Dr. Marty Makary practices surgical oncology and advanced laparoscopic surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital and is a professor of Health Policy and Management at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

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Research shows that it takes approximately 17 years for evidence to become broadly adopted into clinical practice. In the case of silver diamine fluoride (SDF) therapy, a simple and painless treatment alternative to drilling dental caries in children, we should move faster.

A value-based approached rather than a technology-alone approach has the potential to transform our broken health care system.

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Bruhn WE, Rutkow L, Wang P, Tinker SE, Fahim C, Overton HN, Makary MA


Bruhn WE, Fracica EA, Makary MA


Makary MA, Overton HN, Wang, PA




Lyu H, Xu T, Brotman D, Mayer-Blackwell B, Cooper M, Daniel M, Wick EC, Saini V, Brownlee S, Makary MA

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