Professional article

Physicians' responses to resource constraints

Published inArchives of internal medicine, vol. 165, no. 6, p. 639-644
Publication date2005

A common dilemma that confronts physicians in clinical practice is the allocation of scarce resources. Yet the strategies used by physicians in actual situations of resource constraint have not been studied. This study explores the strategies and rationales reported by physicians in situations of resource constraints encountered in practice.

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Attitude of Health Personnel
  • Chi-Square Distribution
  • Ethics, Medical
  • Female
  • Health Care Rationing
  • Humans
  • Interviews as Topic
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Physicians/psychology
  • Statistics, Nonparametric
  • United States
Citation (ISO format)
HURST, Samia et al. Physicians” responses to resource constraints. In: Archives of internal medicine, 2005, vol. 165, n° 6, p. 639–644. doi: 10.1001/archinte.165.6.639
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ISSN of the journal0003-9926

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