Tafari Mbadiwe

MD, JD

Most Recent Articles by Tafari Mbadiwe

Examining the Ethics of ADHD Diagnoses: Legitimate, or Diagnosis of Convenience?

Examining the Ethics of ADHD Diagnoses: Legitimate, or Diagnosis of Convenience?

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A physician discusses their thoughts on the ADHD "epidemic."

Avoiding Litigation With Defensive Medicine: Where Do We Draw the Line?

Avoiding Litigation With Defensive Medicine: Where Do We Draw the Line?

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The principal driver of practicing defensive medicine is the desire to avoid litigation.

Statistical vs Clinical Significance: Evaluating Bias in Research

Statistical vs Clinical Significance: Evaluating Bias in Research

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Statistical vs clinical significance is a battle royale being constantly waged throughout all facets of medical research.

Making a Decision: Using Conscious vs Unconscious Thinking to Solve the Problem

Making a Decision: Using Conscious vs Unconscious Thinking to Solve the Problem

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A physician discusses conscious and unconscious problem solving methods.

Examining "Unknown Knowns" in Medicine

Examining "Unknown Knowns" in Medicine

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Unknown knowns are ideas that people are aware of on some level but, for whatever reason, choose not to admit.

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