Health professionals' and service users' perspectives of shared care for monitoring wet age-related macular degeneration: a qualitative study alongside the ECHoES trial

Townsend, D.; Reeves, B. C.; Taylor, J.; Chakravarthy, U.; O'Reilly, D.; Hogg, R. E.; Mills, N.
April 2015
BMJ Open;Apr2015, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p1
Academic Journal
No abstract available.


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