Contemporary Primary Care: The Challenges of Change / Edition 1

Contemporary Primary Care: The Challenges of Change / Edition 1

by Tovey
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780335200092
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
03/28/2000
Pages:
204
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents

Notes on contributorsvii
Acknowledgementsix
List of abbreviationsxi
Introduction1
Part 1Challenges of context and organization
1Vision and change in primary care: past, present and future9
2The changing character of service provision26
3The changing nature of primary health care teams and interprofessional relationships43
Part 2Challenges of practice
4Commissioning services for older people: make haste slowly?63
5Disability: from medical needs to social rights82
6The new genetics and general practice: revolution or continuity?97
7Socio-economic inequality: beyond the inverse care law108
Part 3Challenges of research
8Locality planning and research evidence: using primary care data131
9Counselling: researching an evidence base for practice152
10Complementary medicine and primary care: towards a grassroots focus167
Postscript183
Index185

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