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Community matrons: primary care professionals' views and experiences.

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AIM: This article is a report of a study exploring how the role of the community matron is progressing and any barriers or facilitators to performing the role. BACKGROUND: Long-term conditions are distressing for patients and costly for healthcare services. Government policy in western countries has increasingly focussed on more integrated and pro-active management of patients with multiple long-term conditions to maintain the ability of the aging population to function independently. The ro...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Journal of advanced nursing
Volume:
65
Issue:
8
Pages:
1617-1625
Publication date:
2009-08-01
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EISSN:
1365-2648
ISSN:
0309-2402
Source identifiers:
331703

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