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Reflections from a physician who faced his mortality

We recently spoke with Robert S. Brown, MD, FACP, associate professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and attending nephrologist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. ... As physicians, we frequently encounter the gray zone of medicine
May 2013

Start at the top to get to the bottom of a diagnosis

Hartzband co-directs the internal medicine subinternship program. It is reasonable for a physician to accept a diagnosis of IBS when it is provided directly by the patient as part of ... Academic Emergency Medicine. 2002 Vol. 9.) Using this strategy, the
July 2009

Unmasking the patient's hidden agenda

Dr. Gilson has a special interest in mental health, and three days before he saw this patient, he had led a focus group on suicide prevention in primary care medicine. ... Hartzband co-directs the internal medicine subinternship program.
September 2009

Patient's doubts about diagnosis prompt a second opinion

Seeking what does not fit, rearranging the pieces into a different picture, takes time and effort, but is both the challenge and joy of clinical medicine. ... Hartzband co-directs the internal medicine subinternship program.
March 2008

Are your patients health literate?

And, the latest installment of Mindful Medicine by Jerome Groopman, FACP, and Pamela Hartzband, FACP, examines how physicians can avoid a type of decision-making called “representativeness error” when faced with ... If you have a suggestion for an
July 2011

Framing risks, benefits perilous for physicians and patients

Despite many scientific advances, much of medicine still exists within a gray zone. ... Indeed, the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies places informed patient choice at the pinnacle of quality medical care.
January 2012

Dealing with food allergies, chronic pain

Our latest installment of Mindful Medicine, written by Jerome Groopman, FACP, and Pamela Hartzband, FACP, examines an interesting case of attribution error resulting from a positive stereotype. ... If you have a case to suggest for future Mindful
May 2011

Beware of ‘search satisfaction,’ a common cognitive error

Hartzband co-directs the internal medicine subinternship program.
May 2008

The ‘truth’ about vitamin D

Also in this issue, our latest Mindful Medicine column, Jerome Groopman, FACP, and Pamela Hartzband, FACP, focus on the potential consequences of an uncertain diagnosis in this case, metastatic cancer that ... We're always looking for more cases to
November 2009

Systemic problems common with rheumatoid arthritis

We feature the latest installment of Mindful Medicine, which uses reader-submitted cases to illuminate the art of diagnosis. ... As always, we enjoy hearing from you. Please send your comments and questions, and your ideas for future Mindful Medicine
July 2010

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