From the Editor


Ambition is overrated. The ambitious find it harder to accept failure, and some degree of failure is likely.


Is there a (robotic) doctor in the house?

Research published by Washington University’s Center for Advanced Studies in Adaptive Systems (CASAS) describes a technology that aims to help...

Law & Medicine

Office of Inspector General

Health care fraud, waste, and abuse consume some 10% of federal health expenditures.


How I became a better doctor

Dr. Richard W. Cohen describes how his experience as a patient changed his perspective on practicing medicine.

Law & Medicine

‘Time lost is brain lost’

The plaintiff will typically be disqualified from offering medical testimony, unless there is “common knowledge.”