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Navigating possible endometriosis in primary care: a qualitative study of GP perspectives

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Background: Endometriosis affects approximately 10% of women, with well-documented delays between initial presentation with symptoms and diagnosis. In England, women typically seek help first in primary care, making this setting pivotal in women’s pathways to diagnosis and treatment. English General Practitioner (GP) perspectives on managing possible endometriosis have not been previously reported.

Aim: To explore what GPs identify as important co...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.3399/BJGP.2021.0030

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-5041-2095
Publisher:
Royal College of General Practitioners
Journal:
British Journal of General Practice More from this journal
Volume:
71
Issue:
710
Pages:
e668-e676
Publication date:
2021-05-04
Acceptance date:
2021-03-24
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EISSN:
1478-5242
ISSN:
0960-1643
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1169355
Local pid:
pubs:1169355
Deposit date:
2021-03-26

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