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Medicare Cost-Saving Moves Can Backfire

Targeting Cancer Stem Cells May Eradicate Tumors

By Karen PallaritoHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Feb. 9 (HealthDay News) — After Medicare sweetened payments for simple office-based endoscopic procedures, doctors in one New York City practice performed many more in-office bladder biopsies, but the volume of hospital procedures stayed roughly the same, a new study finds. So, instead of saving …

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