In this episode, Dr. Berkson and Dr. Michel Accad discuss the history of medicine, where it came from and how it came to be what it is today. You'll learn the best answers to try to get the best health care, even in the face of how things have evolved.
Michel Accad, MD, is a cardiologist and internal medicine specialist in private practice in San Francisco. He also holds a clinical faculty appointment at the University of California San Francisco.
Dr. Accad has published extensively in the peer-reviewed medical literature on a variety of topics.
Dr. Accad writes a provocative blog called AlertandOriented.com, where he writes about medical science, medical ethics, the health care system, the doctor-patient relationship, and other related matters.
Dr. A is also the author of Moving Mountains: A Socratic Challenge to the Theory and Practice of Population Medicine.
You can find him on Twitter, @michelaccad.