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The European Definition of General Practice/Family Medicine 2011

Author: Evans, Philip Dr. (ed.);WONCA Europe

Publication Year: 2011


1. Introductions
2. The New Definitions and Competencies Statements
3. Explanatory notes - rationale and academic review
new definitions
4. Explanatory notes - rationale and academic review
core competencies
5. Appendices
Appendix 1 - Leeuwenhorst, WONCA and Olesen definitions
Appendix 2 - Acknowledgements
Appendix 3 - English Language definitions


Revision of 2002's European Definitions of the Key Features of the Discipline of General Practice, the Role of the General Practitioner and a description of the Core Competencies of the General Practitioner/Family Physician. Revised in 2011 by a Commission of the WONCA European Council led by Dr. Ernesto Mola and Dr. Tina Eriksson.

Format Download
Keywords guidelines, general practice
Publisher WONCA
Classification general practice
Edition 3rd
Pages 33
Categories: Reports
External Link
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