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Title: National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 1980      
dateReleased:
04-08-2015
downloadURL: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08385.v1
ID:
doi:10.3886/ICPSR08385.v1
description:
The National Ambulatory Medical Care Surveys (NAMCS) supply data on ambulatory medical care provided in physicians' offices. The 1980 survey contains information from approximately 46,000 patient visits to 1,870 physicians. Data are available on the patient's reason for the visit, the physician's diagnosis, and the kinds of diagnostic and therapeutic services rendered. Information is included on the physician's specialization and geographical location. Demographic information on patients, such as age, sex, race, and ethnicity, was also collected.
description:
United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics, 2015, "National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 1980", http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08385.v1
name:
United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics
homePage: http://www.harvard.edu/
name:
Harvard University
ID:
SCR:011273
abbreviation:
DataVerse
homePage: http://thedata.org/
name:
Dataverse Network Project
ID:
SCR:001997