The FRONTIER study teams realist synthesis investigating the first contact physiotherapy (FCP) role for musculoskeletal conditions in primary care is now underway.
The protocol is available on PROSPERO: https://www.crd.york.ac.uk/prospero/display_record.php?RecordID=104939
The FRONTIER survey about First Contact Physiotherapy (FCP) service provision across the UK has now been completed. Look out for the FRONTIER study team disseminating the findings in the near future!
The FRONTIER survey about First Contact Physiotherapy (FCP) service provision across the UK is closing soon. We have had a fantastic response so far – thank you to all those who have taken the time to complete this!
If you haven’t yet completed the FCP survey and wanted to add your response, there is a short time left to do so via this link: https://bristol.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0eQOcAZc5xpHqRv
The FRONTIER survey about First Contact Physiotherapy (FCP) service provision across the UK is now live. This short survey is aimed at FCPs and those involved in FCP service provision and can be accessed here: https://bristol.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0eQOcAZc5xpHqRv
We will soon be launching our FRONTIER survey to find out more about FCP services in the UK. A link will soon appear here and via our Twitter account.
The FRONTIER team will conduct a realist review to investigate how FCP may work, in what circumstance, for whom and how. An outline of our protocol is available on the PROSPERO website here
FRONTIER commences on September 1st 2018. In our first work-package we will conduct a nationwide survey on FCP provision. We will be targeting CCGs, FCP providers, service managers and practitioners.
If you receive a request for information we’d be very grateful if you would complete the survey. A link will also appear here once the survey is active.
This information will enable us to understand the range of FCP service provision across the UK to inform subsequent work-packages.