The effect of an active implementation of a disease management programme for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on healthcare utilization - a cluster-randomised controlled trial

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BACKGROUND The growing population living with chronic conditions calls for efficient healthcare-planning and effective care. Implementing disease-management-programmes is one option for responding to this demand. Knowledge is scarce about the effect of implementation processes and their effect on patients; only few studies have reported the effectiveness of… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1472-6963-13-385

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@inproceedings{Smidth2013TheEO, title={The effect of an active implementation of a disease management programme for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on healthcare utilization - a cluster-randomised controlled trial}, author={Margrethe Smidth and Morten Christensen and Morten Fenger-Gr\on and Frede Olesen and Peter Vedsted}, booktitle={BMC health services research}, year={2013} }