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Screening primary-care patients forgoing health care for economic reasons

Published inPloS one, vol. 9, no. 4, e94006
Publication date2014
Abstract

Growing social inequities have made it important for general practitioners to verify if patients can afford treatment and procedures. Incorporating social conditions into clinical decision-making allows general practitioners to address mismatches between patients' health-care needs and financial resources.

Keywords
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Cross-Sectional Studies
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Primary Health Care/economics
  • Questionnaires
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Switzerland
  • Young Adult
Citation (ISO format)
BODENMANN, Patrick et al. Screening primary-care patients forgoing health care for economic reasons. In: PloS one, 2014, vol. 9, n° 4, p. e94006. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0094006
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