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Primary care postgraduate training programs began to appear in the 1970s. Where did they come from? What factors contributed to their growth? How was the nature of individual programs shaped by community and institutional factors? An analysis of these issues should enable us to gain a clearer appreciation of the goals, structure, accomplishments, and future of current primary care training programs.
This book grew out of an evaluation of four primary care programs affiliated with the University of Rochester. The first chapter provides an historical perspective of the growth of primary care within the framework of American medicine. The second
The Training of Primary Physicians.. Ann Intern Med. ;106:177. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-106-1-177_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1987;106(1):177.
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