By the same authors

From the same journal

Recorded quality of primary care for patients with diabetes in England before and after the introduction of a financial incentive scheme: a longitudinal observational study

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Published copy (DOI)


  • Evangelos Kontopantelis
  • David Reeves
  • Jose M Valderas
  • Stephen Campbell
  • Timothy Doran


Publication details

JournalBMJ Quality & Safety
DatePublished - 22 Aug 2013
Issue number1
Number of pages12
Pages (from-to)53-64
Original languageEnglish


The UK's Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF) was introduced in 2004/5, linking remuneration for general practices to recorded quality of care for chronic conditions, including diabetes mellitus. We assessed the effect of the incentives on recorded quality of care for diabetes patients and its variation by patient and practice characteristics.

Discover related content

Find related publications, people, projects, datasets and more using interactive charts.

View graph of relations