It is undeniable that today doctors are bombarded with information as never before. We have all seen the graphs plotting the exponential growth in the number of published randomized controlled trials, or of new practice guidelines, or of websites devoted to medical news. Each of us is feeling pressed, if not occasionally overwhelmed, by the volume of new material of every sort, and the constant competition for our attention and “eyeballs.” Surely there has to be a better reason to start a blog than sharing new information.
Fortunately, there is. Continue reading Introducing “Auscultation” – A Blog for Physicians