Improving physician compliance with preventive medicine guidelines.

@article{Cohen1982ImprovingPC,
  title={Improving physician compliance with preventive medicine guidelines.},
  author={Dr. Ilan Cohen and Benjamin Littenberg and Cordula Wetzel and Duncan B Neuhauser},
  journal={Medical care},
  year={1982},
  volume={20 10},
  pages={1040-5}
}
Similar general medical outpatient clinics with randomly assigned patients were used to evaluate the effectiveness of a program that was to increase house staff compliance with preventive medicine guidelines. Two clinics were designated experimental and two served as controls. In the experimental clinics, age-specific checklists of all recommended preventive procedures (drawn from the Canadian Task Force report on The Periodic Health Examination and American Cancer Society guidelines) were… CONTINUE READING