A critical, quantitative look at the future supply and demand of surgical specialists that may foretell rationing of surgical services. * Presents the theories of three academic experts objectively analyzing a significant public health issue * Offers an extensive bibliography culled from medicine, health policy experts, think tanks, governmental institutions, and economists to educate the reader in all aspects of this complicated but important topicassociates observed that only 7.5 percent of female Medicare beneficiaries were ever seen by an OB/GYN.16 Another factor in projecting the ... Based on a 45- hour work week, the figures for female obstetricians have to be multiplied by 1.3.
|Title||:||The Coming Shortage of Surgeons|
|Author||:||Thomas Edwards Williams, Bhagwan Satiani, E. Christopher Ellison|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2009|