Category: Health care costs


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


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


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


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


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

2 10/25/2012

Two more “more is not always better” reminders

2 10/24/2012

Best health care in the world? Certainly the costliest.