8,652 results match your criteria British Journal Of General Practice[Journal]


Effect of weather on GP home visits: a cross-sectional study.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr 8. Epub 2019 Apr 8.

University College London Medical School, London.

Background: GPs in the UK conduct >13 million home visits each year. The visits, which are resource intensive, are usually to the frailest patients who are least resilient to adverse weather.

Aim: To explore the relationship between meteorological variables (temperature, rainfall, sunshine) and temporal variables (day of the week, season) with GP home visits (HVs). Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702257DOI Listing
April 2019
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Facilitated group work for people with long-term conditions: a systematic review of benefits from studies of group-work interventions.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr 8. Epub 2019 Apr 8.

Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of Hull, Hull.

Background: About 15.4 million people in the UK live with a long-term condition. Of the health and social care spend, 70% is invested in caring for this population. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702233DOI Listing
April 2019
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Physiotherapist as an alternative to a GP for musculoskeletal conditions: a 2-year service evaluation of UK primary care data.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr 8. Epub 2019 Apr 8.

Kersiebank Medical Practice, Grangemouth.

Background: Physiotherapists are currently working in primary care as first contact practitioners (FCP), assessing and managing patients with musculoskeletal conditions instead of GPs. There are no published data on these types of services.

Aim: To evaluate a new service presenting the first 2 years of data. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702245DOI Listing

Postdural puncture headache in obstetric patients.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):207-208

Department of Anaesthesia, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702125DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428468PMC

Ethical issues in the use of online social media forums by GPs.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):203-204

NHS West London Clinical Commissioning Group, London.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702101DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428478PMC

Grey matter.

Authors:
Saul Miller

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):202

Wooler, Northumberland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702089DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428492PMC

Notice: Churchill Fellowships: an opportunity to make a difference.

Authors:
David Jeffrey

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):201

Palliative Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh. Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702077DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428471PMC

Books: : The Morality of Medicine.

Authors:
Maryam Naeem

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):200-201

Tulasi Medical Centre, Dagenham, Essex. Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702065DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428475PMC

Books: : Brave New Ethics.

Authors:
David Jewell

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):200

Bristol, and Former Editor, BJGP. Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702053DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428463PMC

Bad Medicine: Advanced practitioners versus doctors.

Authors:
Des Spence

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):199

Maryhill Health Centre, Glasgow.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702041DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428491PMC

Celebrating the exceptional potential of general practice.

Authors:
John Frey

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):198

University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison. Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702029DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428465PMC

Involvement in primary care research: is your practice one of the 68% not benefiting?

Authors:
David Shukla

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):197

Eve Hill Medical Practice, Dudley; Clinical Research Specialty Lead for Primary Care in the West Midlands; Clinical Lead for Research, Dudley CCG, Dudley; GP Appraiser, NHS England; Clinical Research Fellow, Institute for Applied Health Research, University of Birmingham, Birmingham.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702017DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428489PMC

Coroner inquest into 'hospital non-attendance' management in primary care.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):195

Whitehall Surgery, Wortley Beck Health Centre, Leeds. Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701993DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428462PMC

Yonder: Traumatic brain injury, lung cancer, bariatric surgery, and screen time.

Authors:
Ahmed Rashid

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):194

UCL Medical School, UCL, London. Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701981DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428477PMC

Society, sexuality, and medicine in Hogarth's .

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):192-193

King's Undergraduate Medical Education in the Community, King's College London, London.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701969DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428458PMC

Dose reduction of long-term opioids: our duty as clinicians.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):191

North West Deanery, South, Central and West Manchester Sector, Manchester. Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701957DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428460PMC

Viewpoint: Treatment not Trident.

Authors:
Lesley Morrison

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):190

Scottish Borders. Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701945DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428481PMC

Correction.

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Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):178

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702185DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428473PMC

Faecal immunochemical (rule-in) testing in general practice.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):178

Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702173DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428482PMC

Genetic cancer risk assessment in general practice: systematic review of tools available, clinician attitudes, and patient outcomes.

Authors:
Will Rh Evans

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):177-178

Division of Primary Care, NIHR School for Primary Care Research, University of Nottingham, Nottingham. Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702161DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428488PMC
April 2019
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Breastfeeding and systemic agents for psoriasis.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):177

West Midlands Medicines Information Service & UK Drugs in Lactation Advisory Service.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702149DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428459PMC

In celebration of GP education.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):174-175

School of Population Health and Environmental Sciences, King's College London, London.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701921DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428469PMC

Gender incongruence in children, adolescents, and adults.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):170-171

Community and Primary Care Research Group, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Plymouth, Plymouth.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701909DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428456PMC

Valproate and the Pregnancy Prevention Programme: exceptional circumstances.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):166-167

Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, Cornwall; Honorary Associate Clinical Professor, University of Exeter Medical School, Exeter.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701897DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428457PMC
April 2019
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Medically unexplained symptoms: are we making progress?

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):164-165

Research Unit for General Practice, NORCE Norwegian Research Centre, Bergen, Norway; Health, Care and Social Services, County Governor of Agder, Arendal, Norway.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701885DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428472PMC

The Right Stuff.

Authors:
Roger Jones

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr;69(681):163

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701825DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428487PMC

Acceptability and psychological impact of out-of-office monitoring to diagnose hypertension: an evaluation of survey data from primary care patients.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Mar 25. Epub 2019 Mar 25.

Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.

Background: Out-of-office blood pressure (BP) is recommended for diagnosing hypertension in primary care due to its increased accuracy compared to office BP. Moreover, being diagnosed as hypertensive has previously been linked to lower wellbeing. There is limited evidence regarding the acceptability of out-of-office BP and its impact on wellbeing. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702221DOI Listing

Impact of GP gatekeeping on quality of care, and health outcomes, use, and expenditure: a systematic review.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Mar 25. Epub 2019 Mar 25.

Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London, UK.

Background: GPs often act as gatekeepers, authorising patients' access to specialty care. Gatekeeping is frequently perceived as lowering health service use and health expenditure. However, there is little evidence suggesting that gatekeeping is more beneficial than direct access in terms of patient- and health-related outcomes. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702209DOI Listing

Patient use of an online triage platform: a mixed-methods retrospective exploration in UK primary care.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Mar 25. Epub 2019 Mar 25.

Unit of Academic Primary Care, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry.

Background: Recent years have seen the introduction of online triage allowing patients to describe their problem via an online form. Subsequently, a GP telephones the patient, conducting a telephone consultation or arranging a face-to-face consultation.

Aim: This study aimed to explore patterns-of-use and patients' experiences of using an online triage system. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702197DOI Listing

Symptom management for medically unexplained symptoms in primary care: a qualitative study.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr 11;69(681):e254-e261. Epub 2019 Mar 11.

Interdisciplinary Center Psychopathology and Emotion Regulation, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, the Netherlands.

Background: GPs have a central position in the care of patients with medically unexplained symptoms (MUS), but GPs find their care challenging. Currently, little is known about symptom management by GPs in daily practice for patients with MUS.

Aim: This study aimed to describe management strategies used by GPs when confronted with patients with MUS in daily practice. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701849DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428467PMC

Patients' understanding of cellulitis and their information needs: a mixed-methods study in primary and secondary care.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr 11;69(681):e279-e286. Epub 2019 Mar 11.

Primary Care and Population Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton.

Background: Cellulitis is a painful infection of the skin and underlying tissues, commonly affecting the lower leg. Approximately one-third of people experience recurrence. Patients' ability to recover from cellulitis or prevent recurrence is likely to be influenced by their understanding of the condition. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701873DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428464PMC
April 2019
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Exploring public attitudes towards the new Faster Diagnosis Standard for cancer: a focus group study with the UK public.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Mar 11. Epub 2019 Mar 11.

School of Health Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford.

Background: The Faster Diagnosis Standard (FDS) is to be introduced in England in 2020. This standard is a new policy in which patients should have cancer ruled out or diagnosed within 28 days of referral.

Aim: To explore public attitudes towards the FDS within the context of their recent referral experiences. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702677DOI Listing
March 2019
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Parental and clinician agreement of illness severity in children with RTIs: secondary analysis of data from a prospective cohort study.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr 11;69(681):e236-e245. Epub 2019 Mar 11.

Centre for Academic Primary Care, Population Health Sciences.

Background: Severity assessments of respiratory tract infection (RTI) in children are known to differ between parents and clinicians, but determinants of perceived severity are unknown.

Aim: To investigate the (dis)agreement between, and compare the determinants of, parent and clinician severity scores.

Design And Setting: Secondary analysis of data from a prospective cohort study of 8394 children presenting to primary care with acute (≤28 days) cough and RTI. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701837DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428461PMC
April 2019
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Missed opportunities for diagnosing brain tumours in primary care: a qualitative study of patient experiences.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr 11;69(681):e224-e235. Epub 2019 Mar 11.

Centre for Oral, Clinical and Translational Science, Faculty of Dentistry, Oral and Craniofacial Sciences, King's College London, London.

Background: Brain tumours are uncommon, and have extremely poor outcomes. Patients and GPs may find it difficult to recognise early symptoms because they are often non-specific and more likely due to other conditions.

Aim: To explore patients' experiences of symptom appraisal, help seeking, and routes to diagnosis. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701861DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428480PMC

The leaf plot: a novel way of presenting the value of tests.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Apr 11;69(681):205-206. Epub 2019 Mar 11.

School of Medical Education, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X702113DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6428474PMC
April 2019
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Prescribing benzodiazepines in general practice.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Mar;69(680):152-153

SAOLTA University Hospital Group, Galway.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701753DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6400612PMC

The emancipation of patients: a theory whose time has come.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Mar;69(680):150-151

RCGP Patient Liaison Group, London, 1994-1997.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701741DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6400631PMC

A new approach to psychopathology: the example of depression.

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Mar;69(680):146-147

Department of Primary and Community Care, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701717DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6400597PMC

Viewpoint: When sorry isn't enough.

Authors:
Flora Olcott

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Mar;69(680):145

University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Box 111 Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge CB2 0SP, UK. Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701705DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6400595PMC

Bad Medicine: Men's health.

Authors:
Des Spence

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Mar;69(680):144

Maryhill Health Centre, Glasgow.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701693DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6400627PMC

Books: : Surgery for the Surgeon.

Authors:
Dougal Jeffries

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Mar;69(680):143

Falmouth. Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701669DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6400604PMC
March 2019
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Books: : How Much is Enough?

Authors:
Lorna Mason

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Mar;69(680):142

College Surgery Partnership, Cullompton, Devon. Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701657DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6400614PMC

Books: : Humans are Social Creatures.

Authors:
Tom Templeton

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Mar;69(680):142

Oxford. Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701645DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6400616PMC

Exhibition: : The Passage of Time.

Authors:
Duncan Keeley

Br J Gen Pract 2019 Mar;69(680):141

Thame, UK Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3399/bjgp19X701633DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6400620PMC