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This article combines a narrative review with a survey of the Society of Surgical Chairs membership to develop recommendations on end-of-career transitions for senior surgeons.
This Viewpoint discusses common challenges faced by dual-physician couples and proposes institutional and individual strategies to improve work-life balance.
This survey study of physician mothers examines the association between increased domestic workload and career dissatisfaction, and whether this association differs between proceduralists and nonproceduralists.
This study uses SAMHSA data to describe the proportions of nurse practitioners and physician assistants with waivers to prescribe buprenorphine for treating opioid use disorder and associations with state regulations restricting their scope of practice.
This epidemiological study evaluates the association of primary care physician supply and both all-cause and cause-specific mortality by comparing US population and insurance claims data with data on density of primary care physicians and specialist physician density.
This study characterizes sex and racial/ethnic discrepancies in exposure to dermatology among US medical students.
This review evaluates the role of emotional intelligence in developing the patient-physician relationship and how emotional intelligence may influence patient decisions to pursue medicolegal action.
This Viewpoint discusses the adverse effects for the US health care system of the 2018 Presidential proclamation banning travelers from Iran, Syria, Yemen, Libya, and Somalia, including a decline in international medical graduates who provide care to a disproportionate number of socioeconomically disadvantaged patients.
This population-based survey study uses data from 149 775 patient surveys to compare patient satisfaction scores for Asian physicians relative to non-Hispanic white physicians.
This survey study evaluates the perceived barriers of minority medical students pursuing a career in dermatology.
In this narrative medicine essay, a black physician relates the surprise and joy a black patient has when a he meets a black doctor in the examination room and comments on the need for medical schools to step up recruitment and training of a diverse physician workforce.
This study evaluates the association of nurse shift-level workloads in the neonatal intensive care unit with missed nursing care using nurse-reported data.
This study analyzes trends in the distribution of nurse practitioners and primary care physicians in low-income and rural areas.
This quality improvement study uses a simulation to project differences in salary, time to promotion, and accumulated wealth between male and female medical school faculty before and after the implementation of an institutional gender equity initiative.
In this narrative medicine essay, a medical student shares her worries about coming out while in medical school and finding the role of explicator of all things LGBTQ at her diversity-welcoming school and suggests that medical schools teach and model LGBTQ-informed care.
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