August 2010 | Oncology Fellows

The Art of Analogies in the Clinic

March 07, 2011

Translating medical nomenclature into language that is easily understood by patients can be difficult: how do you explain the pathology of cancer or the benefits of myeloablative chemotherapy in patient-friendly terms?

Defusing the Student-Loan Debt Bomb

March 07, 2011

For many graduates, taking out a student loan marks the beginning of their official credit history. Credit-rating companies consider student loans installment debt, in the same category as a mortgage or home-equity loan.