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Experiences of using email for general practice consultations: a qualitative study.

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BACKGROUND: Reports suggest approximately 21-23% of GPs in the UK have consulted with patients using email, but little is known about the nature of this use and what it means for clinicians and patients in general practice. AIM: To understand the use of email consultation in general practice by investigating the experiences of existing users and views of experts. DESIGN AND SETTING: A qualitative study conducted in 2010 using purposive sampling and semi-structured interviews in general practi...

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10.3399/bjgp13x674440

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences
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Journal:
The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners
Volume:
63
Issue:
616
Pages:
e760-e767
Publication date:
2013-11-05
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EISSN:
1478-5242
ISSN:
0960-1643
URN:
uuid:f6094bb4-93f7-42d4-a829-feba4c55fd71
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436214
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pubs:436214

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