It is clear that the practice of medicine is becoming a business-and a very big one, at that, Dr. Levine said. In terms of dollars spent, health care is the number-one industry in the United States. Individual physicians sometimes reflect this by purchasing and marketing the use of very expensive technological devices-occasionally prior to the approval of the newer technology.
Disease-Free Survival Rates
Dr. Levine demonstrated that the University of Virginia protocol-radiation followed by craniofacial resection and adjunctive chemotherapy based on Kadish staging-has produced impressive disease-free and overall survival practice results. | ← Previous | | | Next → | Single Page