Published Articles

Key Topic Articles

Cave, Douglas G. 1995. Profiling Physician Practice Patterns Using Diagnostic Episode Clusters. Medical Care 33(5), pp. 463-486.

Cave, Douglas G. 1995. Small-Area Variations in the Treatment of Prevalent Medical Conditions: A Comparison of Three Cities in the Northeast. The Journal of Ambulatory Care Management 18(3), pp. 42-57.

Cave, Douglas G. 1994. Analyzing the Content of Physicians’ Medical Practices. The Journal of Ambulatory Care Management 17(3), pp. 15-36.

Other Select Topic Articles

Cave, Douglas G. 1992. Evaluating Health Plan Efficiency. Compensation and Benefits Management 8(3), pp. 14-18.

Cave, Douglas G. 1993. Volume Performance Standards in the Private Sector. Medical Interface 6(6), pp. 117-118.

Cave, Douglas G. and John D. Abel. 1994. Do HMO or Indemnity Providers Treat Prevalent Medical Conditions More Cost Efficiently? Medical Interface 7(5), 135-142.

Cave, Douglas G. and Edward C. Geehr. 1994. Analyzing Patterns-of-Treatment Data to Provide Feedback to Physicians. Medical Interface 7(7), pp. 117-128.

Cave, Douglas G. 1994. Pattern-of-Treatment Differences Among Primary Care Physicians in Alternative Systems of Care. Benefits Quarterly 10(3), pp. 6-19.

Cave, Douglas G., David Hom, and John J. Mahoney. 1995. Pitney Bowes: Using Comprehensive Cost Information to Build Provider Networks. Benefits Quarterly 11(2), pp. 2-8.

Anderson, Susan C. and Douglas G. Cave. 1996. The Gatekeeper Effect on Managing Acute Medical Conditions. Medical Interface 9(9), pp. 122-129.

Cave, Douglas G. 1998. The PPS/QualityMonitor. St. Louis, Missouri. Practice Patterns Science.

Cave, Douglas G. 1999. Today’s Managed Care Market: Benchmark Results for Prescription Drug Guidelines: Part 1. Compensation and Benefits Management 15(1), pp.66-72.

Cave, Douglas G. 1999. Today’s Managed Care Market: Benchmark Results for Prescription Drug Guidelines: Part II. Compensation and Benefits Management 15(3), pp. 68-73.

Cave, Douglas G. 1999. The PPS/GreenBook: Prevalence Rates and Practice Patterns. St. Louis, Missouri. Practice Patterns Science.

Cave, Douglas G. 2000. Today’s Managed Care Market: Benchmark Results for Medical Care Guidelines: Part I. Compensation and Benefits Management 16(1), pp. 57–62.

Cave, Douglas G. 2000. Today’s Managed Care Market: Benchmark Results for Medical Care Guidelines: Part II. Compensation and Benefits Management 16(3), pp. 49-54.

Cave, Douglas G. 2000. The PPS/QualityMonitor. St. Louis, Missouri. Practice Patterns Science.