PATRON Primary Care Research Data Repository
datasetposted on 31.01.2019 by DOUGLAS BOYLE, LENA SANCI, JON EMERY, JANE GUNN, JANE HOCKING, JO-ANNE MANSKI-NANKERVIS, RACHEL CANAWAY
Datasets usually provide raw data for analysis. This raw data often comes in spreadsheet form, but can be any collection of data, on which analysis can be performed.
PATRON is a human ethics approved program of research incorporating an enduring de-identified repository of Primary Care data facilitating research and knowledge generation.
PATRON is a part of the 'Data for Decisions' initiative of the Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne.
'Data for Decisions' is a research initiative in partnership with general practices. It is an exciting undertaking that makes possible primary care research projects to increase knowledge and improve healthcare practices and policy.
Principal Researcher: Jon Emery
Data Custodian: Lena Sanci
Data Steward: Douglas Boyle
Manager: Rachel Canaway
More information about Data for Decisions and utilising PATRON data is available from the Data for Decisions website.