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Time to GRASP Heart Failure in primary care

Publication date: Saturday, 08 June 2013

Since the introduction of the Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF), GPs have been incentivised to keep a register of patients diagnosed with heart failure (HF). Such registers are only effective if they are audited regularly, since they are likely to contain errors and omissions. GRASP-HF is a new tool designed to help busy practices achieve a systematic approach to the identification, diagnosis and management of patients with HF.

Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 7 Number 1 Jan-Feb-Mar 2014
Print edition page(s): 07

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