Physicians' preferences for specialty involvement in the care of patients with neurological conditions.

@article{Swarztrauber2002PhysiciansPF,
  title={Physicians' preferences for specialty involvement in the care of patients with neurological conditions.},
  author={Kari Swarztrauber and Barbara G Vickrey and Brian S. Mittman},
  journal={Medical care},
  year={2002},
  volume={40 12},
  pages={1196-209}
}
BACKGROUND Recent changes in the US health care system have produced questions about the appropriate roles and responsibilities of generalist and specialist physicians within a primary care-centered health care delivery system. OBJECTIVES To determine neurologists' and primary care physicians' preferences for specialist involvement in the management of common neurologic conditions and the factors influencing these preferences. RESEARCH DESIGN AND SUBJECTS A self-administered questionnaire… CONTINUE READING