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Increased ambulatory utilization in IPA plans among children receiving hyposensitization therapy.

@article{Szilagyi1992IncreasedAU,
  title={Increased ambulatory utilization in IPA plans among children receiving hyposensitization therapy.},
  author={P. Szilagyi and K. Roghmann and H. R. Foye and C. Parks and J. Macwhinney and R. Miller and L. Nazarian and T. McInerny and S. Klein},
  journal={Inquiry : a journal of medical care organization, provision and financing},
  year={1992},
  volume={29 4},
  pages={
          467-75
        }
}
  • P. Szilagyi, K. Roghmann, +6 authors S. Klein
  • Published 1992
  • Medicine
  • Inquiry : a journal of medical care organization, provision and financing
  • There is concern that children with chronic conditions are less likely to be enrolled in managed care systems and that they may not receive optimal care. We studied the relationship between enrollment in an Independent Practice Association (IPA) plan and utilization of ambulatory services among children in a suburban pediatric practice with one mild chronic condition--those receiving hyposensitization therapy for allergic diseases. Ambulatory utilization by IPA patients (N = 102) was determined… CONTINUE READING
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