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How Doctors Die « Zócalo Public Square

a well written and insightful blog!!! via How Doctors Die « Zócalo Public Square. Advertisements

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GALLOWS HUMOR IN MEDICINE

http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/749289 an excellent review by KATIE WATSON of THE HASTINGS CENTER.. a must read for physicians..

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UNIVERSAL HEALTH CARE

http://www.dollarsandsense.org/archives/2011/0711friedman.html from theuniversity of minnesota, department of economics… nicely stated!!  

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MEDICAL ACRONYMS

http://www.messybeast.com/dragonqueen/medical-acronyms.htm ENJOY!!!!

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PSA testing and assessing life time risk

http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/556986 this is a study from 2007…analyzing the MALMO, SWEDEN data…reviewed again by others at SLOAN-KETTERING in 2010 & 2011….it confirms what I have suspected for more than five years….a PSA < O.5 B4 the age of 50 portends low … Continue reading

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Science Diction: The Origin Of The Word \’Cancer\’ : NPR

Science Diction: The Origin Of The Word \’Cancer\’ : NPR via Science Diction: The Origin Of The Word \’Cancer\’ : NPR.  what we already knew, but told in such an interesting manner….i think he sourced WIKIPEDIA!!!  lol!!

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New Oral Factor Xa Inhibitor Rivaroxaban in Treatment of DVT

New Oral Factor Xa Inhibitor Rivaroxaban in Treatment of DVT via New Oral Factor Xa Inhibitor Rivaroxaban in Treatment of DVT.  great study..factor Xa inhibitors look extremely promising from ALL perspectives..oral dosing..safety…efficacy..decreased drug side effects and interactions..i surely will NOT … Continue reading

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Cases – No Longer on the Doctor’s Checklist, but Physical Exam Still Matters – NYTimes.com

Cases – No Longer on the Doctor’s Checklist, but Physical Exam Still Matters – NYTimes.com via Cases – No Longer on the Doctor’s Checklist, but Physical Exam Still Matters – NYTimes.com.  this is a must read for every physician..it is … Continue reading

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Ketamine is \’magic drug\’ for depression – Telegraph

Ketamine is \’magic drug\’ for depression – Telegraph via Ketamine is \’magic drug\’ for depression – Telegraph.  interesting preliminary study…hopefully, at least, this will open new doors of research..only “low” does of KETAMINE were used, but a CAVEAT… one hudred … Continue reading

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