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June 26, 2017
Here: a review of the definition of sexual harassment, its prevalence among physicians and medical students, its potential impact on physicians and trainees, and guidance about its management.
June 05, 2017
Residency was going according to plan until a phone call changed everything.
April 28, 2017
When clinicians work without ready access to a security team or environmental safety protocols, early recognition is crucial to preventing or avoiding those rare occasions when behavior problems escalate.
April 03, 2017
Which patients are at greatest risk for premature death following discharge?
March 31, 2017
The points summarized in this pocket guide-drawn from actual cases-recur repeatedly as problems for practitioners.
March 10, 2017
Strategies to reduce aggression in psychiatric treatment settings.
February 27, 2017
The authors review the association between depression and violence, and the role that anger and emotional dysregulation play.
There is no predictive tool that is likely to have validity for rare outcomes such as terrorist attacks. More here.
Here's compelling reason for judicious use of restraint and seclusion, and a review of various alternative approaches.
February 02, 2017
In this Letter to the Editor, practicing psychiatrist Richard Krugley, MD makes the case against the term "assisted suicide" when applied to terminally ill patients. Drs. Pies and Geppert respond.