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Chronically ill patients receive only about 55% of all clinically recommended care.

McGlynn E, Asch S, Adams J, Keesey J, et al. The Quality of Health Care Delivered to Adults in the United States. NEJM. 2003; 348: 2635-45. http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMsa022615

Reference

Title
The Quality of Health Care Delivered to Adults in the United States
Publication
NEJM
Publication Date
2003
Authors
McGlynn E, Asch S, Adams J, Keesey J, et al.
Pages
2635-45
URL
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Categories

  • Cost of Disease
  • Human Burden

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