Should Counselling Be Required for Patients Using Direct-to-Consumer Pharmacogenetics Tests?
Clinicians are worried that consumers will act on results from direct-to-consumer pharmacogenetics tests without seeking a professional opinion. Are you for or against required counselling for patients using direct-to-consumer pharmacogenetics tests?

Last Answered: 1 hour ago

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Should There Be Tougher Brain Death Determination Standards?
Current neurologic tests for brain death may leave room for error, but tightening standards could lower the amount of transplantable organs available to those in need. Are you for or against tougher brain death determination standards?

Last Answered: 12 hours ago

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Should There Be a Quota for Minority Populations in Drug Trials?
Minority patients are often underrepresented in cancer drug trials, causing them to miss out on treatments and suffer unanticipated side effects when drugs are approved. Are you for or against a mandatory quota for minority populations in drug trials?

Last Answered: 1 day ago

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Should Hospital Physicians Address Outpatient Clinic Letters to Patients?
The Academy of Royal Medical Colleges has released new guidance encouraging hospital physicians to write outpatient clinic letters directly to patients, without using medical jargon. Are you for or against addressing outpatient clinic letters to patients?

Last Answered: 3 days ago

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Should Lawmakers Implement Opioid Taxes?
Lawmakers will consider implementing opioid taxes in upcoming legislative sessions. Funds will be used to combat the opioid crisis, but drugmakers argue that the tax may ultimately harm consumers. Are you for or against opioid taxes?

Last Answered: 22 hours ago

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Free Medical School Tuition: Should There Be Requirements?
NYU School of Medicine is offering free tuition to all medical students, regardless of need or merit, but some feel that they should be required to practice in underserved areas. Are you for or against free tuition without any stipulations?

Last Answered: 4 days ago

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Suicide Details: Are They Doing More Harm Than Good?
How the media reports on suicides may impact whether others decide to kill themselves in the days following the death. Are you for or against suicide details reported by the media?

Last Answered: 5 days ago

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Is Medicare’s ‘Flat Fee’ Payment Proposal Worth It?
A proposed plan by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services would reduce paperwork and improve patient care by giving a flat fee for each appointment, regardless of whether the doctor is primary care or a specialist. Are you for or against the plan?

Last Answered: 22 hours ago

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Fabricating Symptoms for Insurance Coverage
Sometimes, doctors must breach insurance rules for patients, often inventing symptoms so that insurance covers a procedure or a drug. What is your stance on the issue? Are you for or against inventing symptoms so that insurance covers your patients?

Last Answered: 3 days ago

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Is Nonstop Gaming a Disorder?
Are you for or against IGD being an official psychiatric disorder?

Last Answered: 1 day ago

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