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January 01, 1990 - November 18, 2012 + Second Opinion
Doctors have a hard time when people don't follow their advice. But behavior change isn't easy for anyone -- not even doctors.
Despite substance abuse being a major medical and public problem, only twelve out of 125 medical schools surveyed, offer a required course in substance abuse...
Studies suggest we are over-treating people who have high cholesterol but no risk factors for heart disease...
Getting a call from your doctor may not be just another phone call...
So much of what medical students learn is not from books and lectures but from their watching the behaviors of others. It may be that...
The loss of a loved one can have profound health consequences.
Patient permission for publication is essential, but without publication medical science stands still...
Why are drug companies offering doctors in developing countries free gifts, computers and jewelry? Do those work for you?
Is it true that immigrants come here to use our healthcare system and offer little in return?
Sometimes an old fashioned hug can be more therapeutic than a pill or procedure...
Often doctors do not consider the costs of the tests, drugs or procedures they recommend to patients . A doctor-patient dialogue about all effective treatment...
For many years I have been teaching medical students that one of the things we need to change in medicine is for doctors to admit...