October 30, 2018
Alternative Medicine and MalpracticeContinue Reading »
WHAT IS CAM? Complementary and Alternative Medicines (CAM) are health services that are not considered to be part of conventional medicine, and include modalities and practices that extend beyond the dominant health system of a particular society or culture. Traditionally, CAM encompasses four domains: (1) whole medical systems, such as…
October 3, 2018
THE IMPORTANCE OF THE BEDSIDE MANNERContinue Reading »
I’m old enough to remember when doctors made house calls. When I was a child, our family physician, Dr. Dismukes, would come to our house to care for my mom or dad or me. He toted a large black medical bag which carried his stethoscope, his otoscope, and tongue depressors….