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Investigating the contribution of physician associates (PAs) to secondary care in England: a mixed methods study

Project title: Investigating the contribution of physician associates (PAs) to secondary care in England: a mixed methods study

Call to action: 14/19 14/19 HS&DR Follow-on Studies

Research type: Primary Research

Chief investigator: Professor Vari DrennanORCID logo

Lead Author: Professor Vari DrennanORCID logo

Contractor: Kingston University

Cost: £483,779.00

Co-investigators: Dr Mary HalterORCID logo, Emeritus Professor Jonathan GabeORCID logo, Mr James EnnisORCID logo, Mr Robert Grant, Ms Sally BrearleyORCID logo, Professor Heather GageORCID logo, Professor Jim ParleORCID logo, Professor Philip Begg, Professor Simon de LusignanORCID logo.

Started: October 2015 | Status: Published June 2019

PROSPERO registration: CRD42016032895

Physician associates positively contributed to the medical and surgical team, patient experience and flow, to supporting the clinical teams' workload and have potential to add further with expansion of their role.

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