Navigation Links
Researchers track number of doctors disciplined and why
Date:10/11/2011

or 19 per cent of the total offenses. Seven of them had been disciplined three times and two had been disciplined four times. Dr. Bell said there needs to be greater monitoring of disciplined physicians.

Studies in the United States have also found that being a male and being in practice for a long time may increase a physician's risk for disciplinary actions. Those studies suggested there are differences in how male and female physicians interact with their patients and that female physicians may communicate more effectively with them. Previous studies have also found that the intimate nature of the work performed by family physicians and psychiatrists and their direct relationships with patients may predispose some of them to inappropriate behaviour and therefore to discipline.

Dr. Bell said it was concerning that a large proportion of violations by Canadian physicians involved sexual misconduct, "which is clearly a breach of trust." He said this suggests that both medical students and physicians taking continuing education need more training about sexual boundaries.


'/>"/>

Contact: Leslie Shepherd
shepherdl@smh.ca
416-864-6094
St. Michael's Hospital
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. UCLA researchers develop new way to screen for brain cancer stem cell killers
2. Researchers find race disparity in post-hospital arrival homicide deaths at trauma centers
3. Researchers Assess What Works Best to Prevent PTSD
4. Fox Chase researchers improve accuracy of IMRT delivery in post-prostatectomy patients
5. Researchers question key quality measure for asthma
6. Researchers from Boston University receive grant to develop improved virus detection system
7. Researchers review studies on CCSVI-MS link
8. Researchers call for more awareness of male breast cancer as cases rise
9. Researchers transform iPhone into high-quality medical imaging device
10. Fox Chase researchers identifiy more accurate treatment delivery for robotic radiosurgery system
11. Georgia Tech researchers receive 3 NSF Emerging Frontiers awards
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/2/2014)... Today, Therapy Changes released ... Me?” The guide outlines common questions an individual may ... to common types of groups an individual can attend. ... the interventions of the therapist, but also from observing ... members,” says Rochelle Perper, Ph.D. and founder of Therapy ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... Friendship Village of Schaumburg is proud ... a contemporary marketing presence and visually solidifies the ... Friendship Senior Options,” said Stephen A. Yenchek, president ... the logo, we are making sure that our ... their families.” , Friendship Village is a retirement ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... 2, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Complications are rare ... reconstruction, a new study indicates. However, the ... associated with a slightly higher risk for certain ... included more than 18,000 breast cancer patients who ... mastectomy with breast reconstruction and were followed for ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... return to the emergency department within a few days of ... symptoms and have lost trust in other parts of the ... published online today in Annals of Emergency Medicine ... ). , "When asked why they did not ... symptoms were too severe to wait until their scheduled appointment ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... Sept. 2, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Two new studies ... suggests that 6-year-olds who were breast-fed have a lower ... bottle-fed infants, while the other finds a similar trend ... the "many benefits of breast-feeding in the immediate newborn ... Hill Hospital in New York City. She was not ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Friendship Village of Schaumburg In Illinois Announces New Logo 2Health News:Complication Rates Low With Mastectomy, Breast Reconstruction: Study 2Health News:Discharged patients return to the ER because 'better safe than sorry' 2Health News:More Evidence Breast-Feeding Lowers Child's Risk of Infections, Allergies 2
... ... Owens will be installed as the 86th president of the National Dental Association (NDA) at ... ... -- Nashville dentist Dr. Walter R. Owens will be installed as the 86th president of ...
... ... , ... (PRWEB) December 2, 2009 -- Perhaps the best medical advice to give consumers is ... keeping control of personal medical records is easier than ever. MyEMRChoice.com, a Fort Washington, ...
... ... medical device software engineering consulting firm Full Spectrum Software has received ... firms have actually achieved ISO 13485 certification. Many medical device makers ... well. However, it is somewhat rare for a medical device software ...
... Dec. 2 A randomized, controlled study comparing standard conservative ... for painful herniated disc revealed that while both treatments help ... pain free up to two years later. Results of the ... the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America ...
... CHICAGO Targeted breast ultrasound of suspicious areas of ... cost-effective alternative to invasive biopsies for women under age ... today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society ... ultrasound, we can reduce the number of expensive and ...
... ... Ill. has become the state’s newest kidney transplant center and the first for Chicago’s ... by the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board. , ... Springfield, Ill. (Vocus) -- Advocate Christ ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Meharry Medical College Officer Will Head the National Dental Association 2Health News:Meharry Medical College Officer Will Head the National Dental Association 3Health News:Personal Health Records On-Demand, In Your Pocket 2Health News:Medical Device Software Engineering Consulting firm Full Spectrum Software Earns ISO 13485 Certification 2Health News:Outpatient Disc Treatment Gives Long-Term Back Pain Relief 2Health News:Outpatient Disc Treatment Gives Long-Term Back Pain Relief 3Health News:Targeted breast ultrasound can reduce biopsies for women under 40 2Health News:State Approves Plans For Kidney Transplants At Advocate Christ Medical Center 2Health News:State Approves Plans For Kidney Transplants At Advocate Christ Medical Center 3
(Date:9/2/2014)... , Spanien, September 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... auf dem ESC-Kongress 2014 präsentierte GARFIELD-AF-Register ... und Behandlungsergebnisse von schlaganfallgefährdeten Patienten in ... Die Daten der ... einer innovativen und unabhängigen Forschungsinitiative zur ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... -- Donald Spector , a renowned celebrated entrepreneur ... a Wearable Biosensor, which will issue today, September 2, ... Mr. Spector holds some of the earliest patents in ... by New York College of Health Professions, which has ... intellectual properties.  New York College noted that the Wearable ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... , Sept. 2, 2014  Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... an overview of the company at the Morgan Stanley Global ... , Presentation date: Tuesday September 9, 2014 , ... live webcast and 30-day archive of this presentation will be ... Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 2Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 3Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 4Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 5Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 6Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 7Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 8Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 9Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 10Daten aus dem globalen Register zur Behandlung von Vorhofflimmern zeigen, dass antithrombotische Wirkstoffe zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen nicht optimal genutzt werden 11Wearable Biosensor Patent, the Grandfather of Wearable Biosensor Transmission Patents, Granted to Donald Spector, One of the Most Prolific Living Inventors in the World 2Wearable Biosensor Patent, the Grandfather of Wearable Biosensor Transmission Patents, Granted to Donald Spector, One of the Most Prolific Living Inventors in the World 3Wearable Biosensor Patent, the Grandfather of Wearable Biosensor Transmission Patents, Granted to Donald Spector, One of the Most Prolific Living Inventors in the World 4Wearable Biosensor Patent, the Grandfather of Wearable Biosensor Transmission Patents, Granted to Donald Spector, One of the Most Prolific Living Inventors in the World 5
... historic open letter to the World Health Organization ... Drugs (CoMeD) , and the United Methodist Women are seeking ... vaccines.  Currently, the mercury-based preservative Thimerosal, which is 49% mercury ... much of the world, despite the fact that it is ...
... Texas, March 15, 2012  OxySure® Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: ... emergency oxygen solutions with its "oxygen from powder" ... a Supplier Agreement ("Agreement") with W.W. Grainger, Inc. ... (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120315/DA71084LOGO ) In terms ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Global Call for Mercury-free Vaccines Issued 2OxySure Systems Announces Supplier Agreement With Grainger 2OxySure Systems Announces Supplier Agreement With Grainger 3
Battery operated single speed motorized handpiece, tip cover, supplied with 0.5 mm tungsten burr (E0815 0.5) and one battery size "AA"....
5.5 mm disk shape burr. Diamond coated tip. Use with E0824 B handle....
Taper with blunt tip. Stainless steel. Round knurled handle with polished finish. Taper : Long 32 mm. Overall length: 3.9 inches. Most popular size or model....
One end with needle point and other end with medium taper. Stainless steel. Round knurled handle with polished finish. Overall length: 5.7 inches....
Medicine Products: