California Healthline correspondent Angela Hart discussed how the coronavirus pandemic has derailed California’s efforts to deal with homelessness on KPBS “Midday Edition” on Oct. 8. Click here to hear Hart on KPBS Read “Hard Lives Made Harder by COVID: Homeless Endure a ‘Slow-Moving Train Wreck,’”… Read More »KHN on the Air This Week
Dr. Katherine Pannel was initially thrilled to see President Donald Trump’s physician is a doctor of osteopathic medicine. A practicing D.O. herself, she loved seeing another glass ceiling broken for the type of doctor representing 11% of practicing physicians in the U.S. and now 1… Read More »Stigma Against D.O.s Had Been Dissipating Until Trump’s Doctor Took the Spotlight
How to Stay Excited and In Love with a Career in Medicine If you combine an insatiable desire to expand skills with a fearlessness to walk away, you can have a long, exciting career in medicine. The Doctor Weighs In
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My Grandparents’ Agonizing Deaths Taught Me to Be a Better Doctor A medical student’s mom told her witnessing her grandfather’s agonizing death was a gift, implying that it would make her a better doctor. The Doctor Weighs In
By SYLVIE STACY, MD, MPH As a physician and writer on the topic medical careers, I’ve noticed extensive interest in nonclinical career options for physicians. These include jobs in health care administration, management consulting, pharmaceuticals, health care financing, and medical writing, to name a few.… Read More »Medical Education Must Adapt to Support the Broadening Role of Physicians
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Does the US Have a Physician Shortage or a Physician Training Shortage? The number of medical school graduates greatly exceeds the number of 1st-year residency positions. There’s a serious physician training shortage in the US. The Doctor Weighs In
What You Should Know: – Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN performed the first-ever shoulder arthroplasty procedure using Wright Medical’s groundbreaking BLUPRINT Mixed Reality Technology, which provides surgeons a 3-D holographic view of the patient’s pre-operative plan. – The Mixed Reality Application is the latest addition to Wright’s BLUEPRINT ecosystem and enables… Read More »Mayo Clinic Performs First Shoulder Arthroplasty Procedure Using Mixed Reality
Separating fact from fiction: McMaster students, Toronto physician earn international praise for online tools
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