TV DOCS: Paging Doctor Benton …
From Dr. Kildare to Ben Casey to Marcus Welby to the ensemble cast of "ER," doctors and nurses have long been at home on the tube. As California Healthline's Jeff Stryker finds out, doctor dramas do more than entertain -- they teach about illness and how the health care system works to treat it. How does your doctor shape up against Dr. Welby or Dr. Carter?
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