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October 3, 2012

A New Model for Medical EducationCelebrating Restraint

JAMA. 2012;308(13):1329-1330. doi:10.1001/2012.jama.11869

Health care expenditures are a major concern of governments in Canada and the United States. Over the past 40 years, a variety of approaches have been used to control costs, including global budgeting, managed competition, cost sharing, and pay for performance. Policy makers recognize that physicians play a central role, with some estimates suggesting that physicians control 80% of health expenditures.1

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