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Engaging primary care practitioners in quality improvement: making explicit the program theory of an interprofessional education intervention

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Health Services Research, March 2013
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (77th percentile)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (66th percentile)

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Title
Engaging primary care practitioners in quality improvement: making explicit the program theory of an interprofessional education intervention
Published in
BMC Health Services Research, March 2013
DOI 10.1186/1472-6963-13-106
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Authors

Brigitte Vachon, Bruno Désorcy, Michel Camirand, Jean Rodrigue, Louise Quesnel, Claude Guimond, Martin Labelle, Johanne Fournier, Jeremy Grimshaw

Abstract

The scientific literature continues to advocate interprofessional collaboration (IPC) as a key component of primary care. It is recommended that primary care groups be created and configured to meet the healthcare needs of the patient population, as defined by patient demographics and other data analyses related to the health of the population being served. It is further recommended that the improvement of primary care services be supported by the delivery of feedback and performance measurements. This paper describes the theory underlying an interprofessional educational intervention developed in Quebec's Montérégie region (Canada) for the purpose of improving chronic disease management in primary care. The objectives of this study were to explain explicitly the theory underlying this intervention, to describe its components in detail and to assess the intervention's feasibility and acceptability.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 2 1%
Indonesia 1 <1%
Portugal 1 <1%
India 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
Unknown 154 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 30 19%
Student > Ph. D. Student 22 14%
Researcher 21 13%
Student > Doctoral Student 12 8%
Student > Bachelor 12 8%
Other 46 29%
Unknown 17 11%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 47 29%
Nursing and Health Professions 28 18%
Social Sciences 20 13%
Psychology 9 6%
Business, Management and Accounting 6 4%
Other 25 16%
Unknown 25 16%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 6. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 02 March 2017.
All research outputs
#5,022,697
of 21,344,814 outputs
Outputs from BMC Health Services Research
#2,152
of 7,103 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#38,599
of 173,665 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Health Services Research
#4
of 9 outputs
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