REFERRAL IN PRIMARY CARE

A scoping review of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of GP referring

Background

This review focused primarily on the literature assessing the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of GPs referring patients to other GPs or primary care-based services.

Conducted by: CRD

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Report issued

Funding

The DH Policy Research Programme (PRP) funded designated review capacity to enable CRD to provide a timely response to PRP requests for reviews. This review was undertaken as part of that funding