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The Resource Tracking medicine : a researcher's quest to understand health care, John E. Wennberg, (electronic resource)

Tracking medicine : a researcher's quest to understand health care, John E. Wennberg, (electronic resource)

Label
Tracking medicine : a researcher's quest to understand health care
Title
Tracking medicine
Title remainder
a researcher's quest to understand health care
Statement of responsibility
John E. Wennberg
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wennberg, John E
NLM call number
  • 2010 J-205
  • W 84.4 AA1
NLM item number
W476t 2010
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)
  • Practice Patterns, Physicians'
  • Health Care Reform
  • Health Resources
  • Health Services Accessibility
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Tracking medicine : a researcher's quest to understand health care, John E. Wennberg, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • In health care, geography is destiny -- The Vermont experience -- Tonsillectomy and medical opinion -- Interpreting the pattern of surgical variation -- Understanding the market for preference-sensitive surgery -- Learning what works and what patients want -- The birth and near death of comparative effectiveness research -- Understanding supply-sensitive care -- Chronic illness and practice variation -- Is more better? -- Are America's "best hospitals" really the best? -- Ten top reasons why we need reform the way we manage chronic illness -- Promoting organized care and reducing overuse -- Establishing informed patient choice as a standard of care -- Six ways to control cost, accelerate reform, and save the economy -- The challenge of unwarranted variation
  • In health care, geography is destiny -- The Vermont experience -- Tonsillectomy and medical opinion -- Interpreting the pattern of surgical variation -- Understanding the market for preference-sensitive surgery -- Learning what works and what patients want -- The birth and near death of comparative effectiveness research -- Understanding supply-sensitive care -- Chronic illness and practice variation -- Is more better? -- Are America's "best hospitals" really the best? -- Ten top reasons why we need to reform the way we manage chronic illness -- Promoting organized care and reducing overuse -- Establishing shared decision making and informed patient choice -- Six ways to control costs, and accelerate health care reform -- The challenge of practice variations
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000429926
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780199731787
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009045161
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000429926
Label
Tracking medicine : a researcher's quest to understand health care, John E. Wennberg, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • In health care, geography is destiny -- The Vermont experience -- Tonsillectomy and medical opinion -- Interpreting the pattern of surgical variation -- Understanding the market for preference-sensitive surgery -- Learning what works and what patients want -- The birth and near death of comparative effectiveness research -- Understanding supply-sensitive care -- Chronic illness and practice variation -- Is more better? -- Are America's "best hospitals" really the best? -- Ten top reasons why we need reform the way we manage chronic illness -- Promoting organized care and reducing overuse -- Establishing informed patient choice as a standard of care -- Six ways to control cost, accelerate reform, and save the economy -- The challenge of unwarranted variation
  • In health care, geography is destiny -- The Vermont experience -- Tonsillectomy and medical opinion -- Interpreting the pattern of surgical variation -- Understanding the market for preference-sensitive surgery -- Learning what works and what patients want -- The birth and near death of comparative effectiveness research -- Understanding supply-sensitive care -- Chronic illness and practice variation -- Is more better? -- Are America's "best hospitals" really the best? -- Ten top reasons why we need to reform the way we manage chronic illness -- Promoting organized care and reducing overuse -- Establishing shared decision making and informed patient choice -- Six ways to control costs, and accelerate health care reform -- The challenge of practice variations
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000429926
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780199731787
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009045161
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000429926

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