81665 - check, unit 536, Chronic conditions, March 2017
- : Online
This edition of check considers the management of various chronic
conditions in general practice.
A considerable portion of the healthcare expenditure and workload of
general practitioners (GPs) is on the diagnosis and management of chronic
conditions. It is estimated that GPs managed 21.1 million more chronic
conditions in 2015–16 than in 2006–07.