TITLE

Musculoskeletal disorders: time for joint action in primary care

AUTHOR(S)
Margham, Tom
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
British Journal of General Practice;Nov2011, Vol. 61 Issue 592, p657
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the range of musculoskeletal services outside secondary care environment for musculoskeletal conditions that pose a challenge for general practitioners (GPs). It notes that there is no one-size-fits-all model as each service must be responsive to the identified needs of the population based on local epidemiology and skill-set of clinicians. It cites the need for patients to have confidence that GPs are equipped to manage the burden of musculoskeletal problems on society.
ACCESSION #
67239144

 

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