Efforts at physician-payment reform in the United States have focused largely on the relative incomes of primary care physicians and specialists, who more often have procedure-based practices.
Comparisons of the incomes of physicians and other professional groups have received less attention.
We used standard financial techniques to determine the return on educational investment over a working lifetime for five groups of professionals: primary care physicians, specialist physicians, dentists, attorneys, and graduates of business schools.
Mots-clés Pascal : Economie santé, Etats Unis, Médecin généraliste, Formation professionnelle, Coût investissement, Homme, Etude comparative, Spécialité médicale, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health economy, United States, General practitioner, Occupational training, Investment cost, Human, Comparative study, Medical specialty, North America, America
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0422282
Code Inist : 002B30A01B. Création : 199406.