Guidelines for the implementation of prevention in the general practice setting


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3.2 An overview of the PRACTICE framework 
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In Chapter 4, we use the PRACTICE framework as an example. This framework has the advantage of incorporating elements of other frameworks where those elements are supported by good evidence.9,102,103,111,112

Table 2 provides an overview of the PRACTICE components.

Table 2. PRACTICE components102

Components

Issue

P

Principles

What underpins the process?

R

Receptive

What’s in it for me (patients and practice)?

A

Ability and capacity

Can I do it?

C

Coordination

Who will organise it?

T

Targeted

Who needs it?

I

Iterative cycles

How can I ensure that it happens?

C

Collaboration

Who can help me?

E

Effectiveness and efficiency

What works to put it in to practice?
How can I make it a part of the routine?

Reproduced from Litt J, Weingarten MA. Putting prevention into practice: How can you do it ethically, effectively and efficiently? Primary Care (Switzerland) 2010;10(14):266–67. Reproduced under Creative Commons Open Access licence
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