Bradley M. Tipler, MD


We spend on end-of-life care at expense of patients

November 03, 2010

I have an elderly, demented aunt in California for whom I am the responsible decision maker. Up until a few years ago, Aunt Doris was an intelligent, powerful, and forceful woman.

Name my poison? ‘etoh’ in emergency room requests

September 14, 2010

I enjoy historical novels. Three of my favorites are London, The Forest, and Pillars of the Earth. One of the details I enjoy is the names.

Is why we do what we do reason enough to do it?

June 23, 2010

I live on an organic farm. Not that I'm a huge believer in organic farming, but my wife is. We have cows, chickens, dogs, cats, and more species on the way.

What's old is new again, and the world rolls on

April 29, 2010

Recently, there has been some debate in the radiology literature about the demise of general radiology, and with it people like me: general radiologists.