Health system strategies supporting transition to adult care

@article{Hepburn2015HealthSS,
  title={Health system strategies supporting transition to adult care},
  author={Charlotte Moore Hepburn and Eyal Cohen and Jasmin Bhawra and Natalie Weiser and Robin Z. Hayeems and Astrid Guttmann},
  journal={Archives of Disease in Childhood},
  year={2015},
  volume={100},
  pages={559 - 564}
}
Background The transition from paediatric to adult care is associated with poor clinical outcomes, increased costs and low patient and family satisfaction. However, little is known about health system strategies to streamline and safeguard care for youth transitioning to adult services. Moreover, the needs of children and youth are often excluded from broader health system reform discussions, leaving this population especially vulnerable to system ‘disintegration’. Objectives (1) To explore the… 

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