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Drs Ratzan and Schneiderman1 made a very impassioned exposé of the ethical imperative that should compel physicians and other medical professionals to care for all patients, whether infected by human immunodeficiency virus or suffering from another ill.
Drs Ratzan and...
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Piazza et al1 report a study that concludes that "passionate" kissing is unsafe. (Actually, they say it is "[not] protective," a curious term. No intimate activity is itself "protective" against human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] transmission, although using a condom, for...
We appreciate the interest shown by those who wrote concerning our work and we hereby reply. Dr Emanuel undercuts his protest that we did not employ his schema for evaluating risk: no needle-stick data support the suggestion that any physician anywhere is likely to stick oneself 5 to...
As a result of federal legislation passed in April 1987, New Mexico was the first state to resume a 65-mph speed limit on rural Interstate highways. We compared the rates of fatal crashes before and after the speed limit change. The rate of fatal crashes in the 1 year after the speed limit was...
This single-volume work on "general thoracic surgery" (as distinct from cardiac surgery) has by now become an established text. The first edition was pretty much the exclusive product of Dr Shields' own abundant experience and insight. Among other things, the first volume gave wide currency to...
By now, everyone knows that cocaine use and addiction have become epidemic and treatment is multifactorial and very difficult. The cocaine epidemic began in the early-to-mid 1970s, but the books about it have been written in the late 1980s. In this book, edited by Spitz and Rosecan, studies and...
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