Month: July 2017

Estimados “Médicos de Colombia”, de todas las formas de corrupción, ¿Cuál es su favorita?  

“La gallina a cambio de una cita” “Si ests (sic) en antioquia (sic) la cuajada con el pan de queso por una cita o una formula de medicamentos” “El esferito de Tecnoquimicas (sic). 😅” “Eso no es ningun rural. Tu estás en la urbe jajaja.” “Trabajar por ops siendo ilegal” “Mamer” ““ “Dulces y desayunos jeje“…

Nuestro increíble EGO como médicos…

Originally posted on Fonsec@peds:
“Si no levantas los ojos, creerás que eres el punto más alto”. Antonio Porchia Buenas tardes a tod@s l@s lector@s, El día de hoy quisiera hablarles un poco de por qué creo que los médicos tenemos un EGO tan grande. Y que sospecho que pueda ser una de las grandes…

Physician Health Programs (PHPs): The Ford Granada of Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs) and Stuntman Mike is at the wheel.

Originally posted on Disrupted Physician:
https://youtu.be/qzIVJlOPwxQ PHPs are essentially Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs)  for doctors, nurses and other health care professionals.    The vast majority of people know little or nothing about Physician Health Programs (PHPs) but they should. The grand plan is expansion to other occupations under what they are calling the “New Paradigm.”…

Peer review ghost-writing, or do professors understand plagiarism?

Originally posted on For Better Science:
Every academic will probably agree that plagiarism is wrong. It is absolutely not OK to pass someone’s else’s intellectual work as one’s own. Plagiarised research papers get retracted regularly, on several occasions plagiarism in dissertation led to withdrawal of doctorate, most notably among several German politicians. There is however…