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Osteopathic students displayed higher empathy vs. other medical students

August 21, 2017

Clinical preceptors rated students of an osteopathic medical school to have better displays of empathy compared with other medical students, according to published study results.

Researchers sent an electronic survey to 650 clinical adjunct faculty members at Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine-CA (TUCOM) in Vallejo, California, which compared TUCOM students with other medical students on empathetic behavior.

Trump signs FDA Reauthorization Act of 2017 into law

August 21, 2017
President Donald J. Trump recently signed the FDA Reauthorization Act of 2017 into law. The

Factors identified for Medicaid patients' use of health centers

August 18, 2017
Black or Hispanic race or having a significant financial need were factors identified with Medicaid patients seeking primary care at health centers, according to study…
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Survey suggests partisanship doomed health care reform, public split on many ACA components

August 16, 2017
A greater Republican division on the issue of health care reform than originally thought in addition to the Democrats’ determination to not repeal the Affordable…
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