Obtaining useful data from primary careBMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6964.1304c (Published 12 November 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:1304
- J Robson
- Chrisp Street Health Centre, London E14 6PG.
EDITOR, - F M Haste points out the need for good quality data on preventive issues in primary care and the shortcomings of the current banding system for health promotion.1 M C Record and colleagues found that general practitioners had similar concerns and would prefer more relevant standardised data.2
We have adopted a standard procedure for documenting preventive activities recorded by general …