Implications of Specialist Density for Diabetes Care in the United States

JAMA Cardiol. 2019 Nov 1;4(11):1174-1175. doi: 10.1001/jamacardio.2019.3796.

Abstract

This Research Letter examines the distribution of US internal medicine specialists who are able to provide diabetes care.

MeSH terms

  • Cardiologists / supply & distribution*
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / diagnosis
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / epidemiology
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / therapy*
  • Endocrinologists / supply & distribution*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Interdisciplinary Communication*
  • Male
  • Nephrologists / supply & distribution
  • Specialization / statistics & numerical data
  • United States