FOCUS OF THE WEEK
Prostate Cancer Screenings: The Debate Continues
Researchers who set off a firestorm in 2009 when they questioned the need for all adult men to undergo annual prostate cancer screenings have updated their findings.
Will Medication Shortages Be The New Normal?
Drug shortages continue despite the FDA approving more medications and tightening the reins on manufacturers.
Medical Travel and Managed Care
A look at the pros and cons of "medical tourism."
Malpractice Issues and Inevitability
A fraction of malpractice lawsuits result in indemnity payouts.
Medication Nonadherence: A Prescription for Disaster
The National Consumer League's ''Script Your Future'' campaign is gaining steam in its efforts to combat patient noncompliance.