Concern with Homogeneity in Health Care

In a NY Times opinion piece, Dr. Sandeep Jauhur makes the case that the goal of uniform treatment in health care is not always ideal. He argues that patient preference should be given priority, especially when evidence on the comparative effectiveness of treatments is weak. The author predicts medical care will move towards individualization, especially with the emergence of genomics research. A link to the article can be found here.

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