Category: Health care costs


Weekending confusion: Playing the “Price is Right” with MRI….and CNN flunks geography

2 8/5/2014

The cost of cowboy doctors…debate over diet drugs…gems in JAMA Internal Medicine


Robotic roundup: Useful? Or little clinical value?…”robotic invasion”…outpaces evidence

4 7/11/2014

One physician’s story: An Egregious Example of Ordering Unnecessary Tests


Newspaper cheerleading for local medical device company on page 1


Survey finds few orthopedic surgeons know the costs of the devices they implant


The Economics & Politics of Drugs for Mild Hypertension


Take the visual quiz: Is it a hotel or a hospital?

4 9/6/2013

Insurers doing what feds haven’t in refusing to pay for proton beam therapy

1 7/30/2013

If you have low back pain, chances are increasing that you won’t be treated based on best evidence