Current practice in the referral of individuals with suspected dementia for neuroimaging by general practitioners in Ireland and Wales

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/605495
Title:
Current practice in the referral of individuals with suspected dementia for neuroimaging by general practitioners in Ireland and Wales
Authors:
Ciblis, Aurelia S.; Butler, Marie-Louise; Quinn, Catherine; Clare, Linda; Bokde, Arun L. W.; Mullins, Paul G.; McNulty, Jonathan P.
Citation:
Current Practice in the Referral of Individuals with Suspected Dementia for Neuroimaging by General Practitioners in Ireland and Wales 2016, 11 (3):e0151793 PLOS ONE
Journal:
PLOS ONE
Issue Date:
23-Mar-2016
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/605495
DOI:
10.1371/journal.pone.0151793
Additional Links:
http://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0151793
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Description:
While early diagnosis of dementia is important, the question arises whether general practitioners (GPs) should engage in direct referrals. The current study investigated current referral practices for neuroimaging in dementia, access to imaging modalities and investigated related GP training in Ireland and North Wales.
Keywords:
GENERAL PRACTICE; DEMENTIA; SCREENING
ISSN:
1932-6203

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorCiblis, Aurelia S.en
dc.contributor.authorButler, Marie-Louiseen
dc.contributor.authorQuinn, Catherineen
dc.contributor.authorClare, Lindaen
dc.contributor.authorBokde, Arun L. W.en
dc.contributor.authorMullins, Paul G.en
dc.contributor.authorMcNulty, Jonathan P.en
dc.date.accessioned2016-04-15T14:44:04Zen
dc.date.available2016-04-15T14:44:04Zen
dc.date.issued2016-03-23en
dc.identifier.citationCurrent Practice in the Referral of Individuals with Suspected Dementia for Neuroimaging by General Practitioners in Ireland and Wales 2016, 11 (3):e0151793 PLOS ONEen
dc.identifier.issn1932-6203en
dc.identifier.doi10.1371/journal.pone.0151793en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/605495en
dc.descriptionWhile early diagnosis of dementia is important, the question arises whether general practitioners (GPs) should engage in direct referrals. The current study investigated current referral practices for neuroimaging in dementia, access to imaging modalities and investigated related GP training in Ireland and North Wales.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.relation.urlhttp://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0151793en
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to PLOS ONEen
dc.subjectGENERAL PRACTICEen
dc.subjectDEMENTIAen
dc.subjectSCREENINGen
dc.titleCurrent practice in the referral of individuals with suspected dementia for neuroimaging by general practitioners in Ireland and Walesen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalPLOS ONEen
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