Dr. Leana Wen

emergency physician, public health leader, patient advocate

Book Chapters and Clinical Commentary


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Health Affairs. A Simple Case of Chest Pain: Sensitizing Doctors to Patients With Disabilities. October 2014.

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Patients Can’t Trust Doctors’ Advice If We Hide Our Financial Connections With Drug Companies. British Medical Journal. 2014; 348:167.

Wen LS. Four Years Later: Reflections from Emergency Medicine Residency. Common Sense. 2013; 19(3):28.

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On Preserving the Humanity of Our Patients and Fostering Our Own. Common Sense. 2013; 19(2):28.

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Too Good to Be True? It Just Might Be. Common Sense. 2013; 19(1):28.

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. Health Policy Research. EMRA Guide to Research (Geyer et al, editors). 2013; in press.

Wallis LA, Wen LS, Walker SN. Chapter 15. Project Management in Emergency Medicine in International Emergency Medicine (Kayden et al, editors). 2013; in press.

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Barsky CL. Chapter on Dealing with Depression, Illness, and Disability in Medical School and Residency in Rules of the Road for Medical Students (Kazzi et al, editors). 2013; in press.

Reiter M, Wen LS. Chapter on Emergency Medicine Workforce in Rules of the Road for Medical Students (Kazzi et al, editors). 2012; in press.

Wen LS. A Young Emergency Physician Appreciates the History of U.S. Emergency Medicine Through the Lens of China’s Emergency Departments. Common Sense. 2012; 19(5):28.

Wen LS. The Value of Emergency Medicine--A Story of How an Emergency Medicine Resident Needed the E.R. Common Sense. 2012; 19(4):28.

Wen LS. Men/Women; Same/Different. Academy of Women in Academic Emergency Medicine. 2012; 2(2):4-5.

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International Emergency Medicine: A Resident’s Perspective. Common Sense. 2012; 19(3):28.

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Spotlight on Leaders in Emergency Medicine: Jesse Pines. Common Sense. 2012; 19(2):28.

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Spotlight on Leaders in Emergency Medicine: Mark Reiter. Common Sense. 2012: 19(1):28.

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Spotlight on Leaders in Emergency Medicine: Larry Weiss. Common Sense. 2011; 18(4):28.

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Spotlight on Leaders in Emergency Medicine: Robert McNamara. Common Sense. 2011; 18(3):28.

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The EM Resident as Teacher. Common Sense. 2011; 18(1):19.

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The Perils of Algorithmic Medicine. Common Sense. 2011; 18(2):19

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The Con Artist. Worcestor Medical Journal. Nov 2010.

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The Doctors We Are Becoming. Common Sense. 2010; 17(4):19.

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Putting the Focus Back on Diagnosis. Common Sense. 2010; 17(5):19

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Maintaining Wellness in Residency and Beyond. Common Sense. 2010; 17(6):19.
Wen LS, Letters from Afield: Medicine and Journalism. The New Physician. 2007; November.

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McCoy C, Wright PR. The United States Public Health Medical Colleges. Published by American Medical Student Association, March 2007. Available www.amsa.org.

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Why Health Should be the Top Priority in the U.S. Foreign Policy Agenda. The New Physician. 2006; April.

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Transforming Passion into Action. The New Physician. 2006 Mar; 55(3): 50.

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Physician Workforce: Critical Lessons in Supply and Demand. The New Physician. 2006 Jan; 55(1): 50.

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McCoy C, Rao K. “Resident Work Hours.” American College of Physicians IMPact. November 2005.