AMA member and surgical fellow Mark A. Kashtan, MD, discovered the importance of empathy in a health care well before he became a physician.
Effective care for lesbian, gay, bi or transgender patients can hinge on sending the right signals and steering clear of presumptions.
When it comes to safe medication storage, patients should secure prescription drugs as they would jewelry or cash.
Getting started on the team-based care journey can seem daunting. Follow this advice from those well on their way.
Anki flashcards for medical school are helping students master new material. Here’s how to integrate this study aid into your daily routine.
The AMA Code of Medical Ethics offers guidance on what to do to help prevent, identify and treat violence and abuse.
Higher stakes and greater independence can mean less face time with your colleagues. Here is what to expect out of your peer relationships in residency.
The case: A 34-year-old man exhibits diarrhea and flatulence for three months. What will concurrent serological studies reveal?
Physicians must score a minimum of 15 points in 2018 to avoid a Medicare pay cut in 2020. An AMA resource shows how to do it.
Virtual patient simulations—in EHRs, in virtual reality, and more—help across a number of media; medical education is embracing technology to the benefit of trainees. Here’s how.