Hospital Adverts On Television Just Like Big Pharma? No thanks.
Long Past Due, from the BMJ: clinical practice guidelines should incorporate information on treatment burden to enable patients to make informed decisions about treatments.1 For people of working age, this information should also include acceptability and feasibility of implementation in the work context.
A man’s power to connect his thought to its proper symbol, and so to utter it, depends on the simplicity of his character, that is, his love of truth and his desire to communicate it without loss. Ralph Waldo Emerson The whole thing had been a mistake from the beginning. It was if the Old […]
Physician, Know Thyself When Communicating With Cancer Patients
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Hospital Retaliation Against Doctors Over Patient Safety Concerns In an Oct. 2 interview with the Detroit Free Press, Dr. Elder said there was no truth to the allegations of misconduct, and that the demotions were a retaliation attempt by DMC and its parent company, Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare, after the four individuals voiced concerns about safety […]
The boards of Cleveland Clinic and Vero Beach, Fla.-based Indian River Medical Center voted to approve a series of agreements allowing IRMC to integrate into the Cleveland Clinic, the organizations announced Oct. 3.