ERIC Number: EJ286814
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
The Effect of the Introduction of a Continuity Clinic on Subspecialty Utilization.
Bergman, David A.
Journal of Medical Education, v58 n9 p744-46 Sep 1983
A study to evaluate the effect of a resident-staffed continuity clinic providing immediate subspecialty consulting rather than referral is reported. The study compared pediatric and nonpediatric clinics. A reduction in pediatric subspecialty visits occurred where general pediatricians could be expected to have substantial expertise. (MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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