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Manias, Elizabeth, Bernadette M. Watson, Fiona Geddes, Phillip Della and Dorothy Jones. 2015. An Analysis of Clinical Handover Miscommunication Using a Language and Social Psychology Approach. Journal of Language and Social Psychology 34 (6) : 687–701.
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SAGE Publications


Current research on clinical handover as key communication event in patient care and main adding factor in prejudicial hospital events, points up communication skills training need. The intergroup context and systemic hospital environment factors also negatively influence handover.