When Christopher Lewis, MD, decided to take the international health
elective while a resident in UC's family medicine program, he viewed it
as a great opportunity to "see the world" and hone his physical exam
skills. He never realized what he was in for until he actually made his
first trip to a small East African village.
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New ER Docs Put Skills to the Test
Doctors are accustomed to doing assessments and tests to diagnose
patients, but in UC's emergency medicine residency training program,
it's the physicians who are being tested.
Study Seeks to Improve Depression Care
More than 19 million Americans suffer from depression, and of those who
seek help, more than half turn to their primary-care provider. Research
shows, however, that primary-care physicians fail to recognize
depression in nearly half their patients, and they fail to provide
adequate treatment for more than two-thirds of their diagnosed patients.
The Results Are In...
The Findings editorial staff would like to thank all Academic Health
Center employees, staff and students, as well as various outside
constituents, who provided feedback on the recent Findings Readership