Carly Smith

Carly Smith

Oct 17, 2014

Group 6 Copy 48
0
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    Sick or injured patients depend upon healthcare providers to heal what ails them. But what if the very act of seeking healthcare was harmful? Healthcare institutions are often trusted to abide by the Hippocratic oath to "First, do no harm." In most cases, compassionate care allays concerns and speeds recovery. I seek to understand how the violation of this trust - institutional betrayal - may impact health and health-related behavior.
    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Circulating biomarkers of fibrosis in captive gorillas: a pilot study

    Heart disease is the leading cause of death for gorillas in captivity. The ultimate goal of this project...

    A Leap Forward to Cure a Neglected Disease

    The World Health Organization estimates that as many as 11 million people worldwide are infected with the...

    Can we noninvasively measure blood sugar for diabetes?

    Better management of type 1 diabetes is moving towards anartificial pancreas. However, we need a better...

    Backer Badge Funded

    A medicine project funded by 31 people