Written by members of the AMA Physician Communications team.
Medical students and resident physicians are particularly vulnerable to moral distress, given the hierarchical nature of their training.
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The AMA House of Delegates weighs in on emerging drugs of abuse, veterans’ care, and treatment for pain and opioid-use disorder.
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