Finally, from a preventive ethics perspective, this case highlights the importance of having early conversations with patients and families about foreseeable future ethical dilemmas.
Delgado Guay. The American Geriatrics Society's Updated Beers Criteria for Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Adults, published in the April 2012 Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, highlight the
So, in lieu of our usual analysis of obvious news, we offer you some highlights of the weirdest health-related news of the week, all courtesy of the Washington Post.
The comments by readers are worth a look, too, and highlight the inherent tensions in such a project: It’s work that’s stunning, haunting, and probably prize-winning.
Hospital fashion steps forward. The November AARP Bulletin highlights a promising development in hospital couture: trendsetter Diane von Furstenberg has designed new, unisex gowns ready for wearing in hospitals.
And it highlights that patients don't carry badges saying that they have viral hepatitis.
Proponents of the measure (Proposition 46) highlight the danger posed by impaired physicians and the ubiquity of drug testing for other professionals such as airline pilots and public safety officers.
Obviously, I support labeling that highlights specific known dangers of a product.
To do our part, bloggers used this (and hopefully other) posts to “Highlight Get Smart Week on your website” as CDC suggested as an Activity Idea.
Her understanding of different rounding styles highlights a key question about rounds and graduated responsibility.