Responsibility for follow-up during the diagnostic process in primary care: a secondary analysis of International Cancer Benchmarking Partnership data
- To what extent do Primary Care Practitioners retain responsibility for follow up during the diagnostic process?
It is unclear to what extent primary care practitioners (PCPs) should retain responsibility for follow-up to ensure that patients are monitored until their symptoms or signs are explained.
To explore the extent to which PCPs retain responsibility for diagnostic follow-up actions across 11 international jurisdictions.
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A secondary analysis of survey data from the International Cancer Benchmarking Partnership.
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- © British Journal of General Practice 2018. This is the accepted manuscript version of the article. The final version is available online from Royal College of General Practitioners at: https://doi.org/10.3399/bjgp18X695813
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