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The Social Needs of Hospital Patients
M. C. Goldwyn
Vol. 4, No. 3 (Jul. - Sep., 1966), pp. 149-152
Published by: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/3762639
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One hundred out of 240 patients admitted were thought to be in need of special help from the medical social worker-a much higher proportion than previously suggested. Most of the patients were middle-aged or elderly.
Medical Care © 1966 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins