We lose sight of the fact that sometimes the best medical intervention is not the most aggressive one. Read More
In Critical Decisions, I write about controversies and challenges that arise in medical decision making, from the bedside to the boardroom. I weave together stories from "the trenches" with reflections on the ethics and the psychology of decision making when our health is at stake. Of note: when I write about patients in these posts, I use pseudonyms unless indicated, and add or subtract details to protect people's identities.