Contested professional role boundaries in health care: a systematic review of the literature

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BACKGROUND Across the Western world, demographic changes have led to healthcare policy trends in the direction of role flexibility, challenging established role boundaries and professional hierarchies. Population ageing is known to be associated with a rise in prevalence of chronic illnesses which, coupled with a reducing workforce, now places much greater… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13047-015-0061-1

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@inproceedings{King2015ContestedPR, title={Contested professional role boundaries in health care: a systematic review of the literature}, author={Olivia King and Susan Alison Nancarrow and Alan M. Borthwick and Sandra Grace}, booktitle={Journal of foot and ankle research}, year={2015} }