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Professional Review Organizations

"Professional Review Organizations" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Organizations representing designated geographic areas which have contracts under the PRO program to review the medical necessity, appropriateness, quality, and cost-effectiveness of care received by Medicare beneficiaries. Peer Review Improvement Act, PL 97-248, 1982.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Professional Review Organizations" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Professional Review Organizations" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 17 publications over 11 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2000
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