Physicians to high court: Keep firearms out of abusers’ hands
Abusive partners with firearms access are five times likelier to kill their victims than unarmed abusers. Learn how sensible restrictions save lives.
Peer-review privilege should protect resident physicians too
If an Ohio court decision stands, physicians will be less likely to take part in the peer-review process that improves care and saves lives.
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Nurse practitioners sue for right to use “doctor” label
The AMA stands up for California’s truth-in-advertising law, with survey research showing nearly half of patients are confused about who’s a physician.
CMA and AMA urge against non-physicians’ use of “doctor” title
CMA and the AMA filed a joint amicus brief in a case challenging California’s law prohibiting the use of the term “doctor" by anyone but licensed physicians.
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