Physician strategies to reduce patients' out-of-pocket prescription costs Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Communication
  • Physician-Patient Relations
  • Prescription Fees

abstract

  • Our findings suggest that patient-physician communication about out-of-pocket costs is a problem affecting specialists and generalists nationwide. Despite barriers, physicians use multiple strategies that may vary in efficacy to assist patients burdened by these costs.

publication date

  • March 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archinte.165.6.633

PubMed ID

  • 15795338

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 633

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 165

number

  • 6