Listening to local voices : adapting rapid appraisal to assess health and social needs in general practice.
To explore the use of rapid appraisal in defining the health and social needs of a community and to formulate joint action plans between the residents and service providers.
Design-Collection of data by an extended primary care team from three sources: existing documents about the neighbourhood, interviews with a range of informants, and direct observations to build a proble of the community.
Setting-Council estate of 670 homes in Edinburgh
Main outcome measures-Rerceived problems of the community and suggestions for change.
The interviews and focus groups identified six priorities for changes many of which were not health related.
These changes have been or are being implemented.
Mots-clés Pascal : Homme, Estimation, Technique rapide, Besoin social, Besoin, Santé
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Human, Estimation, Rapid technique, Social need, Need, Health
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0271475
Code Inist : 002B30A11. Création : 199406.