Patient referral

Known as: Referral, Referrals, patient referrals 
In medicine, the act of a doctor in which a patient is sent to another doctor for additional healthcare services.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVES Alcohol screening and brief interventions in medical settings can significantly reduce alcohol use. Corresponding data… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
CONTEXT Talking about death can be difficult. Without evidence that end-of-life discussions improve patient outcomes, physicians… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) is a comprehensive and integrated approach to the delivery of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Adult age differences have been documented on a wide variety of cognitive variables, but the reasons for these differences are… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To measure patients' perceptions of patient centredness and the relation of these perceptions to outcomes. DESIGN… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
CONTEXT Evidence exists that high-volume hospitals (HVHs) have lower mortality rates than low-volume hospitals (LVHs) for certain… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Death resulting from hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), particularly when sudden, has been reported to be largely… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
  • Lisa A. Levin
  • Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official…
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There is growing awareness of a need not only to identify patients with chronic renal failure (CRF) at an earlier stage in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND We evaluated the incremental prognostic value, the role in risk stratification, and the impact on patient management… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Various studies have demonstrated that hospitals with larger numbers of patients with a specific diagnosis or procedure have… (More)
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