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You automatically think the worst and I remember asking the doctor 'is my son going to die?'. Aug 11, 2014 594
'I had one last cuddle with mummy and fell asleep...' Little Oscar Evans counfounded doctors with his will to live. Yet he died this month aged just two-and-a-half. His mum Jennifer O'Brien, 20, of Cardiff, has written this heartrending piece recounting her son's life and his battle with a rare genetic disorder from his perspective. Jun 16, 2014 947
Going to the doctor is enough to make me ill. May 24, 2014 561
Compassion in medicine. Wyner, Lawrence M. Essay May 1, 2014 1077
Why I'm glad my kids don't want to be doctors. Block, Allan M. Jan 1, 2014 361
Running up a sleep debt. Brief article Jan 1, 2014 346
Why I'm worried about Bahrain's own doctors. Dec 4, 2013 268
As a physician, where do I fit in? A doctor in recovery becomes part of an effective clinical team. Sviokla, Sylvester "Skip" Sep 1, 2013 1737
Doctors missed my cancer for 9 months; ZETA'S MICHAEL THEN LOST 3ST DURING CHEMO. May 14, 2013 405
I found lump and put off going to doctors... that decision could have killed me; CANCER SURVIVOR'S 1,000-MILE CHARITY RIDE. Apr 18, 2013 469
Doctors gave me less than 1% chance of survival but my husband never gave up on me; A BRAIN ANEURYSM M SHOULD HAVE KILLED MUM-OF-TWO SALLY-ANNE WAUDBY BUT SURGEONS AND HER DEVOTED HUSBAND HELPED HER MAKE A MIRACULOUS RECOVERY. Mar 26, 2013 1687
Docto ors said I had le ess than 1% ch hance of sur rvival but my husba and never r gave up on n me; A BRAIN ANEURYSM M SHOULD HAVE KILLED MUM.OF.TWO SALLY.ANNE WAUDBY BUT SURGEONS AND HER DEVOTED HUSBAND HELPED HER MAKE A MIRACULOUS RECOVERY. Mar 26, 2013 1714
When doctors found a tumour on my kidney, my parents feared the worst.. I was lucky to survive; ME AND MY HEALTH.. MATT CARDLE. Dec 11, 2012 1303
My experience going third-party-free. Ryan, Tim Column Jun 22, 2011 1001
Personal experience is a great convincer. Zablocki, Elaine May 1, 2011 1223
Twitter: an essential tool for every physician leader. Bottles, Kent May 1, 2011 1287
Joy shines more brightly engulfed in chaos: reflections on a mission trip to Haiti. Schucany, William G. Personal account Oct 1, 2010 4250
The spectrum of medical leadership roles. Hernandez, James S. Personal account Sep 1, 2010 1575
WHY DID DOCTORS NOT LEAVE ME TO DIE; Stroke victim's suicide battle. Jul 20, 2010 384
The challenge of rediscovering my voice after laryngectomy. Brook, Itzhak Column Jul 1, 2010 941
I'm a fighter, but I'm also a very lucky man; EXCLUSIVE Paddy Shennan speaks to Hillsborough campaigner Phil Hammond, who stunned doctors by sur viving a devastating brain haemorrhage. Feb 5, 2010 1452
How many bureaucrats does it take to treat a patient? Miceli, Kurt P. Sep 22, 2009 1063
DOCTORS HAD TO REBUILD MY FACE; Kicked by a horse, Susan suffered horrific injuries. Aug 4, 2009 144
Soon after I became involved in Physicians for a National Health Plan, I made the decision to exclusively use the term "single payer" to describe the goal I was working for. Jul 26, 2009 890
Doctors kept telling me I was too young to have breast cancer; EXCLUSIVE Helen Bury was horrified to be diagnosed with breast cancer at 26. But the young mum recorded her battle to beat the disease in a photo diary. Jul 1, 2009 975
Doctors kept telling me I was too young to have e breast cancer; EXCLUSIVE Helen Bury was horrified to be diagnosed with breast cancer at 26. But the young mum recorded her battle to beat the disease in a photo diary. By Alison Smith-Squire. Jul 1, 2009 978
Doc won't allow me gastric band; Just Joan SEE JOAN'S NEW VIDEO PROBLEMS AT Jun 26, 2009 742
CAN YOU GIVE ME SOMETHING FIR THE PAIN, DOC? Tree grows in man's lung. Apr 15, 2009 340
I cheated & got infected; Your Sex Doctor. Apr 12, 2009 149
The difference the dots make: a personal history with Braille. Maurer, Marc Apr 1, 2009 1762
Your Sex Doctor: Why do I itch 'down there'? Mar 22, 2009 156
Your Sex Doctor: I dare not tell her of disease. Mar 15, 2009 110
Your Sex Doctor: Fella wants a baby.. I don't. Mar 1, 2009 151
JADE: I ASKED DOC FOR A SUICIDE PILL; Cancer-hit star's diagnosis terror. Feb 25, 2009 301
'My husband has gone impotent but won't see the doctor'. Feb 12, 2009 175
Your Sex Doctor: My fear over scruffy lover. Jan 18, 2009 94
DEAR LINDA...: My wife's in love with our doctor; echo 2 new you. Jan 15, 2009 234
SEW PAINFUL; EXCLUSIVE Docs said my neck agony was due to insect bite.. then X-ray showed a two-inch NEEDLE. Jan 11, 2009 296
Saving lives: a letter from a young physician. Brunson, J. Matt Editorial Jan 1, 2009 690
My heroes? Gandhi and Mandela.. I want to save lives, not bomb airports; EXCLUSIVE Cleared terror trial doc speaks out. Dec 23, 2008 655
My heroes? Gandhi and Mandela.. I want to save lives, not bomb airports; EXCLUSIVE Cleared terror trial doc speaks out. Dec 23, 2008 664
The Poliner case: the clinical story. Poliner, Lawrence R. Essay Dec 22, 2008 2561
My continuing recovery from third-party medicine. Campbell, Douglas J. Essay Dec 22, 2008 1888
My part is playing a rogue.. I based my caracter on REAL doctors. Nov 2, 2008 419
A farewell message and simple advice. Steiger, Bill Column Nov 1, 2008 1040
Getting in touch with your Inner Self. Rapple, Lisa Viewpoint essay Nov 1, 2008 1089
Peace. Cheng, Guang-Shing Viewpoint essay Nov 1, 2008 1834
Hybrid encounter documenting: blending templated and narrated note taking within one EMR offers caregivers multiple ways to document patient visits, swiftly and accurately. Rabinowitz, Betty Sep 1, 2008 1616
DOCS TOOK AWAY MY LUNG AND MY SEX LIFE; EXCLUSIVE Botched cancer op victim is too drained to make love with wife. Aug 13, 2008 412
Thankful that wife nagged me to visit the doctor; Matthew's story. Jul 4, 2008 346
Physician leader, be careful not to let arrogance stand in for competence. Bauerschmidt, Michael Personal account Jul 1, 2008 908
Medical malpractice: preparing for trial. Gart, Myles Column Jul 1, 2008 1614
Medicine's best kept 'secret'. Brunk, Doug Jun 15, 2008 1420
Medics took a chance on me at 95; PENSIONER PRAISES OP SUCCESS. May 22, 2008 485
PEE'D OFF; THE PEOPLE SHERIFF Ready to fight YOUR corner TIM to INSURERS: I'm in agony. I have not been able to go to the loo for 24 hours and docs say I've got to fly home from my holiday INSURERS to TIM: That's not serious. We're not paying. Apr 6, 2008 390
Antek HealthWare's evolving software solutions. Dixon, Gary Editorial Apr 1, 2008 702
I can't get to sleep; Ask the Doc. Mar 30, 2008 522
A soaring passion for flight. Brunk, Doug Jan 15, 2008 1802
The winding road to EMR adoption: a Washington physician explains why he made the transition to EMRs at the end of his career. Fairbrook, David Dec 1, 2007 1888
Navigating life as a single father. Brunk, Doug Oct 15, 2007 1645
The doctors said it could take years to get out .. I made it in five weeks; HAMMOND: REBUILDING MY LIFE. Sep 19, 2007 640
Choosing to tune out Dr. House. Turton, Frederick E. Guest editorial Jul 1, 2007 758
You're fired. Neher, Jon O. May 1, 2007 1500
Access: too little, or too much? Rosenwasser, Tamzin A. Column Mar 22, 2007 2009
Independent personal medical care. Stein, Michael J. Column Mar 22, 2007 2332
Doctors gave me 4 years to live before my swap op... 35 years on I'm running into record books. Mar 5, 2007 367
I am a happy person.. but I want my doctors to help me die; DISABLED KELLY'S COURT FIGHT. Feb 13, 2007 537
Create a 'professional firewall'. Lutter, Lowell D. Jan 15, 2007 731
Medical management on the bayou: one year after Katrina. Butcher, Lola Sep 1, 2006 2516
Relief work after the earthquake in Pakistan: a Pakistani-American physician's perspective. Farooq, Hassan Personal account Jul 1, 2006 4461
The invisible woman: A true story. Jul 1, 2006 3206
Physicians share the rewards of volunteering. Brunk, Doug Nov 15, 2005 1685
Edward's lesson. Schrader, Shannon Sep 22, 2005 664
Being on both sides of HIV. Bockmon, Wayne Sep 22, 2005 898
Doctors share their weight loss struggles. Brunk, Doug Aug 15, 2005 1640
Trepid and intrepid travelers. Granowitz, Eric V. Aug 1, 2005 1152
The pitfalls of regulating academia. Fitzgerald, Faith Dec 15, 2004 603
Clinical perspective: battling hepatitis C in our HIV-infected patients. Alvarez, Daniel Sep 22, 2004 1162
Billing practices. Ofri, Danielle Jan 1, 2004 1959
Change in China. Pulec, Jack L. Editorial Oct 1, 2003 401
Weighing in on diabetes: taking small steps to prevent type 2 diabetes can reap huge rewards in the long run. Perry, Patrick Sep 1, 2003 1858
And then Golda hugged me. Goldberg, J.R. Sep 1, 2003 2417
Wandering in the desert: lessons from a life in health care. (Careers: Special Report). Bottles, Kent May 1, 2003 2470
Physician executives as opinion leaders in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals. (Careers: Special Report). Tan, Robert S. May 1, 2003 1121
Gracias. Hullfish, Kathie L. Column Feb 1, 2003 596
Night of two town meetings. (Another Dimension). Cartter, Matthew L. Oct 1, 2002 1476
Concierge medicine gaining ground: competition forces medical center into 'boutique' business. (Innovation). Kirkpatrick, John Sep 1, 2002 1504
Public speaking maxim no. 101: the corpse is more comfortable than the eulogizer at a funeral. (Essay). Meltzer, Brian A. Sep 1, 2002 1396
A physician's question. Psakhis, Galina Letter to the Editor Aug 1, 2002 1020
Richie will do! (EDITORIAL). Brief Article Oct 1, 2001 1104
Tissues in the pockets of white coats. (editor's desk). Rader, Rick May 1, 2001 1129
Reinventing my medical career. (The Evolving Role of the Physician Executive). Bottles, Kent Sep 1, 1999 2397
What one doctor learned: going from policy making to caring for real patients at an inner-city clinic. Mullan, Fitzhugh Apr 1, 1998 1741
Rising from the ashes: the aftermath of being fired. Linney, Barbara J. Column Mar 1, 1996 2016
Your prayers will make a difference. Wagoner, Kay Jan 1, 1994 5194
A thought for the new year. Jan 1, 1992 391
Bringing calm to the storm. Randolph, Leonard M., Jr. Jan 1, 1992 2045
A combat support hospital in the Gulf War. Donohue, Hugh J., Jr. Jan 1, 1992 3458
Mr. Bowman's solution. Martin, Lawrence Apr 1, 1991 3861
The Norman Rockwell I knew. Paddock, Franklin K. Biography Jul 1, 1988 1083
Confessions of an M.D. London, Oscar Oct 1, 1987 3310

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