Physician

 
 

Update on California bill AB 2109: It moves on despite the antivaccine movement [Respectful Insolence]

It just occurred to me that, even though there was news about it, I never mentioned what's happened recently with respect to California bill AB2109.

 

Virginia Ultrasound Bill Back from Dead [denialism blog]

Turns out I gave Virginia governor McDonnell too much credit after he rejected the VA ultrasound bill on the grounds the state should insert itself into medical decisions.

 

Forcing Doctors to Perform Unnecessary Medical Procedures is Unethical and Unlawful [denialism blog]

Many bloggers and commentators have expressed outrage over the decision by Virginia to require ultrasound examination, possibly transvaginal ultrasound, prior to women obtaining an abortion.