Are physician extenders a valuable asset to an outpatient otolaryngology practice?
Background: Use of physician extenders, nurse practitioners and physician assistants is increasing in specialty and subspecialty medicine. The field of otolaryngology, however, is currently underrepresented.
Explore this issue:November 2011
Study design: Contemporary review.
Setting: Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, University of Mississippi, Jackson.