Categoría: Medicina en el mundo

Why ‘Happy’ Doctors Die by Suicide

www.medscape.com Pamela L. Wible, MD September 05, 2018 Republished with permission from Pamela Wible, MD. Yet Another Physician Suicide He was the go-to sports guy in Washington, DC. A masterful surgeon with countless academic publications, he trained orthopedic surgeons across the world and was the top physician for professional sports teams and Olympians. Dr Benjamin Shaffer Dr Benjamin Shaffer had it all.…

Best healthcare system in the world: Andorra. Rating of the leading medical journal The Lancet

Best healthcare system in the world: Andorra. Rating of the leading medical journal The Lancet The UK medical journal The Lancet has published a ranking of the healthcare systems HAQ (Healthcare Access and Quality Index) of 195 countries. The rating is based on an estimate of the mortality rate: the ratio of number of deaths VS adequate medical care in each…

A beginner’s guide to healthcare in Sweden

  Grattis on taking the plunge and deciding to move to Sweden! It won’t be long before you find yourself with a full-blown salty-liquorice habit and several daily fika alarms scheduled on your phone. But hold on just a moment! Before you start enjoying the finer things in Swedish life, you should read up on the country’s healthcare system so…