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Title
Physician charges for surgical services under Medicare, by medical specialty: 1980 and 1985.
First Author
Fisher, Charles R
Date of Pub
1988 Summer
Pages
127-132
Volume
9
Issue
4
Other Authors
N/A
Abstract
Since 1980, a number of Medicare practice and utilization patterns have changed as a result of payment reform, certification of new types of providers, and changes in technology. The shift in physician surgical charges by specialty and by setting is examined in this article.
Abstract Continued
N/A
MeSH
Ambulatory Surgical Procedures/economics : Comparative Study : Data Collection : Health Expenditures/trends : Insurance, Health/utilization : Insurance, Surgical/utilization : Medicare/utilization : Specialties, Surgical/economics : Statistics : United States
NTIS Number
PB89-100663