TITLE

Use of an unstructured patient-held record in palliative care

AUTHOR(S)
Finlay, I.; Jones, N.; Wyatt, P.; Neil, J.
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
Palliative Medicine;1998, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p397
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines unstructured patient-held records (PHR) on palliative care used at the Holme Tower Maire Curie Centre Day Care in Wales. Method of monitoring the PHR; Range of entries in the records; Benefits of PHR to patients and the medical care staff.
ACCESSION #
4093472

 

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