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What the Death of American Medical News Says About the Future of American Medicine
The Health Care Blog

If you wanted to know what doctors thought about money and medical practice, including plumber envy, you’d read American Medical News (AMN). That’s the biweekly newspaper the American Medical Association just announced it’s shutting down. Unlike JAMA, in which doctors appear as white-coated scientists, AMN focused on practical and political issues, not least of which was the bottom line. For outsiders, that’s provided a fascinating window into the House of Medicine.