A Longitudinal Study of Medical Practices' Treatment of Patients Who Use Tobacco Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Physician Incentive Plans
  • Practice Patterns, Physicians'
  • Reimbursement, Incentive
  • Tobacco Use
  • Tobacco Use Cessation

abstract

  • The findings suggest that state-mandated coverage for tobacco-cessation treatment and increased use of external incentives such as pay for performance and public reporting programs may improve care for patients who use tobacco.

publication date

  • March 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.amepre.2015.07.005

PubMed ID

  • 26365836

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 328

end page

  • 35

volume

  • 50

number

  • 3