Consultation-liaison psychiatrists on bioethics committees:opportunities for academic leadership.

OBJECTIVE: This article briefly reviews the history of the relationship between psychiatry and the leadership of ethics committees as a background for examining appropriate educational initiatives to adequately prepare residents and early career psychiatrists to serve as leaders of ethics… Read moreConsultation-liaison psychiatrists on bioethics committees:opportunities for academic leadership.

Gender bias in the diagnosis of a geriatric standardized patient:a potential confounding variable

BACKGROUND: Gender bias has been reported in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with a variety of illnesses. In the context of our 10-station fourth year Objective Structured Clinical Evaluation, we queried whether this could influence diagnosis in a geriatric… Read moreGender bias in the diagnosis of a geriatric standardized patient:a potential confounding variable