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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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Review
2009
Review
2009
This review presents data on incidence, mortality, survival and trends in cancers of the lip, oral cavity and oropharynx using… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
  • N. Punjabi
  • Proceedings of the American Thoracic Society
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 21693389
Obstructive sleep apnea is a chronic condition characterized by frequent episodes of upper airway collapse during sleep. Its… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
CONTEXT To promote early identification of mental health problems among combat veterans, the Department of Defense initiated… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
CONTEXT The US military has conducted population-level screening for mental health problems among all service members returning… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Transplantation of nonrenal organs is often complicated by chronic renal disease with multifactorial causes. We… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
BACKGROUND We designed this observational cohort study to assess the association between patient-centered communication in… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
A population is “hidden” when no sampling frame exists and public acknowledgment of membership in the population is potentially… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
People use weak ties---relationships with acquaintances or strangers---to seek help unavailable from friends or colleagues. Yet… Expand
Review
1993
Review
1993
Relatively brief interventions have consistently been found to be effective in reducing alcohol consumption or achieving… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
In spite of the fact that chain referral sampling has been widely used in qualitative sociological research, especially in the… Expand