News tagged with professionalism

Nurse studies delirium in older patients

One of the most distressing things that can happen after an older family member enters the hospital is that they return … different. Before, maybe they were calm and happy, but now they act agitated and angry, or withdrawn ...

Oct 18, 2016
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New AMA module helps identify physician distress

(HealthDay)—A new resource has been developed to help physicians identify distressed colleagues and help them to access care, according to a report published by the American Medical Association (AMA).

Oct 04, 2016
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Researchers trial diabetes app

Researchers are trialling a new mobile app which helps people with diabetes to monitor their blood sugar levels and enables health professionals to manage their patients remotely.

Sep 28, 2016
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Is it OK for a doctor to attend a patient's funeral?

New research at the University of Adelaide has shed light on how many doctors are attending the funerals of their patients and the reasons behind their choice. The researchers say more needs to be done within the medical ...

Sep 22, 2016
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