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Multimorbidity's research challenges and priorities from a clinical perspective: the case of 'Mr Curran'.

Abstract:

Older patients, suffering from numerous diseases and taking multiple medications are the rule rather than the exception in primary care. A manifold of medical conditions are often associated with poor outcomes, and their multiple medications raise additional risks of polypharmacy. Such patients account for most healthcare expenditures. Effective approaches are needed to manage such complex patients in primary care. This paper describes the results of a scoping exercise, including a two-day wo...

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Publisher:
Informa Healthcare
Journal:
The European journal of general practice
Volume:
20
Issue:
2
Pages:
139-147
Publication date:
2014-06-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1751-1402
ISSN:
1381-4788
URN:
uuid:05186521-3dce-4b66-b4d0-a468e4bedbe5
Source identifiers:
470900
Local pid:
pubs:470900

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