SESSION: Healthcare Management - Decision Analysis (Concourse - Cabinet)
PAPER: Inferring Doctor Decisions: Post-Stent Patient Streaming Using Personalized Medicine
Kellas R. Cameron, Nitin Joglekar, Nachiketa Sahoo, Jugnu Jain
We develop a structural econometric model to analyze doctors’ choice of medication after cardiac stent surgery. The estimated model shows the role of patient’s medical and economic conditions in their choice. The model can be used to stream those who will benefit the most from a new genomic test.