[Influence of the unit of analysis on the studies of the factors of primary care resource utilization].

@article{Juncosa1999InfluenceOT,
  title={[Influence of the unit of analysis on the studies of the factors of primary care resource utilization].},
  author={Sebasti{\'a}n Juncosa and Bonaventura Bol{\'i}bar and Montserrat Roset and Cristina Mart{\'i}nez},
  journal={Gaceta sanitaria},
  year={1999},
  volume={13 1},
  pages={53-61}
}
OBJECTIVE To identify the characteristics of the patient that influence a different cost of his care, specifically, the different behaviour of these factors depending on the unit considered: encounter, episode or patient. METHODS Observational study with the voluntary participation of 13 physicians (9 general practitioners and 4 paediatricians) and… CONTINUE READING