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Medical kickback allegations

The Quebec College of Physicians and Surgeons says it has wrapped up a 14 month investigation into alleged kickbacks in exchange for preferential medical care.

Two cardiologists are facing disciplinary charges stemming from the allegations.

We talk to an orthopedic surgeon and a lawyer who frequently represents patients for their views on present day practices.

We also talk to an economist from Germany who describes the public/private healthcare system there.

And our listeners add in their own experiences. 

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