A positive response from the GP

Bush, Andrew
August 1999
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);08/28/99, Vol. 319 Issue 7209, p573
Academic Journal
Shares a general practitioner's experience of giving a home care to a paraplegic patient. Role of general practitioner in decision-making; Lessons to be learned from the case.


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