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Vivas Consuelo, DJJ.; Usó Talamantes, R.; Guadalajara Olmeda, MN.; Trillo Mata, JL.; Sancho Mestre, C.; Buigues Pastor, L. (2014). Pharmaceutical Cost Management in an Ambulatory Setting Using a Risk Adjustment Tool. BMC Health Services Research. 14:462-472. doi:10.1186/1472-6963-14-462

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Title: Pharmaceutical Cost Management in an Ambulatory Setting Using a Risk Adjustment Tool
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UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Economía y Ciencias Sociales - Departament d'Economia i Ciències Socials
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Background Pharmaceutical expenditure is undergoing very high growth, and accounts for 30% of overall healthcare expenditure in Spain. In this paper we present a prediction model for primary health care pharmaceutical ...[+]
Subjects: Risk adjustment , Predictive models , Pharmaceutical expenditure , Chronic condition , Clinical Risk Groups , Capitation Payments
Copyrigths: Reconocimiento (by)
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BMC Health Services Research. (issn: 1472-6963 )
DOI: 10.1186/1472-6963-14-462
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BioMed Central
Publisher version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6963-14-462
Description: © 2014 Vivas-Consuelo et al.; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly credited.
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This study was financed by a grant from the Fondo de Investigaciones de la Seguridad Social Instituto de Salud Carlos III, the Spanish Ministry of Health (FIS PI12/0037). The authors would like to thank members (Juan Bru ...[+]
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