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

March 2006
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Mar2006, Vol. 80 Issue 3, p67
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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.


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