Recent articles in the New England Journal of Medicine1 and the Journal of the American Medical Association2 note the tremendous increase in the cost of cancer care, which has at least doubled since 1990. The reasons for this steep increase [ Read More ]
Winston Wong, PharmD
Winston Wong is an editorial board member of Value-Based Cancer Care and the associate vice president of pharmacy management at Care – First BlueCross BlueShield, Baltimore, MD.
According to the 2013 Annual Report on Progress Against Cancer published in 2014 by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), cancer death rates have declined by 21% among men and by 12% among women since the 1990s, and more than 13 million cancer survivors are alive in the United States today. [ Read More ]