Hi everyone,

I have been searching for information about the following question that I received this morning: what is the best practice for allowing discharged patients who are able to ambulate to leave the hospital unescorted?  I have searched in PubMed, CINAHL, MDConsult, The Cochrane Library and Google and have found very little. 

Thank you,

Rita Neri
Manager, Medical Library
St. Francis Hospital
Medical Library
100 Port Washington Blvd.
Roslyn, NY 11576-1348
Ph: 516 562-6673
Fax: 516 562-6695
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