IN THIS ISSUE

Martin Sipkoff
Purchasers are hopeful that life after "average wholesale price" will be simpler, fairer, and, with luck, easier to grasp
John Carroll
Sticks, as well as carrots, are used in some commercial and government programs to encourage beneficiaries not to undermine their health
Legislation & Regulation
John Carroll
Nearly everybody's calling on the government to make health care coverage affordable and universal
Medication Management
Martin Sipkoff
Fundamental differences in program structure between Medicare and the Veterans Health Administration make drug pricing negotiations problematic
Employer Update
Lola Butcher
Businesses see care management, not cost shifting, as the most important trend in health coverage
Tomorrow's Medicine
Thomas Morrow, MD
Going from bench to bedside is not always easy, especially when it comes to halting the inflammatory process after an acute myocardial infarction
News and Commentary
News and Commentary