Project Implicit Project Implicit A series of implicit association tests that offer insight into our implicit biases.
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TED What Makes a Good Life? Lessons from the Longest Study on Happiness Psychiatrist Robert Waldinger discusses the results of his adult development study, sharing what factors truly contribute to finding happiness.
Contributor: Karlen BaderMarch 4, 2016Topics: Keywords: / / /
New York Times Why Doctors Care About Happiness "The association of happiness and health remains a potent touchstone in both popular and medical culture. In practical terms, which actually causes the other is less relevant than the fact that both are important."
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emergency pedia The Tribal Nature of Medicine In this video, Dr. Victoria Brazil discusses tribalism in medicine and how this affects healthcare teams and ultimately patient care. The article further discusses types of teams and offers guidance for building a cohesive and functional healthcare team that is inclusive, rather than exclusive to other "tribes."
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TED When to take a stand - and when to let it go Ash Beckhan describes the challenges faced trying to fulfill multiple roles while sticking to one's personal integrity.
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globalist Are human brains hardwired to recognize some groups of people as friends and others as enemies? The concept of tribalism dates back hundreds of centuries, evolving from violent warfare to aggressive sports. Humans exhibit an innate need to relate and group, subsequently leading to issues of both minor subconscious and major conscious prejudice.
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about-moth Unusual Normality A war veteran's story of a second chance at childhood and appreciation of what one has
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download Healthcare racial bias Training doctors to spot their own bias
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logo Characteristics of physicians who report frustration with patients Personal and practice characteristics of physicians who report high frustration with patients differ from those of other physicians. Understanding factors contributing to physician frustration with patients may allow us to improve the quality of patient-physician relationships.
Contributor: chucklesnSeptember 20, 2015Topics: / /