Search Results Search Sort by RelevanceMost Recent Viewpoint Jan 2004 Activism? Yes! The AMA? Maybe Not Howard Brody, MD, PhD Virtual Mentor. 2004;6(1):48-49. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2004.6.1.oped1-0401. Case and Commentary May 2008 Securing Diagnostic Services within System Constraints Bruce Patsner, MD, JD Virtual Mentor. 2008;10(5):278-281. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2008.10.5.ccas3-0805. Case and Commentary Jan 2022 Should Dentists Treat Despite Medical Contraindications? Bernard Friedland, BChD, MSc, JD Some patients who need general medical care before a dental intervention can suffer increased risk for poor outcomes if they have compromised access to care. AMA J Ethics. 2022;24(1):E6-12. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2022.6. Medicine and Society May 2005 A Faith-Based Clinic in Chicago Meme Wang, MPH Virtual Mentor. 2005;7(5):382-386. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2005.7.5.msoc1-0505. History of Medicine Apr 2022 Why Restoring Birth as Ceremony Can Promote Health Equity Marinah V. Farrell Until the mid-20th century, birth in the United States for Latinx Indigenous peoples was an ancestral ceremony guided by midwives and traditional healers. AMA J Ethics. 2022;24(4):E326-332. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2022.326.