I went into medicine with the full intent of serving the less fortunate. However, I didn’t discover street/homeless medicine until after college, and I quickly fell in love with it. During the last four years, I discovered that most people — especially my peers — don’t know that […]
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On March 10, 2017, the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) increased the limit on continuous resident hour shifts from 16 to 24 hours. Especially in the context of increasing rates of physician burnout, reactionary opposition began to spill into editorials, headlines, and podcasts. But before we break […]
Medical professionals, especially osteopathic physicians, are trained to look at patients holistically. But are clinicians truly assessing an individual’s needs and their goals? We should challenge the textbook notion that autistic patients require supervision. An apartment complex in Pittsburgh, PA is set to open doors to those diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder […]