ERIC Number: EJ306990
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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The Influence of the Attending Physician on Indirect Graduate Medical Education Costs.
Jones, Katherine R.
Journal of Medical Education, v59 n10 p789-98 Oct 1984
The hospital charges of three groups of patients in one hospital were compared. The results of the study indicated that teaching patients with a faculty attending physician had significantly higher hospital charges, while teaching patients with a community attending physician had charges similar to private, nonteaching patients. (Author/MLW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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