Access to primary healthcare for people with learning disabilities
Dave Atkinson Independent consultant nurse
It is well established that people with learning disabilities experience premature mortality, have more long-term conditions than the general population and are exposed to well-known determinants of health inequalities. Yet their access to primary healthcare can be problematic.
Learning Disability Practice. 21, 3, 11-11. doi: 10.7748/ldp.21.3.11.s9