Podcast: What's the utopian future of general practice?

This six-episode podcast looks at what Stanford University in the US claims to be the future of general practice.

It’s billed as exploring a world where precision health is the basis of primary care, where doctors use DNA testing and real-time data collected from wearable devices to inform clinical decisions.

But it’s also a general practice fantasy in the non-technological sense too.

The GPs in the university’s year-long Humanwide pilot project, on which the podcast is based, could take as long as they needed with each patient