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America’s GP Deficit

By Matthew Yglesias on February 26, 2011 at 10:29 am

"America’s GP Deficit"

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American doctors are generally paid much more than doctors in other rich countries, but we nonetheless have strikingly few general practitioners:

And yet it’s GPs who are best-positioned to do the kind of advice-giving and preventive health work that’s far and away the most cost-effective way to improve health outcomes.

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