Resources

Information, research and publications related to Physician Associates.

Useful web links:

The Faculty of Physician Associates at the Royal College of Physicians (FPARCP):
http://www.fparcp.co.uk/

Health Education England – Physician Associates:
https://heeoe.hee.nhs.uk/physician_associates

Health Careers:
https://www.healthcareers.nhs.uk/explore-roles/physician-associateassistant/physician-associate

The British Medical Association:
https://www.bma.org.uk/collective-voice/policy-and-research/education-training-and-workforce/physician-associates-in-the-uk

Future Hospitals Programme case studies on Physician Associates:
https://www.rcplondon.ac.uk/projects/outputs/your-stories-developing-workforce

 

Research:

Farmer J, Currie M, Hyman J, West C, Arnott N. Evaluation of physician assistants in National Health Service Scotland. Scottish Medical Journal. 2011 Aug;56(3):130-4. doi: 10.1258/smj.2011.011109

http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1258/smj.2011.011109

 

Frossard LA, Liebich G, Hooker RS, Brooks PM, Robinson L. Introducing physician assistants into new roles: international experiences. Medical Journal of Australia. 2008 Feb 18;188(4):199-201

http://search.proquest.com/openview/f4926f8a7a9d7f02e63b841b2142db2e/1?pq-origsite=gscholar&cbl=40810

 

Buchan J, O’May F, Ball J. New role, new country: introducing US physician assistants to Scotland. Human Resources for Health. 2007 5:13. doi: 10.1186/1478-4491-5-13

https://human-resources-health.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1478-4491-5-13

 

Laurant M, Harmsen M, Wollersheim H, Grol R, Faber M, Sibbald B. The impact of non-physician clinicians: do they improve the quality and cost-effectiveness of health care services? Medical Care Research and Review. 2009 Dec;66(6 Suppl):36S-89S. doi: 10.1177/1077558709346277

http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/1077558709346277

 

Althausen PL, Shannon S, Owens B, Coll D, Cvitash M, Lu M, Oʼmara TJ, Bray TJ. Impact of hospital-employed physician assistants on a level II community-based orthopaedic trauma system. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. 2013 Apr;27(4):e87-91. doi: 10.1097/BOT.0b013e3182647f29

http://journals.lww.com/jorthotrauma/Abstract/2016/12001/Impact_of_Hospital_Employed_Physician_Assistants.9.aspx

Jeanmonod R, Delcollo J, Jeanmonod D, Dombchewsky O, Reiter M. Comparison of resident and mid-level provider productivity and patient satisfaction in an emergency department fast track. Emergency Medicine Journal. 2013 30(1):e12. doi: 10.1136/emermed-2011-200572

http://emj.bmj.com/content/30/1/e12.short

 

Hamden K, Jeanmonod D, Gualtieri D, Jeanmonod R. Comparison of resident and mid-level provider productivity in a high-acuity emergency department setting. Emergency Medicine Journal. 2014 Mar;31(3):216-9. doi: 10.1136/emermed-2012-201904

http://emj.bmj.com/content/early/2013/01/28/emermed-2012-201904.short

 

Stahlfeld KR, Robinson JM, Burton EC. What do physician extenders in a general surgery residency really do? Journal of Surgical Education. 2008 65:354-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2008.06.002

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1931720408001451

 

White H & Round JC. Introducing physician assistants into an intensive care unit: process, problems, impact and recommendations. Clinical Medicine 2013, 13: 15–18

http://www.clinmed.rcpjournal.org/content/13/1/15.short

 

Williams L and Ritsema T. Satisfaction of Doctors with the Physician Associate Role. Clinical Medicine. 2014 Apr;14(2):113-6. doi: 10.7861/clinmedicine.14-2-113

http://www.clinmed.rcpjournal.org/content/14/2/113.short

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