Facts, Facts, Facts

What Is a Physician to Do

Published in: JAMA, The Journal of the American Medical Association, v. 306, no. 4, Commentary, July 2011, p. 432-433

Posted on RAND.org on January 01, 2011

by Robert H. Brook

Read More

Access further information on this document at JAMA

This article was published outside of RAND. The full text of the article can be found at the link above.

This commentary argues that it is timely to reengage physicians in the discussion of international comparative data about health care and to ask why the United States is so provincial in designing the systems by which care is delivered.

This report is part of the RAND Corporation external publication series. Many RAND studies are published in peer-reviewed scholarly journals, as chapters in commercial books, or as documents published by other organizations.

The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit institution that helps improve policy and decisionmaking through research and analysis. RAND's publications do not necessarily reflect the opinions of its research clients and sponsors.