Continuity and trust in primary care: a qualitative study informed by game theory

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  • Carolyn Tarrant
  • Mary Dixon-Woods
  • Andrew M Colman
  • Tim Stokes

Colleges, School and Institutes


The relationship between continuity of care and patient trust in primary care is not fully understood. We report an empirical investigation, informed by game theory, of patients' accounts of their trust in general practitioners (GPs).


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)440-6
Number of pages7
JournalAnnals of family medicine
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2010