The reality of psychiatry rather than the perception
Monday, June 29, 2020
Should You Trust Your Physician?
As far as I can tell there are two basic considerations in whether or not you trust your physician. The first is combination of persona...
Sunday, June 14, 2020
Depression Prevalence and Other Checklist Limits
I finished reading a paper last night about estimating the prevalence of depression using the PHQ-9 (1). The paper had 76 authors inc...
Saturday, May 30, 2020
Twin Cities Riots
I watched the 1 hr press conference that was convened by Gov. Tim Walsh at 1:30 AM last night. The mayor of Minneapolis Jacob Fry...
Saturday, May 2, 2020
Telepsychiatry - Week 7
It is week seven of telepsychiatry. Things have been going reasonably well. I am as productive doing telepsychiatry as when I was si...
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Admit What You Don't Know - An Unmentioned Organizing Principle
Everybody has ideas about medical ethics. Often that is their own version. There are medical ethicists who routinely comment on it...
Saturday, April 18, 2020
COVID-19 No "Worse" than The Flu?
It is very common these days for people with varying motivations to make the argument that that COVID-19 the current pandemic caus...
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