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Leana Wen:
What your doctor won’t disclose

TEDMED 2014 · 15:42 · Filmed Sep 2014
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Wouldn’t you want to know if your doctor was a paid spokesman for a drug company? Or held personal beliefs incompatible with the treatment you want? Right now, in the US at least, your doctor simply doesn’t have to tell you about that. And when physician Leana Wen asked her fellow doctors to open up, the reaction she got was … unsettling.

Emergency physician, public health advocate
Dr. Leana Wen is Baltimore City's Health Commissioner. Full bio
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