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Slide Presentation of the 2007 Annual Meeting of AHRQ

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Implications (2)

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  • Implementation cost control and careful targeting of interventions be important
    • All technologies provide benefit, but in only some cases do the benefits exceed the costs
    • Cost containment should not be overlooked when looking for high benefit solutions
    • Careful targeting, through severity stratification or predictive modeling, may play an important role

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