Impact of the Affordable Care Act on trauma and emergency general surgery: An Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma systematic review and meta-analysis

@article{Zerhouni2019ImpactOT,
  title={Impact of the Affordable Care Act on trauma and emergency general surgery: An Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={Y. Zerhouni and J. Scott and Christina Ta and Paul Hsu and M. Crandall and Stephen C. Gale and A. Schoenfeld and Anthony J Bottiggi and E. Cornwell and A. Eastman and Jennifer K. Davis and B. Joseph and B. Robinson and S. Shafi and Cassandra Q White and Brian H. Williams and E. Haut and A. Haider},
  journal={Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery},
  year={2019},
  volume={87},
  pages={491 - 501}
}
  • Y. Zerhouni, J. Scott, +15 authors A. Haider
  • Published 2019
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
  • Supplemental digital content is available in the text. BACKGROUND Trauma and emergency general surgery (EGS) patients who are uninsured have worse outcomes as compared with insured patients. Partially modeled after the 2006 Massachusetts Healthcare Reform (MHR), the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act was passed in 2010 with the goal of expanding health insurance coverage, primarily through state-based Medicaid expansion (ME). We evaluated the impact of ME and MHR on outcomes for trauma… CONTINUE READING
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