Randomised controlled trial of follow up care in general practice of patients with myocardial infarction and angina: final results of the Southampton heart integrated care project (SHIP). The SHIP Collaborative Group

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Authors

  • F Bradley
  • S Sharp
  • H Smith
  • A L Kinmonth
  • D Mant

Abstract

To assess the effectiveness of a programme to coordinate and support follow up care in general practice after a hospital diagnosis of myocardial infarction or angina.

Details

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)706-11
Number of pages6
JournalBritish Medical Journal
Volume318
Issue number7185
Publication statusPublished - 13 Mar 1999

Keywords

  • Angina Pectoris, Blood Pressure, Body Mass Index, Cholesterol, Delivery of Health Care, Integrated, England, Exercise, Family Practice, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Home Care Services, Humans, Life Style, Male, Middle Aged, Myocardial Infarction, Nurse Clinicians, Program Evaluation, Quality of Life, Risk Factors, Smoking Cessation