The session's presenter, a surgical subspecialist, recommended, among other things, saving time by using a “scribe” to take a patient's history. ... Mary Noble, FACP. Spokane, Wash. Editor's note: As our disclaimer indicates, articles in ACP
Professionalism in wartime: Arab and Jewish medical staffers caring together. [Editor’s Note: The following is quoted from Tal Kessler, an intern at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and was translated ... The atmosphere was warm and good, despite
pay. Our story offers advice on caring for undocumented patients in today's climate, including tips on establishing cultural competency and building rapport. ... Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Executive Editor.
With Arizona[Editor's note: After the story appeared, the state passed a medical marijuana ballot measure by 4, 300 of 1.6 million votes cast], there are now 15 states ... Robert A. Murden, FACP. Columbus, Ohio. The letters to the editor in the
Besides, as one of the show's writers said after listening to Dr. ... Editor's Note: This made it onto the show as Episode 7 of Season 5: “The Itch”.].
Force-feeding Guantanamo prisoners tortures medical profession. [Editor’s note: This piece first appeared in The Plain Dealer on Sept. ... It is, therefore, expected that ethicists are divided on many issues, much as the U.S.
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care physician coordinating care and maintaining open lines of communication with specialists and others involved in their patient's health. ... Sincerely,. Janet Colwell. Editor.
Editor's note: Dr. Lien disclosed that she is a consultant for insulin manufacturers Sanofi-Aventis, Merck, Eli Lilly, and Novo Nordisk. ... Editor's note: Drs. Karl and Mahoney write on behalf of the Tucson and Contra Costa Chapters of the Citizens'
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