Will individualized medicine increase health inequality?

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June 29, 2011
The Liberty Papers
by Brad Warbiany  
Posted in Commentary

"Ezra Klein has a rather thought-provoking post today about human genome sequencing and its ability to allow doctors to better-tailor treatment to the specific needs of an individual patient. It presents a phenomenal opportunity to both make medicine more effective, and IMHO to make it cheaper by spending less time and energy on substandard treatments. Ezra raised a different point, though, and I think makes a logical error that warrants further discussion ..." (06/28/11)



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