Standing up for the practicing physician
Thursday, May 23, 2019
The Bizarre Week of Pro-MOC Activities
"ABIM is disappointed to learn of a lawsuit filed on behalf of four diplomates. The organization will vigorously defend itself, recogn...
Friday, May 10, 2019
Grandfathers, Lattes, and the ACC's CMP Pathway
Drs. Kovacs (L), Fisher (C), and Marine (R) discuss MOC and the ACC/HRS Collaborative Maintenance Pathway (CMP) at the Heart Rhythm Soci...
Thursday, May 09, 2019
HRS Scientific Sessions 2019: Science or Story-Telling?
I had just left the Opening Plenary Session at the 2019 Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) Scientific Sessions in San Francisco and was sitting my...
Thursday, May 02, 2019
Physician Plaintiffs Counter ABIM's Motion to Dismiss
Following the Dec 6 2018 filing of a class action antitrust lawsuit against the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) by four inter...
Sunday, April 14, 2019
The Powerful Counterrevolutionaries
There's an amazing thread developing on Doug Farango's Authentic Medicine blog post titled " The AAFP Loves the ABFM and Sleep...
Friday, April 12, 2019
Physicians Are Eagles Who Believe They Are Chickens
Chicken or Eagle? Image by Wes Fisher MD (Click to enlarge) There are 800,000 physicians in America and more than 80% believe the Mai...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Schulman: End This Maddening Waste of Time for Rhode Island Doctors
From an opinion piece published earlier by internist Howard Schulman, MD in the Rhode Island Providence Journal : "I am writing to giv...
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