The intersection of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, ethnicity and class can determine patients’ health and well-being, experts say.
Medical students and resident physicians are particularly vulnerable to moral distress, given the hierarchical nature of their training.
While views on health care have changed within the physician community during the AMA’s 170-year history, our mission has been unwavering.
The most effective way to fight proposed cutbacks in health care coverage may be to tell the stories of patients affected by them.
Meet Brian Keith McNeil, MD, who says affability, availability, ability and empathy are key to succeeding as a urologist.