Audit of preventive activities in 16 inner London practices using a validated measure of patient population, the 'active patient' denominator. Healthy Eastenders Project.

@article{Robson1995AuditOP,
  title={Audit of preventive activities in 16 inner London practices using a validated measure of patient population, the 'active patient' denominator. Healthy Eastenders Project.},
  author={John P Robson and M. E. Falshaw},
  journal={The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners},
  year={1995},
  volume={45 398},
  pages={
          463-6
        }
}
BACKGROUND Reliable comparison of the results of audit between general practices and over time requires standard definitions of numerators and denominators. This is particularly relevant in areas of high population turnover and practice list inflation. Without simple validation to remove supernumeraries, population coverage and professional activity may be underestimated. AIM This audit study aimed to define a standard denominator, the 'active patient' denominator, to enable comparison of… CONTINUE READING