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Using Diagnoses to Describe Populations and Predict Costs


  • Arlene Ash
  • Randall P. Ellis


  • Gregory Pope
  • John Ayanian
  • David Bates
  • Helen Burstin
  • Lisa Iezzoni
  • Elizabeth McKay
  • Wei Yu


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  • Arlene Ash & Randall P. Ellis & Gregory Pope & John Ayanian & David Bates & Helen Burstin & Lisa Iezzoni & Elizabeth McKay & Wei Yu, 2000. "Using Diagnoses to Describe Populations and Predict Costs," Papers 0099, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  • Handle: RePEc:fth:bostin:0099

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