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Patient-centred communication intervention study to evaluate nurse-patient interactions in complex continuing care

  • Katherine S McGilton1, 2Email author,
  • Riva Sorin-Peters3,
  • Souraya Sidani4,
  • Veronique Boscart5,
  • Mary Fox6 and
  • Elizabeth Rochon7
BMC Geriatrics201212:61

Received: 20 September 2012

Accepted: 5 October 2012

Published: 11 October 2012

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20 Sep 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
1 Oct 2012 Author responded Author comments - Katherine S McGilton
Resubmission - Version 2
1 Oct 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
5 Oct 2012 Editorially accepted
11 Oct 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2318-12-61

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Research, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-UHN, E.W, Bickle Centre for Complex Continuing Care
L. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto
Private Practice, Speech-Language Pathology
Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing, Ryerson University
School of Health & Life Sciences and Community Services, Conestoga College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
School of Nursing, York University
Department of Speech-Language Pathology, University of Toronto