Diversity in Medicine
Greater inpatient care utilization may reflect increased disease severity, inequities in access to outpatient care
“Black men in medical school are an endangered species.”
Hospitals in metropolitan areas and those serving wealthier patients were more likely to start programs, according to a new cross-sectional...
Those transgender patients who seek care often have unpleasant experiences.
The gaps were widest surrounding surgical care.
The editor of JAMA and the head of the AMA have joined others in criticizing the episode.
From the Journals
In a sample of Chinese American parents and children, reports of racial discrimination during the pandemic were common.
It is not a stretch to suggest that skin manifestations associated with COVID-19 may look very different in darker skin.
Listen to children’s or teens’ concerns and share information in developmentally appropriate ways. It is okay to not have all of the answers.
Underrepresented minorities face systemic bias and racism when interacting with the healthcare system, Dr. Salles writes.
The physician event will feature 10 teams of two, with one physician handing over her account to her black female counterpart for the day.