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Physicians' responses to resource constraints

Hull, Sara Chandros
DuVal, Gordon
Danis, Marion
Published in Archives of Internal Medicine. 2005, vol. 165, no. 6, p. 639-644
Abstract 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.
Keywords AdultAgedAttitude of Health PersonnelChi-Square DistributionEthics, MedicalFemaleHealth Care RationingHumansInterviews as TopicMaleMiddle AgedPhysicians/psychologyStatistics, NonparametricUnited States
PMID: 15795339
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Research group Ethique biomédicale (783)
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HURST, Samia et al. Physicians' responses to resource constraints. In: Archives of Internal Medicine, 2005, vol. 165, n° 6, p. 639-644. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:84950

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