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01/09/2017 In Opioid Withdrawal, With No Help In Sight Narrative Matters Physicians, Ethical Issues, Travis N. Rieder, Opioid
01/09/2017 The Fine Line Between Doctoring And Dealing Narrative Matters Physicians, Primary Care, Mental Health Care, Pooja Lagisetty, Substance Abuse
12/05/2016 Bridging The Divide Between Dental And Medical Care Narrative Matters Access To Care, Safety-Net Systems, Health Reform, Oral Health Care, Cost Of Health Care, Cancer, Gayathri Subramanian
11/09/2016 Intoxicated, Homeless, And In Need Of A Place To Land Narrative Matters Access To Care, Emergency Care, Ethical Issues, Determinants Of Health, Mental Health Care, Otis Warren
10/04/2016 The Importance Of Being Narrative Matters Abraham Verghese, Physicians
09/07/2016 Uninsured In Texas, Then And Now Narrative Matters Affordable Care Act, Access To Care, Susan Sered
08/08/2016 Grasping At The Moon: Enhancing Access To Careers In The Health Professions Narrative Matters Minorities, Health and Human Services, Louis W. Sullivan
07/06/2016 Beating A Cancer Death Sentence Narrative Matters Cost Of Health Care, Cancer, Drugs, Ethical Issues, Jonathan Friedlaender
06/06/2016 In Two Maine Towns, Schools Address The Mental Health Of Refugee Children Narrative Matters Children's Health, Mental Health Care, Robin Fleck
05/02/2016 Asthma And Injustice On Chicago's Southeast Side Narrative Matters Asthma, Kohar Jones
04/04/2016 Even In An Emergency, Doctors Must Make Informed Consent An Informed Choice Narrative Matters Physicians, Emergency Care, Patient Safety, Cindy Brach
03/07/2016 Mr. G And The Revolving Door: Breaking The Readmission Cycle At A Safety-Net Hospital Narrative Matters Disparities, Determinants Of Health, Legal Issues, Mental Health Care
02/08/2016 When There's No Cure: My Brother's Battle With Drug-Resistant TB Narrative Matters Drugs, HIV and AIDS, Stephanie Aleksanyan
01/05/2016 Bitten: A Patient With Tickborne Disease Struggles To Find The Right Provider Narrative Matters Physicians, Quality Of Care, Organization And Delivery Of Care, Consumer Issues, Mairead Eastin Moloney
12/07/2015 An Uninsured Immigrant Delays Needed Care Narrative Matters Access To Care, Disparities, Health Reform, Cost Of Health Care, Cheryl Bettigole
11/02/2015 Bearing Fruit: The Fight For The FDA's Food Safety Reforms Narrative Matters Politics, Public Health, Shelley A. Hearne
10/05/2015 Milwaukee County General Narrative Matters Access To Care, Quality Of Care, Deborah Fries
10/05/2015 The Donor At The VLA Narrative Matters Access To Care, Quality Of Care, Joy Jacobson
10/05/2015 The Xelox Sweater Narrative Matters Access To Care, Quality Of Care, Lisa Annelouise Rentz
09/08/2015 Medical Myths: Unprepared For The End Stages Of End-Stage Kidney Disease Narrative Matters Home Care, End-Of-Life Care, Farrin A. Manian
08/03/2015 "A Failing Heart And The Downside Of Life-Prolonging Technology" Full Essay Narrative Matters Quality Of Care, Ethical Issues, Kristin M. Kostick, Jennifer Blumenthal-Barby
07/07/2015 Across State Lines, A Family Navigates Medical Complexity And Medicaid Hurdles Narrative Matters Access To Care, Children's Health, Health Reform, Medicaid, Anthony P. Putney
06/08/2015 Amid Fears And Controversy, A Doctor Chooses A Home Birth Narrative Matters Physicians, Quality Of Care, Maternal And Child Health, Jessica Taylor Goldstein
05/04/2015 The Fall: Aligning The Best Care With Standards Of Care At The End Of Life Narrative Matters Elderly, Evidence-Based Medicine, Patricia Gabow
04/06/2015 Insensible Losses: When The Medical Community Forgets The Family Narrative Matters Organization And Delivery Of Care, Ethical Issues, Pierre Elias
03/02/2015 Necessary Steps: How Health Care Fails Older Patients, And How It Can Be Done Better Narrative Matters Elderly, Physician Payment, Chronic Care, Medicare
02/02/2015 Navigating Veronika: How Access, Knowledge, And Attitudes Shaped My Sister's Care Narrative Matters Access To Care, Disparities, Elizabeth Piatt
01/05/2015 Watching The Clock: A Mother's Hope For A Natural Birth In A Cesarean Culture Narrative Matters Cost Of Health Care, Evidence-Based Medicine
12/08/2014 Child Welfare In Indian Country: A Story Of Painful Removals Narrative Matters Vulnerable Children, Native Americans, Terry L. Cross, Child Welfare
11/03/2014 Bridging The Gap: A Community Health Program Saved Lives, Then Closed Its Doors Narrative Matters Health Reform, Medicare, HIV and AIDS, Medicaid, Heidi L. Behforouz
11/03/2014 Opening A Channel: Finding Connection And Healing Beyond The Clinic Narrative Matters Health Reform, Primary Care, Chronic Care, Prevention, Samuel Slavin
10/06/2014 A Simple Case Of Chest Pain: Sensitizing Doctors To Patients With Disabilities Narrative Matters Disabilities, Disparities, Prevention, Leana S. Wen
09/08/2014 The Double Helix: When The System Fails The Intertwined Needs Of Caregiver And Patient Narrative Matters Long-Term Care, Chronic Care, Consumer Issues, Patient Engagement, Suzanne Geffen Mintz
08/04/2014 A Fighting Chance: How Acute Care Training Is Failing Patients With Chronic Disease Narrative Matters Drugs, Consumer Issues, Legal Issues, Chronic Pain, Dena E. Rifkin
07/08/2014 Down The Rabbit Hole: A Chronic Pain Sufferer Navigates The Maze Of Opioid Use Narrative Matters Drugs, Janice Lynch Schuster, Chronic Pain
06/02/2014 'Nothing Is Broken': For An Injured Doctor, Quality-Focused Care Misses The Mark Narrative Matters Emergency Care, Charlotte Yeh
05/05/2014 'I Don't Want Jenny To Think I'm Abandoning Her': Views On Overtreatment Narrative Matters Physicians, Quality Of Care, Workforce Issues, Cost Of Health Care, Diane E. Meier
04/21/2014 Lost In Translation: To Our Chinese patient, Alzheimer's Meant 'Crazy And Catatonic' Narrative Matters Alzheimer's, Dementia, XinQi Dong, E-Shien Chang, Aging
04/07/2014 A Family Disease: Witnessing Firsthand The Toll That Dementia Takes On Caregivers Narrative Matters Mental Illness, Long-Term Care, Hospitals, Gary Epstein-Lubow
03/03/2014 "To Improve Public Health And Safety, One Sheriff Looks Beyond The Jail Walls" Full Essay Narrative Matters Mental Illness, Public Health, Michael J. Ashe, State And Local Issues
02/03/2014 "Undocumented Immigrants And Kidney Transplant: Costs And Controversy" Full Essay Narrative Matters Vanessa Grubbs, Special Populations, Immigration, Insurance, Transplants
01/06/2014 "Speaking Up About The Dangers Of The Hidden Curriculum" Full Essay Narrative Matters Joshua M. Liao, Eric J. Thomas, Sigall K. Bell, Quality Of Care, Patient Safety
12/03/2013 "A Resident Helps Redesign How One Institution Provides Emergency Care" Full Essay Narrative Matters Kamran S. Hamid, Access To Care, Physicians, Quality Of Care, Trauma Care
11/11/2013 "In Alaska, Reaching Into Remote Corners To Provide Dental Care" Full Essay Narrative Matters Conan Murat, Access To Care, Oral Health Care, Workforce Issues, Rural Health Care
10/07/2013 "In The 'Gray Zone,' A Doctor Faces Tough Decisions On Infant Resuscitation" Full Essay Narrative Matters Gautham K. Suresh, Disparities, Children's Health, Cost Of Health Care, Ethical Issues
09/09/2013 "Against All Odds: How A Medicaid Waiver Brought Our Critically Ill Daughter Home" Full Essay Narrative Matters Ann E. Yurcek, Children's Health, Chronic Care
08/09/2013 "A Doctor Tells Why She Performed Abortions Narrative Matters Dr. X, Access To Care, Children's Health
08/05/2013 "In The Safety Net: A Tale Of Ticking Clocks And Tricky Diagnoses" Full Essay Narrative Matters Maria Maldonado, Safety-Net Systems, Disparities, Primary Care
07/08/2013 "As Sports Fees Rise, A Young Athlete Learns That If You Can't Pay, You Can't Play" Full Essay Narrative Matters Heather Boyle, Disparities, Children's Health, Chronic Care, Public Health
06/03/2013 "Awakening Advocacy: How Students Helped Save A Safety-Net Hospital In Georgia" Full Essay Narrative Matters Katherine Neuhausen, Access To Care, Safety-Net Systems, Politics, Disparities, Hospitals
05/06/2013 "To Cover Their Child, One Couple Navigates A Health Insurance Maze In Pennsylvania" Full Essay Narrative Matters Ari B. Friedman, Tara Mendola, Access To Care, Children's Health, Insurance, Consumer Issues
04/08/2013 "Tackling The Weight Of The World: What One African Woman Taught Us About Global Obesity" Full Essay Narrative Matters Laura M. Blinkhorn, Mascha A. Davis, Chronic Care, Public Health, Prevention
03/04/2013 "How 'Person-Centered' Care Helped Guide Me Toward Recovery From Mental Illness" Full Essay Narrative Matters Ashley R. Clayton, Mental Illness, Hospitals, Organization And Delivery Of Care
02/04/2013 "An Accidental Tourist Finds Her Way In The Dangerous Land Of Serious Illness" Full Essay Narrative Matters Jessie C. Gruman, Chronic Care, Consumer Issues, Patient Engagement
01/17/2013 "Surrendering The Keys: A Doctor Tries To Get An Impaired Elderly Patient To Stop Driving" Full Essay Narrative Matters Anna Reisman, Elderly, Public Health
01/07/2013 "To Fight Bad Suga', Or Diabetes, My Neighborhood Needs More Health Educators" Full Essay Narrative Matters Joseph F. West, Disparities, Public Health
12/03/2012 "As She Lay Dying: How I Fought To Stop Medical Errors From Killing My Mom" Full Essay Narrative Matters Jonathan R. Welch, Quality Of Care
11/05/2012 "A Nurse Learns Firsthand That You May Fend For Yourself After A Hospital Stay" Full Essay Narrative Matters Beth Ann Swan, Access To Care, Health Reform
10/09/2012 "Physician-Assisted Death Is Illegal In Most States, So My Patient Made Another Choice" Full Essay Narrative Matters David Muller, Elderly, Ethical Issues
10/01/2012 "Shopping For Long-Term Care" Full Essay Narrative Matters Deborah Stone, Dementia, Long-Term Care
09/04/2012 "How I Helped Create A Flawed Mental Health System That's Failed Millions-And My Son" Full Essay Narrative Matters Paul Gionfriddo, Mental Illness, Children's Health, Schizophrenia, Insurance
08/06/2012 "Two Arms, Two Choices: If Only I'd Known Then What I Know Now" Full Essay Narrative Matters Health Reform, Ethical Issues, Kerry O'Connell
07/06/2012 "A Room With A Grim View: The 'Ambient Despair' That Marks Life In Assisted Living" Full Essay Narrative Matters Martin Bayne, Assisted Living, Elderly, Parkinson's, Long-Term Care
07/06/2012 "Dying Of A Treatable Disease" Full Essay Narrative Matters Carla C. Keirns, HIV and AIDS
06/04/2012 "'They Paved Paradise And Put Up A Parking Lot'" Full Essay Narrative Matters Cameron Page, Disparities, Public Health, Environmental Health, Determinants Of Health
05/07/2012 "A Tale Of Dollars, Pediatrics, And Late-Night Calls About Infant Constipation" Full Essay Narrative Matters John D. Lantos, Access To Care, Children's Health, Cost Of Health Care, Maternal And Child Health, Organization And Delivery Of Care
04/09/2012 "Living Life In My Own Way--And Dying That Way As Well" Full Essay Narrative Matters Amy Berman, Elderly, Quality Of Care, Health Reform, Chronic Care, Medicare
04/04/2012 "Adrift In Africa: A US Medical Resident On An Elective Abroad" Full Essay Narrative Matters Teeb Al-Samarrai, Ethical Issues, International
03/05/2012 "Chronic Lyme Disease: It's Time To Solve The Medical Mystery Inside An Enigma" Full Essay Narrative Matters Laurie McClellan, Politics, Chronic Care
02/08/2012 "A Gravely Ill Patient Faces The Grim Results Of Outliving Her Eligibility For Hospice Benefits" Full Essay Narrative Matters Hunter Groninger, Access To Care, Chronic Care, Ethical Issues, Medicare
01/18/2012 "A Touch Of Sense" Full Essay Narrative Matters Abraham Verghese, Physicians
01/09/2012 "On Our Own: Why We Who Struggle To Live With Diabetes Could Use A Helping Hand" Full Essay Narrative Matters Sara Sklaroff, Quality Of Care, Insurance, Cost Of Health Care
12/14/2011 "An MS Patient Loses Trust When She Finds Out Her Doctor Is Paid By Drug Companies" Full Essay Narrative Matters Maran Wolston, Physician Payment, Drugs, Chronic Care
12/14/2011 "An MS Patient Loses Trust When She Finds Out Her Doctor Is Paid By Drug Companies" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Maran Wolston, Physician Payment, Drugs, Chronic Care
11/30/2011 "Tea, Biscuits, And Health Care Prioritizing" Full Essay Narrative Matters Marthe R. Gold, Politics, Cost Of Health Care
11/30/2011 "Tea, Biscuits, And Health Care Prioritizing" Abridged Narrative Matters Marthe R. Gold, Politics, Cost Of Health Care
11/07/2011 "Call It Jiffy Boob: Whats Lacking When Care Has Assembly-Line Efficiency" Full Essay Narrative Matters Colleen T. Fogarty, Physicians, Cancer
11/07/2011 "Call It Jiffy Boob: Whats Lacking When Care Has Assembly-Line Efficiency" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Colleen T. Fogarty, Physicians, Cancer
10/19/2011 "No One Needs To Know" Full Essay Narrative Matters Neil S. Calman, Conflict Of Interest
10/19/2011 "No One Needs To Know" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Neil S. Calman, Conflict Of Interest
10/05/2011 "A Dental Hygienist Who's A Lakota Sioux Calls For New Mid-Level Dental Providers" Full Essay Narrative Matters Maxine Janis, Oral Health Care
10/05/2011 "A Dental Hygienist Who's A Lakota Sioux Calls For New Mid-Level Dental Providers" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Maxine Janis, Oral Health Care
09/28/2011 "Titanium Hip Star" Full Essay Narrative Matters Dan Shapiro, Health Reform, Physician Payment, Cost Of Health Care
09/28/2011 "Titanium Hip Star" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Dan Shapiro, Health Reform, Physician Payment, Cost Of Health Care
09/21/2011 "'In Technology We Trust'" Full Essay Narrative Matters Muriel R. Gillick, Elderly, Cost Of Health Care, Ethical Issues
09/21/2011 "'In Technology We Trust'" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Muriel R. Gillick, Elderly, Cost Of Health Care, Ethical Issues
09/14/2011 "Going Blind On Our Watch" Full Essay Narrative Matters Toni Martin, Health Reform
09/14/2011 "Going Blind On Our Watch" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Toni Martin, Health Reform
09/08/2011 "How A Children's Hospital Discovered Child Pornographers In Its Midst" Full Essay Narrative Matters Blair L. Sadler, Children's Health
09/08/2011 "How A Children's Hospital Discovered Child Pornographers In Its Midst" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Blair L. Sadler, Children's Health
09/07/2011 "Mosaics And Misery" Poem Narrative Matters Joseph J. Fins, Emergency Care
08/31/2011 "From The Talk To The Walk" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Roger Hughes, Mental Illness, Schizophrenia
08/31/2011 "From The Talk To The Walk" Full Essay Narrative Matters Roger Hughes, Mental Illness, Schizophrenia
08/24/2011 "Purple Is The Color Of The Future" Full Essay Narrative Matters Fitzhugh Mullan, Drugs, HIV and AIDS
08/24/2011 "Purple Is The Color Of The Future" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Fitzhugh Mullan, Drugs, HIV and AIDS
08/17/2011 "Between The Lines: Navigating The Uncharted Territory Of Industry-Sponsored Research" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Frank Davidoff, Conflict Of Interest
08/17/2011 "Between The Lines: Navigating The Uncharted Territory Of Industry-Sponsored Research" Full Essay Narrative Matters Frank Davidoff, Conflict Of Interest
08/10/2011 "Politics And The Public Hospital In Our Capital" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Paul Offner, D.C. General, Hospitals
08/10/2011 "Politics And The Public Hospital In Our Capital" Full Essay Narrative Matters Paul Offner, D.C. General, Hospitals
08/04/2011 "Hospice And The 'End Game'" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Eleanor Clift, Home Care
08/04/2011 "Hospice And The 'End Game'" Full Essay Narrative Matters Eleanor Clift, Home Care
07/27/2011 "How Much Does Zozo Weigh Today?" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Anjali Jain, Children's Health, Obesity
07/27/2011 "How Much Does Zozo Weigh Today?" Full Essay Narrative Matters Anjali Jain, Children's Health, Obesity
07/20/2011 "In The Midst Of Sickness" Full Essay Narrative Matters Alexander McCall Smith, HIV and AIDS
07/20/2011 "In The Midst Of Sickness" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Alexander McCall Smith, HIV and AIDS
07/13/2011 "On The Southern Front" Full Essay Narrative Matters Julia Alvarez, Elderly
07/07/2011 "'Oh, My Father Hit Me'" Full Essay Narrative Matters Ilana Sherer, Children's Health
07/07/2011 "'Oh, My Father Hit Me'" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Ilana Sherer, Children's Health
06/29/2011 "Out Of The Shadow" Full Essay Narrative Matters Neil S. Calman, Disparities
06/29/2011 "Out Of The Shadow" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Neil S. Calman, Disparities
06/22/2011 "So Tired Of Life" Full Essay Narrative Matters Neil S. Calman, Elderly
06/22/2011 "So Tired Of Life" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Neil S. Calman, Elderly
06/15/2011 "Learning Genetics" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Sharon F. Terry, Genetics
06/15/2011 "Learning Genetics" Full Essay Narrative Matters Sharon F. Terry, Genetics
06/09/2011 "Practicing Medicine Versus Pushing Paper" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Steven P. Ringel, Health Reform
06/09/2011 "Practicing Medicine Versus Pushing Paper" Full Essay Narrative Matters Steven P. Ringel, Health Reform
06/08/2011 "Tin-Cup Medicine" Full Essay Narrative Matters Fitzhugh Mullan, Safety-Net Systems
06/08/2011 "Tin-Cup Medicine" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Fitzhugh Mullan, Safety-Net Systems
06/01/2011 "Cruel Calculus" Abridged Version Narrative Matters John D. Lantos, Children's Health, Ethical Issues
06/01/2011 "Cruel Calculus" Full Essay Narrative Matters John D. Lantos, Children's Health, Ethical Issues
05/25/2011 "The Edge Of The Known World" Full Essay Narrative Matters John D. Lantos, Children's Health, Chronic Care
05/25/2011 "The Edge Of The Known World" Full Essay Narrative Matters John D. Lantos, Children's Health, Chronic Care
05/18/2011 "Hooked On Neonatology" Abridged Version Narrative Matters John D. Lantos, Children's Health
05/18/2011 "Hooked On Neonatology" Full Essay Narrative Matters John D. Lantos, Children's Health
05/06/2011 "Toxic Tale: An 'Enviro' Learns Why We Need Tighter Controls On Home Pesticide Use" Full Essay Narrative Matters Sue Eisenfeld, Consumer Issues, Environmental Health, Legal Issues
05/06/2011 "Toxic Tale: An 'Enviro' Learns Why We Need Tighter Controls On Home Pesticide Use" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Sue Eisenfeld, Consumer Issues, Environmental Health, Legal Issues
05/04/2011 "Crossing The Atlantic" Full Essay Narrative Matters Anjali Jain, Children's Health
05/04/2011 "Crossing The Atlantic" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Anjali Jain, Children's Health
04/27/2011 "Me And The System: The Personal Essay And Health Policy" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Fitzhugh Mullan, Health Reform
04/27/2011 "Me And The System: The Personal Essay And Health Policy" Full Essay Narrative Matters Fitzhugh Mullan, Health Reform
04/20/2011 "On Being A 'Difficult' Patient" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Michelle Mayer, Physicians, Chronic Care
04/20/2011 "On Being A 'Difficult' Patient" Full Essay Narrative Matters Michelle Mayer, Physicians, Chronic Care
04/13/2011 "Despierta!" Full Essay Narrative Matters Daniel Derksen, Physicians, Prevention
04/13/2011 "Despierta!" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Daniel Derksen, Physicians, Prevention
04/07/2011 "Driven To Dialysis" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Katherine Chretien, Elderly, Hospitals
04/07/2011 "Driven To Dialysis" Full Essay Narrative Matters Katherine Chretien, Elderly, Hospitals
04/06/2011 "Running Out Of Time, Money, And Independence?" Full Essay Narrative Matters Michael Ogg, Long-Term Care, Chronic Care
04/06/2011 "Running Out Of Time, Money, And Independence?" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Michael Ogg, Long-Term Care, Chronic Care
03/28/2011 "Of Wheelchairs And Managed Care" Full Essay Narrative Matters Andrew Batavia, Health Reform, Insurance
03/28/2011 "Of Wheelchairs And Managed Care" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Andrew Batavia, Health Reform, Insurance
03/21/2011 "Aging And The Inaccessible City" Full Essay Narrative Matters Solomon Klass, Elderly, Disabilities, Cities
03/21/2011 "Aging And The Inaccessible City" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Solomon Klass, Elderly, Cities
02/28/2011 "Acquainted With The Night" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Paul Raeburn, Mental Illness, Children's Health
02/28/2011 "Acquainted With The Night" Full Essay Narrative Matters Paul Raeburn, Mental Illness, Children's Health
02/22/2011 "The Rest Is Silence" Full Essay Narrative Matters Michael Rowe, Physicians, Communication
02/22/2011 "The Rest Is Silence" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Michael Rowe, Physicians, Communication
02/14/2011 "Life But No Limb: The Aftermath Of Medical Error" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Carol Levine, Hospitals, Emergency Care
02/14/2011 "Life But No Limb: The Aftermath Of Medical Error" Full Essay Narrative Matters Carol Levine, Hospitals, Emergency Care
02/07/2011 "End Of A Chapter" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Anna Reisman, Organization And Delivery Of Care, Primary Care
02/07/2011 "End Of A Chapter" Full Essay Narrative Matters Anna Reisman, Organization And Delivery Of Care, Primary Care
01/31/2011 "GOMER" Full Essay Narrative Matters David Muller, Emergency Care, Ethical Issues
01/31/2011 "GOMER" Abridged Version Narrative Matters David Muller, Emergency Care, Ethical Issues
01/24/2011 "Elevators, Falafel, And Thalassemia" Full Essay Narrative Matters Aisha Saad, Politics
01/24/2011 "Elevators, Falafel, And Thalassemia" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Aisha Saad, Politics
01/18/2011 "Do NOT Resuscitate" Full Essay Narrative Matters David Muller, Home Care
01/18/2011 "Do NOT Resuscitate" Abridged Version Narrative Matters David Muller, Home Care
01/10/2011 "When Paper Is The Enemy" Full Essay Narrative Matters Perri Klass, Children's Health
01/10/2011 "When Paper Is The Enemy" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Perri Klass, Children's Health
01/03/2011 "The Elephant In The Exam Room" Full Essay Narrative Matters Perri Klass, Obesity
01/03/2011 "The Elephant In The Exam Room" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Perri Klass, Obesity
12/06/2010 "Boundaries" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Lisa Iezzoni, Insurance
12/06/2010 "Boundaries" Full Essay Narrative Matters Lisa Iezzoni, Insurance
11/30/2010 "Ashamed To Admit It: Owning Up To Medical Error" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Danielle Ofri, Physicians, Diabetes
11/30/2010 "Ashamed To Admit It: Owning Up To Medical Error" Full Essay Narrative Matters Danielle Ofri, Physicians, Diabetes
11/29/2010 "Incidental Illness" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Danielle Ofri, Physicians
11/29/2010 "Incidental Illness" Full Essay Narrative Matters Danielle Ofri, Physicians
11/28/2010 "Casey's Legacy" Full Essay Narrative Matters W. Richard Boyte, Physicians, Children's Health
11/28/2010 "Casey's Legacy" Abridged Version Narrative Matters W. Richard Boyte, Physicians, Children's Health
11/15/2010 "Witness to Disaster" - Multiple Essays Narrative Matters W. Richard Boyte, Buck Taylor, Emergency Care, Jan Brideau, Frederick P. Cerise, Benjamin Springgate, Karen DeSalvo, James Moises, Joseph Uddo, Jan Evans Patterson, Jason P. Block, Dana Braner, Julie Conlin, Scott Leckman, George T. Chuang, Janis van Meerveld
10/26/2010 "As Drug Marketing Pays Off, My Mother Pays Up" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Janet R. Gilsdorf, Cost Of Health Care, Drugs
10/26/2010 "As Drug Marketing Pays Off, My Mother Pays Up" Full Essay Narrative Matters Janet R. Gilsdorf, Cost Of Health Care, Drugs
10/04/2010 "Why I Don't Get Mammograms" Full Essay Narrative Matters Veneta Masson, Politics, Cost Of Health Care, Prevention, Evidence-Based Medicine
10/04/2010 "Why I Don't Get Mammograms" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Veneta Masson, Politics, Cost Of Health Care, Prevention, Evidence-Based Medicine
09/15/2010 "Dad's Legacy" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Jerald Winakur, Elderly, Alzheimer's, Dementia
09/15/2010 "Dad's Legacy" Full Essay Narrative Matters Jerald Winakur, Elderly, Alzheimer's, Dementia
09/15/2010 "The Loneliness of Fighting A Rare Cancer" Full Essay Narrative Matters Amy Dockser Marcus, Cancer
09/15/2010 "The Loneliness of Fighting A Rare Cancer" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Amy Dockser Marcus, Cancer
09/15/2010 "Stories Beyond The Box" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Pauline Chen, Immigration
09/15/2010 "Stories Beyond The Box" Full Essay Narrative Matters Pauline Chen, Immigration
09/15/2010 "Shingles Does It" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Jack Coulehan, Health Reform
09/15/2010 "Shingles Does It" Full Essay Narrative Matters Jack Coulehan, Health Reform
09/15/2010 "Coming Out Of The Shadows" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Fred Frese, Mental Illness
09/15/2010 "Coming Out Of The Shadows" Full Essay Narrative Matters Fred Frese, Mental Illness
09/15/2010 "'Shock Me, Tube Me, Line Me'" Full Essay Narrative Matters Boris Veysman, Ethical Issues
09/15/2010 "Duality" Full Essay Narrative Matters Julie Rosenbaum, Politics
09/15/2010 "Duality" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Julie Rosenbaum, Politics
09/15/2010 "Buying Lunch...And What Else?" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Melinda Morton, Drugs, Conflict Of Interest
09/15/2010 "Buying Lunch...And What Else?" Full Essay Narrative Matters Melinda Morton, Drugs, Conflict Of Interest
09/15/2010 "Back From The Brink: War, Suicide, And PTSD" Full Essay Narrative Matters Ron Capps, PTSD
09/15/2010 "Still Closing the Gap" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Fitzhugh Mullan, Politics, Disparities
09/15/2010 "Still Closing the Gap" Full Essay Narrative Matters Fitzhugh Mullan, Politics, Disparities
09/15/2010 "A Hospital Death" Full Essay Narrative Matters Anne Hunsaker Hawkins, Children's Health, Hospitals
09/15/2010 "A Hospital Death" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Anne Hunsaker Hawkins, Children's Health, Hospitals
09/14/2010 "My Mother, A Professional Patient" Full Essay Narrative Matters Steven A. Wartman, Elderly
09/14/2010 "Life And Death And Who's Going To Pay" Full Essay Narrative Matters Philip Musgrove, Insurance, Emergency Care
09/14/2010 "The Curtain" Full Essay Narrative Matters W. Richard Boyte, Bereavement
09/14/2010 "The Curtain" Abridged Version Narrative Matters W. Richard Boyte, Bereavement
09/14/2010 "Serious Side Effects" Full Essay Narrative Matters Jonathan Han, Drugs
09/14/2010 "Serious Side Effects" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Jonathan Han, Drugs
09/14/2010 "Blocked" Full Essay Narrative Matters Lisa Iezzoni, Mobility
09/14/2010 "Blocked" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Lisa Iezzoni, Mobility
09/14/2010 "Code Pearl" Full Essay Narrative Matters Victoria Sweet, Ethical Issues
09/14/2010 "Code Pearl" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Victoria Sweet, Ethical Issues
09/14/2010 "DNAbling Parents" Full Essay Narrative Matters Lisa Sweetingham, Technology
09/14/2010 "DNAbling Parents" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Lisa Sweetingham, Technology
09/14/2010 "The Disappearing Doctors" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Janet R. Gilsdorf, Physicians
09/14/2010 "The Disappearing Doctors" Full Essay Narrative Matters Janet R. Gilsdorf, Physicians
09/14/2010 "Shuffling in Grandmother's Footsteps" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Phyllis Richman, Parkinson's
09/14/2010 "Shuffling in Grandmother's Footsteps" Full Essay Narrative Matters Phyllis Richman, Parkinson's
09/14/2010 "The Voice On The Other End Of The Phone" Full Essay Narrative Matters Nataly Kelly, Emergency Care
09/14/2010 "Pizza Ship" Full Essay Narrative Matters W. Richard Boyte, Physicians, Children's Health
09/13/2010 "What Are We Going To Do With Dad?" Full Essay Narrative Matters Jerald Winakur, Elderly, Alzheimer's, Dementia
09/13/2010 "What Are We Going To Do With Dad?" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Jerald Winakur, Elderly, Alzheimer's, Dementia
09/13/2010 "On Being A Grantmaker" Full Essay Narrative Matters Michael Lerner, Philanthropy
09/13/2010 "On Being A Grantmaker" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Michael Lerner, Philanthropy
09/13/2010 "Bleeding-Edge Benefits" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Jay Himmelstein, Health Reform, Cost Of Health Care, Cancer
09/13/2010 "Bleeding-Edge Benefits" Full Essay Narrative Matters Jay Himmelstein, Health Reform, Cost Of Health Care, Cancer
09/13/2010 "Thy Will Be Done" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Victoria Sweet, Terminal
09/13/2010 "Thy Will Be Done" Full Essay Narrative Matters Victoria Sweet, Terminal
09/13/2010 "Kidneys And The Kindness Of Strangers" Full Essay Narrative Matters David Steinberg, Transplants
09/13/2010 "Kidneys And The Kindness Of Strangers" Abridged Version Narrative Matters David Steinberg, Transplants
09/13/2010 "The Butterfly And The Sword: AIDS In China" Full Essay Narrative Matters Kyna Rubin, HIV and AIDS
09/13/2010 "The Butterfly And The Sword: AIDS In China" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Kyna Rubin, HIV and AIDS
09/13/2010 "Time To Care" Full Essay Narrative Matters Elizabeth Gaufberg, Physicians
09/13/2010 "Time To Care" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Elizabeth Gaufberg, Physicians
09/13/2010 "Love in the Time of Organ Transplants" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Eric Frederick Trump, Politics, Cost Of Health Care, Drugs, Transplants
09/13/2010 "Love in the Time of Organ Transplants" Full Essay Narrative Matters Eric Frederick Trump, Politics, Cost Of Health Care, Drugs, Transplants
09/13/2010 "Good For Harvest, Bad For Planting" Full Essay Narrative Matters Vanessa Grubbs, Transplants
09/13/2010 "Good For Harvest, Bad For Planting" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Vanessa Grubbs, Transplants
09/13/2010 "The Yellow Baby" Full Essay Narrative Matters Fitzhugh Mullan, Children's Health, Insurance
09/12/2010 "Gouging The Medically Uninsured: A Tale Of Two Bills" Full Essay Narrative Matters Irene Wielawski, Insurance
09/12/2010 "Gouging The Medically Uninsured: A Tale Of Two Bills" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Irene Wielawski, Insurance
09/12/2010 "Full Code" Full Essay Narrative Matters Boris Veysman, Emergency Care, Ethical Issues
09/12/2010 "Full Code" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Boris Veysman, Emergency Care, Ethical Issues
09/12/2010 "My Twelve Years In The U.K. Health System" Full Essay Narrative Matters Lucinda McCray Beier, Politics
09/12/2010 "My Twelve Years In The U.K. Health System" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Lucinda McCray Beier, Politics
09/12/2010 "Innocence Abroad" Full Essay Narrative Matters Jack Coulehan, Immigration, International
09/12/2010 "Innocence Abroad" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Jack Coulehan, Immigration, International
09/12/2010 "HIPAA, TB, And Me" Full Essay Narrative Matters Irene Wielawski, Politics
09/12/2010 "HIPAA, TB, And Me" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Irene Wielawski, Politics
09/12/2010 "Immigration Pediatrics" Full Essay Narrative Matters Fitzhugh Mullan, Children's Health, Immigration
09/12/2010 "Immigration Pediatrics" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Fitzhugh Mullan, Children's Health, Immigration
09/12/2010 "Where's David?" Full Essay Narrative Matters Janette H. Kurie, Children's Health
09/11/2010 "Giveaway Drugs: Good Intentions, Bad Design" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Buck Taylor, Drugs
09/11/2010 "Giveaway Drugs: Good Intentions, Bad Design" Full Essay Narrative Matters Buck Taylor, Drugs
09/11/2010 "Luck Of The Dying" Full Essay Narrative Matters Veneta Masson, Cost Of Health Care
09/11/2010 "Luck Of The Dying" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Veneta Masson, Cost Of Health Care
09/11/2010 "Dolores" Full Essay Narrative Matters Daniel J. Derksen, Physicians, Suicide
09/11/2010 "Dolores" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Daniel J. Derksen, Physicians, Suicide
09/10/2010 "Doctors Have Patients, Governors Have Citizens" Full Essay Narrative Matters Richard D. Lamm, Health Reform
09/10/2010 "Doctors Have Patients, Governors Have Citizens" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Richard D. Lamm, Health Reform
09/10/2010 "No Free Lunch" Full Essay Narrative Matters Paul Jung, Conflict Of Interest
09/10/2010 "No Free Lunch" Abridged Version Narrative Matters Paul Jung, Conflict Of Interest