Pathologist: Unnecessary ordering of laboratory tests a matter of too many options on the menu and too little discernment among physicians-in-training.
Addressing health’s social determinants means confronting the reality that a patient’s health is not treated exclusively within an office setting.
Medical students and resident physicians are particularly vulnerable to moral distress, given the hierarchical nature of their training.
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The patient, a 42-year-old woman, also has had episodes of skin flushing in the head and neck area and has a lesion on her liver.
Delegates oppose capping, eliminating PSLF program. AMA also will push back on 5-year GME funding cap for new residency programs.