viernes, 10 de julio de 2009

Costly and Dangerous Treatments Weigh Down Health Care

Our health care system is wrought with inefficiencies and waste that account for up to $700 billion annually.

Indeed, some researchers speculate that one-third or more of all treatments and procedures performed in the US have no proven benefits. Whats more, a number of these unhelpful services produce hazardous side effects in patients.

Source:
http://www.americanprogress.org/issues/2009/07/costly_and_dangerous.html