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Executive Health Management

GPs Should Not Avoid Overt Patient Dialogue When Making Cancer Referrals

2014 17 Dec

A UK-based study funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) reveals that general practice physicians whose patients exhibit symptoms of cancer often do not overtly discuss their recommendation for a cancer investigation when referring patients to specialists for follow-up testing. The study, conducted by researchers from the Universities... Read more