Michael Mennuti of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “This is a paradigm change for screening and testing.”
Health & Medicine
Penn: Veterans Who Survive Suicide Attempt Have Heightened Mortality Risk of Future Suicide, Disease
An estimated 18 American military veterans take their own lives every day -- thousands each year -- and those numbers are steadily increasing. Even after weathering the stresses of military life and the terrors of combat, these soldiers find themselves overwhelmed by the transition back into civilian life. Many have already survived one suicide attempt, but never received the extra help and support they needed, with tragic results.
Arthur Caplan of the Perelman School of Medicine leads a discussion on face transplantation.
Dean Arthur Rubenstein of the Perelman School of Medicine reflects on his time as dean.
Arthur Caplan of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his opinion on patients leaving their inheritance to their health-care providers.
Joseph Carver of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on doctors’ increased focus on the long-term effects of cancer treatment.