House Calls: Physicians in the US Congress, 2005–2015

@article{Goldenberg2015HouseCP,
  title={House Calls: Physicians in the US Congress, 2005–2015},
  author={Matthew N. Goldenberg},
  journal={Southern Medical Journal},
  year={2015},
  volume={108},
  pages={657–661}
}
Objectives Physicians occupy a prominent position in the US healthcare system, and physicians who serve in Congress may bring a particular perspective, expertise, and influence to health-related legislation. The purpose of this study was to describe physician membership in the US Congress between 2005 and 2015. Methods Congressional biographical records were searched to identify physicians who served in the US Congress from 2005 to 2015. Political and demographic characteristics of physician… Expand
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