Determinants of integrated health care development: chains of care in Sweden.

@article{hgren2007DeterminantsOI,
  title={Determinants of integrated health care development: chains of care in Sweden.},
  author={Bengt {\AA}hgren and Runo Axelsson},
  journal={The International journal of health planning and management},
  year={2007},
  volume={22 2},
  pages={145-57}
}
Local health care in Sweden is an emerging form of integrated care, linked together by chains of care. Experiences show, however, that the development of chains of care is making slow progress. In order to study the factors behind this development, an embedded multiple-case study design was chosen. The study compared six health authorities in Sweden, three with successful and three with unsuccessful chain of care development. Three major determinants of integrated health care development were… CONTINUE READING

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