Book Discussion on Overtreated

Shannon Brownlee talked about her book Overtreated: Why Too Much Medicine Is Making Us Sicker and Poorer, published by Bloomsbury… read more

Shannon Brownlee talked about her book Overtreated: Why Too Much Medicine Is Making Us Sicker and Poorer, published by Bloomsbury USA. In her book she argues that American’s are medically over treated and suggests that the current course of treatment is not only scientifically unsound and a great waste of resources, but responsible for patient deaths. She responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Overtreated

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Program ID:
202477-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Annapolis, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Dec 9, 2007
Last Aired:
Feb 10, 2008

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  • Dec 09, 2007 | 3:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 10, 2007 | 12:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 10, 2007 | 7:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 01, 2008 | 2:07pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 02, 2008 | 2:06am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 09, 2008 | 5:13pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 10, 2008 | 4:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 10, 2008 | 4:05am EST | C-SPAN 2
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