TITLE

Sustainability in primary care

AUTHOR(S)
Tisi, Roger
PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
British Journal of General Practice;Oct2013, Vol. 63 Issue 615, p517
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the about that emphasizes the role of the general practitioner (GP) in providing high quality generalist personalized care that was published in the previous issue.
ACCESSION #
90496818

 

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