Challenges in Medicine

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

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The Burden of Having Ears That Can Hear

Tamorah Lewis, MD, PhD

Sep 10, 2019

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

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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

Read Medical Malpractice Stress Syndrome and Catastrophic Vascular Complicationsarticle image

Medical Malpractice Stress Syndrome and Catastrophic Vascular Complications

Joseph Maroon, MD

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

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I Am More Than a Press-Ganey Score

Fola Babatunde, MD

Jul 25, 2019 Link to I Am More Than a Press-Ganey Score

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Institutionally Driven Initiatives May Help Prevent Burnout More Successfully

Shree Agrawal MD

Jul 23, 2019 Link to Institutionally Driven Initiatives May Help Prevent Burnout More Successfully

Read Who's Going to be Left to Deliver Your Children's Children? article image

Who's Going to be Left to Deliver Your Children's Children?

Christina Adams, MD

Jul 17, 2019 Link to Who's Going to be Left to Deliver Your Children's Children?

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'If I Let Her Keep Talking How Far Behind Was I Going to Get?'

Caroline Rose, MD

Jul 11, 2019 Link to 'If I Let Her Keep Talking How Far Behind Was I Going to Get?'

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How Do We Create a Healthier Patient-Provider Ecosystem

Shree Agrawal MD

Jul 1, 2019 Link to How Do We Create a Healthier Patient-Provider Ecosystem

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The Residency Match Process Violates Espoused Values

Mark Mullen

Jun 28, 2019 Link to The Residency Match Process Violates Espoused Values

Read The Interview Trail: Bias Has a New Facearticle image

The Interview Trail: Bias Has a New Face

Shree Agrawal MD

Jun 26, 2019 Link to The Interview Trail: Bias Has a New Face

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Coming to Terms With Quality Metrics for the Greater Good

Jeffrey Howard Millstein, MD

Jun 25, 2019 Link to Coming to Terms With Quality Metrics for the Greater Good