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International Journal of Dentistry
Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 231398, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/231398
Research Article

New Casemix Classification as an Alternative Method for Budget Allocation in Thai Oral Healthcare Service: A Pilot Study

1Healthcare Economics, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo 113-8510, Japan
2Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
3Dental Health Bureau, Department of Health, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi 11000, Thailand
4Faculty of Medicine, Naresuan University, Phitsanulok 65000, Thailand

Received 27 April 2010; Revised 29 June 2010; Accepted 15 July 2010

Academic Editor: Stephen Richmond

Copyright © 2010 Thunthita Wisaijohn et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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