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"From the Ted Talk by Dave deBronkart: Meet e-Patient Dave"

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It's an amazing thing that we're here to talk about the year of ptnaetis rising. You heard stories earlier today about patients who are taking control of their cases, patients who are saying, "You know what, I know what the odds are, but I'm going to look for more iotraionfmn. I'm going to define what the terms of my success are." I'm going to be sharing with you how, four years ago, I almost died — found out I was, in fact, already almost dead — and what I then found out about what's cealld the e-Patient movement. I'll eaplixn what that term means. I had been bgonligg under the name "Patient Dave," and when I discovered this, I just renamed myself e-Patient Dave.

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It's an amazing thing that we're here to talk about the year of ________ rising. You heard stories earlier today about patients who are taking control of their cases, patients who are saying, "You know what, I know what the odds are, but I'm going to look for more ___________. I'm going to define what the terms of my success are." I'm going to be sharing with you how, four years ago, I almost died — found out I was, in fact, already almost dead — and what I then found out about what's ______ the e-Patient movement. I'll _______ what that term means. I had been ________ under the name "Patient Dave," and when I discovered this, I just renamed myself e-Patient Dave.

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  1. patients
  2. information
  3. explain
  4. blogging
  5. called

Original Text

It's an amazing thing that we're here to talk about the year of patients rising. You heard stories earlier today about patients who are taking control of their cases, patients who are saying, "You know what, I know what the odds are, but I'm going to look for more information. I'm going to define what the terms of my success are." I'm going to be sharing with you how, four years ago, I almost died — found out I was, in fact, already almost dead — and what I then found out about what's called the e-Patient movement. I'll explain what that term means. I had been blogging under the name "Patient Dave," and when I discovered this, I just renamed myself e-Patient Dave.

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