Why Cutting-Edge Medical Technology May Not Lead to Exploding Health Care Costs

A new study published in August issue of Health Affairs, co-authored by DUSP Professor Frank Levy, finds that the growth of sophisticated medical imaging technology has slowed, suggesting that the diffusion of technology does not necessarily lead to steadily increasing health care costs. The story is featured on the MIT News page: see KasugaHuang [GFDL, CC-BY-SA-3.0 or CC-BY-SA-2.5-2.0-1.0], via Wikimedia Commons)