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Thorpe, K. E., Florence, C. S., Howard, D. H., & Joski, P. (2005). The rising prevalence of treated disease: Effects on private health insurance spending. Health Affairs, 24, 317–325.
Anderson, G. F., Hussey, P. S., Frogner, B. K., & Waters, H. R. (2005, July/August). Health spending in the United States and the rest of the industrialized world. Health Affairs, 24(4), 903–914.
Longo, D., Hewitt, J. E., Ge, B., & Schubert, S. (2007, May/June). Hospital patient safety: Characteristics of best-performing hospitals. Journal of Healthcare Management. 52(3), 188–205.
McFadden, K. L., Stock, G. N., & Gowen, C. R. III. (2006, March/April). Exploring strategies for reducing hospital errors. Journal of Healthcare Management, 51(2), 123–136.
Menachemi, N., Saunders, C., Chukmaitov, A., Matthews, M., & Brooks, R. C. (2007, November/December). Hospital adoption of information technologies and improved patient safety: A study of 98 Hospitals in Florida. Journal of Healthcare Management, 52(6), 398–410.
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