Tag: TED

The importance of transparency and data sharing in healthcare

An interesting TED talk where Dr. Stefan Larsson of BCG talks about how transparency of medical outcomes and costs could radically transform the healthcare industry in terms of quality and cost savings. Can we strive for this in the future?

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Color-coded surgery

At TEDMED Quyen Nguyen demonstrates how a molecular marker can make tumors light up in neon green, showing surgeons exactly where to cut.

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Nancy Lublin: Texting that saves lives

When Nancy Lublin started texting teenagers to help with her social advocacy organization, what she found was shocking — they started texting back about their own problems, from bullying to depression to abuse. So she’s setting up a text-only crisis

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