The authors provide evidence that people living in the most deprived areas develop complex and multiple medical conditions years earlier than those from more affluent areas, and strongly recommends a shift from single disease management to ‘whole person’ care if their health needs are to be met. For further information, email RPY rcgp. Long-term effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of cognitive behavioural therapy as an adjunct to pharmacotherapy for treatment-resistant depression in primary care: The research concludes that screening for diabetes was not associated with any reduction in mortality. Patient-doctor continuity and diagnosis of cancer: Despite the condition being diagnosed and managed almost exclusively in general practice, previous research has only been conducted in secondary care.
Transient ischaemic attacks may have greater long-term impact than previously thought. Centre for Academic Primary Care. Have you registered with us yet? Better beginnings themed review. The Yvonne Carter Award, presented jointly by the RCGP and the Society for Academic Primary Care, recognises the contributions of earlier career researchers in advancing the discipline of academic primary care through research.
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Transient ischaemic attacks may have greater long-term impact than previously thought.
The item is out of stock. International Journal of Epidemiology. The award winning papers have direct messages for GPs on how to improve their practise or raise more questions and identify areas for further research.
To answer these questions, we conducted two different systematic reviews and meta-analyses of previously published studies, using statistical techniques to draw together the findings from different primary studies. Thus, thr intervention group had a mean BDI-II score nearly 5 points lower less depressed than the usual care group over the 46 months adjusted difference in means: The technique could reduce the amount of time and effort used to collect unnecessary urine samples and increase sampling among children most likely to have a UTI.
With the rising epidemic of type 2 diabetes, the individual approach must be supplemented by population measures, especially in areas of high diabetes prevalence notably socio-economically deprived and ethnically diverse settings. Postgraduate study Find a programme Visits and open days New postgraduate students. The research found that, compared to current practice, a large number of new cases of COPD would be detected via yeear active targeted approach such as using screening questionnaires before conducting a spirometry test.
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It is intended to enable the successful candidate to meet and collaborate with researchers in other countries. There are six categories and each category has a panel of assessors from various organisations with an interest in primary care research, who judge the papers.
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Our results also highlight the importance of investment in psychological services. In addition, what interventions should we offer those diagnosed with pre-diabetes — and what is the chance that pper will prevent diabetes?