Challenges in Medicine

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

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The ‘Do Something’ Bias in Medicine

Charlotte Grinberg, MD

Jan 7, 2021

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Requiem For the Written Note

Daniel Waters, DO

Jan 4, 2021 Link to Requiem For the Written Note

Read What It Means When a Physician Loses Anonymityarticle image

What It Means When a Physician Loses Anonymity

Bailey Wolding

Dec 14, 2020 Link to What It Means When a Physician Loses Anonymity

Read As Both Patients and Physicians, Women Face Discriminationarticle image

As Both Patients and Physicians, Women Face Discrimination

Melinda Rebecca Ring, MD FACP, ABOIM

Dec 14, 2020 Link to As Both Patients and Physicians, Women Face Discrimination

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The Danger of Removing Professionalism from the Profession

Charles Black, MD

Nov 20, 2020 Link to The Danger of Removing Professionalism from the Profession

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Are Resident Clinics Harming Patients?

Phoebe Prioleau, MD

Nov 16, 2020 Link to Are Resident Clinics Harming Patients?

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The Conversation Doctors Aren’t Prepared For

Henry Bair

Oct 27, 2020 Link to The Conversation Doctors Aren’t Prepared For

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Sometimes It's Necessary To Be Uncomfortable

Bailey Wolding

Oct 23, 2020 Link to Sometimes It's Necessary To Be Uncomfortable

Read Why Physicians Need a Collective Bargaining Agreementarticle image

Why Physicians Need a Collective Bargaining Agreement

Daniel Waters, DO

Oct 23, 2020 Link to Why Physicians Need a Collective Bargaining Agreement

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Please Stop Blaming Your Patients

Clayton Lee Foster, MD

Oct 8, 2020 Link to Please Stop Blaming Your Patients

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The Empathy Gap

Amanda Guarniere, NP

Oct 6, 2020 Link to The Empathy Gap

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Environmental Sustainability is Good Business for Health Systems

Marisa Hudson

Oct 1, 2020 Link to Environmental Sustainability is Good Business for Health Systems

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Vulnerability as a Superpower

Jennifer Lycette, MD

Sep 28, 2020 Link to Vulnerability as a Superpower

Read What the EMR Won’t Tell You: Lessons Learned from My First House Call as a Medical Studentarticle image

What the EMR Won’t Tell You: Lessons Learned from My First House Call as a Medical Student

Maeher Grewal

Sep 15, 2020 Link to What the EMR Won’t Tell You: Lessons Learned from My First House Call as a Medical Student

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The Failing of the Physical Exam

Paul Ruggieri, MD

Sep 10, 2020 Link to The Failing of the Physical Exam

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How Personal Protection Extends Beyond a Mask

Ben R Bache-Wiig, MD

Aug 27, 2020 Link to How Personal Protection Extends Beyond a Mask

Read To Fight COVID-19, the Medical Establishment Must Address Its History of Racismarticle image

To Fight COVID-19, the Medical Establishment Must Address Its History of Racism

Rajesh Reddy, MD MPH

Aug 26, 2020 Link to To Fight COVID-19, the Medical Establishment Must Address Its History of Racism

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Response to #Medbikini: Standing Up Against Sexism in Medicine

Christina Wornom, RN

Aug 25, 2020 Link to Response to #Medbikini: Standing Up Against Sexism in Medicine

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The Hurdle to a COVID-19 Vaccine Nobody Talks About: Supply Chain Management

Frieda Wiley

Aug 24, 2020 Link to The Hurdle to a COVID-19 Vaccine Nobody Talks About: Supply Chain Management

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We Write the Prescriptions, but at What Cost?

Steven Robert Quimby, MD

Aug 21, 2020 Link to We Write the Prescriptions, but at What Cost?

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Discourse on Beauty in Medicine

John Frederick Clark, MD

Aug 18, 2020 Link to Discourse on Beauty in Medicine

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How Virtual Interviews Might Mitigate Systemic Sexism in Medicine

Michelle Amy Finkel, MD

Aug 17, 2020 Link to How Virtual Interviews Might Mitigate Systemic Sexism in Medicine