Daily updates provide readers with the latest news relevant to internal and hospital medicine. ... The Catch-22 of catching Z's A new Institute of Medicine report finds that medical residents are still—despite the institution of work-hour limits—not
On an inpatient general medical service at one large academic medical center, 22 faculty members participated in separate two-week arms in random order over a nine-month period. ... A one-size-fits-all model may not be appropriate. Yet, that may be
For hospitalists contemplating a career in academic medicine, it may not always be easy to arrive at the right mix of clinical practice, teaching and research. ... That may be particularly true for hospitalists who are contemplating a career in academic
at no cost by combining a hospitalist rotation with an internal medicine rotation. ... Results were published in the August Journal of Academic Medicine. Medi-Cal reimbursement was higher by $2,310,000 in 2008 than 2007, while the total salary outlay for
Women and men enter the physician pipeline at about the same rates, but the female-to-male ratio in academic medicine drops off after residency. ... There's a gender gap in academic medicine, according to recent studies that have looked at issues from
The story highlights the significance in academic medicine of both psychological size and safety, which Dr. ... When a hospital's culture lacks psychological safety, learners can experience fear of judgment, humiliation, or reprisal, lose confidence, and
National Centers of Leadership in Academic Medicine. ... The study, published in the January 2009 issue of Academic Medicine, found that participating faculty (839 assistant professors hired between 1988 and 2006) were 67% more likely to be promoted and
take to succeed in academic medicine.”. ... Lalit Verma, MD, an associate director of the hospitalist group at Durham Regional Medical Center in Durham, N.C., attended the academy as a refresher on academic medicine.
Researchers retrospectively assessed admissions to the internal medicine teaching service of an academic medical center during a 13-month period. ... Results were published online on Aug. 29 by the Journal of Hospital Medicine.
But it can be particularly challenging, too, and this issue focuses on some of the difficult aspects of academic medicine. ... Shifting from the problems facing attendings to those they may be causing, this month's Q&A looks at bullying in academic