"Pronovost and his colleagues monitored what happened for a year afterward. The results were so dramatic that they werent sure whether to believe them: the ten-day line-infection rate went from eleven per cent to zero. So they followed patients for fifte
Cost is the spectre haunting health reform
"For many decades, the great flaw in the American health-care system was its unconscionable gaps in coverage. Those gaps have widened to become graves - resulting in an estimated forty-five thousand premature deaths each year..."