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US Medicare recipients with arthritis may miss out on rheumatologist care, as the formula used to calculate Medicare payments to physicians, is 'flawed',

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      American College of Rheumatology.Arthritis Patients on Medicare Face Losing Their Rheumatologists. Media Release: 18 Feb 2008. Available from: URL: http://www.rheumatology.org

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    US Medicare recipients with arthritis may miss out on rheumatologist care, as the formula used to calculate Medicare payments to physicians, is 'flawed',. Pharmacoecon. Outcomes News 547, 11 (2008). https://doi.org/10.2165/00151234-200805470-00035

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    • Public Health
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    • Arthritis
    • Health Outcome
    • Health Economic