Challenges in Medicine

Examining the issues in medicine that you, your colleagues, and your patients face.

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Is There a Right Way to Round?

Charlotte Grinberg, MD

Aug 2, 2022

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The Cruel Paradigm of Working in Neonatology

Kerri Z. Machut, MD and 4 others

Aug 1, 2022 Link to The Cruel Paradigm of Working in Neonatology

Read My Patient Went Against Medical Advice. By the Time I Saw Him He Was Paralyzedarticle image

My Patient Went Against Medical Advice. By the Time I Saw Him He Was Paralyzed

Paul Calvin Holtrop, MD

Jul 5, 2022 Link to My Patient Went Against Medical Advice. By the Time I Saw Him He Was Paralyzed

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Playing Hot Potato with Patient Referrals

Sampath Prahalad, MD

Jun 21, 2022 Link to Playing Hot Potato with Patient Referrals

Read Is My Knowledge Enough to Save Me and My Child?article image

Is My Knowledge Enough to Save Me and My Child?

Micaela Stevenson

Jun 13, 2022 Link to Is My Knowledge Enough to Save Me and My Child?

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A Resident's Simple Question Made All the Difference

Dallas Walter, MD

Jun 6, 2022 Link to A Resident's Simple Question Made All the Difference

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Should Physicians Be One-Trick Ponies?

Benjamin T Ostrander, MD, MSE

May 24, 2022 Link to Should Physicians Be One-Trick Ponies?

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The Racist Language That Masquerades As a Diagnosis

Saljooq Asif

May 24, 2022 Link to The Racist Language That Masquerades As a Diagnosis

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Some Days, Being a Physician Feels Like Deja Vu

Heather Kristin Schopper, MD

May 23, 2022 Link to Some Days, Being a Physician Feels Like Deja Vu

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Why I Am Choosing To Be “Inefficient” In Medicine

Colleen McDermott, MD

May 3, 2022 Link to Why I Am Choosing To Be “Inefficient” In Medicine

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We Aren’t Taught Enough to Be Doctors Outside of the Hospital

Sathvik Namburar, MD

May 3, 2022 Link to We Aren’t Taught Enough to Be Doctors Outside of the Hospital

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The High Price We Pay for Health in America

Ricardo Chujutalli, MD, MBA and 1 other

May 2, 2022 Link to The High Price We Pay for Health in America

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Food Is Medicine. Hospital Food Currently Is Not

Benjamin T Ostrander, MD, MSE

Apr 26, 2022 Link to Food Is Medicine. Hospital Food Currently Is Not

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No Job Interview I’ve Had Has Actually Evaluated My Doctoring Skills

Charlotte Grinberg, MD

Apr 26, 2022 Link to No Job Interview I’ve Had Has Actually Evaluated My Doctoring Skills

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What Does Climate Change Have to Do With Medicine?

Rebecca K. Tsevat, MD

Apr 25, 2022 Link to What Does Climate Change Have to Do With Medicine?

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Why We Need to Diversify Medicine

Sarah Martinez

Apr 25, 2022 Link to Why We Need to Diversify Medicine

Read Why Should Hospitals Have to Pay for Uninsured Patients? article image

Why Should Hospitals Have to Pay for Uninsured Patients?

Paul Calvin Holtrop, MD

Apr 18, 2022 Link to Why Should Hospitals Have to Pay for Uninsured Patients?

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Supplements Are Simply Medications Without FDA Oversight

Alexandria Clarinda Lynch, MD, MPH, FACS, CPE

Apr 12, 2022 Link to Supplements Are Simply Medications Without FDA Oversight

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How the NRMP can Clarify the Match Process with One Simple Change

Austin Huang

Apr 6, 2022 Link to How the NRMP can Clarify the Match Process with One Simple Change

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The Cost of Not Talking About Health Care Costs

Rebecca Yanovsky Dufner, MD, MBA

Apr 5, 2022 Link to The Cost of Not Talking About Health Care Costs

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Solving Burnout Takes More than Just Wellness

Sarah Humphreys, MD, MPH

Mar 30, 2022 Link to Solving Burnout Takes More than Just Wellness

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Is It Possible to Reach a State of Flow In Medicine?

Joy Chang Liu, MD

Mar 29, 2022 Link to Is It Possible to Reach a State of Flow In Medicine?