Medical students and resident physicians are particularly vulnerable to moral distress, given the hierarchical nature of their training.
Residents are much less likely to say something when an attending physician is involved in unsafe or unprofessional behavior.
Delegates oppose capping, eliminating PSLF program. AMA also will push back on 5-year GME funding cap for new residency programs.
Physicians were elected during the 2017 AMA Annual Meeting to the office of president-elect and to open seats on the AMA Board of Trustees.
Pathologist: Unnecessary ordering of laboratory tests a matter of too many options on the menu and too little discernment among physicians-in-training.