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Guest Post from Fiona Scott, MD-To-Be

So recently I was approached by a medical student asking if she could guest post on my blog about burnout.  I was more than happy to take her up on her offer, and not just because it has been WAY too long since I have blogged and her timing could not have been more perfect.   1,351 more words


The Key to Happiness

“Doc, seeing you for a visit… It’s sort of like…” He held up his left hand, laughing, and tapped his wedding ring. “I just need to nod my head and say, ‘Yes ma’am.’ Then do whatever you tell me to do with a smile on my face because as it turns out, you are always right.” 16 more words

JOHNSON, MD: 'The problem with cowboy doctors in health care ...'

By Christopher Johnson, MD | Policy | May 27, 2015

‘So we conclude that this is a characteristic of a profession that’s torn between the artisan, the single Marcus Welby who knows everything, versus the idea of doctors who adapt to clinical evidence and who may drop procedures that have been shown not to be effective.’ … 815 more words


Speak up or forever be mistreated...


This is my first official rant…

And while I don’t want to bore you with the details of my disappointment, there is one thing I wanted to share with you all. 430 more words

Tennessee Doctor, Joseph "Rick" Kalister and Family Killed After Plane Crashes Into Boston-Area House

Times Free Press — Plane that crashed into Boston home linked to Athens, Cleveland doctors

A physician at an Athens, Tenn. hospital and his family were killed Sunday when their small aircraft crashed into a Boston-area home Sunday, hospital officials said. 35 more words