Articles of Interest

February 2017

Ethics in the Pediatric Emergency Department: When Mistakes Happen–An Approach to the Process, Evaluation, and Response to Medical Errors
February, 2016 | Naomi Dreisinger, MD, MS and Nathan Zapolsky, MD for Pediatric Emergency Care

Ethics, Emotions, and the Skills of Talking About Progressing Disease with Terminally Ill Adolescents
December, 2016 | A. R. Rosenburg, et al. from JAMA

A Framework to Improve Surgeon Communication in High-Stakes Surgical Decisions: Best Case/Worst Case
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ebruary 1, 2017 | L. J. Taylor, et al. from JAMA

Diabetes for a Day
February 6, 2017 | Jared Ellis, MD for JAMA

The Conversation Placebo
January 19, 2017 | Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD for the New York Times Op-Ed

January 2017

My Name is Not “Interpreter
May 17, 2016 | Robert E. Montenegro, MD, PhD for JAMA

A View from the Edge-Creating a Culture of Caring
January 5, 2017 | Rana L.A. Awdish, MD of the New England Journal of Medicine

Little White Lies
January 3, 2017 | Daniel F. Chen, MD of JAMA

Teaching Surgery Residents the Skills to Communicate Difficult News to Patient and Family Members: A Literature Review
October 15, 2015 | Sanjeeta Lamba, et al. of the Journal of Palliative Medicine

Medical Students Need to Learn the Potent Medicine of Empathy
September 29, 2016 | Wolfgang Gillier

How Measurement Fails Doctors and Teachers
January 16, 2016 | Robert M. Wachter of the New York Times

Letting Go: What Should Medicine Do When It Can’t Save Your Life?
August 2, 2010 | Atul Gawande of the New Yorker

Morality Tales: There’s More Than a Bit of Soul-Searching Needed When Physicians Bring Patients’ Stories Out of the Clinic and Onto the Page
Autumn 2016 | Perri Klass of Harvard Medicine Magazine

Say That Again? Teaching Physicians About Plain Language
October 11, 2016 | Martha M. Jablow of the Association of Medical Colleges

When Authenticity Matters Most: Physicians’ Regulation of Emotional Display and Patient Satisfaction
April 8, 2016 | Dana Yagil and Moran Schnapper-Cohen of Patient Education and Counseling

Adding Value by Talking More
November 17, 2016 | Robert S. Kaplan, et al of the New England Journal of Medicine

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