The formation and evolution of physician treatment styles

an application to cesarean sections
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StatementAndrew Epstein, Sean Nicholson.
SeriesNBER working paper series ;, working paper 11549, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research : Online) ;, working paper no. 11549.
ContributionsNicholson, Sean., National Bureau of Economic Research.
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If physicians are not promoted as team leaders in this reorganization of patient care, patients will be tossed around in a haphazard fashion, where the care will be tangential — focused on what each team member needs to document for their own job security.

may influence their treatment (i.e. technology) choices holding constant the practice environment. To the best of my knowledge, the current paper is the first to exploit physician migration patterns to separately identify the role physician-specific and environment-level factors play in.

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Issued in AugustRevised in May NBER Program(s):Health Care Program, Health Economics Program. Physician treatment choices for observably similar patients vary dramatically across by: As a result, more people are flooding doctors' offices and hospitals in search of treatment where, before, they would have stayed home to avoid the costs.

As the demand grows, physician assistants play an increasingly intimate role in patient care, often fulfilling the same duties as their physician supervisors. Title(s): The formation and evolution of physician treatment styles: an application to Cesarean sections/ Andrew Epstein, Sean Nicholson.

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The book is forthcoming from River Grove Press. 82 CHAPTER 3 s The Evolution of Health Services in the United States Introduction The health care delivery system of the Unit-ed States evolved quite differently from the systems in Europe.

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Ancient Egypt also had one earliest known physician Hesy- Ra. He was Chief of Dentists and Physicians for King Djoser in the 27th century BCE.

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The book was an immediate bestseller and quickly set off a firestorm of controversy.Medicine consists of many communities of practice, and physicians generally belong to more than one. 20, 21 Clearly, a physician is a part of a global medical community, 22 but there are national and regional groupings and organizations to which physicians belong and give allegiance.

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