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AUGUST 2011, VOLUME 94, NO.8

 

 

   

 

Medical Education
Guest Editor: Philip A. Gruppuso, MD

Complete issue

 

 

Commentaries

222

Prison Ethics
Joseph H. Friedman, MD

223

From Mindless Medication to Reckless Recreation
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

 


 

CONTRIBUTIONS

224

The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University: Class of 2011
Philip A. Gruppuso, MD; Eileen Palenchar; Janice Viticonte

230

A Focus on Primary Care: Effective Strategies for Recruiting Students
David Anthony, MD, MSc; Marina MacNamara, MPH; Paul George, MD; Julie Scott Taylor, MD, MSc

234

The New Clinical Skills Suite at the Warren Alpert Medical School: Integrating Technology, Medical Education and Patient Care
Paul George, MD; Julie Scott Taylor, MD, MSc; Peter L. Holden; Richard Dollase, EdD

239

The Impact of Social Support Services on Health: Lessons from The POINT
on Increasing Access to Community Services and Social Support

Hannah Shamji

240

Opioid Overdose Prevention and Naloxone Distribution in Rhode Island
Michael A. Yokell, ScB,Traci C. Green, MSc, PhD, Sarah Bowman, MPH,
Michelle McKenzie, MPH, and Josiah D. Rich, MD, MPH

243

The Challenges of Treating Pain in the Emergency Department
Elizabeth Nestor, MD, FACEP

 


 

COLUMNS

245

QUALITY CARE & PATIENT SAFETY FOR THE PRACTICING PHYSICIAN
Screening for a Common Cause of Illness and Death: Alcohol
Julie Jacobs, MD

247

HEALTH BY NUMBERS
Assessing the Impact of RI’s Managed Oral Health (RIte Smiles) Program on Access and Utilization of Dental Care among Medicaid Children Ages Ten Years and Younger
William McQuade, DSc, MHP; Martha Dellapenna, RDH, MEd; Junhie Oh, BDS, MPH; Deborah Fuller, DMD, MS; Laurie Leonard, MS; Deborah J. Florio

251

PHYSICIAN'S LEXICON
Vernacular Medical Terminology of the 17th Century
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

251

Vital Statistics

252

August Heritage

 
 

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