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Hypertension referrals from community pharmacy to general practice: multivariate logistic regression analysis of 131 419 patients

Abstract:

Background: The burden of hypertension in primary care is high, and alternative models of care, such as pharmacist management, have shown promise. However, data describing outcomes from routine consultations between pharmacists and patients with hypertension are lacking.

Aim: To identify factors associated with referral of patients from pharmacies to general practice within the first 2 weeks of starting a new antihypertensive medication.

Design and setting: Multivariate log...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.3399/bjgp18X697925

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care; Primary Care Health Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care; Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care; Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Sheppard, J
Grant:
MR/K022032/1
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Albasri, A
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Funding agency for:
McManus, R
Grant:
NIHR-RP-R2-12-015
Publisher:
Royal College of General Practitioners Publisher's website
Journal:
British Journal of General Practice Journal website
Volume:
68
Issue:
673
Pages:
e541-e550
Publication date:
2018-07-26
Acceptance date:
2018-02-08
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EISSN:
1478-5242
ISSN:
0960-1643
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823137
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2018-03-07

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