Complex consultations and the 'edge of chaos'
UNSPECIFIED (2005) Complex consultations and the 'edge of chaos'. BRITISH JOURNAL OF GENERAL PRACTICE, 55 (510). pp. 47-52. ISSN 0960-1643Full text not available from this repository.
Complexity theory has attracted considerable attention in recent years, both within medicine and in the wider world. Its themes of uncertainty and non-linearity resonate deeply with the experience of working in general practice. Describing the consultation as a complex, adaptive system provides a coherent theoretical basis for understanding the consultation, which has so far been lacking. Understanding the consultation as a complex, adaptive system offers insights into the consultation of that may prove to be of practical use to clinicians.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Journal or Publication Title:||BRITISH JOURNAL OF GENERAL PRACTICE|
|Publisher:||ROYAL COLL GENERAL PRACTITIONERS|
|Number of Pages:||6|
|Page Range:||pp. 47-52|
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