Enhancing quality of trainee-written consultation notes.


Inpatient consultations between generalists and specialty care providers represent a specific situation where poor information exchange between physicians could result in delayed diagnoses, inadequate follow-up, or duplication of services. Unfortunately, subspecialty trainees do not reeive formal instruction in how to provide an effective onsultation. As a result, consultation notes are variable in quality and often do not meet the needs of referring providers or patients.

DOI: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2012.01.021

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@article{Tuot2012EnhancingQO, title={Enhancing quality of trainee-written consultation notes.}, author={Delphine S Tuot and Niraj L. Sehgal and Naama Neeman and Andrew A Auerbach}, journal={The American journal of medicine}, year={2012}, volume={125 7}, pages={649-52} }