Barriers to effective communication across the primary/secondary interface: examples from the ovarian cancer patient journey (a qualitative study).

@article{Farquhar2005BarriersTE,
  title={Barriers to effective communication across the primary/secondary interface: examples from the ovarian cancer patient journey (a qualitative study).},
  author={Morag Farquhar and Stephen I. G. Barclay and Hugh Edward Earl and Gunn Grande and Jon Emery and Robin A. F. Crawford},
  journal={European journal of cancer care},
  year={2005},
  volume={14 4},
  pages={
          359-66
        }
}
Effective communication across the primary/secondary interface is vital for the planning and delivery of appropriate patient care throughout the cancer patient journey. This study describes GPs' views of the communication issues across the primary/secondary interface in relation to ovarian cancer patients using qualitative interviews with purposively sampled general practitioners (GPs) and an audit of hospital medical records of 30 deceased ovarian cancer patients. Issues raised by the GPs… CONTINUE READING
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