Abraham Verghese: En läkares handlag

TEDGlobal 2011 · 18:32 · Filmed Jul 2011
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Den moderna medicinen riskerar att gå miste om ett kraftfullt, gammaldags verktyg: mänskligt handlag. Läkaren och författaren Abraham Verghese beskriver vår märkliga nya värld där patienter är bara datapunkter och uppmanar till en återgång till den traditionella och personliga läkarundersökningen.

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Physician and author
In our era of the patient-as-data-point, Abraham Verghese believes in the old-fashioned physical exam, the bedside chat, the power of informed observation. Full bio



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