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By: Kelly Cawcutt, MD, MS

Losing Ground Against Gonorrhea – The Rising Antibiotic Resistance

The following was originally posted to the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Division of Infectious Diseases Blog.   April is Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) Awareness month  and there


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By: Skeptical Scalpel

Russian woman “embalmed alive”?

  No, she wasn’t, but it was just as bad. Early this month, 28-year-old Ekaterina Fedyaeva died three weeks after what was supposed to have been a


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New Survey: Doctors Share State of Healthcare in 2018

Over 2017, many legislative efforts were put forth by lawmakers to heal the ailing US healthcare system. And many more have been announced and/or are in the


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By: Kelly Cawcutt, MD, MS

WHEN YOU ASKED “HOW ARE YOU?” DID YOU REALLY MEAN IT?

The following was originally posted to Paragonfire.   When You Asked “How Are You?” Did you REALLY Mean It? Such a simple question, often as overlooked as

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#PWChat Recap: Gender Disparities in Medicine

Physician’s Weekly, along with co-host Julie Silver, MD, addressed the important, timely, topic of gender disparities in medicine as part of our latest #PWChat. Topics discussed included studies indicating


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By: Sasha K. Shillcutt, MD, MS

Let’s Save Our Own

The following was originally posted at becomebraveenough.com.   This month my institution lost a vibrant, talented member of our team to suicide. Most likely, if you are


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By: Skeptical Scalpel

Beyond malpractice: Doctors in real trouble

What could be worse than being sued for malpractice? Prison. Kang Se-hoon, a surgeon in South Korea, operated on a popular rock singer and song writer in


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By: Steven E. Chavoustie, MD, FACOG, CCRP

The State of Bacterial Vaginosis

Recent research on the diagnosis, treatment, and management of bacterial vaginosis (BV) reveals a growing frustration among women affected by this infection. Affecting over 21 million women