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Table 1 Number of patients visiting Primary Care Plus for the different medical specialties (N = 10,029)

From: Reorganising dermatology care: predictors of the substitution of secondary care with primary care

Medical specialty Number of patients
% (N)
Start in PC+
Dermatology 29.4% (2952) January 2015
Orthopaedics 17.0% (1708) January 2015
Internal medicine 2.9% (291) January 2015
Neurology 6.4% (638) January 2015
Otolaryngology 18.1% (1815) January 2015
Ophthalmology 10.4% (1044) January 2015
Rheumatology 5.6% (559) January 2015
Paediatrics 0.5% (50) November 2015
Gynaecology 6.6% (659) December 2015
Urology 1.5% (149) March 2016
Back pain consultation facility 1.6% (163) November 2016