Volume 3 Issue 2

Script Doctors

June 07, 2012

Cover Story

Since at least the 1950s, medical dramas have been a staple of television programming, and MDs have been enlisted as consultants to help lend these programs a sense of reality. To find out what it takes to help produce medical dramas that are both accurate and entertaining, we spoke with consultants from two of the most popular examples of the genre in recent decades.

Why Online Social Networking Should Change What We Know about Health Care

June 07, 2012

Physician Voices

Rather than being a force for depersonalizing medicine and driving a wedge between patients and physicians, it turns out that information technology and social media offer new opportunities for deeper communication and interaction.