The Patient Requests Form: a way of measuring what patients want from their general practitioner.

@article{Valori1996ThePR,
  title={The Patient Requests Form: a way of measuring what patients want from their general practitioner.},
  author={Roland M. Valori and Maria Woloshynowych and Nicholas G. Bellenger and Varuna Aluvihare and Peter Salmon},
  journal={Journal of psychosomatic research},
  year={1996},
  volume={40 1},
  pages={87-94}
}
A consumer-oriented approach to the delivery of health care and an understanding of the processes that influence clinical management decisions require the measurement of what patients seek when they consult their doctor. The present study completed the development of an instrument (the Patient Requests Form) that can quantify the intentions of patients attending their general practitioner. The Patient Requests Form was completed by 410 patients attending two general practices: one in an inner… CONTINUE READING