Special program to reduce cardiology consultation waiting lists: report on an innovatory experience.

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The problem of waiting lists has been widely debated in the Portuguese society. In this paper, the authors report the first results of a prioritization approach, started in March 2000. In this program cardiologists and general practitioners work in close proximity, coordinating efforts in order to improve the establishment of clinical priorities, and… (More)

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@article{Proena2003SpecialPT, title={Special program to reduce cardiology consultation waiting lists: report on an innovatory experience.}, author={Gonçalo Proença and Daniel Ferreira and Antonio Freitas and Francisco Madeira and Ana Oliveira Soares and Rafael Otto Antunes Ferreira}, journal={Revista portuguesa de cardiologia : orgao oficial da Sociedade Portuguesa de Cardiologia = Portuguese journal of cardiology : an official journal of the Portuguese Society of Cardiology}, year={2003}, volume={22 11}, pages={1335-42} }