Challenges in Medicine

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

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How Medicine Kills Creativity

Tara McCannel, MD, PhD

Oct 21, 2019

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The Paradox for Docs

Debra E. Blaine, MD

Oct 21, 2019 Link to The Paradox for Docs

Read Chief Wellness Officer: New Opportunity, Necessary Rolearticle image

Chief Wellness Officer: New Opportunity, Necessary Role

Arthur Lazarus, MD, MBA

Oct 18, 2019 Link to Chief Wellness Officer: New Opportunity, Necessary Role

Read I Refuse to Be Put in the Crossfire of an Angry Patientarticle image

I Refuse to Be Put in the Crossfire of an Angry Patient

Nina M. Carroll, MD

Oct 15, 2019 Link to I Refuse to Be Put in the Crossfire of an Angry Patient

Read What is Cadillac Health Care Syndrome?article image

What is Cadillac Health Care Syndrome?

Joseph Francis Bentivegna, MD

Oct 2, 2019 Link to What is Cadillac Health Care Syndrome?

Read Using an EMR in Front of a Patient Is Akin to Distracted Drivingarticle image

Using an EMR in Front of a Patient Is Akin to Distracted Driving

Adam Rosen, DO

Sep 30, 2019 Link to Using an EMR in Front of a Patient Is Akin to Distracted Driving

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Does a Medical Board Consultant Have a Duty to Care?

Anne Phelan-Adams, MD

Sep 30, 2019 Link to Does a Medical Board Consultant Have a Duty to Care?

Read I'm a White Doctor. How Could I Earn This Black Father's Trust? article image

I'm a White Doctor. How Could I Earn This Black Father's Trust?

Phoebe Prioleau, MD

Sep 11, 2019 Link to I'm a White Doctor. How Could I Earn This Black Father's Trust?

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The Burden of Having Ears That Can Hear

Tamorah Lewis, MD, PhD

Sep 10, 2019 Link to The Burden of Having Ears That Can Hear

Read How Advanced Practice Providers (APPs) Can Help Residents Get More Time Offarticle image

How Advanced Practice Providers (APPs) Can Help Residents Get More Time Off

Peter Nielson, MD

Sep 5, 2019 Link to How Advanced Practice Providers (APPs) Can Help Residents Get More Time Off

Read 'I'll Get That Checked Out Soon' and Other Lies We Tell Ourselvesarticle image

'I'll Get That Checked Out Soon' and Other Lies We Tell Ourselves

Ashley L. Pistorio, MD, MS

Sep 3, 2019 Link to 'I'll Get That Checked Out Soon' and Other Lies We Tell Ourselves

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Hope Theory Can Cure Our Burnout

Charles Black, MD

Aug 23, 2019 Link to Hope Theory Can Cure Our Burnout

Read Saying 'No' to a Patient Can Be Done out of Compassionarticle image

Saying 'No' to a Patient Can Be Done out of Compassion

Benjamin Schwartz, MD

Aug 21, 2019 Link to Saying 'No' to a Patient Can Be Done out of Compassion

Read When Are We Going to Rethink Residency Training Hours?article image

When Are We Going to Rethink Residency Training Hours?

Kunal Sindhu, MD

Aug 20, 2019 Link to When Are We Going to Rethink Residency Training Hours?

Read In Bad Form? My Patient Left Against Medical Advicearticle image

In Bad Form? My Patient Left Against Medical Advice

Ton La, Jr.

Aug 16, 2019 Link to In Bad Form? My Patient Left Against Medical Advice

Read A Gradual Ascent From the Fog of Frustration in Family Medicinearticle image

A Gradual Ascent From the Fog of Frustration in Family Medicine

Melissa Kwak, MD

Aug 15, 2019 Link to A Gradual Ascent From the Fog of Frustration in Family Medicine

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How Does Medicare for All Affect Doctors?

Gillian Karatinos, MD, M.S.

Aug 13, 2019 Link to How Does Medicare for All Affect Doctors?

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Who Is Actually Determining Our Patients' Care?

Richard C. Allen, MD, PhD, FACS

Aug 5, 2019 Link to Who Is Actually Determining Our Patients' Care?

Read It’s Not Just the Doctors. It’s the Students, Tooarticle image

It’s Not Just the Doctors. It’s the Students, Too

Megan Pignato

Aug 5, 2019 Link to It’s Not Just the Doctors. It’s the Students, Too

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It Is Time for More Doctors to Unionize

Laura Tommaso, MD

Jul 30, 2019 Link to It Is Time for More Doctors to Unionize

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The Emotional Occupational Hazards of Our Work

Brianna Engelson and 2 others

Jul 29, 2019 Link to The Emotional Occupational Hazards of Our Work

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Medical Malpractice Stress Syndrome and Catastrophic Vascular Complications

Joseph Maroon, MD

Jul 29, 2019 Link to Medical Malpractice Stress Syndrome and Catastrophic Vascular Complications