The Digital Doctor

Dr. Robert Wachter talked about his book, The Digital Doctor: Hope, Hype, and Harm at the Dawn of Medicine’s Computer Age, about the impact… read more

Dr. Robert Wachter talked about his book, The Digital Doctor: Hope, Hype, and Harm at the Dawn of Medicine’s Computer Age, about the impact of the digital revolution on the medical field and whether the hype surrounding it is warranted. In his book, Dr. Wachter argues that keeping electronic records is a largely positive development, however using computers to deliver care is a step too far. Dr. Wachter was interviewed by Dr. Abraham Verghese, author of Cutting for Stone. close

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The Digital Doctor

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Program ID:
326079-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Menlo Park, California, United States
First Aired:
Jun 28, 2015 | 9:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jul 26, 2015 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jun 28, 2015 | 9:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 01, 2015 | 9:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 02, 2015 | 12:06am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 11, 2015 | 1:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 26, 2015 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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