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Tradeoffs from integrating diagnosis and treatment in markets for health care

Christopher C. Afendulis

Tradeoffs from integrating diagnosis and treatment in markets for health care

by Christopher C. Afendulis

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coronary heart disease -- Diagnosis -- Economic aspects -- United States,
  • Coronary heart disease -- Treatment -- Economic aspects -- United States,
  • Medical care, Cost of -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChristopher C. Afendulis, Daniel P. Kessler.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper 12623., Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 12623.
    ContributionsKessler, Daniel P., National Bureau of Economic Research.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB1 .W654 no.12623
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18, [1] p. ;
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17631614M
    OCLC/WorldCa74811261

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Tradeoffs from integrating diagnosis and treatment in markets for health care by Christopher C. Afendulis Download PDF EPUB FB2

NBER Program(s):Health Care. What are the important tradeoffs in consulting a single expert for both diagnosis and treatment. On one hand, an integrated diagnostician may have the incentive to recommend treatments that are not in the buyer's best interests.

On the other hand, joint production of diagnosis and treatment by an integrated diagnostician may be more efficient. Tradeoffs from Integrating Diagnosis and Treatment in Markets for Health Care by Christopher C.

Afendulis and Daniel P. Kessler. Published in vol issue 3, pages of American Economic Review, JuneAbstract: To identify the important tradeoffs in consulting a single expert for bo.

Diagnosis by an integrated cardiologist leads, on net, to higher health spending but similar health outcomes. The net effect contains three components: reduced spending and improved outcomes from better allocation of patients to surgical treatment options; increased spending conditional on treatment option; and worse outcomes from poorer.

Tradeoffs from Integrating Diagnosis and Treatment in Markets for Health Care By CHRISTOPHER C. AFENDULIS AND DANIEL P. KESSLER* Anyone who has consulted a doctor, plumber, or auto mechanic has experienced the tradeoffs in consulting a single expert to both diagnose and treat a problem in the presence of asymmetric information.

Tradeoffs from Integrating Diagnosis and Treatment in Markets for Health Care. Afendulis CC(1), Kessler DP(2). Author information: (1)Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA (2)Stanford University Graduate School of Business, LittlefieldStanford, CA Cited by: Diagnosticians who sell treatment may give advice that is not in the buyer’s best interests, but joint production of diagnosis and treatment may be more efficient.

Despite the obvious importance of this question, and its prevalence in a wide range of markets other than health care, little empirical work has examined integration’s by: What are the important tradeoffs in consulting a single expert for both diagnosis and treatment.

On one hand, an integrated diagnostician may have the incentive to recommend treatments that are not in the buyer's best interests. On the other hand, joint production of diagnosis and treatment by an integrated diagnostician may be more efficient.

Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 2. Stanford University Graduate School of Cited by: Tradeoffs from Integrating Diagnosis and Treatment in Markets for Health Care. Some diagnosticians also treat patients; such doctors who fulfill both roles are called integrated diagnosticians.

Integrated diagnosticians have a personal incentive, profit, to offer patients who they diagnose more expensive treatments. there was no. Integration of Diagnosis and Treatment in Cardiac Care Diagnostic angiography, also known as catheterization, was invented in by Mason Sones at the Cleveland Clinic.

2 The invention of catheterization, a technique for imaging the locations of coronary artery blockages, significantly altered the course of modern cardiac by: Tradeoffs from Integrating Diagnosis and Treatment in Markets for Health Care To identify the important tradeoffs in consulting a single expert for both diagnosis and treatment, we examine the costs and health outcomes of elderly Medicare beneficiaries with coronary artery disease.

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Usually, we have a number of different options and we weight them using certain standards, to evaluate which one is the best before we implement the result. Market failure aside, the reason why health care is collectivised to some extent in all developed countries has more to do with what we consider to be fair and just in a free society.

The vast majority of us would demand that everyone has access to health care, regardless of income or status – something that markets alone cannot Size: 1MB.

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Am Econ Rev. ; 97 (3): – Cited by: literature on competition in health care markets is on hospitals. This is due to the ready availability of hospital data, and the paucity of data on insurance and physician markets.

We conclude in Section 8. Market Environment In this section we consider the market environment in which health care. Health Care Tradeoffs (Updated) * American women have a 63 percent chance of living at least five years after a cancer diagnosis, compared with 56.

Clinicians, administrators, caregivers, government bodies and even payers make choices every day that impact the health of patients. In fact, patients themselves make trade-offs when it comes to their own health and care.

Oxford Dictionary defines trade-off as: the act of balancing two things that are opposed to each other. We discuss fit, power and balance, each of which addresses a distinct market failure in health insurance.

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