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Posted by plosmedicine on 31 Mar 2009 at 00:31 GMT

Author: Gary Doolittle
Position: Anesthesiologist
Submitted Date: October 21, 2008
Published Date: October 22, 2008
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I have seen a lot of those 'wasted' healthcare dollars being spent, both on patients and family members, in situations where there is very little benefit for the dollars gong into the patient's care. The real question is where to go from here. What do you think of a specific response like Gov. Schwarzenegger’s plan for California that was defeated in the legislature.

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