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October 16, 1996

Care and Cost Savings at the End of Life-Reply

Author Affiliations

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, Mass

JAMA. 1996;276(15):1217-1218. doi:10.1001/jama.1996.03540150019014

In Reply.  —Ms Madden questions the time frame I used in estimating cost savings. Cost savings can be estimated by using 2 different time frames. The first estimates cost savings from

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