The Resource National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 1993

National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 1993

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National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 1993
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National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 1993
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The National Ambulatory Medical Care Surveys (NAMCS) supply data on ambulatory medical care provided in physicians' offices. The 1993 survey contains information from 35,978 patient visits to 1,802 physicians' offices. Data are available on the patient's smoking habits, reason for the visit, expected source of payment, the physician's diagnosis, medications ordered, and the kinds of diagnostic and therapeutic services rendered. Information is included on the physician's specialization and geographic location. The file also supplies drug mentions data, such as medication code, generic name and code, brand name, entry status, prescription status, federal controlled substance status, composition status, and related ingredient codes. Demographic information on patients, such as age, sex, race, and ethnicity, was also collected
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  • United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics
  • Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor]
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National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 1993
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  • 1993
  • 6725
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ICPSR06725.v1
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Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Label
National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 1993
Publication
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  • 1993
  • 6725
Control code
ICPSR06725.v1
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions

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