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Should the Quality and Outcomes Framework be abolished? No

By A. Niroshan Siriwardena

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Head to Head: Steve Gillam (doi:10.1136/bmj.c2710) argues that the general practice pay for performance scheme is not good value for money, but Niroshan Siriwardena (doi:10.1136/bmj.c2794) believes it needs to be improved not remove

Topics: A300 Clinical Medicine
Publisher: BMJ Publishing
Year: 2010
DOI identifier: 10.1136/bmj.c2794
OAI identifier: oai:eprints.lincoln.ac.uk:2619

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