- BAD NEWS. // U.S. Catholic;Feb2001, Vol. 66 Issue 2, p11
Reports on the findings of a survey on physicians' provision of deadly medicine in administering capital punishment. Acceptability of the practice; Views on the findings.
- EVIDENCE-BASED LAW. Rachlinski, Jeffrey J. // Cornell Law Review;May2011, Vol. 96 Issue 4, p901
Numerology is sweeping the professions. In the past decade, both medicine and business have witnessed a radical growth in efforts to subject common wisdoms to empirical testing, which has come to be called evidence-based medicine (or business). The rise of empirical legal scholarship suggests...
- Physician Involvement in Capital Punishment: Simplifying a Complex Calculus. Lanier, William L. // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Sep2007, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p1043
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by David Waisel on the participation of physician in capital punishment execution and another on an issue that affects both physicians and nonphysician citizens.
- Doctors and the death penalty: an international issue. Clare, Anthony W. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);5/9/1987, Vol. 294 Issue 6581, p1180
Focuses on the perceptions of medical doctors on the use of lethal injection as a death penalty in Great Britain. Ethical aspects of lethal injection in the field of medicine; Issues on the participation of doctors in the execution; Implications of death penalty for the medical sector.
- Protests over death sentence for nurses. // Australian Nursing Journal;Jun2004, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p33
Reports on the protest made by the people in Sofia, Bulgaria after a Libyan court imposed a death sentence to five Bulgarian nurses and a Palestinian doctor accused of deliberately spreading HIV in a children's hospital. Comment from International Council of Nurses President Christine Hancock...
- Looking Inside, Looking Outside. Logemann, Jeri A. // ASHA Leader;03/28/2000, Vol. 5 Issue 6, p2
Ponders on the role of medical practitioners to focus attention in the work sites and, as participants in local, state, and national professional organizations. Issue on productivity; Pieces of advice for physicians.
- Discouraging Words. Spaeth, George L. // Review of Ophthalmology;Aug2000, Vol. 7 Issue 8, p23
List the words the physicians should use in encouraging or obtaining information from their patients. Patient's needs instead of demands; Woman/man instead of male/female; Not average, sick or defective instead of abnormal.
- Diary from a Week in Practice. Larimore, Walter L.; Hartman, John R. // American Family Physician;11/15/1996, Vol. 54 Issue 7, p2199
Part I. Presents narratives of experiences in a week-long medical practice by four family physicians in private practice in Kissemmee, Florida. Case of a 15-month old toddler with a slight change in the nipple as well as a perceived breast tissue underneath the nipple; A young woman's natural...
- Temperatures rise over hospital-only doctors. Klein, Sarah A. // Crain's Chicago Business;07/03/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 28, p3
Focuses on the challenges facing hospital-only doctors or hospitalists in launching their practices in Chicago, Illinois. Experience of physician-turned-entrepreneur Adam Singer in expanding his health care business in Chicago; Resistance of community hospitals to the concept; Reaction of...