Overuse of health care services in the United States: An understudied problem Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Health Services
  • Health Services Misuse
  • Health Services Research

abstract

  • The robust evidence about overuse in the United States is limited to a few services. Reducing inappropriate care in the US health care system likely requires a more substantial investment in overuse research.

publication date

  • January 23, 2012

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archinternmed.2011.772

PubMed ID

  • 22271125

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 171

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 172

number

  • 2