Continuity of Patient Care

Known as: care continuity patient, Patient Care Continuity, Care Continuum 
In medicine, describes the delivery of health care over a period of time. In patients with a disease, this covers all phases of illness from… (More)

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1946-2017
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND A pay-for-performance scheme based on meeting targets for the quality of clinical care was introduced to family… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND In rural India, most births take place in the home, where high-risk care practices are common. We developed an… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE Describe objectively the global gaps in policy, data gathering capacity, and resources to develop and implement… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND People aged 65 years or more represent a growing group of emergency department users. We investigated whether… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE: The patient-clinician relationship is a central feature of primary care, and recent developments in the delivery of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Despite cancer patients preferring to spend their last days out-of-hospital, many make difficult visits to the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND The influence of continuity of care on outcomes of care for patients with type 2 diabetes is poorly understood… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
CONTEXT The benefits of continuity of pediatric care remain controversial. OBJECTIVE To determine whether there is an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the influence of continuity of care on patient satisfaction with consultations. DESIGN Direct and… (More)
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1981
1981
The author discusses seven dimensions of continuity of care, a basic concept in planning services for chronic mental patients… (More)
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