The mismatch between US health expenditures and the resources devoted to learning which health interventions are most effective is both striking and unwise. Each year US individuals spend more than $2 trillion on health care.1 More than $100 billion is spent for research and development and for regulatory approval of new technologies. Yet total spending on technology assessment almost certainly falls short of $1 billion per year—0.05% of all US health care spending.
Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.
Download citation file:
Web of Science® Times Cited: 46
Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.
More Listings atJAMACareerCenter.com >
Users' Guides to the Medical Literature
Was Outcome Assessed Uniformly in the Experimental and Control Groups?
Users' Guides to the Medical Literature EDUCATION GUIDES
Appraising Patient Management Recommendations: Practice Guidelines
All results at
Enter your username and email address. We'll send you a link to reset your password.
Enter your username and email address. We'll send instructions on how to reset your password to the email address we have on record.
Athens and Shibboleth are access management services that provide single sign-on to protected resources. They replace the multiple user names and passwords necessary to access subscription-based content with a single user name and password that can be entered once per session. It operates independently of a user's location or IP address. If your institution uses Athens or Shibboleth authentication, please contact your site administrator to receive your user name and password.