Cutting Waste

What is "Waste" in Medical Treatment? [JP]

Lecture Description

What is the "wasteful" medical treatment? How is it possible to distinguish the medical treatment that is "wasteful" from the one that is not? We should not just think about money. Effectivity does also matter. Prof. Igarashi introduces a method of evaluating the medical wastefulness.

 

NOTE:
- This lecture was conducted only in Japanese.
- This content is also available on iTunes U. Refer to “Supplement” below.
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Date:
2016-6-11
Target:
Visitors
Field:
Health & Medicine

Speaker

Ataru Igarashi

The University of Tokyo
Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences  / Project Associate Professor

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Supplement