I wrote this letter to the editor that was published June 5, 2013 in both the print and on-line version of the New York Times.   The subject matter is ageist attitudes among physicians that sometimes get in the way of delivering good care to elderly people.  The letter was written in response to an Op-Ed Piece by Danielle Ofri MD entitled “My Near Miss.

To read my letter follow this link.  Its the third one down.