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Use of healthcare resources in the last six months of life

BMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7449.1202 (Published 13 May 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:1202
  1. Rachelle E Bernacki, Robert Wood Johnson clinical scholar (rbernack@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu)
  1. University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

    How doctors learn may explain results

    EDITOR—Wennberg et al hypothesise that marked variation in use of healthcare resources at the end of life may be explained largely by variations in the supply of doctors and beds.1 Although this may play an important part, …

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