However, whether or not such role-playing is involved, the phrase is used to refer to any similar examination. Playing doctor is distinguished from child-on-child sexual abuse because the latter is an overt and deliberate action directed at sexual stimulation , including orgasm , as compared to anatomical curiosity. However, it can be a source of discomfort to some parents to discover their children are engaging in such an activity. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about juvenile exploration.
Patients treated by women are less likely to die of what ails them and less likely to have to come back to the hospital for more treatment, researchers reported Monday. If all doctors performed as well as the female physicians in the study, it would save 32, lives every year, the team at the Harvard School of Public Health estimated. The ordinary reader would assume female doctors are always much better than male doctors, and the reason is partly because male doctors practice medicine regardless of what the evidence dictates. Worse, they receive greater rewards for their foolish and dangerous behavior. Its main claim is this:. Using a national sample of hospitalized Medicare beneficiaries, we found that patients who receive care from female general internists have lower day mortality and readmission rates than do patients cared for by male internists. These findings suggest that the differences in practice patterns between male and female physicians, as suggested in previous studies, may have important clinical implications for patient outcomes.
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