Business of Medicine
Unscientific survey by two senators indicates it’s not going to happen.
Solid teamwork among physicians and nurses not only makes for a smoother work environment, it also helps to reduce medical errors and lower the...
With the changing political landscape in Washington, there has been much talk about health care in the United States. The Affordable Care Act (ACA...
Under the “Captain of the Ship” doctrine, physicians may face growing liability risks from their assistants’ negligence.
An individual’s identity is a learned response to social stimuli, modeling oneself to the expectations of others. Doctors are perceived to be...
“Demographic destiny” favors medical specialists over primary care.
Last week, I hospitalized a patient against her will, based in part on what her family members told me she had threatened to do. The patient...
The outcome of a pending lawsuit could have a major impact on health care coverage in the United States.
Dosage windows could be difficult to understand pharmacologically, but for a partial agonist the presumed mechanism could be more evident....
The technique - called "silver loading" because it pushed price increases onto the silver-level plans in the ACA marketplaces - was used by many...