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Stratification of inflammatory bowel disease outpatients by disease activity and risk of complications to guide out-of-hospital monitoring: a patient-centred quality improvement project
  1. Rishi K Fofaria1,
  2. Susan Barber2,
  3. Yewande Adeleke2,
  4. Tom Woodcock2,
  5. Nikolaos Kamperidis1,
  6. Alaa Mohamed1,
  7. Ravi Misra1,
  8. Ajit Shah3,
  9. Susan Bailey-Fee4,
  10. Howard Bluston4,
  11. Denise Robinson1,
  12. Tracey Tyrrell1,
  13. Naila Arebi1
  1. 1St Mark's Hospital, London, UK
  2. 2NIHR Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care for Northwest London, London, UK
  3. 3NHS Brent Clinical Commissioning Group, Wembley, London, UK
  4. 4Patient Panel, St Mark's Hospital, London, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Rishi K Fofaria; rishi.fofaria{at}nhs.net

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  • Contributors NA conceived the initial design for the study and chaired weekly project meetings with guidance from SB and YA. RKF, NK, AM, AS, SBF, HB, DR and TT helped codesign and implement the interventions with RKF, AM, NK and RM responsible for data collection and analysis. Senior quality improvement and data analysis expertise was provided by SB, YA and TW. All authors critically revised the manuscript and gave their approval for publication.

  • Funding This work was supported by a service improvement grant (IP103) awarded by the National Institute for Health Research Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care for Northwest London (NIHR CLAHRC NWL).

  • Disclaimer The views expressed in this article are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR, or the Department of Health and Social Care.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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  • Contributors NA conceived the initial design for the study and chaired weekly project meetings with guidance from SB and YA. RKF, NK, AM, AS, SBF, HB, DR and TT helped codesign and implement the interventions with RKF, AM, NK and RM responsible for data collection and analysis. Senior quality improvement and data analysis expertise was provided by SB, YA and TW. All authors critically revised the manuscript and gave their approval for publication.

  • Funding This work was supported by a service improvement grant (IP103) awarded by the National Institute for Health Research Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care for Northwest London (NIHR CLAHRC NWL).

  • Disclaimer The views expressed in this article are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR, or the Department of Health and Social Care.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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