I think the pendulum has swung back on that because of books like The Blood Telegram.
I think they tried to turn the pendulum the other direction so at least Geithner got some profile.
The pendulum has swung too far in the other direction from physician paternalism towards willful ignorance by patients.
1660, from Modern Latin pendulum (1643), noun use of neuter of Latin adjective pendulus "hanging down," from pendere "to hang" (see pendant). The Modern Latin word is perhaps a Latinization of Italian pendolo.