Top 50 Most Viewed News Articles in 2014

December 9, 2014

Best of 2014

Can you believe its already December?  2014 may have flown by but there has been no shortage of thought-provoking stories and ground breaking medical research published and discussed in healthcare.  Curious about what doctors were reading in 2014?  Well with over 3 million articles viewed from over 20 countries on Docphin, we crunched the numbers and created not one but TWO top 50 lists this year!

A) Top 50 Most Viewed News Articles (see below)

B) Top 50 Most Viewed Journal Articles

50. Online Doctor Ratings About As Useful As Those For Restaurants
NPR Health

49. A Doctor, a Rabbi and a Chicken
New York Times Health

48. Doctors and Tech: Who Serves Whom?
The Atlantic

47. Doctors and Decision Fatigue
New York Times Health

46. The New Health Care: The Problem With 'Pay for Performance' in Medicine
New York Times Health

45. When Patients Don’t Follow Up
New York Times Health

44. When Doctors Act on Tradition and Emotion Over New Science
The Atlantic

43. The 2 Things That Rarely Happen After a Medical Mistake
NPR Health

42. The Doctor Used to Know Best
The Atlantic

41. When Doctors Treat Patients Like Themselves
New York Times Health

40. The New Old Age Blog: No Sex, Please, We’re on Medicare
New York Times Health

39. Diet Soda May Alter Our Gut Microbes And The Risk Of Diabetes
NPR Health

38. Google Glass Enters the Operating Room
New York Times Health

37. Should Doctors Work for Hospitals?
The Atlantic 

36. How Racism Creeps Into Medicine
The Atlantic

35. Nobel Prize in Medicine is Awarded for Discovery of Brain’s ‘Inner GPS’
New York Times Health

34. The doctor is always in: On your cellphone, tablet or computer
Washington Post Health

33. Are Med School Grads Prepared to Practice Medicine?
New York Times Health

32. When Doctors Play This Game, You Get Better Medical Care
NPR Health

31. The CPR We Don’t See on TV
New York Times Health

30. In Surprise Move, Supreme Court Takes On Fate Of Obamacare Again
NPR Health

29. Giving the Doctor a Second Chance
New York Times Health

28. The Case for Seeing a Nurse Instead of a Doctor
The Atlantic

27. Medicine’s Top Earners Are Not the M.D.s
New York Times Health

26. The Doctor Gets V.I.P. Treatment
New York Times Health

25. When Medicine Is Futile
New York Times Health

24. When Is It Okay to Ask Your Doctor Friends for Medical Advice?
The Atlantic

23. Can a Computer Replace Your Doctor?
New York Times Health

22. The Teaching of Future Doctors Doesn’t Necessarily Deserve Your Tax Dollars
New York Times

21. Is There a Place for Google Glass in Hospitals?
The Atlantic

20. When Doctors Give Patients Money
New York Times Health

19. When doctors commit suicide, it’s often hushed up
Washington Post Health

18. Pronouncing the Patient Dead
New York Times Health

17. When Medical Students Make Errors
New York Times Health

16. Why Doctors Need Stories
New York Times Health

15. 'Miserable' Doctors Prescribe A Different Career
NPR Health

14. For the Young Doctor About to Burn Out
The Atlantic

13. With Electronic Medical Records, Doctors Read When They Should Talk
New York Times Health

12. To Become a Doctor
New York Times Health

11. Here’s Why People Are Dumping Ice on Themselves and Posting Videos of It
Time Health

10. When Patients Read What Their Doctors Write
NPR Health

9. Do Not Resuscitate: What Young Doctors Would Choose
New York Times Health

8. Why I'm Becoming a Primary-Care Doctor
The Atlantic

7. Young, Brilliant and Underfunded
New York Times Health

6. How Medical Care Is Being Corrupted
New York Times Health

5. Why Do Doctors Commit Suicide?
New York Times Health

4. Hospitals Fight Proposed Changes In The Training Of Doctors
NPR Health

3. Best hospitals in the U.S.
CNN Health

2. A Junior Doctor's Salary
The Atlantic

1. How Much Does Your Doctor Really Make?
The Atlantic

We hope you enjoyed the list. Don't miss the Top 50 Journal Articles viewed on Docphin.  If you have any feedback or thoughts on the list please let us know.  Happy new year!