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NEJM: Boston Children’s Mandl and Kohane argue the personal health records systems under development at Google and Microsoft pose challenges. "I’m a great believer in patient autonomy in general, but there is going to have to be some measure of limited paternalism."
Microsoft’s Neupert to NYT: "I can imagine a scenario where we have a third party verify that our
system works the way we assert it does.”
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