The Most Ambitious Thing Humans Have Ever Attempted
Season 7, Episode 38
Sure, medical progress has been astounding. But today the U.S. spends more on healthcare than any other country, with so-so outcomes. Atul Gawande — cancer surgeon, public-health researcher, and best-selling author — has some simple ideas for treating a painfully complex system.
To find out more, check out the podcast from which this hour was drawn: “The Most Ambitious Thing Humans Have Ever Attempted.”