Response to Commentaries on Silber et al.: Aggressive Treatment Styles and Surgical Outcomes

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  • Jeffrey H. Silber,

    1. Department of Pediatrics and Anesthesiology and Critical Care, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3313
    2. Department of Health Care Management, The Wharton School, Philadelphia, PA
    3. Center for Outcomes Research, The Children's Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
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    • Address correspondence to Jeffrey H. Silber, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Anesthesiology and Critical Care, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3313; e-mail: silberj@wharton.upenn.edu. Jeffrey H. Silber, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, is with the Department of Health Care Management, The Wharton School, Philadelphia, PA. Jeffrey H. Silber, M.D., Ph.D., Director, is also with the Center for Outcomes Research, The Children's Hospital, Philadelphia, PA. Robert Kaestner, Ph.D., Professor, is with the Department of Economics, Institute of Government and Public Affairs, The University of Illinois, Chicago, IL.

  • Robert Kaestner

    1. Department of Economics, Institute of Government and Public Affairs, The University of Illinois, Chicago, IL.
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