The use of do-not-hospitalize orders by family physicians in Ohio.

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A sample of Ohio family physicians was surveyed by mail questionnaire regarding physician attitudes and practices concerning do-not-hospitalize (DNH) orders. One hundred seventy-three of the 210 physicians who completed the survey provided care for patients in nursing homes. Fifty-eight percent of physicians caring for nursing home patients were familiar… (More)

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@article{Lipsky1990TheUO, title={The use of do-not-hospitalize orders by family physicians in Ohio.}, author={Martin Stephen Lipsky and Daniel P Hickey and Gloria Browning and Carly A. Taylor}, journal={The Journal of family practice}, year={1990}, volume={30 1}, pages={61-4} }