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GPs' perceptions of workload in England: a qualitative interview study.

Abstract:

Background

General Practitioner (GP) morale is the lowest amongst doctors, job satisfaction is low, and the GP workforce is diminishing. Workload is frequently cited as negatively impacting on commitment to a career in general practice, and many GPs report their workload to be unmanageable.

Aim

To gather in-depth understanding of GPs’ perceptions and attitudes towards workload.

Design and Setting

All GPs working within NHS England were eligible. Of...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted manuscript

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10.3399/bjgp17x688849

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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
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care; Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Harris Manchester College
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Publisher:
Royal College of General Practitioners Publisher's website
Journal:
British Journal of General Practice Journal website
Volume:
67
Issue:
655
Pages:
e138-e147
Publication date:
2017-01-05
Acceptance date:
2016-09-15
DOI:
EISSN:
1478-5242
ISSN:
0960-1643
Pubs id:
pubs:671670
URN:
uri:d6717548-ebc9-44d2-adc1-e3cb15d23ddd
UUID:
uuid:d6717548-ebc9-44d2-adc1-e3cb15d23ddd
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pubs:671670

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