April 23, 2011 in Medicine
Are there survival benefits to drinking your own urine? What you don’t know (or don’t want to know) might not make any difference.
March 14, 2011 in Medicine
Giving every student athlete a screening EKG is likely to be extremely expensive and not very effective.
March 13, 2011 in Medicine
Endoscopes may become cheap and disposable.
February 10, 2011 in Health Policy, Medical Legal
You would think that the ER and hospital staff put forth the effort to get an accurate list of every patient’s home medications. Far too frequently, you’d be wrong.
December 27, 2010 in Health Care "Reform", Health Policy
An example of why it’s hard to write software for health care delivery systems.
September 25, 2010 in Misc
Senate candidate Christine O’Donnell has a significant problem with definitions and abstract thought.
September 7, 2010 in Health Care "Reform"
It is said that the happiest days in a boat owner’s life are the day he buys it and the day he sells it. Likewise, The happiest days in a