Page 26

General Accounting Office, Medicare: Improving Quality of Care Assessment and Assurance, GAO/PEMD-88-10, Washington, DC, May 1988a.

General Accounting Office, Medicare PROs: Extreme Variation in Organizational Structure and Activities, GAO/PEMD-89-7FS, Washington, DC, November 1988b.

Ginzberg, Eli, "Physician Supply in the Year 2000," Health Affairs, Summer 1989, pp. 84-90.

Graduate Medical Education National Advisory Committee, Report to the Secretary, Vol. 1, DHEW Publication No. HRA 81-6510, Washington, DC, 1981.

Hatry, Harry P., Winnier, Richard E., and Risk, Donald M., Practical Program Evaluation for State and Local Governments, Washington, DC, The Urban Institute, 1973.

Health Care Financing Administration, Professional Standards Review Organizations: 1978 Program Evaluation, Washington, DC, U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, 1979, pp. 34-37.

Health Insurance Association of America, 1986-1987 Source Book of Health Insurance Data, Washington, DC, 1987.

Health Insurance Association of America, 1988 Update: Source Book of Health Insurance Data, Washington, DC, 1988.

Institute of Medicine, Assessing Quality in Health Care, Washington, DC, National Academy of Sciences, 1976.

Kassirer, Jerome P., "Our Stubborn Quest for Diagnostic Certainty," New England Journal of Medicine, June 1, 1989, pp. 1489-1491.

Law, Sylvia, Blue Cross: What Went Wrong?, New Haven, CT, Yale University Press, 1974.

Letsch, Suzanne W., Levit, Katherine R., and Waldo, Daniel R., "National Health Expenditures, 1987," Health Care Financing Review, Winter 1988, pp. 109-122.

Levit, Katharine R., and Freeland, Mark S., "National Medical Care Spending," Health Affairs, Winter 1988, pp. 124-136.

Levit, Katherine R., Freeland, Mark S., and Waldo, Daniel, "Health Spending and Ability to Pay," Health Care Financing Review, Spring 1989, pp. 1-12.

March, James G., and Simon, Herbert A., Organizations, New York, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1958.

McIlrath, Sharon, "11 Groups Endorse Mammogram Guidelines," American Medical News, July 14, 1989, pp. 3, 35.

Meyer, Harris, and Page, Leigh, "New Era in Utilization Review," American Medical News, December 9, 1988, pp. 1, 45.

Physician Payment Review Commission, Annual Report to Congress, Washington, DC, March 1988.

Physician Payment Review Commission, Annual Report to Congress, Washington, DC, April 1989.

Project HOPE, A Study of the Preadmission Review Process, Report prepared for the Prospective Payment Assessment Commission, Chevy Chase, MD, November 1987.

Prospective Payment Assessment Commission, Medicare Prospective Payment and the American Health Care System: Report to Congress, Washington, DC, June 1989.

Schwartz, J. Sanford, "The Role of Professional Medical Societies in Reducing Variations," Health Affairs, Summer 1984, pp. 90-101.

Schwartz, William B., Sloan, Frank A., and Mendelson, Daniel N., "Debating the Supply of Physicians: The Authors Respond," Health Affairs, Summer 1989, pp. 91-95.

Suchman, Edward A., Evaluative Research, New York, Russell Sage Foundation, 1967.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Projections of Physician Supply in the U.S., ODAM Report No. 3-85, Washington, DC, Bureau of Health Professions, 1985.

Waldo, Daniel R., Levit, Katherine R., and Lazenby, Helen, "National Health Expenditures," Health Care Financing Review, Fall 1986, pp. 1-21.

Wennberg, John E., Blowers, Lewis, Parker, Robert and Gittelshon, Alan M., "Changes in Tonsillectomy Rates Associated with Feedback and Review," Pediatrics, June 1977, pp. 821-826.

Wennberg, John E., "Dealing with Medical Practice Variations: A Proposal for Action," Health Affairs, Summer 1984, pp. 6-32.

Wennberg, John E., "Use of Claims Data Systems to Evaluate Health Care Outcomes," Journal of the American Medical Association, February 20, 1987, pp. 933-936.

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001

Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement