Getting a good night’s sleep

Nothing frightens sleep away faster than an all-out effort to find it. And yet, it should be the easiest of all health habits to cultivate.


Terminating an employee

Make it clear, when necessary, that the decision has already been made, so arguing or pleading will change nothing.


In search of an ear

For many people, the workplace serves as a therapeutic outlet where they can share their troubles. But this is not often the case for physicians...


Medical ethics and economics

It’s up to physicians to build an ethical wall between interests in clinical research.


When NOT to perform a Pap test

Dr. Emma C. Rossi explains when it is not appropriate to perform a Pap test, but is the time to perform a...

Law & Medicine

Mandatory reporting laws

What requirements do state and federal governments impose on health care providers who treat potential cases of...