How Many Doctors Do We Need?: A Policy Agenda for the United States in the 1990s Based on the Tenth Private Sector Conference, 1985
Duncan Yaggy, Patricia Hodgson
Duke University Press, 1986 - Business & Economics - 163 pages
This volume addresses the public and private policies affecting physician supply in the United States, focusing on the physician surplus, market forces, and geographic distribution of physicians, life-style choices and evolving practice patterns, market influences of foreign medical graduates, the university's role in establishing priorities for medical education, and other pertinent topics.
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Historical Perspective ROSEMARY A STEVENS
Correcting Surpluses and Shortages in Medical Specialties
Methodological Problems in Assessing Physician Demand Need
The Universitys Role in Establishing Priorities for Medical
Managing Quality and Quantity in Residency Training Programs
The Experience in Great Britain JOHN LISTER
Public and Private Options for Assessing and Managing Physician
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