What to tell patients when AI is part of the care team
The rise of AI creates a novel set of ethical challenges that must be identified and mitigated, such as the question of how to properly inform patients. This is what physicians should know.
Trisomy 21 in prenatal screening: How to talk with parents
Prenatal test results indicating a high chance of Down syndrome can be hard to discuss with patients, as can related pregnancy outcomes. Discover four tips to help guide these challenging conversations.
Asking children to donate bone marrow: 5 must-meet conditions
The numerous ethical concerns surrounding organ donation are made more complicated when the prospective donor is a child. Find out the right questions to ask in such situations.
Help your patients with health care’s price puzzles
Medical costs, charges and prices can be inscrutable at times. Find out more about some key health care cost terms and what you can to do help patients on the financial front.
Mergers of Secular & Religiously Affiliated Health Care Institutions
Consolidation can be a source of tension for the physicians and other health care professionals who are employed by or affiliated with the consolidated health care entity.
Expanded Access to Investigational Therapies
Physicians should become familiar with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s “expanded access” program so as to supply answers to patients who are seeking access to investigational therapy.
Physicians need to be aware of the implications of medical tourism for individual patients and the community.
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