Affiliation: University of California
- Medical spending differences in the United States and Canada: the role of prices, procedures, and administrative expensesAlexis Pozen
Health Services and Policy Analysis Program, Graduate Division, University of California, Berkeley 94720, USA
Inquiry 47:124-34. 2010..Administration accounted for the largest share of this difference (39%), followed by incomes (31%), and more intensive provision of medical services (14%). Whether this additional spending is wasteful or warranted is unknown...