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Victoria Sweet

Slow Medicine: An Interview With Victoria Sweet

Slow Medicine: An Interview With Victoria Sweet

Oct 8, 2014-- Laguna Honda Hospital in San Francisco was, as far as anyone knows, the last almshouse, or Hotel-Dieu, in this country -- a hospital for the sick and poor. Dr. Victoria Sweet took a position there, a place where she and other physicians could practice a different kind of medicine -- an intimate, intuitive, deeply skilled medicine focused on continuing care and observation of the patient, minus computers. This powerful interview shares more. (17134 reads)

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