Development of guidelines for recently arrived immigrants and refugees to Canada: Delphi consensus on selecting preventable and treatable conditions
- Costs and cost effectiveness of health checks conducted by nurses in primary care: The Oxcheck... Langham, Susan; Thorogood, Margaret // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/18/96, Vol. 312 Issue 7041, p1265
Reports on the results of a study on the costs and cost effectiveness of health checks conducted by nurses in primary care in Great Britain. Cost of the implementation of health checks in an average-size practice; Difficulties faced when calculating the costs and benefits of a health promotion...
- Nutrition in Primary Health Care: Using a Delphi Process. Brauer, Paula; Dietrich, Linda; Davidson, Bridget // Canadian Journal of Dietetic Practice & Research;Supplement to Fall 06, pS14
Purpose: A modified Delphi process was used to identify key features of interdisciplinary nutrition services, including provider roles and responsibilities for Ontario Family Health Networks (FHNs), a family physician-based type of primary care. Methods: Twenty-three representatives from...
- Cost effectiveness of treating primary care patients in accident and emergency: A comparison... Dale, Jeremy; Lang, Henrietta // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/25/96, Vol. 312 Issue 7042, p1340
Studies the cost effectiveness of treating primary care patients in accident and emergency. Comparison of outcome and costs of general practitioners, senior house officers and registrars; Patient satisfaction.
- ANÃLISE DE PRESCRIÃ‡Ã•ES DE MEDICAMENTOS NA ATENÃ‡ÃƒO BÃSICA Ã€ SAÃšDE DO MUNICÃPIO DE GODOY MOREIRA-PR. GOMES VIEIRA, DAIENE; TIYO, ROGÉRIO; PIVA, CAMILA; SANCHES TORQUATO, ALEX; FELISBERTO JUNIOR, ANTONIO MACHADO // UNINGÃ Review;2012, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p25
Drugs are an important part of the therapeutic resources available and are often the best option with cost-benefit profile. Knowledge of prescription pattern in a particular location allows better management of pharmaceutical care. The aim of this study was to describe the analysis of drug...
- Reply to comment on 'Impact and cost-effectiveness of a universal strategy to promote physical activity in primary care'. Gulliford, Martin; Charlton, Judith; Bhattarai, Nawaraj; Rudisill, Caroline // European Journal of Health Economics;May2015, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p453
The article presents a response from the authors of the article "Impact and cost-effectiveness of a universal strategy to promote physical activity in primary care" in a 2014 issue.
- Comment on: 'Impact and cost-effectiveness of a universal strategy to promote physical activity in primary care'. Gandjour, Afschin // European Journal of Health Economics;May2015, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p451
A letter to the editor in response to the article "Impact and cost-effectiveness of a universal strategy to promote physical activity in primary care: population-based cohort study and Markov model" by M.C. Gulliford and others in a 2014 issue, is presented.
- Rationale and design of the PREDICE project: cost-effectiveness of type 2 diabetes prevention among high-risk Spanish individuals following lifestyle intervention in real-life primary care setting. // BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p623
The article focuses on the study conducted to examine the effectiveness of a public healthcare strategy in order to prevent diabetes within a European primary care setting. It mentions that Type 2 diabetes is growing public health problem which can be prevented or delayed by lifestyle...
- Refugees and primary care: tackling the inequalities. Jones, David; Gill, Paramjit S. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/21/98, Vol. 317 Issue 7170, p1444
Explores the challenges that refugees pose for primary care and suggests alternative strategies to address inequalities in the care of refugees. Factors that influenced the geographical distribution of refugees in Great Britain; Suggestions to improve primary care for refugees; Conclusion.
- Vaccinating refugees overseas may save costs as well as lives. // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;3/22/2008, Issue 549, p4
The article discusses research on the cost of vaccinating refugees overseas compared to after arrival in the U.S. It references a study by S. Bagga and D. Posey published in the March 2008 issue of "Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report." A 2005 data on the number of refugees, vaccine costs and...