Bibliographic details

Brown A P, Kennedy A D, Torgerson D J, Campbell J, Webb J A, Grant A M.  The OMENS trial: opportunistic evaluation of musculo-skeletal physician care among orthopaedic outpatients unlikely to require surgery. Health Bulletin 2001; 59(3): 198-210


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Adult; Cost-Benefit Analysis; Economics, Medical; Female; Health Care Costs; Health Services Research; Hospitals, Special /economics; Humans; Male; Multivariate Analysis; Musculoskeletal Diseases /economics /therapy; Orthopedics /economics; Outpatient Clinics, Hospital /economics; Regression Analysis; Scotland; Specialization; State Medicine /economics