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Medicine and Communication Series, Pt. I

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Medicine and Communication Series, Pt. I

Medicine and Communication Series, Pt. I

Medicine and Communication Series, Pt. I

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More and more patients are using the Internet to help them make important decisions about their health. So where does the doctor fit in? We'll look at the ups and downs of online medicine.

Guests:

Susannah Fox
*Director of research, the Pew Internet & American Life project

Mehmet Oz
*Vice-chair of the surgery department at New York-Presbyterian Hospital
*Professor of surgery at Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons

Vicky Rideout
*Vice president and director of the Kaiser Family Foundation's program for the Study of Entertainment Media and Health

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