Services provided to nonpregnant women during general medical and gynecologic examinations in the United States.

@article{Tao2001ServicesPT,
  title={Services provided to nonpregnant women during general medical and gynecologic examinations in the United States.},
  author={Guoyu Tao and Ping Zhang and Qing Li},
  journal={American journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2001},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={291-7}
}
OBJECTIVES To estimate the number of visits coded as general medical or gynecologic examinations (GMGEs) per 100 nonpregnant women aged > or = 18 years per year, to examine the content of the services provided during those examinations, to examine the degree of agreement between the patient's stated reason for visits and the diagnosis coded by physicians for GMGEs, and to examine the extent of preventive services delivered during GMGE visits and non-GMGE visits. METHODS We analyzed data from… CONTINUE READING

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