Author | Mark S. Komrad, MD

Articles

APA Position on Medical Euthanasia

February 25, 2017

The APA's historic Position Statement provides guidance for psychiatrists in the face of a rapidly changing landscape of social values and expectations of medical services. Details here.

Psychiatric Ethics and Cultural Sensitivity

November 23, 2016

When a psychiatrist evaluates a patient, there is much to be valued in trying to adopt the patient’s internal perspective of cultural mores and world views. But what are the limits to cultural sensitivity?