The Food and Drug Administration recently authorized 23andMe to provide consumers with results of germline DNA sequence variants associated with...
In the struggle to understand and comply with new regulations, it’s easy to neglect older ones. Recently, I suggested reviewing your practice for...
Found in Translation
We are in the midst of a revolution in genome editing. Science now exists in “AC,” or after CRISPR. Able to speedily and efficiently make genomic...
From the Editor
What are the best ways for us to become high-reliability individuals?
Consider recommending a 12-month interval between treatment and pregnancy to ensure resolution of high-grade dysplasia.
After 18 years of practice, I have plenty of patients whom I respect and with whom I have a strong or longstanding relationship, but I don’t have...
Women are more likely to be diagnosed with a chronic pain condition and seek treatment. There are preoperative, perioperative, and postoperative...
Law & Medicine
What impact have recent court decisions had on physicians’ freedom of speech rights?
Resolve to improve your use of electronic health records to make your life easier in the coming year.
Policies and practices for giving patients a copy of their medical record can vary in regard to the reason it is needed, the medium for copying...
Chair of the American Bar Association Health Law Section discusses what health law changes to expect under the new administration.