Challenges in Medicine

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

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How Do I Know I Made the Right Clinical Decision If I Don’t See the Outcome?

Charlotte Grinberg, MD

May 12, 2021

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Examining Diversity and Equity at ACOG 2021

Cresta Wedel Jones, MD FACOG

May 10, 2021 Link to Examining Diversity and Equity at ACOG 2021

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Why Do We Reduce Our Patients to Words?

Nicholas Salter

May 10, 2021 Link to Why Do We Reduce Our Patients to Words?

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Taking Race(ism) Out of the Equation

Victor Ekuta, MD

May 1, 2021 Link to Taking Race(ism) Out of the Equation

Read The New Price Transparency Rule Aims to Lower Drug Costs. But Will It Work?article image

The New Price Transparency Rule Aims to Lower Drug Costs. But Will It Work?

Abraham Kim

Apr 20, 2021 Link to The New Price Transparency Rule Aims to Lower Drug Costs. But Will It Work?

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I Can Affect Social Change as a Surgeon, Too

Nzuekoh Nchinda, MD

Apr 12, 2021 Link to I Can Affect Social Change as a Surgeon, Too

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The Case for Three Years of Med School

Connor Breinholt

Apr 10, 2021 Link to The Case for Three Years of Med School

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Why We Should Be Encouraging 'Stupid' Questions

Scarlett Hao, MD

Apr 5, 2021 Link to Why We Should Be Encouraging 'Stupid' Questions

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The Consequences of Not Following Your Gut

Elizabeth Moham

Apr 2, 2021 Link to The Consequences of Not Following Your Gut

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Justice Is Not a Passive Process. Medicine Must Step Up

Yuemei (Amy) Zhang, MD, MBA

Mar 18, 2021 Link to Justice Is Not a Passive Process. Medicine Must Step Up

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The New CPT Codes: The Start of A Long Way to Go

Melinda Rebecca Ring, MD FACP, ABOIM

Mar 17, 2021 Link to The New CPT Codes: The Start of A Long Way to Go

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The Case of the Missing Gallstone

Bhagwan Satiani, MD

Mar 15, 2021 Link to The Case of the Missing Gallstone

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Why COVID-19 No-Visitation Policies May Be Doing More Harm Than Good

David Deemer

Mar 8, 2021 Link to Why COVID-19 No-Visitation Policies May Be Doing More Harm Than Good

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'Who Has Access to Health Care?' and Other Questions Worth Asking

Zainab Mabizari, MD

Mar 1, 2021 Link to 'Who Has Access to Health Care?' and Other Questions Worth Asking

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Resilience Can Only Take Us So Far

Charles Black, MD

Feb 25, 2021 Link to Resilience Can Only Take Us So Far

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Of Medical Students and Goldfish: How Schools Affect Us

Lizbeth Hu, MD

Feb 22, 2021 Link to Of Medical Students and Goldfish: How Schools Affect Us

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I Left Medicine For a Year. Here's What I Learned, and Why I'm Coming Back

Jennifer Lycette, MD

Feb 22, 2021 Link to I Left Medicine For a Year. Here's What I Learned, and Why I'm Coming Back

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Who Are You Calling Doctor?

Scarlett Hao, MD

Feb 18, 2021 Link to Who Are You Calling Doctor?

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An Apple A Day? Evaluating Gaps in Medical Training

Beatrice Go, MD

Feb 8, 2021 Link to An Apple A Day? Evaluating Gaps in Medical Training

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The DNR Tattoo

Lindsay Rebecca Ripley, MD

Feb 5, 2021 Link to The DNR Tattoo

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We’ve Taught Patients To Rely On Us Instead of Themselves

Brian Andrew Freeman, MD, MPH

Jan 13, 2021 Link to We’ve Taught Patients To Rely On Us Instead of Themselves

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Why We Need to Speak Up on Health Care Reform

Alejandro Badia, MD, FACS

Jan 8, 2021 Link to Why We Need to Speak Up on Health Care Reform