Medical writing you don't need to be sick to read

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Craig Bowron

[Today's Hospitalist, January 01, 0001] Abbott Northwestern Hospital Hospitalist Craig Bowron, MD, is well aware of the storied tradition of physicians who are also writers; his Twitter handle, after all, is #billcarlosbills.

But readers of Dr. Bowron's Huffington Post blog or his health care articles on Slate and in the Washington Post might liken him more to Dave Barry than to Atul Gawande, MD. That's because while his subjects can be serious and his (judicious amounts of) data impeccable, he leavens most topics with a great deal of humor. (See "Ask your doctor if you're healthy enough to have sex?").

Read the article at todayshospitalist.com.

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