Margaret A.WinkerMD, Deputy EditorIndividualAuthorPhil B.FontanarosaMD, Interim CoeditorIndividualAuthor
To the Editor: I would take Mr Lamm's1
thesis that "government cannot possibly afford to underwrite all the
health care needs of an aging society" more seriously if he applied
the same budgetary principles to military spending. Without that, his
proposal is just political rhetoric.
Houghton ER. Marginal Medicine. JAMA. 1999;281(12):1082-1083. doi:10-1001/pubs.JAMA-ISSN-0098-7484-281-12-jbk0324