GP frustrations: How Australia compares

AUSTRALIAN GPs are struggling with the increased demands of chronic care in an ageing population, a new report shows. 

Of particular concern are palliative care, dementia and e-health.

But the comparative study of 10 industrialised countries shows Australian GPs are not alone – doctors throughout the world share similar concerns. 

Here are the key results from Australian GPs:

  • 85% feel their practice is well prepared to manage patients with multiple chronic conditions.
  • 48% and 46%