Medical Records in Practice: Guidance for General PractitionersBMJ 1996; 313 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.313.7067.1270 (Published 16 November 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;313:1270
- Philip Heywood
Ed Bruce Lervy Royal College of General Practitioners, £22, pp 147 ISBN 0 85084 224 7
I have a vision of an academic body for general practitioners that is aware of important contemporary issues and provides practical advice combined with academic understanding for the “ordinary” general practitioner. It prepares its members and other general practitioners for the problems that shortly await them. I therefore approached this guidebook with excitement. I have so many questions to be answered about medical records.
What is the evidence base for our use of medical records? Whose information is it: the patient's or the …