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Professor Chris J SalisburyMB,ChB(Bristol), MSc(Lond), DRCOG, FRCGP, MD

Professor in Primary Health Care

Chris Salisbury

Professor Chris J SalisburyMB,ChB(Bristol), MSc(Lond), DRCOG, FRCGP, MD

Professor in Primary Health Care

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Research interests

My research interests relate to how best to provide primary health care, and the implications of new models of organisation on the core values of general practice such as first contact care, generalism, continuity of care, and the doctor-patient relationship.

My work has included studies of GP out-of-hours care, NHS Walk-in Centres, GPs with specialist interests, the expanding role of nurse practitioners, and evaluations of the Advanced Access initiative and PhysioDirect services. I am currently leading a 5 year NIHR funded programme of research on the role of telehealth in supporting people with long term conditions (the 'Healthlines' trial), several projects relating to people with multiple co-existing health problems (multimorbidity), and a study on the potential of alternatives to face to face consultations in general practice through greater use of email, internet video and telephone.

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Postal address:
Canynge Hall
39 Whatley Road
Bristol
United Kingdom