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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Mehring, Michael; Donnachie, Ewan; Schneider, Antonius; Tauscher, Martin; Gerlach, Roman; Storr, Constanze; Linde, Klaus; Mielck, Andreas; Maier, Werner 
Title:
Impact of regional socioeconomic variation on coordination and cost of ambulatory care: investigation of claims data from Bavaria, Germany. 
Abstract:
A considerable proportion of regional variation in healthcare use and health expenditures is to date still unexplained. The aim was to investigate regional differences in the gatekeeping role of general practitioners and to identify relevant explanatory variables at patient and district level in Bavaria, Germany.Retrospective routine data analysis using claims data held by the Bavarian Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians.All patients who consulted a specialist in ambulatory prac...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
BMJ Open 
Year:
2017 
Journal volume:
Journal issue:
10 
Pages contribution:
e016218 
Language:
eng 
TUM Institution:
Institut für Allgemeinmedizin und Versorgungsforschung