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Multimorbidity, service organization and clinical decision making in primary care: a qualitative study.

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BACKGROUND: Primary care professionals often manage patients with multiple long-term health conditions, but managing multimorbidity is challenging given time and resource constraints and interactions between conditions. OBJECTIVE: To explore GP and nurse perceptions of multimorbidity and the influence on service organization and clinical decision making. METHODS: A qualitative interview study with primary care professionals in practices in Greater Manchester, U.K. Interviews were conducted w...

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10.1093/fampra/cmr018

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Journal:
Family practice
Volume:
28
Issue:
5
Pages:
579-587
Publication date:
2011-10-01
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EISSN:
1460-2229
ISSN:
0263-2136
Source identifiers:
214393
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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