[Referral from general practitioner to specialist. A study from Nord-Tröndelag].

  • S Fretland
  • Published 1991 in
    Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening…

Abstract

Out of 4,892 patients who visited general practitioners during a four-week period, 307 were referred to specialists (6.3%). The main reason for referral seemed to be lack of necessary knowledge. There was no connection between the frequency of referral and the general practitioner's experience, how many years he/she had worked in the community, sex, or… (More)

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@article{Fretland1991ReferralFG, title={[Referral from general practitioner to specialist. A study from Nord-Tr{\"o}ndelag].}, author={S Fretland}, journal={Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening : tidsskrift for praktisk medicin, ny raekke}, year={1991}, volume={111 12}, pages={1513-4} }