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Sam Van Hallgren

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The Recovery Room 001: Physician Shortage (29:00)
From: WDAV Classical Public Radio

Health care reform offers the promise of primary care to millions of uninsured Americans. The problem? There's already a critical shortage of primary care physicians. Host ...
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The Recovery Room 002: Alternative Medicine Gets Integrated (29:00)
From: WDAV Classical Public Radio

The number of physicians who support the integration of alternative and conventional medicine is still small, but it’s growing. Part of the problem say supporters is not a ...
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The Recovery Room 004: Physician-Industry Relations - A Debate on Conflict of Interest (29:00)
From: WDAV Classical Public Radio

In 2008, pharmaceutical companies and medical device makers spent more than 2 billion dollars marketing their products to the medical community. But are accusations of ...
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The Recovery Room 006: Playing The Odds - New Drugs, MS, & Prostate Cancer Screening (29:00)
From: WDAV Classical Public Radio

More than we'd like to admit, decisions about medical treatment require a careful weighing of benefit and risk. Surgery, medication, screening: all come with varying degrees ...
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The Recovery Room 007 Discouraged, But Still Hopeful: The War Against Alzheimer's (29:00)
From: WDAV Classical Public Radio

There is perhaps no disease that better illustrates the limits of medicine than Alzheimer's. Decades of research and billions of dollars spent in pursuit of a cure has ...