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    Insurance: Patients Choose Choice


    The bottom line, says Thorpe is choice -- choice within a plan, but especially choice between plans.

    "We know from other studies that, to the extent that people have broader choices of plan designs available to them, they are going to be happier ... because you are giving people the opportunity to sort into the plan they are the most comfortable with."

    Forrest's study appears in the current issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.

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