Category: Health care costs

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

8 7/10/2013

Some skeptical views of NYT front page “race for cholesterol drug” story

6/2/2013

Colonoscopy: case study in 1st of NYT series on how economic incentives raise health care costs

4 6/1/2013

“Here they go again” – 3 new proton beam facilities w/in 40 miles in DC-Baltimore

5/28/2013

5 shared decision-making articles in JAMA Internal Medicine receive little attention

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