Improving the letters we write: an exploration of doctor–doctor communication in cancer care

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SummaryReferral and reply letters are common means by which doctors exchange information pertinent to patient care. Twenty-eight semi-structured interviews were conducted exploring the views of oncologists, referring surgeons and general practitioners. Twenty-seven categories of information in referral letters and 32 in reply letters after a consultation… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.bjc.6690374

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@inproceedings{McConnell1999ImprovingTL, title={Improving the letters we write: an exploration of doctor–doctor communication in cancer care}, author={D. J. McConnell and Phyllis Butow and M. H. N. Tattersall}, booktitle={British Journal of Cancer}, year={1999} }