Sian Rouse-Watson

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Introduction. Most Australians are dependent on their cars for mobility, thus relinquishing driving licences for medical reasons poses challenges. Aims. To investigate how general practitioners (GPs) recognise and manage patients' fitness to drive, GPs' attitudes and beliefs about their role as assessors, and GPs' experiences in assessing and reporting to(More)
BACKGROUND General practitioners have expressed concern about their ability to assess patients' driving fitness. This study explores GP perspectives regarding assessing fitness to drive in older and functionally impaired patients. METHODS We held face-to-face interviews with seven metropolitan GPs and a focus group with nine rural GPs. Data were analysed(More)
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