We looked for indirect evidence to answer the research question and found evidence that in some roles nurses may be suitable as substitutes for doctors in primary care. In particular, nurse-doctor substitution can have positive impacts on patient satisfaction; impacts on clinical outcomes were also similar or positive for nurse-led care versus doctor-led care.
|Publisher||NIHR Applied Research Collaboration West|
|Publication status||Published - 6 Apr 2020|
- NIHR ARC West