Search Results Search Sort by RelevanceMost Recent Viewpoint Oct 2014 “We Can” Doesn’t Mean “We Should”: Aggressive Interventions to Prolong Pregnancy Stephen T. Chasen, MD Virtual Mentor. 2014;16(10):842-845. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2014.16.10.oped2-1410. Viewpoint Apr 2010 A Call for Collaborative Action against America’s Greatest Health Threat Richard H. Carmona, MD, MPH All of us who are pursuing solutions to the obesity epidemic face clinical, ethical, and regulatory challenges. First among them is the significant role of individual lifestyle and behavior choices in causing obesity. Virtual Mentor. 2010;12(4):327-330. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2010.12.4.oped1-1004. History of Medicine Sep 2021 FDA Device Oversight From 1906 to the Present Anna Pisac and Natalia Wilson, MD, MPH A history of device oversight by the US Food and Drug Administration traces regulatory changes in response to injuries caused by Dalkon Shield intrauterine devices. AMA J Ethics. 2021;23(9):E712-720. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2021.712. Medical Education Dec 2020 How Educators Can Help Prevent False Brain Death Diagnoses Farah Fourcand, MD and Diana M. Barratt, MD, MPH For many physicians, lack of understanding about brain death leads to confusion and muddles interactions with patients’ loved ones at the end of life. AMA J Ethics. 2020;22(12):E1010-1018. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2020.1010. Medicine and Society Aug 2017 Should Euthanasia Be Considered Iatrogenic? Silvana Barone, MD and Yoram Unguru, MD, MS, MA AMA J Ethics. 2017;19(8):802-814. doi: 10.1001/journalofethics.2017.19.8.msoc1-1708.