The Coming Physician Surplus: In Search of a Policy

Synopsis

This timely work constitutes an incisive study of what is currently seen as the most crucial issue threatening the balance of contemporary U. S. health care policy: the imminent physician surplus. Consisting of seven articles written by health care authorities Stuart H. Altman, Karen Davis, August G. Swanson, Dale L. Hiestand, Rosemary A. Stevens, Frank A. Sloan, and Dr. Ginzberg, this anthology identifies and assesses trends affecting the supply of and demand for physicians in the United States.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Stuart H. Altman
  • Karen Davis
  • August G. Swanson
  • Dale L. Hiestand
  • Rosemary A. Stevens
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Totowa, NJ
Publication year:
  • 1984