Suicide Rates and Insights from Medical Sociology – Healthcare Triage

From Healthcare Triage. Check out this podcast in podcast form: Aaron’s guest this month is Dr. Bernice Pescosolido, who is a medical sociologist at Indiana University. Dr. Pescosolido studies the environments, neighborhoods, and connections that contribute to patients’ identities, and looks how this social fabric works or doesn’t work for some people. Particularly, Dr. Pescosolido…

Sleeping in a Hospital is Just Awful

From Healthcare Triage. Being sick enough to go to the hospital is not a great experience. You know what’s worse? Staying overnight in the hospital. There’s a very good chance you’re going to get your sleep interrupted frequently, and that’s not going to speed up recovery. Let’s look at the research. Subscribe to Healthcare Triage!…