Monday’s Muse: NHAMCS Data Gives Food For Thought Day 22

When I started the challenge, I didn’t consider the Thanksgiving holiday or relocating. Rather than stress myself to meet a self-imposed challenge, I will take…

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Saturday’s Search: What is the racial breakdown of medical errors? Day 20

One of the most common reasons for medical errors is poor communication between doctors and patients. When patients are not believed or heard, it sets…

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Friday’s Question: What Is The Racial Breakdown Of Medical Errors? Day 19

Today, I attempted another way to find out about racial disparities in medical errors. I searched other surveillance reports, namely vital statistics/records, to see if…

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Thursday’s Thoughts: Hospitals Are Harming Black Patients Day 18

Medical errors are the third leading cause of death in the U.S.  A PubMed and a google search using medical errors and race yielded nothing…

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Catholic Hospitals Expand

As Catholic Hospitals Expand, So Do Limits on Some Procedures

http://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/10/health/catholic-hospitals-procedures.html By Katie Hafner One in six hospital patients in the United States is now treated in a Catholic facility, according to the Catholic Health…

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Are Hospitals Deadly For Your Health?

MEDICAL ERRORS Going to the doctor may be deadly for your health! The risk of poor health care is high.  Recently published findings show medical…

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Do You Know?

Do you know ? Do you know how many times I’ve been verbally abused? Do you know the names I’ve been called ? Do you…

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Physicians Guide Patients Choice

  Physicians Guide Patient’s Choice of Treatment Doctor Priorities vs. Patient Priorities The link to Doctor Priorities vs. Patient Priorities, DANIELLE OFRI, M.D uniquely frames contrasting…

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Do You Know?

Do you know ? Do you know how many times I’ve been verbally abused? Do you know names I’ve been called ? Do you know how many…

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Do You Know?

This poem goes out to #JudgeJosephJohnston; it was inspired by your ruling.  Please #FreeJustina Do you know ? Do you know how many times I’ve…

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DSM 5: Mental Illness or Money

DSM 5: Mental Illness or Money Psychiatry is in dire need of attention. The field lacks science and discipline. DSM-5 (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual-5) is…

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Parentectomy On SALE In Boston | Part 2

What Are the Indications for Parent-Ectomy? (Part 2) There is an outbreak at Boston Children’s Hospital. Indeed, there have been unusually high numbers of a…

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