General Medicine

General Medicine



Pros and Cons of Physician-Assisted Suicide

The American College of Physicians again declines to endorse the practice but provides articulate commentary both in support and in opposition.

Guideline Watch

Updated Type 1 Diabetes Treatment Guidelines

Glycemic monitoring, goals, and pharmacologic therapies endorsed by the American Diabetes Association

Behavioral Counseling on Nutrition and Physical Activity: Some Value for Some Patients

The USPSTF found no evidence of clinical benefit, but modest evidence exists for improved health behaviors and intermediate cardiovascular outcomes such as lowered blood pressure.

Insights on Residency Training

We All Give Up Something Free

Recent Audio Interviews

Disaster Medicine Experts Speak About Recovery

Listen to our interviews with Arthur Cooper, MD, MS, FAADM, (President-Elect of the American Academy of Disaster Medicine and Vice Chair of the Medical Society of the State of New York Task Force on Bioterrorism and Emergency Preparedness) and Julie Kaplow, PhD, ABPP, (Director of the Trauma and Grief Center at Texas Children's Hospital), as they discuss the physical and emotional health sequelae of Harvey, Irma, and other natural disasters.