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  1. General practice fundholding : observations on prescribing patterns and costs using the defined daily dose method.

    Article - En anglais


    To compare prescribing patterns between a group of fundholding practices and a group of non-fundholding practices in north east Scotland using a method witch provides more accurate statements about volumes prescribed than standard NHS statistics.

    Design-The pharmacy practice division of the National Health Service in Scotland provided data for selected British National Formulary sections over two years.

    Each prescription issued was converted using the World Health Organisation « defined daily dose » mechanism.

    Setting-Six fundholding groups (nine practices) in Grampian and Tayside regions and six non-fundholding practices in Grampian.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Epidémiologie, Homme, Médecin généraliste, Prescription médicale, Coût, Grande Bretagne, Royaume Uni, Europe

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Epidemiology, Human, General practitioner, Medical prescription, Costs, Great Britain, United Kingdom, Europe

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0052521

    Code Inist : 002B30A05. Création : 199406.