Getting treatment at the right time

Getting treatment at the right time

In a society that believes in equal access to the best health care for everyone, costs are becoming unsustainable. So how can we change the way health care is provided without denying people access? New research is showing that if we target health care to individuals,...
Consumers participating in research

Consumers participating in research

The answers to most health questions rely on the willingness of ordinary people to participate in medical research. These people are pushed, pulled, suffer discomfort, are dosed with new medications and have intimate details of their lives observed for long periods of...
Making sure things go well

Making sure things go well

How to prevent the health care system from injuring you While medications and medical technology have enormous potential to help people, they also injure tens of thousands of people every year because of side effects or being used in the wrong way. The knowledge...