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The role of the social worker in the accident and emergency department of a district general hospital
  1. B.A. Lewis,
  2. W.A. McNabb,
  3. S.U. Rahmas


    This is a retrospective study of the development of the social worker role within the multi-disciplinary team setting of the Accident and Emergency (A&E) Department at Burnley General Hospital over a 2-year period from October 1989 to October 1991.

    • crisis
    • liaison
    • presence
    • preventative
    • pro-active

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