ERIC Number: EJ592484
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
A Cost-Effective Method To Characterize Variation in Clinical Practice.
Chang, Kenneth; Sauereisen, Sandra; Dlutowski, Mark; Veloski, J. Jon; Nash, David B.
Evaluation and the Health Professions, v22 n2 p184-96 Jun 1999
Studied variation in physicians' practice styles and policies through a survey of 46 family physicians and internists. Overall, the results indicate that a brief open-ended survey can assess practice variations quickly, providing a basis to guide interventions. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special section titled "Medical Education and Changes in Health Care."