Tafari Mbadiwe

MD, JD

Most Recent Articles by Tafari Mbadiwe

Then and Now: The Crisis of Physician Suicides

Then and Now: The Crisis of Physician Suicides

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Over the past few decades, physician suicide has become a staggering public health crisis that has largely been ignored.

Medical Malpractice Payment Redistribution Patterns Examined

Medical Malpractice Payment Redistribution Patterns Examined

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The HR 1215 bill proposes many changes to malpractice liability rules, including a $250,000 cap on non-economic damages.

The Opioid Epidemic: Why Your Prescribing Habits Matter

The Opioid Epidemic: Why Your Prescribing Habits Matter

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If physicians have a genuine interest in acting with beneficence and nonmaleficence, they should recognize that their prescribing habits have significant consequences for their patients.

Wearable Fitness Trackers: Are We Placing Too Much Faith in Them?

Wearable Fitness Trackers: Are We Placing Too Much Faith in Them?

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The utility and effectiveness of wearable fitness devices are discussed in a clinician's opinion piece.

Examining "Willful Blindness" in Medicine

Examining "Willful Blindness" in Medicine

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In surgery, a common example of unknown knowns is continuing to perform a procedure even in the face of evidence that it's either outdated or of little benefit.

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