Apply psychology and educationBMJ 2008; 336 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39458.489861.3A (Published 17 January 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;336:109
- Graeme Mackenzie, out of hours general practitioner
- 1North Cumbria
I am a full time, out of hours general practitioner. I admit patients to hospital for two reasons.1 Firstly, if my top differential diagnosis has a illness trajectory that might result in the patient coming to harm if he or she is not admitted. Secondly, if the functional state of the patient is such that …
Log in using your username and password
Log in through your institution
Register for a free trial to thebmj.com to receive unlimited access to all content on thebmj.com for 14 days.
Sign up for a free trial