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Costs And Benefits Of End Of Life Treatment: TEDMED Discussion

Modern medicine allows the terminally ill to survive longer than ever, but debate continues about how much should be spent on aggressive end of life care and if such care is actually best for patients. TEDMED facilitated a live discussion about some possible solutions to these challenges with industry experts this week, as part of its Great Challenges series. […]

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TEDMED Addresses Health Care Costs

As the U.S. continues to debate solutions to the problem of rising health care costs, TEDMED facilitated a live discussion about some possible answers with industry experts Thursday. Kavita Patel, M.D., former director of policy for the Office of Intergovernmental Affairs and Public Engagement for the White House, moderated the hour-long installment of TED’s Great Challenges program. The event streamed via YouTube. Patel […]

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