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Evidence Based Medicine might Drive Doctors away from Diagnosing Properly

Evidence Based Medicine might Drive Doctors away from Diagnosing Properly - Medicine On Call
Original air date: April 29, 2017
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BY: Dr. Elaina George, Host & Contributing Health Editor
PUBLISHED: April 29, 2017


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The cost of treatment for many chronic diseases is controlled by corporations. The unfair nature of these profit driven companies drives the system away from treatment and puts many people at risk of getting worse. Dr. Richard Amerling joins Dr. George to explain the fallacy of the current regulations and practice of evidence base medicine. Evidence base medicine has its merits but the practice has set aside the importance of anecdotal medicine. Anecdotal practice is crucial to doctors treating and diagnosing patients properly.

Modern day medicine is overlooking diet & lifestyle in many cases and just treating people with medications. Dr. Amerling explains how so many people can get off of most of the medications with just choosing to consume different foods. There are good fats and bad fats and Dr. Amerling feels good fats in your diet shouldn’t affect you negatively. Find a physician that will treat you anecdotally and won’t throw a bunch of medications that you hoping you will feel better.


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About Dr. Richard Amerling

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Dr. Richard Amerling, MD, is a nephrologist practicing in New York City.  He is the Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine for the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital. Dr. Amerling studied medicine at the Catholic University of Louvain in Belgium, graduating cum laude in 1981.  He completed a medical residency at the New York Hospital Queens and a nephrology fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

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Dr. Elaina George is a Board Certified Otolaryngologist. She graduated from Princeton University with a degree in Biology, received her Master’s degree in Medical Microbiology from Long Island University, and received her medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York.