Is Technological Change In Medicine Worth It?

Cutler, David M.; McClellan, Mark
December 2001
Health Affairs;2001 A Primer, p1
Academic Journal
Examines the costs and benefits of medical technology changes. Value of better health; Treatment substitution; Treatment expansion; Medical management of heart attacks as example; Low-birthweight infants; Depression; Cataracts; Breast cancer; Policy implications.


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