Orthopaedists Partnering with Other Physicians to Provide Musculoskeletal Care

Hilibrand, Alan S.; Spindler, Kurt P.; Boden, Scott D.
December 2007
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Dec2007, Vol. 89-A Issue 12, p2810
Academic Journal
The article discusses orthopedist partnerning with other physicians to provide musculoskeletal care in the U.S. The author believes that the movement toward "service lines" or "product lines" of care by hospitals and health care organizations is likely to increase the level of collaboration between orthopedic surgeons and other physicians who provide care for musculoskeletal symptoms.


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