The oath that physicians take has changed a lot since the original 5th century BC Hippocratic Oath. What do these changes say about medical ethics today?
Chronic knee pain due to injury of the cartilage is common, however, many people are afraid of surgery. They need to understand current treatment options.
More and more physicians are signing employment contracts as opposed to opening up a practice. If you see any of these 8 concerning contract items when reviewing your contract, it is probably time to negotiate.
A new care model, the multidisciplinary specialist team, has the potential to improve patient care and allow physicians to grow personally and professionally.
An increasing multicultural divide between patients and the healthcare workforce can impede patient engagement and may lead to poor outcomes and higher costs.
One obstacle to diagnosis of sleep apnea is patient fear of treatment options. They may not know that more patient-centric options are now available.
The methodologies for conducting physician practice valuations of different practices may vary but the basic principles reviewed here are the same.
We know we can extend healthy life using readily available medications and a team-based, systematic approach. But, do we have the will to do it?