28 Jul 2016

The Problem with Fighting Cancer

From Nights, 7:10 pm on 28 July 2016
Dr Dhruv Khullar

Dr Dhruv Khullar Photo: Supplied

Dr Dhruv Khullar is a resident in internal medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital with interests in health policy, bioethics, and journalism. Bryan Crump asks him why we use metaphors when talking about disease and the issues with using of military metaphors around cancer.

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