The Accad and Koka Report

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28. Jeanne Lenzer: The Case for Tougher Medical Device Regulation

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09/13/2018Audio/Video
Are doctors patsies for the medical device industry? Are patients put in harm’s way for lack of tough standards on new device approvals? We examine the question with Jeanne Lenzer.
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27. The Coronary Heart Disease Pandemic: a Medical Historian’s Perspective

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09/09/2018Audio/Video
Guest Dr. William Rothstein looks at the patterns of coronary mortality rates throughout the world over the last 8 decades and calls into question received notions about this disease.
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26. Scientific Gatekeepers in the Age of Twitter: A Journal Editor’s Perspective

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09/05/2018Audio/Video
Dr. Brahmajee Nallamothu discusses financial incentives of publishing, ideological biases in medical journals, the peer review process, the Twitter effect, and a new editorial position of independent troller!
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25. Exposing Medical Students to Free Market Ethics and Principles

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09/02/2018Audio/Video
US medical schools overwhelmingly support centralization of healthcare and health care decision-making. That is not a surprise since, over the decades, academic institutions have greatly benefited from healthcare policy.
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24. Making the Case For Medicare-4-All

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08/29/2018Audio/Video
Adam Gaffney joins Michel and Anish to defend a single-payer healthcare system.
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23. Buying Doctors with Lunches: Fact or Fiction?

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08/26/2018Audio/Video
Rafael Fonseca and John Tucker share their eye-opening analysis of a recent article on bribery in the medical profession.
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22. Free Markets in Healthcare: Objecting to the Objections

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08/22/2018Audio/Video
Guest Roman Zamishka argues the libertarian case against free markets in healthcare.
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21. Inside the Swiss Healthcare System with Dr. Fouradoulas

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08/18/2018Audio/Video
The Swiss healthcare system is frequently proposed as a model for the rest of the world to emulate. Dr. Marc Fouradoulas explains why the country has set the precedent for a universal healthcare system.
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20. How Healthcare Systems Scapegoat Physicians: The Bawa-Garba Case

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08/12/2018Audio/Video
Hadiza Bawa-Garba was convicted of involuntary manslaughter by a British court for her role in the care of a patient in a hospital setting fraught with system failures. Dr. Saurabh Jha shares his insights on this case.
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19. Public Reporting: Necessary Evil or Harmful Fake News?

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08/11/2018Audio/Video
Public reporting of outcomes aims to improve service quality, but has also harmed patients and doctors alike. Can any good come out of it?
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