“…the broad generalizations by many presidential candidates can be misleading. These statements convey the message that substantial resources can be saved through prevention. Although some prevention measures do save money, the vast majority reviewed in the health economics literature do not.”
- Cohen JT, Neumann PJ, and Weinstein MC (2008) “Does Preventive Care Save Money? Health Economics and the Presidential Candidates,” NEJM, 358(7):661-663.