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Community ward rounds.

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The shift to community care in psychiatry has resulted in more work with seriously ill patients outside hospital settings. Clinical experience suggests that traditional outpatient working practices cannot adequately meet the needs of such patients and recent research confirms this. This paper describes the development of a community round by a small suburban catchment area team. The introduction of the round avoided displacement of chronic patients by acute referrals and brought a multidiscip...

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Journal:
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Volume:
22
Issue:
2
Pages:
62-63
Publication date:
1990-01-01
ISSN:
0017-9132
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:176845
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uuid:f6617fc1-369c-430b-af11-0ecca81db86f
Local pid:
pubs:176845
Source identifiers:
176845
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2012-12-19

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