Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
The Evolution of British General Practice, 1850–1948 - Oxford Scholarship Online
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

The Evolution of British General Practice, 1850–1948

Anne Digby


This is a major new study of the formative period in the development of modern general practice in the UK. Drawing upon an impressive range of hitherto unused archival material, the book analyses the important changes and developments in primary health care in the century before the creation of the National Health Service in 1948.

Keywords: general practice, National Health Service, primary health care, United Kingdom, 1948

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1999 Print ISBN-13: 9780198205135
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205135.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Anne Digby, author
Oxford Brookes University