Shared borders: achieving the goals of interdisciplinary patient care.

@article{Ray1998SharedBA,
  title={Shared borders: achieving the goals of interdisciplinary patient care.},
  author={Max D. Ray},
  journal={American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists},
  year={1998},
  volume={55 13},
  pages={
          1369-74
        }
}
Definitions and components of interdisciplinary care, as well as means of implementing, reasons for adopting, and barriers to interdisciplinary care, are presented. A health care discipline is an area of knowledge and research that is critical to patient care. In multidisciplinary practice, each member of a clinical group practices with an awareness and tolerance of other disciplines. In interdisciplinary practice, members of a team actively coordinate care across disciplines. In an ideal… CONTINUE READING

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