To review the major forecasts of physician supply and physician requirements.
Data Sources.-English-language medical literature on physician manpower published between 1980 and 1990, identified from journal articles selected through searches of the MEDLINE and Health Planning and Administration databases using the search formulations physician supply, health manpowerphysicians, and physician manpower.
Study Selection.-Sources were selected if they were repeatedly cited and provided quantitative projections.
Data Extraction.-Each study was reviewed for its quantitative projections and to identify its methodological assumptions.
Mots-clés Pascal : Economie santé, Exploration, Homme, Politique sanitaire, Médecin, Exigence
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health economy, Exploration, Human, Health policy, Physician, Requirement
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0493939
Code Inist : 002B30A01B. Création : 199406.