Organ donation must increase to meet the current need of patients awaiting transplants. A “presumed consent” organ donor model could help.
More turnover of deans, department chairs would create opportunities for women and minorities to rise to leadership roles, increasing diversity, equity and inclusion within academic medicine, researchers suggest.
A subset of patients known as maximizers consume a high level of medical resources without clear evidence of better outcomes, a study found.
Speaking directly with a pathologist could help patients better understand their diagnosis and feel empowered, a survey of patient sentiment finds.
How a transformative long-term model plans to reshape the culture of hiring, mentoring and advancement of early-career surgeons at Michigan Medicine.
Research on Firearm Injuries to U.S. Children Gets 30 Times Less Funding Per Death than Other Causes
Study spotlights mismatch between number of firearm deaths in children age 1 to 18, and research to understand, prevent and treat the reasons for those deaths.