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Coordination of care is essential for managing multimorbidity

Dr David Kernick reviews NICE Guideline 56 on multimorbidity, and identifies the key recommendations for managing people with multiple chronic conditions in primary care

Dr David Kernick GP, Exeter Member of the guideline development group for NG56

Published online: 04 May 2017

Read this article to learn more about:

  • identifying problematic multimorbidity in an individual
  • how to tackle treatment burden due to polypharmacy
  • developing an individualised management plan that accounts for multimorbidity.

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