Missed diagnoses out-ranked medication overdoses and surgical mistakes in causing the most patient harm.
health care costs
It’s a basic tenet of smart shopping — compare prices so you can find the best deal. Doctors, however, are often in the dark about what medical tests cost.
Medical bills can be intimidating, but that doesn’t mean they are always accurate.
Nine professional medical societies are urging doctors and patients to cut back on unnecessary tests and procedures. The question is, Are they listening?
Concierge medicine versus patient-centered medical homes: debating the benefits of enhanced access to care
The cost of cancer is rapidly becoming unsustainable in many developed countries, according to panel of 37 experts contributing to a new report in the The Lancet Oncology.