Upper respiratory tract infections.

  title={Upper respiratory tract infections.},
  author={L Adamovic and Joseph A Gricar and Don Cave},
  journal={Managed care interface},
  volume={12 2},
  pages={46-8, 53}
The routine, easiest-to-treat URI PTEs utilized 1.1 office visits during the course of a PTE. This patient group also received 0.05 tests, 0.66 laboratory and pathology services, and 0.05 medical/surgical procedures during the course of a PTE averaging 9.6 days in length. The major cost driver for URI PTEs was physician visits. Approximately 62% of URI PTEs… CONTINUE READING