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Frederik Pruijn
Frederik Pruijn
Frederik Pruijn obtained his PhD in Pharmacochemistry at the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam. Since 1992 he has been affiliated with the University of Auckland, New Zealand, and is a Senior Research Fellow in the Auckland Cancer Society Research Centre.
 

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May 18, 2010 5:30 am
The Economical Cost A recent article in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) entitled Changes in the Use and Costs of Diagnostic Imaging Among Medicare Beneficiaries With Cancer, 1999-2006 started with some shocking figures on the costs associated with cancer in the US. The direct medical costs in 2008 were apparently $93 billion according to the sources cited in this...  Read More
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