TITLE

Spending on trauma care doubles to $71.6 billion, surpassing heart disease and cancer expenditures

PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Mar2006, Vol. 80 Issue 3, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increase spending on trauma care in the U.S. since March 2006. Spending on trauma care doubles to $71.6 billion, surpassing heart disease and cancer expenditures. In 2003, medical spending for trauma disorders surged to $71.6 billion and spending on heart conditions hit $67.8 billion.
ACCESSION #
20248819

 

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