Choice in The Information age

In an insightful diagram Richard Smith in the BMJ 2007 tried to look into “The future of Health Care Systems” where patients were allowed to use information to make choices. His diagram is The Information Age. The article and prediction may seem ironic to doctors and patients in Wales, who cannot get choice, and who do not have access to specialist cancer treatment centres.

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Almost all doctors and nurses would wish to exercise choice for themselves or their family.

Why is this denied to patients in Wales? Listen to Kim Odoherty and Paul Davies WAM in the Audio recordings.

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