Should Doctors Embrace or Reject Alternative Medicine?
Doctors are increasingly getting asked about alternative treatments. Patients often swear by these treatments, but some doctors worry they may prevent patients from getting necessary care. Are you for or against your patients using alternative medicine?

Last Answered: 2 weeks ago

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Recommending Health Apps to Patients
Which types of health-related apps have you recommended to your patients?

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Should the CDC Be Allowed to Publicly Identify Hospitals With Infectious Outbreaks?
The CDC is barred from alerting the public about hospitals with infectious outbreaks. Officials say this ensures cooperation from hospitals, but some would like more transparency. Are you for or against the CDC identifying hospitals with outbreaks?

Last Answered: 4 weeks ago

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RCTs for Marijuana
Should randomized controlled clinical trials be conducted to test the efficacy of marijuana for chronic conditions?

Last Answered: 2 weeks ago

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Are you aware of legal responsibilities with patients with disabilities? Let us know your opinion
Has your practice acquired equipment or made other accommodations to prepare your clinic for patients with disabilities?

Last Answered: 3 days 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: Over a month ago

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Should Older Doctors Be Tested for Cognitive Impairment?
As a condition for recredentialing, some hospitals require doctors ≥70 years to be screened for cognitive decline. Some think this will make patients safer, but others find it discriminatory. Are you for or against mandatory screening for older doctors?

Last Answered: 4 weeks ago

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Resident Hour Debate Returns
In July, the new ACGME rules will extend the maximum shift from 18 to 24 hours. The ACGME provides evidence that this will not impact patient care because other provisions in the rules. Are you for or against the new maximum shift?

Last Answered: Over a month ago

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Should Doctors Speak to Immigrant Patients About the Proposed "Public Charge" Rule?
The Trump administration is considering a policy that would allow a "public charge" determination based on an immigrant's use of Medicaid or Medicare. Are you for or against discussing the rule with patients?

Last Answered: 2 weeks ago

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Mandatory Flu Vaccination?
More than 50,000 Americans are expected to die during this flu season. This season's vaccine is up to 59% effective. At the same time, flu vaccination rates are going down. Is it time to require flu vaccinations, especially in at-risk populations?

Last Answered: Over a month ago

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