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8 January 2019

Private Equity Acquisition of Physician Practices

Publication: Annals of Internal Medicine
Volume 170, Number 2
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cover image Annals of Internal Medicine
Annals of Internal Medicine
Volume 170Number 215 January 2019
Pages: 114 - 115

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Published online: 8 January 2019
Published in issue: 15 January 2019

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Lawrence P. Casalino, MD, PhD
Weill Cornell Medicine and New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York (L.P.C., R.S., D.K.)
Rayhan Saiani, MD
Weill Cornell Medicine and New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York (L.P.C., R.S., D.K.)
Sami Bhidya, MS
New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York; and Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, New York (S.B., E.O.)
Dhruv Khullar, MD, MPP
Weill Cornell Medicine and New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York (L.P.C., R.S., D.K.)
Eloise O'Donnell, MPH
New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York; and Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, New York (S.B., E.O.)
Financial Support: By the Physicians Foundation Center for the Study of Physician Practice and Leadership at Weill Cornell Medicine. The Foundation did not suggest the topic or participate in the research or the writing of the manuscript.
Corresponding Author: Lawrence P. Casalino, MD, PhD, Livingston Farrand Professor of Public Health, Chief, Division of Health Policy and Economics, Department of Healthcare Policy and Research, Weill Cornell Medicine/New York Presbyterian Hospital, 402 East 67th Street, Room LA 217, New York, NY 10065-6304; e-mail, [email protected].
Current Author Addresses: Dr. Casalino and Ms. O'Donnell: Department of Healthcare Policy and Research, Weill Cornell Medicine/New York Presbyterian Hospital, 402 East 67th Street, Room LA 217, New York, NY 10065-6304.
Dr. Saiani: New York Presbyterian Hospital, 525 East 65th Street, New York, NY 10065.
Mr. Bhidya and Dr. Khullar: Weill Cornell Medicine, Department of Healthcare Policy and Research, Weill Cornell Medicine/New York Presbyterian Hospital, 402 East 67th Street, New York, NY 10065-6304.
Author Contributions: Conception and design: L.P. Casalino, R. Saiani, D. Khullar, E. O'Donnell.
Analysis and interpretation of the data: L.P. Casalino, R. Saiani, S. Bhidya, D. Khullar, E. O'Donnell.
Drafting of the article: L.P. Casalino, R. Saiani, S. Bhidya, D. Khullar, E. O'Donnell.
Critical revision of the article for important intellectual content: R. Saiani, D. Khullar.
Final approval of the article: L.P. Casalino, R. Saiani, S. Bhidya, D. Khullar, E. O'Donnell.
Provision of study materials or patients: E. O'Donnell.
Statistical expertise: S. Bhidya.
Obtaining of funding: L.P. Casalino.
Administrative, technical, or logistic support: S. Bhidya, E. O'Donnell.
Collection and assembly of data: L.P. Casalino, R. Saiani, S. Bhidya, D. Khullar, E. O'Donnell.
This article was published at Annals.org on 8 January 2019.

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Lawrence P. Casalino, Rayhan Saiani, Sami Bhidya, et al. Private Equity Acquisition of Physician Practices. Ann Intern Med.2019;170:114-115. [Epub 8 January 2019]. doi:10.7326/M18-2363

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