Class Notes 2_26

Class Notes 2_26 - No need for patients to know anything o...

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Gen/Pol 2/26/08 Elizabeth Cohen, Reporting medicine and science in the news - Feb 8 th story on “Are your politics rooted in your genes?” o Lib vs Cons process info differently when playing computer game - Her weekly column: Empowered Patient o Old view: Doctors know everything
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Unformatted text preview: No need for patients to know anything o Reality: things do go wrong Medical errors Drug medical errors kill more people than CANCER Miscommunication between shifts o People are more empowered due to the internet...
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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2008 for the course HUM 161 taught by Professor Bader,gear during the Spring '08 term at Vanderbilt.

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