• NHS England announced last month that the next stage of its Digital Minor Illness Referral Service (DMIRS) pilot will see GPs refer patients with low acuity conditions - such as rashes, constipation and vaginal discharge - directly to community pharmacies via online triage systems. (chemistanddruggist.co.uk)
  • Headache consultation rates were 6.4/100 patients/year in women and 2.5 in men. (bmj.com)
  • The neurology referral rate in patients with headache was 2.1/100, and was higher in men (2.7/100) than women (1.9/100). (bmj.com)
  • The database includes data for all registered patients, including medical diagnostic codes for consultations and referrals and details of prescriptions issued. (bmj.com)
  • Both objectives are only achievable through reliable and adequate research in the field, which should not only investigate the pattern of referral and the compliance with psychiatrists' recommendations, but also assess the knowledge and attitude of both the hospital doctors and the patients, which are crucial determinants in referrals for psychiatric consultation . (who.int)
  • Three closely related but distinct reasons might be responsible for this wide variability in results, the nature of the patient population under investigation, the knowledge of hospital doctors and their attitude towards psychiatry, and the attitude of the patients themselves towards psychiatric consultation in the context of their current physical illness [3,4,8, (who.int)
  • In this paper we report the sociodemographic data, the referral indices, the clinical characteristics, the diagnostic categories and concordance, and the consent of patients. (who.int)
  • The St. Jude Pediatric and Adolescent Melanoma Referral Clinic is a two-day clinic that brings patients and families to St. Jude for an expert consultation, as well as medical examinations by leading specialists, educational seminars and an introduction to melanoma-related resources. (stjude.org)
  • The St. Jude Pediatric and Adolescent Melanoma Referral Clinic brings patients and families together for an opportunity to share their experiences and challenges and provide support. (stjude.org)
  • In addition to the consultation, patients' families are invited to an educational seminar on site to meet with national experts in melanoma. (stjude.org)
  • Also, website referrals automatically select for the type of patient we prefer treating - intelligent, curious, well-informed and well-read patients , who take an active interest in their treatment and want to be treated as intelligent partners. (drmalpani.com)
  • Method Patients with first-ever consultations for rectal or postmenopausal bleeding were identified among more than 3 million patients from 328 practices contributing routine data to the QRESEARCH database. (bjgp.org)
  • Results There were 30 175 first consultations for rectal bleeding (2.6 per thousand patients per year at age 25-29 years, rising to 4.8 over age 85 years) and 10 142 for postmenopausal bleeding (highest at 7.4 per thousand per year aged 55-59 years). (bjgp.org)
  • Recorded referrals were at similar rates among patients with and without severe mental health problems. (bjgp.org)
  • There is no evidence of inequality in referral for patients with severe mental health problems. (bjgp.org)
  • This study provides robust age- and sex-specific rates of first consultations for rectal bleeding and postmenopausal bleeding, based on a total number of over 3 million patients' routine primary care records. (bjgp.org)
  • this will facilitate paediatric oncologists to decide which patients should be referred for genetic consultation merely based on type of tumour. (cdc.gov)
  • Patients seen in 47.5% of consultations had medications (eg, prescriptions, vaccinations) recorded, and patients in 27.2% of consultations were referred elsewhere, usually to a subspecialist or psychologist (31.6% and 26.6% of referrals, respectively). (mja.com.au)
  • Pedorthists consult with patients based on a referral from a prescribing healthcare professional such as a family physician, and are integrated members of health care teams. (wikipedia.org)
  • These results provide precise age specific and age standardised estimates for headache consulting in general practice, in addition to prescribing and referral to specialist care. (bmj.com)
  • In this context, we aimed to describe current patterns of headache care delivery in the UK, including: new and total consultation levels in general practice, prescribing rates, investigation rates, and referral rates for headache to neurologists and other specialists using a large population database. (bmj.com)
  • I accept the point that banning (and perhaps regulation of) referral fees can be avoided in practice by a number of techniques and that, as legal service markets develop in sophistication and complexity, there will be significant difficulties posed by singling out referral fees as a commercial relationship deserving unique attention. (wordpress.com)
  • The Referral Guidelines are based on best practice and are informed by available evidence, expert opinion and current circumstances in New Zealand. (docplayer.net)
  • Participants also highlighted that locum doctors may be reluctant to make safeguarding referrals, on the grounds that they may not return to that practice for some time. (scie.org.uk)
  • Aim To estimate rates of first-ever consultation for rectal bleeding and postmenopausal bleeding in general practice, together with subsequent referrals and outcomes. (bjgp.org)
  • On reviewing the literature, there was little published information on consultation rates and outcomes for rectal or postmenopausal bleeding in general practice. (bjgp.org)
  • To audit general paediatric outpatient practice in Australia, including consultation characteristics and management patterns, diagnoses, factors associated with diagnoses, and billing practices. (mja.com.au)
  • Although a great deal of paediatric consultations are not urgent, doctors in training spend so much time providing service for acute conditions that they spend little time focusing on outpatient work before they become a consultant. (bvs.br)
  • On a trouvé que la sensibilité et la spécificité des compétences des médecins référents en matière de diagnostic étaient généralement faibles, notamment pour l'anxiété. (who.int)
  • The information contained in this document explains when professional counseling might be beneficial to an individual and how to make a referral to PACS. (unh.edu)
  • Short-term individual counseling (typically one semester) and referral assistance are available to students at the discretion of the counselor. (holyfamily.edu)
  • Counseling Center staff are willing to provide referral resources of broader scope to individuals upon request. (holyfamily.edu)
  • If the decision is made to refer the patient to Stanford for an in-person consultation, the child will be seen at the Children's Heart Center at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford . (stanford.edu)
  • References to suicide, suicide attempts, or feelings of hopelessness (refer or seek consultation immediately! (sfasu.edu)
  • We present an overview of 23 childhood tumours that in themselves should be a reason to refer a child for genetic consultation. (cdc.gov)
  • In addition to technical assistance, the NNPTCs provide in-person trainings, webinars, expert consultation and free or low-cost Continuing Medical Education (CME) or Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) courses from the National STD Curriculum's online modules and question bank external icon . (cdc.gov)
  • For attorneys, virtual consultations provide an easy and cost-effective way to see, communicate and connect with current and prospective clients. (lawyermarketing.com)
  • If a Care Consultation might meet your needs, you'll receive an email with links to forms so you can provide information about your situation and concerns. (familyaware.org)
  • If carbon monoxide exposure is a concern, provide 100% oxygen via a nonrebreather mask en route or endotracheal intubation with venitilatory suport as needed. (medscape.com)
  • We have developed a Spinal Problem E-Referral (SPER) system that computerizes the Spinal Condition Consultation Protocol (SCCP) mandated by the Halifax Infirmary Division of Neurosurgery (Halifax, Canada) for referrals for spine related conditions (such as back pain). (springer.com)
  • These consultations often focus on a concern for an individual, behavioral problems which occur in classrooms and residence halls, or other issues that may have important psychological dimensions. (unh.edu)
  • WHO HQ Library catalog › Results of search for 'su:{Referral and consultation. (who.int)
  • AIMS AND HYPOTHESIS To characterise and understand the scope of referrals made to a consultation-liaison psychiatry (CLP) service at Auckland, New Zealand which encompasses two general hospital campuses. (auckland.ac.nz)
  • However, what the points made do not acknowledge is the possibility that referral fees, in squeezing down on the profitability of work for solicitors (or other legal service providers), may increase the incentive towards lower quality referred to in the second paragraph. (wordpress.com)
  • A referral is made when the referring provider wants to turn the management of the patient over to the referred-to provider, at least for the current complaint. (studypool.com)
  • The standard referral procedure is not appropriate where disclosure of the identity of the agency to which the referral would be made could harm an interest protected by an applicable exemption, such as the exemptions that protect personal privacy or national security interests. (cornell.edu)
  • Referrals made to other professionals or appropriate agencies for those who require further assistance (i.e. medical, financial, psychiatric, legal, etc. (tyndale.ca)
  • A referral to CSC was not made, although the family's usual GP was notified. (scie.org.uk)
  • Medical Consultations Made Easy! (csasmartgroup.com)
  • Changes to the Handbook can be made without referral to AHMAC, but will be made in consultation with the Delegates, and/or the Advisory Committees for Medicines and/or Chemicals Scheduling There may also be a public consultation depending on the significance of the change. (tga.gov.au)
  • Ms. Perez has been referred to Ms. Wilson FNP-C,APRN, MSN for consultation regarding eczema unresponsive to treatment in the past six months. (studypool.com)
  • The purpose of the referral of Ms. Perez to Ms. Wilson FNP-C, APRN, and MSN is for consultation in regards to eczema unresponsive to treatment for the past six months. (studypool.com)
  • With that in mind, and recognising that we should locate referral fees in a wider context, I would like to see a stronger and more direct focus on quality in any regulatory regime for referral fees and make some suggestions in that regard towards the end of this response. (wordpress.com)
  • Providers may also make referrals through contacting the program. (bmc.org)
  • In any event my own client satisfaction work (with Sherr and Paterson and also for BIS more recently on tribunal claims) suggests that clients who are referred regard that referral as a recommendation and are more likely - as a result - to perceive the quality of the work as being higher (i.e. the likelihood is that the referral itself has some impact on perceptions of quality). (wordpress.com)
  • Factors to consider are the extent of recorded referrals and the likelihood of a subsequent cancer diagnosis. (bjgp.org)