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Telephone consultations are routinely used

BMJ 2003; 327 doi: (Published 07 August 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:345
  1. Moyez Jiwa (, lead research fellow,
  2. Nigel Mathers, professor
  1. University of Sheffield, Institute of Primary Care and General Practice, Sheffield

    EDITOR—Car and Sheikh investigated telephone consultations in health care.1 We believe that patients in primary care are now routinely accessing care this way, with growing evidence to support this practice.2

    Although the authors partly focused on the impact of telephone consultations on the use of …

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