Category: Health care costs

1 5/21/2013

IMRT for prostate cancer: newer, costlier radiation no better than old

5/8/2013

Medicare makes big news with big data dump on hospital charges

4/16/2013

Generic statins now “a market commodity, no different from grains of rice or sugar”

4/9/2013

Urology journal publishes papers with questions about robots and proton beam therapy

2/3/2013

A few health care news gems from the past week that you may have missed

1/15/2013

The media are influential…on everyone else, say Alzheimer’s specialists

12/20/2012

Oregon: Just saying “No” to expensive proton beam therapy (for now, at least)

2 12/13/2012

Other views on the NYT op-ed, “The 2,000 Year-Old Wonder Drug”

2 11/15/2012

How much does an MRI cost? $295 or $3,000? Both?

6 11/5/2012

Proton Beam Therapy: evaluating claims in ASTRO papers of “excellent” quality of life data