Science and Technology

Scholarly Publications

Can Technology Assessment Control Health Spending?

December 1994

Because medical technology is the most important controllable component of health spending growth, the success of strategies for limiting spending growth depends upon their impact on technology...

Creating the Costliest Orphan: The Orphan Drug Act in the Development of Ceredase

December 1992

Is High-Flux Dialysis Cost Effective?

December 1993

Other Publications

CHP/PCOR Quarterly Update, fall 2005 issue

October 2005

This issue of CHP/PCOR's quarterly newsletter, which covers news from the summer 2005 quarter, includes articles about: our new core faculty member Grant Miller, a Harvard-trained health economist...

CHP/PCOR Quarterly Update, Spring 2007 Issue

April 2007

This issue of CHP/PCOR's Quarterly Update covers news from the Winter 2007 quarter and includes articles about: two Veterans Affairs-related items -- this year's recipient of the Under Secretary's...

Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes of Elective Induction of Labor

March 2009

Background: Induction of labor is on the rise in the U.S., increasing from 9.5 percent in 1990 to 22.1 percent in 2004.