The fifth in a series of six surgical reports, this report highlights treatments for kidney failure--both dialysis and kidney transplantation--and describes patterns of care for patients in the United States. Download the report, press release, or data table, or purchase a printed copy.
The fourth in a series of six surgical reports, this study focuses on lumbar spinal stenosis as an example that helps to summarize the treatment options, epidemiology, and evidence of effectiveness of treatment for back pain, a leading cause of morbidity and disability in the United States. Download the report, press release, or data table, or purchase a printed copy.
A recent Brookings Institute working paper argues that state-level characteristics account for regional variation in health care. Read our responses here and here.
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