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Redesigning the general practice consultation to improve care for patients with multimorbidity

BMJ 2012; 345 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e6202 (Published 17 September 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;345:e6202

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Re: Redesigning the general practice consultation to improve care for patients with multimorbidity

This article illustrates how we are many years from developing any strategies to deal with multimorbidity and polypharmacy. Even if evidence arises for the support of longer consultation times and more cohesive multidisciplinary teams, what will be the financial costs and strain on resources?

Competing interests: No competing interests

19 October 2012
Rohit Choudhary
GP
Sarephed Medical
Arden Road, Birmingham. B67 6AJ