After-hours telephone consultation is a well-established component of the practice of pediatric medicine. We describe an assessment of the propriety of after-hours telephone calls made by parents at an inner-city pediatric clinic. We conclude that an inner-city pediatric clinic experienced neither more frequent nor less urgent calls in comparison to the data published for private practice suburban settings.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||1|
|Journal||Journal of the National Medical Association|
|State||Published - Nov 2001|
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