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Involving Health Professionals in Management: A Transatlantic Comparison

Martin Farebrother (Medway Hospital, Gillingham, UK)
Jonathan Asbridge (Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge, UK)
Christine Miles (Middlesex Hospital, Bloomsbury, London, UK)
Linda Patterson (Burnley General Hospital, Burnley, UK)

Journal of Management in Medicine

ISSN: 0268-9235

Article publication date: 1 April 1991


Initiatives for greater involvement of health care professionals, particularly consultants, in health care management in North America and the United Kingdom are compared. Although the historical backgrounds are different, there are similarities both with the problems and the solutions, and these are discussed.



Farebrother, M., Asbridge, J., Miles, C. and Patterson, L. (1991), "Involving Health Professionals in Management: A Transatlantic Comparison", Journal of Management in Medicine, Vol. 5 No. 4, pp. 20-26.




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