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IDSA applauds Senate leadership for introduction of S. 3
...and Arlen Specter (R-PA), all of whom chair Senate committees
with jurisdiction over the bill; and Sens. Max Baucus (D-MT), Edward Kennedy (D-MA), and Patrick Leahy (D-VT), the Democratic ranking members of the same three committees....
More training needed to care for growing geriatric population
... 91 specialties accredited by the residency review committees
of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). They found, as of 2003, that only 27 of the 91 specialties had specific geriatric training requirements. And these requirements, say the authors, have very modest expectations. "In ...
British hospitals need clinical ethicists
...ar cases were handled elsewhere. "Clinical ethics committees
cannot alone cope with the demands of ethically troubled doctors at the coalface. The use of clinical ethicists would represent an important step forward," he concludes....