The Young Adult with Hip Impingement: Deciding on the Optimal Intervention
- Clinical decision-making and patients expectations: is there a link? Gunzburg, R. // European Spine Journal;Feb2015, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p217
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses the clinical decision making and recovery expectations of doctors and patients.
- How the Contractualist Account of Preconception Negligence Undermines Prenatal Reproductive Autonomy. Melanson, Glen // Journal of Medicine & Philosophy;Aug2013, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p420
Suppose a physician advises a woman to delay her planned pregnancy for a few months in order to significantly reduce the likelihood that her baby will suffer with Spina Bifida. If the woman chooses to ignore this advice and conceives soon after, I believe most people would consider it a matter...
- Medically necessary: Who should decide? Collier, Roger // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/6/2012, Vol. 184 Issue 16, p1770
The article explores the divisiveness of the issue of who should be involved in making medically necessary decisions. According to Coalition of Family Physicians and Specialists of Ontario president Doctor Douglas Mark, such decisions should be determined between the patient and the health care...
- Patients, doctors and the good life (for the patient). Brudney, Daniel // Journal of Medical Ethics;Sep2015, Vol. 41 Issue 9, p733
The author discusses relationship between patient and doctors in order to treatment decision-making. Topics discussed include the concept of patient autonomy for treatment decision-making; how to convince the patient in case of life-saving treatment; and the need to conversation between patient...
- Walking a tightrope: oncologists' perspective on providing information to women with recurrent ovarian cancer (ROC) during the medical encounter. Elit, Laurie; Charles, Cathy; Gafni, Amiram; Ranford, Jennifer; Gold, Sara; Gold, Irving // Supportive Care in Cancer;Oct2012, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p2327
Purpose: Women with ovarian cancer (OC) must make treatment decisions. The first step in this process involves information giving about potential management choices. In this study, our objectives were to (1) describe the key issues that are reviewed by the oncologist when a woman presents with...
- RELACIÃ“N MÃ‰DICO-PACIENTE: DERECHOS DEL ADULTO MAYOR. Barrantes-Monge, Melba; Rodríguez, Eduardo; Lama, Alexis // Acta BioÃ©thica;2009, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p216
Aging suffers prejudices against it. Even among professionals who practice gerontology. A dangerous and common one is to consider that all the elderly are sick or unable. The relationship doctor-patient is the key stone both for medical practice and ethics. In order to achieve respect for the...
- Patient preference for involvement, experienced involvement, decisional conflict, and satisfaction with physician: a structural equation model test. Hlzel, Lars P.; Kriston, Levente; Hrter, Martin // BMC Health Services Research;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p231
Background: A comprehensive model of the relationships among different shared decision-making related constructs and their effects on patient-relevant outcomes is largely missing. Objective of our study was the development of a model linking decision-making in medical encounters to an...
- Incidence of loose bodies in an osteoarthritic hip. Rai, N.N.; Siney, P.D.; Fleming, P.A.; Wroblewski, B.M. // Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh;Oct2001, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p274
Examines the incidence of loose bodies in an osteoarthritic hip. Study on the irregularity of the hip joint; Observation on the movements of the hip joint; Changes of the chondroblasts and osteoblast.
- A 48-Year-Old Somali Woman with Hip Pain. Mackowiak, Philip A. // Clinical Infectious Diseases;9/1/2009, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p764
A photo quiz concerning the diagnosis for the 48-year-old Somali Woman who has hip pain is presented.