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Primary health care and people with an intellectual disability: the evidence base

Lennox, N. G. and Kerr, Michael Patrick 1997. Primary health care and people with an intellectual disability: the evidence base. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research 41 (5) , pp. 365-372. 10.1111/j.1365-2788.1997.tb00723.x

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There is growing awareness of the importance of evidence-based medicine in guiding health care delivery. This paper reviews the evidence pertinent to the delivery of primary health care to people with an intellectual disability. Research concerning issues of health status, specialist knowledge of health care, and barriers and solutions to health care delivery for people with an intellectual disability is presented and discussed. Recommendations for future evidence-based research are made, including suggested areas of importance.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Medicine
MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics (CNGG)
Subjects: R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC0321 Neuroscience. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing
ISSN: 0964-2633
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2017 08:38

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