A discrepancy exists between patient and practitioner experiences with and attitudes about electronic health record use.
A growing body of research suggests that patients are not always transparent with their physicians about critical information.
Patients trust that what they tell their doctors will remain confidential, but under certain specific circumstances, the doctors may be obligated to breach that trust.
Analiz Rodriguez, MD, a neurosurgeon in Arkansas, recounts her experience with misogynoir during her residency training and the toll it took on her as a Black woman.
Women in academic medicine typically have lower starting salaries than men, and this disparity remains after 10 years on the job.
Patients rated female doctors more on their interpersonal skills and not much on their technical competence, a study found.
The US Supreme Court is on the verge of striking down the landmark Roe vs Wade ruling.
The COVID-19 pandemic has underscored how easy it is for disreputable and nonauthoritative sources to spread wrong and possibly dangerous medical information.
The guidance aims to ensure that the data submitted to the Agency adequately represent the patients that will use the medical products.
To examine the prevalence of burnout among psychiatrists specifically, the researchers evaluated 36 studies involving 5481 participants from 19 countries.