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General Practice under the National Health Service, 1948–1997The First Fifty Years$
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Irvine Loudon, John Horder, and Charles Webster

Print publication date: 1998

Print ISBN-13: 9780198206750

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206750.001.0001

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Some Aspects of Clinical Care in General Practice

Some Aspects of Clinical Care in General Practice

(p.92) 4 Some Aspects of Clinical Care in General Practice
General Practice under the National Health Service, 1948–1997

Irvine Loudon

Mark Drury

Oxford University Press

This chapter discusses the ways clinical care in general practice has changed since the National Health Service started, as well as the factors that contributed to this change. Some of the factors discussed in this chapter are the changes in the patterns of illness, midwifery, the revolution of therapy, the diabetes and the diabetic clinics, and the general practitioner and the hospital.

Keywords:   clinical care, general practice, National Health Service, illness, midwifery, therapy, diabetes, diabetic clinics, hospital, general practitioner

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