Article Corner:

Perspective and society pieces from reputed journals


Medical Education System

The Cost of Applying to Medical School — A Barrier to Diversifying the Profession
DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1906704


Health, Social Reform, and Medical Schools — The Training 

of American Physicians and the Dissenting Tradition 

DOI: 10.1056/NEJMms1907237



Patient-Physician Relationships

Last Song — Sharing Humanity while Maintaining Boundaries 

DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1907600


Healing as a Servant Instead of a Prophet 

DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1910439


The Future of Care — Preserving the Patient–Physician Relationship 

DOI: 10.1056/NEJMsr1912662



Historical Perspectives

Insight Medicine Lacks — The Continuing Relevance of Henrietta Lacks

DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1905346


Sir William Osler (1849–1919) — The Uses of History and the Singular Beneficence of Medicine
DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1911601



Ethics and Humanism

Unsteady Thoughts — Telling the Truth of Psychosis 

DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1905350


Altruism in Extremis — The Evolving Ethics of Organ Donation 

DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp2000048


Why Is a Cow? Curiosity, Tweetorials, and the Return to Why 

DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1906790



DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1909360






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