Diversity in Medicine
Clinical training might explain the delay in diagnosis of nail psoriasis in patients with darker skin types.
Nail involvement occurred in significantly more Black and Hispanic/Latino patients than in White patients.
Could the actions we take in the EHR reveal the unconscious biases we have?
Compared with men, women receive a diagnosis of rheumatic disease much later and are treated more poorly, research suggests.
To me, the main goal is to expand our workforce. The secondary goal is to stay diverse, because we get better providers when we do so.
A U.K. survey shed light on the lingering effects of long COVID on more than 600 chronically ill and disabled doctors with the condition.
Primary care providers should discuss contraindications and contraception preferences for patients of child-bearing ability.
From the Journals
Doctors are more likely to use negative language when describing a Black patient than they are a White patient.
The opinion does not prohibit universities from considering how race has affected an applicant’s life.
Should a patient’s request for a health care practitioner of a different race or sex always be accommodated? A recent blog called for a zero...
The lawsuit sheds light on the power dynamics of a politically potent organization that has more than 271,000 members and holds assets of $1.2...