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Patient Handoff

"Patient Handoff" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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The transferring of patient care responsibility from one health-care professional to another.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Patient Handoff" by people in this website by year, and whether "Patient Handoff" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 41 publications over 10 distinct years, with a maximum of 8 publications in 2013
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