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Title:
   Getting Health Care from Specialists among Adults with Chronic Conditions, U.S. Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population, 2004
Product type:
   Statistical Brief 162
MEPS component:
   Household Component
Publication date:
   February 23, 2007
Description:
   Using data from the Household Component of the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS-HC), this Statistical Brief presents estimates on the perceptions of adults with and without chronic conditions about their need for and access to physician specialists in 2004. The estimates are the opinions of the adult U.S. civilian noninstitutionalized population regarding their need to see specialists and how much of a problem it was to see a specialist.
Author(s):
   Anita Soni, PhD and Steven C. Hill, PhD
Agency:
   Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Source:
   Web Only
MEPS Topics:
   Priority Conditions -- Emphysema and Bronchitis , Priority Conditions -- Heart Conditions, Medical Conditions, Access to Health Care, Priority Conditions -- Arthritis
PDF link:
   data_files/publications/st162/stat162.pdf (224 KB)
HTML link:
   data_files/publications/st162/stat162.shtml
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