Managing Ebola: An Archaeology of DiseaseJuly 2nd 2015
Playing helpless witness to a growing epidemic with no cure takes us back in time. The Hippocratics called it the “art” of medicine. It does not take a psychiatrist, however, to see that this “artful” approach frequently fails in public health crises.
Whatever Happened to Speculative Thought? Some Historical Evidence Against Evidence-Based MedicineFebruary 4th 2012
Any physician can predict death as the outcome of a fatal illness, but the physician who can predict death from among seeming randomness has certainly acquired a superior level of insight.