Thomas Larson: On Medical AuthorityAugust 2015
In a sea of books and media on medicine and illness, too few give voice to the patients.
Marie Myung-Ok Lee: How Should a Doctor Act?November 2014
New York City: an infection story.
Robert Reich: Why We Allow Big Pharma to Rip Us OffOctober 2014
America spends a fortune on drugs, more per person than any other nation on earth.
Charles Ornstein: Medicare Billing Outliers Often Have Disciplinary Problems, TooJune 2014
Medicare finds financial oversight associated with more serious problems.
Charles Ornstein: More Tools, Beyond Ratings, To Pick Your DoctorApril 2014
Doctor familiarity without the wire taps.
Charles Ornstein: Leaders of Teaching Hospitals Have Close Ties to Drug CompaniesApril 2014
Nearly every large drug maker based in the United States had at least one academic medical center official on its board, raising questions about their independence.
Charles Ornstein: Some Predictions on How Medicare Will Release Physician Payment DataJanuary 2014
The government’s announcement that it will begin releasing the data seems to have ticked off both supporters and opponents of broader transparency in medicine.
Charles Ornstein and Tracy Weber: Generic or Name Brand?November 2013
With billions in potential savings for Medicare at stake, we asked drug experts and practitioners alike why more doctors don't recommend generics when they can.
Marshall Allen: Why Doctors Stay Quiet About Colleagues’ MistakesNovember 2013
Doctors have an ethical duty towards their patients. What about to fellow doctors?
Theodoric Meyer: Pay to Prescribe?May 2013
Two dozen doctors named in Novartis kickback case.
Two DoctorsBy Terese Svoboda
Two doctors, married to each other. At first it was doctor and nurse skulking dark corridors in heat and finding empty gurneys, then doctor on doctor.