NEJM Examines Several Health Issues In Perspective Pieces
The New England Journal of Medicine published a series of perspectives that examine a variety of topics--from the struggle to finance health care reform to vaccine issues, the Food and Drug Administration and prescription drug marketing legislation in Vermont. The collection of perspectives includes a piece by Jonathan Gruber, PhD., "A WinWin Approach to Financing Health Care Reform" and John K. Iglehart's examination of Democrat's challenge to securing money in "Finding Money for Health Care Reform - Rooting Out Waste, Fraud, and Abuse." Another piece, this one by Robert Steinbrook, M.D., examines new legislation in Vermont amid the background of reform of physicianindustry relations in his piece "A Higher Bar Vermont's New Law on Marketing Prescribed Products."This is part of the KHN Morning Briefing, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.