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High court arguments did not shift public opinion on health reform

May 4, 2012, 9:09 am by American Medical Association

Half of respondents to a Kaiser poll were paying close attention to the Supreme Court’s March debate, boosting understanding of the law’s individual mandate.


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American Medical Association : September 2, 2013, 5:00 am
Unsustainable financial losses forced the move despite the newspaper's editorial quality, the AMA's senior management says. The Association's other news operations will be enhanced.

Era of excellence in health journalism draws to a close
American Medical Association : September 2, 2013, 5:00 am
A message to all physicians from AMA President Ardis Dee Hoven, MD, on the era that is ending with the decision to stop publishing .

Goodbye
American Medical Association : September 2, 2013, 5:00 am
is ceasing publication after 55 years of serving physicians by keeping them informed of their rapidly changing profession.