Guidelines for people not for diseases: the challenges of applying UK clinical guidelines to people with multimorbidity.

Vivian Vivian Benítez Hidalgo última modificación 16/07/2013 11:00

Currently one of the major challenges facing clinical guidelines is multimorbidity. Current guidelines are not designed to consider the cumulative impact of treatment recommendations on people with several conditions, nor to allow comparison of relative benefits or risks. This is despite the fact that multimorbidity is a common phenomenon.

Hughes LD, McMurdo ME, Guthrie B. Guidelines for people not for diseases: the challenges of applying UK clinical guidelines to people with multimorbidity. Age Ageing. Jan 2013;42(1):62-69.


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Hughes LD, McMurdo ME, Guthrie B.

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