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Understanding the impact of delegated home visiting services accessed via general practice by community-dwelling patients: a realist review protocol

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Introduction: In western countries, early visiting services (EVS) have been proposed as a recent intervention to reduce both general practitioner workload and hospital admissions among housebound individuals experiencing a healthcare need within the community. EVS involves the delegation of the patient home visits to other staff groups such as paramedics or nursing staff. However, the principles of organising this care are unknown and it remains unclear how different contexts, such as pati...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1136/bmjopen-2018-024876

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
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Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
BMJ Open Journal website
Volume:
8
Issue:
11
Article number:
e024876
Publication date:
2018-11-13
Acceptance date:
2018-09-26
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ISSN:
2044-6055
Pmid:
30429150
Source identifiers:
943820
Language:
English
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pubs:943820
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uuid:05d6eff2-e4ca-4870-85f2-b93305489506
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Deposit date:
2018-11-19

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