How do we turn data into wisdom?
The practice of medicine is an art based on science.
– Sir William Osler
This was famously stated over 100 years ago by Dr. Osler, the father of modern medicine and the physician who laid the foundation for professionalism in health care. In this vein, a panel of experts from Boston-area hospitals and elsewhere recently convened to attack the question, “What needs to change to get doctors back to the patients?” While the primary …