Communication between general practitioners and consultants: what should their letters contain?

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OBJECTIVE To canvass the views of all general practitioners and consultants working in Newcastle upon Tyne on the content of referral letters and replies, the feasibility of standardising certain aspects of referral letters, and the use of communications data for audit purposes. DESIGN A postal questionnaire was sent to all general practitioners and… (More)

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@article{Newton1992CommunicationBG, title={Communication between general practitioners and consultants: what should their letters contain?}, author={Jennifer Margaret Newton and M. Eccles and Allen Hutchinson}, journal={BMJ}, year={1992}, volume={304 6830}, pages={821-4} }