All the same, the definition of Professionalism Dr. Huddle provides will serve us well. ... Moreover, there are wonderful moments of professionalism you can observe from the corner of your eye.
Paul S. Mueller, FACP, is a member of ACP's Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights Committee and an associate professor of medicine at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. ... The opinions expressed in this column represent the views of the contributor
high ground and called out the ACS for using a professionalism argument to justify their stance. ... So while the surgeons' argument with regards to lack of evidence has validity, the professionalism argument does not.
contraindications. Many medical organizations and physicians argue that health care workers have an ethical obligation to protect themselves and their patients from influenza. ... The fundamental concept is that influenza vaccination for health care
There is an ethical concern in a way because obviously there is a profit motive,” said Michael Cohen, president of the Institute for Safe Medication Practices in Huntingdon Valley, Pa. ... Gail J. Povar, FACP, a Bethesda, Md. internist who was the lead
Rodney Hornbake, FACP. Essex, Conn. I agree with opinions expressed by Lachlan Forrow, FACP, in his column [Ethical Dilemmas, “Son's plea to prolong life at any cost sparks ethical quandary”,
Farber, FACP, clinical medical director for the Internal Medicine Group La Jolla at University of California San Diego and a member of the ACP's Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights Committee.
These chapters provide an overview of global health, the economics of hospital care, principles of medical ethics, the core competencies of hospital medicine, and bioterrorism.
One physician discusses how to align medicine's ethical goals with physicians' attitudes.
If the suspicion is that something unseemly is going on behind closed doors, then we might need to take another look at the American College of Physicians Ethics Manual. ... Putting the intimacy of the clinical encounter on public display will not