The Resource National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 2002

National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 2002

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National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 2002
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National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 2002
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The National Ambulatory Medical Care Surveys (NAMCS) supply data on ambulatory medical care provided in physicians' offices. The 2003 survey contains information from 28,738 patient visits to 1,215 physicians' offices. Data are available on the patient's smoking habits, reason for the visit, expected source of payment, the physician's diagnosis, and the kinds of diagnostic and therapeutic services rendered. Other variables cover drugs/medications ordered, administered, or provided during office visits, with information on medication code, generic name and code, brand name, entry status, prescription status, federal controlled substance status, composition status, and related ingredient codes. Information is also included on the physician's specialization and geographic location. 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, 2002
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  • 2002
  • 21861
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ICPSR21861.v1
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Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Label
National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 2002
Publication
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  • 2002
  • 21861
Control code
ICPSR21861.v1
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions

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