To compare continuity clinic experiences by practice setting and postgraduate level.
Baylor College of Medicine pediatric residents selected 1 of 3 continuity practice settings, including community-based private offices (n=35) and university-based clinics in a private (n=71) and a public (n=12) hospital.
One hundred eighteen pediatric residents, May 1993.
Patient volume, continuity of care, type of patient visit, and faculty supervision.
The response rate was 77% (91/118).
Pediatric residents in community-based private offices reported seeing more patients per session than those in the university-based private and public clinics (88%, 10%, and 0% residents in the respective practice settings reported =4 patients per session), but were less likely to see patients repeatedly (6%, 68%, and 40% residents in the respective practice settings had seen more than half their patients>2 times).
Residents in private offices provided a smaller percentage of well child care (16%, 61%, and 90% residents in the respective practice settings reported>50% patients were well) and more acute care (68%, 15% and 0% residents in the respective practice settings reported>25% patients were acutely ill). (...)
Mots-clés Pascal : Pédiatrie, Médecin, Questionnaire, Soin, Enfant, Homme, Pratique professionnelle, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Pediatrics, Physician, Questionnaire, Care, Child, Human, Professional practice, United States, North America, America
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Cote : 97-0213701
Code Inist : 002B30A05. Création : 21/05/1997.