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Unformatted text preview: providers can result in improved patient outcomes. Subspets and primary care physicians have complementary roles to play in this form of chronic disease management. One examination found that the outcome of postmyocardial infarction care was better for patients for whom both primary care physicians and subspet provided care than for patients seen by the spets or primary care physicians alone. Whether or not interaction between primary care PAs and specialty physicians would result in in similar beneficial outcomes is not known and requires further investigation. 1. Sources: Hooker RS, Cawley JF, Asprey DP. Physician Assistans Policy and Practice. 3rd ed: Philidelphia, PA; 2010: 189-190....
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This note was uploaded on 02/18/2012 for the course PAS 600 - 601 taught by Professor Garrubba during the Fall '10 term at Chatham University.
- Fall '10