‘You know where we are if you need us.’ The role of primary care in supporting patients following pancreaticoduodenectomy for cancer: a qualitative study
Author(s): Taylor AK; School of Medicine, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Leeds; Kausar A & Chang D; Department of General Surgery, Royal Blackburn Hospital et al.
Source: BJGP open, 2022 Apr 06.
Abstract: Ten per cent of patients diagnosed with pancreatic cancer undergo pancreaticoduodenectomy. It is known that these patients have unmet psychological support needs, and GPs are key in enabling effective coordination of care for people living with life-shortening conditions.
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