While an longstanding, iconic symbol of physicians, does wearing a white coat actually matter, when it comes to patient perceptions of trust and confidence?
“Physician” is ranked as the most popular profession within the top 1% of earners, but where is it best, and worst, to practice medicine, according to your wallet.
Despite more than half of physicians surveyed admitting they have experienced burnout, 67% said they have never met with a mental health professional.
There are only 24 hours in the day, and even less in a physician’s workday. What are the solutions to caring for those who care for the masses?
Family physicians have long recognized that gun violence is a national public health epidemic. Do they also hold the key to stopping it?
An in-depth look at a recent paper that explores correlational data relating opioid prescribing to opioid manufacturer payments.
Doctors of osteopathic medicine currently make up about 8.5 percent of licensed physicians, but that percentage will increase in the coming years.
by Jennifer Landis
Medicine is usually fairly straightforward — patients who are feeling ill seek out the advice of a primary-care doctor — but more and more patients are choosing to look for a naturopathic doctor instead of relying on traditiona…
Doctors who do not meet the technical criteria of capability often feel that excess paperwork, weak staff, and inefficient operations make it more difficult for them to provide optimal care.
A patient’s insurance dictates which hospitals they must use, which specialists they’re allowed to see, and so on, yet physicians are expected to contain costs.