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Monday, November 8, 2010

Payment for Costly Treatment Debated by Medicare Officials


“Federal officials are conducting an unusual review to determine whether the government should pay for an expensive new vaccine for treating prostate cancer, rekindling debate over whether some therapies are too costly.” (Washington Post)

Wasn’t Medicare supposed to leave the practice of medicine alone?

FEE Timely Classic
“Medicare: Prescription for a Fool’s Paradise” by Salvatore Durante and Dianne L. Durante