Medical Observer

The AMA’s Ethics and Medico-Legal Committee recently discussed whether it is ethically appropriate for a doctor to offer…
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When a child is sick and parents and doctors disagree about what to do next, who is best placed to make that decision? This…
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Recently I was doing a clean-up, going through stacks of old papers, and I found some scribbled notes from 30 years ago. It…
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Professor Carl June — an oncologist, researcher and renowned pioneer in the fight against cancer — has created the first …
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When it comes to obesity, it seems that everyone has an opinion. Some advocate that individuals should 'take responsibility…
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On the morning of 7 October, I woke up with the message from a colleague saying: “HIF got the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physiology…
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It seems to me that 'C words' are disproportionally represented in our medicolegal lexicon. In fact, I feel my professional…
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