Skip navigation
Skip navigation
Open Research is currently undergoing maintenance with the search being reindexed. The number of items available to be searched will return over time on Wednesday, 12 May 2021.

A Rapid Access Clinic to improve delivery of ambulatory care to cancer patients

Kuo, James C; De Silva, Madhawa; Diwakarla, Chandra; Yip, Desmond

Description

Background: Cancer patients may find it challenging to access timely advice and care. We evaluated the improvement in delivering ambulatory care in establishing a Rapid Assessment Clinic (RAC) in a cancer center. Methods: Patients receiving chemotherapy who presented for assessment at the RAC from September 2013 to June 2014 were included for review. Patient demographics, tumor characteristics, presenting complaints, time to assessment, total time spent at the RAC and assessment outcome were...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/231419
Source: Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology
DOI: 10.1111/ajco.12641

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Kuo_A_Rapid_Access_Clinic_to_2017.pdf104.19 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator