Links: Health and Health Care News
Recent Articles & Blogs
When Doctors Don't Listen - How to Avoid Misdiagnoses and Unnecessary Tests
Hospitals, physicians and researchers brace for fallout from mandated spending cuts.
New York Times article on a new study published that looks at the effects of many efforts on the grading process.
The Inquirer article intended to expand the breadth of The Public's Health.
Science Journal article on professional dress, especially for science careers.
A New York Times article on The Nurse Practitioner as a Family Doctor.
"The Health Care Blog" article describing how the Keystone State is encountering difficulties implementing a health insurance exchange.
A New York Times article on good and bad news for the American Health Care Worker
Doctors with high empathy scores have patients with love rate of serious complications, study shows
Rise outpaced U.S. wage growth and general inflation, survey shows
New York Times - Health
The New York Times has excellent articles on current health and health care issues.
New York Times
The tyranny of a patient's diagnosis on subsequent interactions between patients and doctors.
New York Times
Three Europeans Win the 2008 Nobel for Medicine
Reuter's Health Information, Healthday
Coverage of news articles from Reuters Health Information and Healthday on a variety of topics, compiled by the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.
The Association of American Medical Colleges has an excellent site reviewing health care issues in the news.
Department of Health and Human Services
The Department of Health and Human Services provides excellent statistics and articles on health.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Office on Women's Health provides extensive information on women's health issues.
UPenn's Center for Bioethics
University of Pennsylvania's Center for Bioethics is a good website to check out, as it often provides articles on current ethical issues affecting the practice of medicine.