[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Citations 0
Editor's Correspondence
September 11, 2000

Cost-Control Arrangements and Misdirected Loyalty

Arch Intern Med. 2000;160(16):2546. doi:

I concur with the interesting article by Sulmasy et al1 regarding cost-control arrangements that are perceived as ethically objectionable by physicians. Having practiced primary care medicine for 20 years, I have witnessed the change in medicine as loyalty to managed care companies for cost containment has taken precedence over loyalty to patients. But there is more.

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview