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Comparative Effectiveness Research

Bruce A. Barron | Posted 03.27.2012 | Science
Bruce A. Barron

Many believe the best opportunity to reduce the rate of increase in the cost of medical care is comparative effectiveness research, CER.

You're a Person, Not a Data Point

John Horton | Posted 08.03.2011 | Politics
John Horton

One could design a national health care system akin to treatment-by-vending-machine: put in your condition and a credit card, and it spits out a medicine, no discussion needed. But is that really best for patients?

REDD: Seeing the Forest for the Trees

Khadija Sharife | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Khadija Sharife

All carbon is not created equal: One ton of carbon dioxide (CO2) generated in New York from several McDonalds burgers, for instance, clocking in at 16...