The United Countries of America: Benchmarking the Quality of US Health Care

August 2011
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Aug2011, Vol. 86 Issue 8, p788
Academic Journal
In this article, the authors discuss the benchmark of the quality of medical care in the U.S. They raise questions concerning the overemphasis of statistical comparisons over a country and choose individual smaller countries with more homogenous populations. They point out that information on health from states, provinces, regions, and countries are beneficial in determining the areas in need of health improvement.


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