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Table 2 Summary of analyses

From: Nurses joining family doctors in primary care practices: perceptions of patients with multimorbidity

Themes Sub-Themes
Expectations of improved primary care practices Accessibility
  Continuity
  Better follow-up
  Complementarity
  Fear of limited access to one's doctor
Dual views of the nurse's role and competency Traditional nurse's role
  Broader nurse's role
  Nurse's competency questioned
Conditions for the successful involvement of nurses in primary care practices Nurse-doctor communication
  Demonstrated nurse's expertise
  Continuous medical education
  Stability of professionals
  Use of care protocols by nurses