Sound Medicine 04-11-10
The watchword this week: patient safety. Learn methods hospitals use to improve patient safety and ways research advocates protect patients involved in clinical trials; also, indoor tanning beds cause skin cancer. In addition, the problem of sodium in our diets and how kung-fu breathing techniques help asthmatic children. Finally, a visit from former co-host Dr. Ora Pescovitz, who discusses the past and future of medicine and health care.