William J Zafirau

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Improving transitions: efficacy of a transfer form to communicate patients' wishes
    William J Zafirau
    Summa Health System, Akron, OH, USA
    Am J Med Qual 27:291-6. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Improving transitions: efficacy of a transfer form to communicate patients' wishes
    William J Zafirau
    Summa Health System, Akron, OH, USA
    Am J Med Qual 27:291-6. 2012
    ..5% in 2007 to 7.7% in 2009 (P = .015). The standardized transfer form improved communication of ADs between LTCFs and the hospital. Secondarily, it may have increased admissions to the acute palliative care unit...