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Biomarker Testing Underutilized in Precision Lung Medicine

February 06, 2019 Share this content: Biomarker test use varies by corresponding pulmonary condition. Biomarkers are underutilized in precision lung medicine despite an abundance of available biomarker tests, according to an article published in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. This underscores the need for further research into the cost-effectiveness, generalizability, and utility… Read More »

Dad travels to Canada for son's medicine that would cost $53K in U.S. – CBS News

In his State of the Union address Tuesday, President Trump said his next major priority is lowering the cost of health care and prescription drugs. Americans spend more on prescription drugs than people pay in any other developed nation, an average of about $ 1,200 a year. For some, the cost is so high they’re… Read More »