Eye Cancer

How Hospital Differences Can Impact Post-Surgical Outcomes

How Hospital Differences Can Impact Post-Surgical Outcomes

Researchers found that even the wealthiest patients at hospitals treating primarily poor communities tended to fare worse after major cancer surgeries than the poorest patients at hospitals treating primarily wealthy communities. While a hospital’s quality is often measured by how many of its …

Reducing Cancer Care Cost Sans Patient Risk

Experts have identified three major sources of high cancer costs and argue that cancer doctors can likely reduce them without harm to patients. The cost-cutting proposals call for changes in routine clinical practice involved in end-of-life care, medical imaging, and drug pricing.