The Complexity of Family Medicine Care
In this issue, Katerndahl et al1 quantify the complexity of family physician care compared with cardiology and psychiatry. When accounting for the length of the encounter, the complexity in family medicine is one-third higher than cardiology and 5 times higher than psychiatry.
Bowman, M. A.
(2011). The Complexity of Family Medicine Care. Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, 24 (1), 4-5.