Top 10 physician specialties with the highest rates of depression
Physicians are at higher risk of burnout. Adverse professional experiences like not having enough PPE can contribute to depression as well. Learn more.
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What doctors wish patients knew about prostate cancer
When found early, prostate cancer is a curable disease. But each man’s risk of prostate cancer can vary. A physician shares what to keep in mind.
Symptoms of new COVID variant JN.1, latest studies on Paxlovid rebound and hydroxychloroquine
The AMA Update covers a range of health care topics affecting the lives of physicians and patients. Learn more about symptoms of new COVID-19 variant JN.1 and more.
ChatGPT in medical education: Generative AI and the future of artificial intelligence in health care
The AMA Update covers a range of health care topics affecting the lives of physicians and patients. Learn more about the future of AI in medicine and medical education.
What's the difference between anesthesiologists and CRNAs?
Certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs) seek to practice without doctor supervision. Learn what sets apart anesthesiologists and nurse anesthetists.
Are there new CDC guidelines for COVID and how did the bubonic plague start in Oregon?
The AMA Update covers a range of health care topics affecting the lives of physicians and patients. Learn more about new CDC guidelines for COVID-19 and more.
What's the difference between pharmacists and physicians?
Some legislation would allow pharmacists to diagnose and treat patients. Learn with the AMA what sets physicians and pharmacists apart.
How scope creep is pushing beyond primary care
Dermatology, emergency medicine and anesthesia are just three specialty areas in which undermining physician-led care is endangering patient safety.