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12. Promoting healthy lifestyles. (American Medical Association, Chicago, IL, 2008).

13. A. Mehrotra, H. Liu, J.L. Adams, M.C. Wang, J.R. Lave, N.M. Thygeson, L. I. Solberg, E.A. McGlynn, Comparing costs and quality of care at retail clinics with that of other medical settings for 3 common illnesses. Ann Intern Med. 151, 321-328 (2009).

14. R. Rudavsky, C.E. Pollack, A. Mehrotra, The geographic distribution, ownership, prices, and scope of practice at retail clinics. Ann Intern Med. 151, 315-320 (2009).

15. M. Thygeson, K.A. Van Vorst, M.V. Maciosek, L. Solberg, Use and costs of care in retail clinics versus traditional care sites. Health Affairs 27, 1283-1292 (2008).

16. A. Mehrotra, M.C. Wang, J.R. Lave, J.L. Adams, E.A. McGlynn, Retail clinics, primary care physicians, and emergency departments: a comparison of patients’ visits. Health Affairs 27, 1272-1282 (2008).

17. Deloitte Center for Health Solutions, Retail Clinics. Facts, Trends, and Implications; Update and Implications (Washington, DC, 2008 & 2009)

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