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Published: 23 April 2008

184 Pages | 5 b/w line drawings

ISBN: 9780199214501

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From General Practice to Primary Care

The Industrialization of Family Medicine

Steve Iliffe

  • A controversial book that offers a critique of the UK's National Health Service
  • Contains a historical perspective on recent changes to the UK NHS
  • Draws on sociological, economic, political and psychological sources to tell its story
  • Although focused around changes in the UK, the themes have relevance for countries with a similar gatekeeper role, and where primary care is under threat

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