Social factors and clinical disease: A checklist data base for correlative analysis

Janet Robin Stanley, Rod Lambert, Jonathan D Buckley, Ian R Mackay

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The adequate care of a patient entails consideration of his social and psychological problems in addition to the relevant medical data. To facilitate this integrated approach, a Social Work Indices Checklist (SWIC) is described, and its use in practice is illustrated. A narrative report is generated from a possible 3095 items of information recorded in SWIC.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)387 - 391
Number of pages5
JournalInternal Medicine Journal
Issue numberSupplement s3
Publication statusPublished - 1978
Externally publishedYes

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