Standing up for the practicing physician
Friday, May 19, 2017
When JAMA Shows Who They Are
Front and back covers of the May 2nd, 2017 Issue of JAMA on Physician Conflicts of Interest in Medicine In the May 2nd issue of the Jou...
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Caption Contest: Twin Towers
Adjacent Towers in Chicago (Click image to enlarge) Okay internet: I need a clever caption for the above photo (note the building label...
Friday, May 05, 2017
There is talk of quality in health care. There is talk of safety. Millions upon millions of dollars are spent on "quality and safety&...
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
What JAMA's Editors Failed to Disclose
"The lady doth protest too much, methinks." - from Hamlet , by William Shakespeare An entire journal dedicated to a discussion...
Saturday, April 29, 2017
Texas: The Latest Front of the Ugly Civil War in American Medicine
The Alamo, 1894 (from Wikipedia ) The ugly civil war in American medicine continues, this time in Texas. This civil war is not a war...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Teirstein: An Urgent Call to Action
This important email has been widely circulated today from Paul Teirstein, MD, President of the National Board of Physicians and Surgeons (...
Monday, April 17, 2017
For Texas Legislators: MOC's Myriad Conflicts of Interest
The American Board of Medical Specialties' (ABMS) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) proprietary continuing education program has a myri...
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