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A comprehensive evaluation of the impact of telemonitoring in patients with long-term conditions and social care needs: protocol for the whole systems demonstrator cluster randomised trial

Peter Bower1, Martin Cartwright2, Shashivadan P Hirani2, James Barlow3, Jane Hendy3, Martin Knapp45, Catherine Henderson4, Anne Rogers1, Caroline Sanders1, Martin Bardsley6, Adam Steventon6, Raymond Fitzpatrick7, Helen Doll7 and Stanton Newman2*

Author Affiliations

1 Health Sciences Research Group, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK

2 School of Community and Health Sciences, City University, London, UK

3 Imperial College Business School, Imperial College London, London, UK

4 Personal Social Services Research Unit (PSSRU), London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK

5 Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London, London, UK

6 Nuffield Trust, London, UK

7 Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

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BMC Health Services Research 2011, 11:184  doi:10.1186/1472-6963-11-184

Published: 5 August 2011

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Additional file 1:

Assessment instruments. List of assessment instruments used in Theme 2 and 3.

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Additional file 2:

Original trial design. A figure showing the original design of the trial.

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