August 27, 2012 in Featured, Health Policy, Medical Ethics
Why people believe what they believe.
August 20, 2012 in Health Policy, Medical Ethics
The best course of action for conservatives faced with a conundrum is to pretend that the problem doesn’t exist.
March 15, 2012 in Medical Ethics, Misc
Do as we say. not as we do.
May 21, 2010 in Health Care "Reform", Health Policy, Medical Ethics
The study of motivation in economic rewards models provides us a framework by which to look at how greed and the drive to maximize profit leads to more expensive and poorer quality health care.
April 5, 2010 in Health Policy, Medical Ethics
Repeated testing of physicians seems like a good idea. To bad that there is no proof that this makes any difference in the delivery or quality of patient care.
April 3, 2010 in Medical Ethics, Medical Legal
Many stand on their soap boxes and proclaim that politics and patient care should not mix. But mix they do and the simple act of patient care does not strip the physician of their first amendment rights.
March 2, 2010 in Health Policy, Medical Ethics
Statistically speaking, we are winning the vaccine wars . .
February 27, 2010 in Health Policy, Medical Ethics
It’s like driving with your eyes closed for five seconds or more. This is the equivalent to driving while texting (reading or writing). It’s twice as likely to cause a
February 24, 2010 in Medical Ethics
His response to being reported to the Texas Medical Board is just as unique as some of his medical treatments.
February 13, 2010 in Medical Ethics
The anti-vaccine conspiracy theorists cling tenaciously to a few studies of questionable quality and accuracy and serious credibility issues.