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Wednesday, 3 April 2013
EconTalk this week
Eric Topol of the Scripps Research Institute and the author of The Creative Destruction of Medicinetalks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the ideas in his book. Topics discussed include "evidence-based" medicine, the influence of the pharmaceutical industry, how medicine is currently conducted for the "average" patient, the potential of genomics to improve health care and the power of technology, generally, to transform medicine.