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Web Exclusive: Draft Bill Threatens Existence of Physician-Owned Hospitals
The American Hospital Association and other large hospital groups have made a "quid pro quo" deal with the...
Web Exclusive: About 45,000 Docs Qualify for Medicaid HIT Money
Approximately 45,000 physicians across the nation will qualify for as much as $63,750 in Medicaid stimulus money over...
Are doctors to blame for low health literacy?
Research published by the Mayo Clinic found that 86 percent of patients said they knew they had been given a new drug...
Web Exclusive: The Messy Business of Keeping Clean
Despite widespread acknowledgement of the problems that superbugs pose, agreement and compliance with basic protocols...
India's Advertising Dilemma
India has high hopes for its healthcare industry and the potential for medical travel, but maintains regulations...
Audio: Physician Shortage: Many Questions Remain
Bruce Auerbach, MD, of the Massachusetts Medical Society, talks about recent testimony he gave to Congress on the...
Online house calls click with doctors
Since the dawn of e-mail, patients have been pleading for more doctors to offer medical advice online. No traffic jams...
Physicians develop new techniques and equipment to keep up with athletes
Professional athletes are often at the forefront of sports medicine, presenting injuries and special circumstances that...
Web Exclusive: Dr. Spendthrift
The root cause of the healthcare industry's spiraling costs is the pen sitting in your white coat. Nearly every...
Women surgeons complain of bias by male chief
Three female neurosurgeons who currently or formerly worked at Brigham and Women's Hospital have filed discrimination...