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NU-LOOK

 

JUNE 2013

Volume 96, Number 6

 
 
cover

Complete issue

Archives

About RIMJ

For Authors
Contributors
Letters to the Editor

For Advertisers

Editor-in-Chief
Joseph H. Friedman, MD

Associate Editor
Sun Ho Ahn, MD

Editor Emeritus
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

Managing Editor
Mary Korr

Graphic Designer
Marianne Migliori

     

 

Special Section
BROWN SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH
Kris Cambra, MA; Terrie Fox Wetle, PhD
Guest Editors

 

20

Introduction
KRIS CAMBRA, MA; TERRIE FOX WELTE, PhD

23

Educational Opportunities in Clinical and Translational Research
PATRICK VIVIER, MD, PhD

25

The Sum is Greater than its Parts: The Center for Evidence-Based Medicine
KRIS CAMBRA, MA; THOMAS A. TRIKALINOS, MD, PhD; EILEEN O'GARA-KURTIS

27

Creating the Future: Brown University’s Executive Master of Healthcare Leadership
ELIZABETH A. KOFRON, PhD

29

Joan Teno, MD: Leader in Crusade for Quality Hospice, Palliative Care
MARY KORR

31

Kahler’s Research Bridges Behavioral/Social Sciences and Medical Care
MARY KORR

 

CASE REPORT

33

A Case of Intracranial Hemorrhage Causing Stress-Induced Cardiomyopathy
LESLIE RUSSELL, MD; PHILIP STOCKWELL, MD

 

PUBLIC HEALTH

36

Adult Suicide and Circumstances in Rhode Island, 2004–2010
YONGWEN JIANG, PhD; JEFFREY HILL, MS; BEATRIZ PEREZ, MPH; SAMARA VINER-BROWN, MS

 

IMAGES IN MEDICINE

39

Epiploic Appendagitis: An often-unrecognized cause of acute abdominal pain
LINDA RATANAPRASATPORN, LISA RATANAPRASATPORN, TERRANCE HEALEY, MD

 

COMMENTARY
(13-page section)

8

Establishing a Legacy:
The Aronson Chair for Neurodegenerative Disorders
JOSEPH H. FRIEDMAN, MD

11

Pilgrimage of an Herb Named Foxglove
STANLEY M. ARONSON, MD

 

GUEST COMMENTARY

14

‘The doing of medicine, the being of a doctor’
JONATHAN A. TREEM, MD

16

Orthopedic Medical Devices:
Ethical Questions, Implant Recalls and Responsibility

JENNIFER RACINE, BA

 

RIMS NEWS

41

House Calls at the State House

 

Tar Wars Poster Contest, Bike Helmet Distribution

42

Why You Should Join RIMS

 

PEOPLE (6-page section)

56

Recognition
Area Appointments
Obituaries

 

PHYSICIAN'S LEXICON,
HERITAGE (3-page section)

63

A Tendency Toward Wordiness
STANLEY M. ARONSON, MD

65

100 Years Ago: The Automobiles Doctors Drove,
50 Years Ago: Dr. Hamolsky of Boston Joins Brown Faculty

 

IN THE NEWS (complete 13-page section)

43

DR. ELLENBOGEN speaks on head injuries in youth, the NFL, military

47

ALPERT MEDICAL SCHOOL mints 113 new physicians

49

DR. RANNEY calls for research into gun violence

 

NEWS BRIEFS:

50

Bradley Hospital starts OCD program

50

Kent Hospital opens ambulatory surgery center

51

Home & Hospice Care of RI recognized among top 100 hospice agencies in patient care

51

The Miriam recognized by Greenhealth for environmental efforts

52

Hasbro sees upsurge in all-terrain vehicle accidents

52

Lifespan, Gateway to partner

53

Lifespan opens pharmacy at RIH

54

EVENT: Bridging Neurology & Psychiatry: Movement Disorders

54

JUNE lectures

 

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