A front page article in today’s London Telegraph displays a photo of a crew member before the Concordia struck the rocks. She was said to have given her lifejacket to an elderly man..He survived. Her body was recently retrieved. This past week, I have continued to follow the tragic events of the Cruise Liner, as […]
This past week, 2 major events captured my attention from different parts of the world..But extremely important to me as an avid sailor and a clinical psychiatrist in independent practice for many decades. As for the practice of psychiatry, a landmark court hearing took place in Austin, Texas and I relied heavily on a brilliant […]
Like the Titanic, thought to be Unsinkable- In January 2012 the unthinkable happened to >4000 people onboard.
It started at the beginning of the week, after months – perhaps years – of wondering about the State of Texas and a law suite against the manufacturers of an antipsychotic – risperidone. Primary issue is the question of whether the company had been promoting the medication for children – off label- against the FDA […]