Tag Archives: Best

10 of the Best (and 5 of the Worst) Hospitals

Spiroview Inc/Shutterstock Two hospitals may look the same from the outside, but the kind of care going on inside can be dramatically different. And this isn’t just about the quality of food in the cafeteria or the friendliness of the nurses—it’s about serious issues like how many avoidable, deadly mistakes are made on a daily… Read More »

The best medical AI research (that you probably haven’t heard of)

By LUKE OAKDEN-RAYNER I’ve been talking in recent posts about how our typical methods of testing AI systems are inadequate and potentially unsafe. In particular, I’ve complainedthat all of the headline-grabbing papers so far only do controlled experiments, so we don’t how the AI systems will perform on real patients. Today I am going to highlight… Read More »

Perspectives: New Abortion Laws Put Pressure On Physicians Who Are Trying To Give Best Care To Women

Opinion writers weigh in on the laws being passed at the state level to prevent abortions. The Washington Post: New Abortion Laws Are Especially Cruel To My Patients With High-Risk Pregnancies  When I walk into a room of a woman whose water has broken at 16 weeks or 18 weeks or 20 weeks of pregnancy,… Read More »