General Practice and Chronic disease

Chronic Disease Management in General Practice involves appropriate prevention, early identification and best practice management strategies. General practitioners and their staff are usually the first point of contact in the health system and play a key role in the primary intervention, prevention, diagnosis and management of chronic. Preventive health assessment items were found to be undersubscribed, ranging from 6 – 20% in eligible patients. A recent survey was conducted to provide baseline data on chronic disease management (CDM). This survey included primary care physicians in 11 countries thus allowing international comparisons. About 63% of general practitioners reported significant changes that are required to make chronic disease management work better. In the study conducted by health authorities, the percentage of people suffering from long-term health conditions were as follows, 14.8% suffering with arthritis, 13.6% with mental and behavioural conditions, 10.2% with asthma, 4.7% with heart diseases. Some estimates suggest that the cost of potentially preventable hospital admissions from chronic disease is $2 billion each year. The analysis of 11,103 patients with asthma in the Medical Director data indicated that only 4.1 per cent had spirometry measures in 2013-14.24 similarly, for patients with COPD (3,646) only 4.6 per cent had spirometry measurements recorded. Chronic diseases are hard to cure, so it is better to prevent them when possible. To study more, visit General Practice Doctors Meet

 

  • Medically unexplained symptoms
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Assessment of Pain
  • Elderly care and Rehabilation
  • Carers

Related Conference of General Practice and Chronic disease

July 26-27, 2018

3rd World Congress on Healthcare & Health Economics

Amsterdam, Netherlands
03-05 August, 2018

International Pan Pacific Conference of ART & Perinatology

| New Delhi, India
August 21-22, 2018

World Congress & Expo on Healthcare IT

Paris, France
August 31-September 01, 2018

10th International Conference on Clinical and Medical Case Reports


Toronto | Ontario | Canada
September 17-19, 2018

8th International Conference on Epidemiology & Public Health

Holiday Inn Rome Eur Parco dei Medici, Italy
September 19-20, 2018

Annual Summit on Pain Management - Opioids Drugs

San Diego, California, USA
September 19-20, 2018

14th International Congress on Healthcare and Hospital Management

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
September 21-22, 2018

3rd World Congress on Medical Sociology & Public Health

Dallas, Texas, USA
October 18-19, 2018

Global Public Health Congress

Paris, France
October 26-27, 2018

4th World Congress on Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Boston, Massachusetts, USA
December 03-04, 2018

World Congress on Healthcare and Hospital Management

Lisbon, Portugal
Dec 03-04, 2018

European Conference on Epidemiology & Public Health

| Lisbon, Portugal
February 25-27, 2019

4th World Congress on Public Health and Nutrition

Berlin, Germany
March 25-26, 2019

4th World Congress on Holistic Medicine and Nursing Education

Orlando | Florida | USA
April 01-02, 2019

5th World Congress on Public Health, Epidemiology & Nutrition

Auckland, New Zealand
April 19-20, 2019

8th International Conference on Cosmetology & Beauty Expo

Montreal | Canada
April 25-26, 2019

6th European Epidemiology and Public Health Congress

Helsinki, Finland
April 17-18, 2019

6th International Conference on Glycobiology & Glycochemistry

Chicago, Illinois, USA
April 26-27, 2019

International Conference on Digital Health

Houston | USA
July 22-23, 2019

14thWorld Congress on Healthcare & Technologies

| London, UK
July 15-16, 2019

22nd World Congress on Pediatrics

Atlanta, USA
November 11-13, 2019

7th Epidemiology and Public Health Conference

Abu Dhabi, UAE

General Practice and Chronic disease Conference Speakers

Recommended Sessions

Related Journals

Are you interested in