Virtual outreach: a randomised controlled trial and economic evaluation of joint teleconferenced medical consultations.

@article{Wallace2004VirtualOA,
  title={Virtual outreach: a randomised controlled trial and economic evaluation of joint teleconferenced medical consultations.},
  author={Paul George Wallace and Jenny Barber and Warren Clayton and Rosemary Currell and Kelly Fleming and Paul Garner and Andy Haines and Ruth Harrison and Paul Brian Jacklin and Carmen Jarrett and Rohan Jayasuriya and Lynsey Lewis and Sophie Parker and Jordan Roberts and Sibi Thompson and Paul Wainwright},
  journal={Health technology assessment},
  year={2004},
  volume={8 50},
  pages={1-106, iii-iv}
}
OBJECTIVES To test the hypotheses that virtual outreach would reduce offers of hospital follow-up appointments and reduce numbers of medical interventions and investigations, reduce numbers of contacts with the health care system, have a positive impact on patient satisfaction and enablement, and lead to improvements in patient health status. To perform an… CONTINUE READING