March 16, 2018

Genetics Tests Ordered by Doctors Race to Market, While ‘Direct-to-Consumer’ Tests Hinge on FDA Approval

(STAT News) – The Food and Drug Administration is keeping tight watch on “direct-to-consumer” genetic tests but has been taking a hands-off approach with similar tests that have a crucial distinction: a physician’s sign-off. A physician order appears to be … Read More

March 16, 2018

A New Edition of The New England Journal of Medicine Is Now Available

The New England Journal of Medicine (vol. 378, no. 9, 2018) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Physician-Assisted Death for Psychiatric Patients — Misguided Public Policy” by F.G. Miller and P.S. Appelbaum “Physician-Assisted Suicide and Psychiatric Illness” by … Read More

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