Medicare Cuts Will Force Many Cancer Centers To Close, Stop Seeing Medicare Patients, Lay Off Staff, According To ASTRO Survey
... "Radiation oncology is critical for the effective treatment of our nation's cancer patients. While we need to work together to cut healthcare costs, lumping
in radiation therapy with diagnostic imaging doesn't serve our patients. We need to make sure that all cancer patients, including those who live in ru...
Domestic Violence Harms Long-Term Health of Victims
...ated needs of these individuals and reduce their subsequent risks for negative affects."
One expert agreed with the findings but was concerned that lumping
violence against men in with violence against women clouds the true picture of domestic violence.
"Beyond concerns for these data representing the ...
Medicare's Drug Program Enrollment Up, Costs Down
...ogram needs to be less complex so that seniors have an easier time choosing a drug plan, Hayes said. In addition, drug plans need to be prevented from lumping
out-of-pocket costs onto the sickest people. As an example, Hayes pointed to the high co-pays associated with chemotherapy.
Moreover, Medicare nee...
AIDS Meet Ends Without Firm Commitments From Donors Dharam Shourie United Nations
...eral Assembly at the end of the three-day meet yesterday, avoiding the 'reality' by not mentioning prostitutes, homosexuals and drug users and instead lumping
them together as 'vulnerable' groups under pressure from Islamic and Catholic nations.
But the conservative nations gave in at least on one issue...
Lumping in Biological News
Lumping in Biological Technology
Line between big pharma, big biotech continues to blur
...nies worth more than $10 billion each, which is a major statement for the industry.
The old measurement of the progress of the biotech industry was lumping
together the valuation of the biotech industry and comparing it to the market value of perennial Big Pharma leader Merck (now Pfizer). For many years,...
Lumping in Biological Definition
...e same species, the older species name is usually retained, and the newer species name dropped, a process called synonymization , or convivially, as lumping
. Dividing a taxon into multiple, often new, taxons is called splitting . Taxonomists are often referred to as "lumpers" or "splitters" by their coll...