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Building an evidence base for the primary care workforce

Drennan, Vari M, de Lusignan, Simon, Gage, Heather, Gabe, Jon and Halter, Mary (2018) Building an evidence base for the primary care workforce BMJ, 360.

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Building an evidence base for the effects of different types of staff in general practice is challenging and takes time. McCartney is right to say that no evidence shows that physician associates make a difference to clinician stress and burnout. But more evidence is available than she suggests, which may be important at a time of considerable vacancies for general practitioners and practice nurses.

Item Type: Article
Divisions : Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences > School of Biosciences and Medicine
Authors :
Drennan, Vari M
de Lusignan,
Gabe, Jon
Halter, Mary
Date : 2018
DOI : 10.1136/bmj.k248
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Depositing User : Clive Harris
Date Deposited : 16 Jul 2018 14:13
Last Modified : 16 Jul 2018 14:13

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