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Gaps in pediatric clinician communication and opportunities for improvement.

Woods DM; Holl JL; Angst DB; Echiverri SC; Johnson D; Soglin DF; Srinivasan G; Amsden LB; Barnathan J; Hason T; Lamkin L; Weiss KB.

This study used focus groups to explore problems in clinician-to-clinician communication among pediatricians. Participants noted significant organizational and system barriers to effective communication, resulting in impaired patient safety.