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What are General Practitioner perceptions of workload in England? A qualitative study

Abstract:

Background

General Practitioner (GP) morale is the lowest amongst doctors, job satisfaction is low, and the GP workforce is diminishing. Workload is frequently cited as negatively impacting on commitment to a career in general practice, and many GPs report their workload to be unmanageable.

Aim

To gather in-depth understanding of GPs’ perceptions and attitudes towards workload.

Design and Setting

All GPs working within NHS England were eligible. Of...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.3399/bjgp17X688849

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
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Publisher:
Royal College of General Practitioners Publisher's website
Journal:
British Journal of General Practice Journal website
Publication date:
2016-08-01
Acceptance date:
2016-08-02
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ISSN:
1478-5242
Source identifiers:
639028
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Pubs id:
pubs:639028
UUID:
uuid:388441c0-11c1-443e-9b76-edc033c5b486
Local pid:
pubs:639028
Deposit date:
2016-08-18

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