follow-up outpatient

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follow-up outpatient

A UK (Scottish) term of art for an outpatient so designated on his/her 2nd and subsequent attendances after an outpatient referral; or his/her 1st and subsequent attendances after an inpatient/day-case episode.
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99201: new outpatient, level 1 visit with 99211: return outpatient, level 1 visit) and calculated the median visit level in each study period.
whether GPs can do some follow-up appointments rather than patients having return outpatients appointments.