Twitter | Search | |
Joe Lex
Retired ER doc and Educational Gadfly. Day Hiker. In another life I would be writing questions for Jeopardy and doing an evening jazz radio show.
4,414
Tweets
783
Following
7,351
Followers
Tweets
Joe Lex 21h
Want to have a good life? Be a conformist. Want to change the world? Go outside the loop.
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex retweeted
Matt Astin Mar 21
Dr. Joe’s Groove is a fantastic 2 hours of radio!!! Listen Tuesdays at 2pm eastern on WPPM FM ().
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex Mar 21
Dr Joe's Groove starts in 30 minutes. @DrJoesGroove
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex Mar 21
The purpose of medical volunteerism is to make yourself obsolete.
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex Mar 21
Reality is that which, when you stop believing it, doesn't go away. - Phillip K. Dick
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex Mar 20
Great arrticle on "voluntourism" at Thanks to for finding and poitning it out.
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex Mar 20
<24 hrs until Dr. Joe's Groove on , live streaming every Tuesday on . From 2p to 4p east coast time.
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex Mar 20
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex retweeted
Joe Lex Dec 26
"When you stop drinking, you have to deal with this marvelous personality that started you drinking in the first place." - Jimmy Breslin
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex Mar 19
Diversity panel at .
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex Mar 19
What is success?? Rob Anderson on geriatrics
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex Mar 19
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex Mar 19
Listen to the talk. It's all explained.
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex retweeted
EmergncyMedicineNews Mar 18
.: If patient helped by placebo, discontinuing it would be unethical.
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex retweeted
EmergncyMedicineNews Mar 18
: So placebo works, but is it ethical? Intent must be benevolent and meant to alleviate suffering. Withdraw if ineffective.
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex retweeted
EmergncyMedicineNews Mar 18
.: Placebos are so good that World Anti-Doping Agency considers banning them.
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex Mar 17
You can download an audio version of my talk on "The Ethics of Using Placebos in the ED" from Just under 30 minutes
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex Mar 15
Saturday at 4:10pm. Topic is the ethics of using placebos in the ED.
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex Mar 13
WPPM-LP closed tomorrow due to snow. First radio show not until March 21.
Reply Retweet Like
Joe Lex Mar 12
Dr. Joe's Groove #7, #8, and #9 mp3 podcasts now available for download from Getting better at this.
Reply Retweet Like