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  • Medical residents, hospital, doctors

    Blog Deadly hospital handovers

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    When doctors in training change hospitals, they put their patients at risk. @NightshiftMD exposes a potentially deadly gap in care.

    Posted: May 16, 2016 2:27 PM ET read comments
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    Blog Virtual dermatologists

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    One picture is worth ten thousand words. Dr. Brian Goldman says virtual dermatologists are as good as ones in the flesh.

    Posted: May 09, 2016 12:37 PM ET
    Last Updated: May 09, 2016 12:57 PM ET
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  • Heart Study

    Carrot and stick best to prevent heart disease

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    The failure of the world's largest prevention program against heart disease means it’s time to try a radical new approach.

    Posted: May 03, 2016 3:46 PM ET read comments
  • senior walker

    Blog Some nursing home seniors don't need the ER

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    A study shows just how often nursing home residents make unnecessary visits to the ER. Fortunately, there’s a way to fix it.

    Posted: Apr 25, 2016 12:37 PM ET read comments
  • palliative care

    Blog Palliative care needs a new name

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    An uncomfortable name. A new study uncovers a surprising reason why patients with advanced cancer may not be getting the comfort care they need at the end of life.

    Posted: Apr 18, 2016 12:43 PM ET
    Last Updated: Apr 18, 2016 12:52 PM ET
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  • In-vitro fertilization

    White Coat Black Art Fetal sex selection apparently happens in Canada

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    Should parents to be permitted to abort female fetuses so they can try again, to have a boy? The practice - which opens up an ethical minefield - apparently happens right here in Canada.

    Posted: Apr 11, 2016 12:37 PM ET read comments