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People with weight-related long-term conditions want support from GPs: a qualitative interview study

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Two-thirds of UK adults do not have an up-to-date weight record in primary care. Some studies suggest that doctors do not raise the topic of weight management for fear of causing embarrassment or offence, or are doubtful whether people will make changes. However, for people with weight-related long-term conditions, conversations with general practitioners (GPs) can be crucial. Our study explores how people with long-term conditions associated with overweight recall and interpret conversations...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1111/cob.12471

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-9849-2693
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-1036-6626
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-6496-4859
Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Clinical Obesity Journal website
Volume:
11
Issue:
5
Article number:
e12471
Publication date:
2021-06-04
Acceptance date:
2021-05-18
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ISSN:
1758-8103
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1176786
Local pid:
pubs:1176786
Deposit date:
2021-05-18

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