The following six posts from our blog Humanizing Medicine were our most popular of 2016.
|Sacrifices made for medicine (subsequently featured on KevinMD)
A medical student reflects on the advice given to him by a surgical intern
|Which interventions reduce physician burnout?
A study funded by the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Research Institute reveals the most effective burnout interventions
|The space where the thymus was
A medical student wonders about the experiences and relationships of her cadaver
|Summer reading for compassionate clinicians
Our annual list of recommended books about medical culture
|Polarity thinking in medical education
Authors describe the perils of Either/Or thinking for humanistic medical care
|Asking this question will ease patients’ suffering
A study funded by the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Research Institute reveals an important question clinicians can ask