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General approach 

General approach
Chapter:
General approach
Author(s):

Jonathan P. Wyatt

, Robin N. Illingworth

, Colin A. Graham

, Kerstin Hogg

, Michael J. Clancy

, and Colin E. Robertson

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199589562.003.0001
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date: 19 October 2019

The emergency department 2

Note keeping 4

Radiological requests 6

Triage 7

Discharge, referral, and handover 8

Liaising with GPs 10

Telephone advice 11

Liaising with the ambulance crew 12

Coping as a junior doctor 14

Inappropriate attenders 16

The patient with a label 17...

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