Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration
Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration

Physician Practice Styles and Overuse of Healthcare Services

Allison Lipitz-Snyderman, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

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January 01, 2015
December 31, 2015
$49,990

This NIHCM-funded study is exploring physician practice patterns for cancer services that tend to be overused in order to understand whether overuse is pervasive across the medical decisions of individual physicians or more limited to specific services. Results will inform efforts to reduce overuse.