07 Apr Breast Cancer Costs Rise But So Has Survival
Medical Research: What is the background for this study? What are the main findings?
Dr. Gross: There has been increasing concern about the rising cost of healthcare overall and in the medicare program in particular. Yet little is known about how key aspects of value – costs and outcomes – have changed for breast cancer care over time. We showing that there was a substantial increase in the cost of Breast cancer care between. 1990s and 2000s but also an improvement in survival.
MedicalResearch.com Interview with: Cary P. Gross MD (2015). Breast Cancer Costs Rise But So Has Survival