Remaking American Medicine
The Stealth EpidemicStreaming Video - 2009
Focusing on the challenge of treating chronic diseases, this program examines the human and economic costs of effectively managing diabetes, heart disease, and other long-term conditions that consume nearly 70 percent of all health care resources and affect nearly 100 million Americans. Viewers will encounter groundbreaking efforts taking place in two very different communities-the city of Los Angeles and Whatcom County in the state of Washington-that provide innovative ways of supporting patients who struggle with chronic conditions.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2006
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (56 min.) :,sd., col., digital file
Alternative Title: Stealth Epidemic