Diagnostics
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Protocol Medicine – It Is Time For Doctors To Recognize Their Value

StephenSchimpff - February 9, 2011

We hear that doctors do not like “protocol medicine” – they do not want to follow a “cookbook” when every…

Business
548 views

More Evidence that Medical Malpractice Reform Wouldn’t Stop Excessive Testing

DavidEWilliams - February 8, 2011

As discussed recently (Let’s not forget patient safety in med mal reform) I don’t buy the idea that excessive testing…

Obesity Devices Gain From Drug Woes
Business
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Business
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Obesity Devices Gain From Drug Woes

PatrickDriscoll - February 8, 2011

It is a repeated theme in the history of medtech development.  Drugs represent an alluring treatment alternative, since the option…

Business
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Pay-for-Performance: An Overview

JasonShafrin - January 20, 2011

Pay-for-performance schemes have been attracting much attention of late. A RWJF policy paper from 2007 provides a nice overview of…