Policy implications of contracting out care: the case of total hip replacements.

  • Simon Birch
  • Published 1985 in The Hospital and health services review

Abstract

Research performed by Nicholl and his colleagues at Sheffield University has shown that private health care provision in the United Kingdom trends to be concentrated among certain activities, in particular those activities falling under the broad heading of elective surgery. Consequently although total private provision is dwarfed by the aggregate provision… (More)

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@article{Birch1985PolicyIO, title={Policy implications of contracting out care: the case of total hip replacements.}, author={Simon Birch}, journal={The Hospital and health services review}, year={1985}, volume={81 6}, pages={281-4} }