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General Practitioner Education : UK and Nordic Perspectives - Martin Lawrence

General Practitioner Education : UK and Nordic Perspectives

By: Martin Lawrence (Editor), Peter Pritchard (Editor)

Paperback ISBN: 9783540197416
Number Of Pages: 176

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A workshop to look at strategies, methods of implementation and evaluation of vocational training and Continuing Medical Education in General Practice was held in June 1990 in London. This text represents papers written by contributors to the workshop and pre-circulated papers which describe health systems and educational realities in six countries: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden and the UK. The first part of the books compares the structure care systems and General Practice education in the UK and Nordic countries. The second part reviews teaching under five headings, each introduced by a brief commmentary highlighting the main issues and indicating the consensus view. Of particular note is the last chapter which presents demography and health service organization, arrangements for General Practice and primary health care, vocational (specialists) training of GPs, and continuing medical education for each of the six countries.

Strategies for vocational training; strategies for continuing education; implementing postgraduate teaching programmes; teaching methods for general practice; assessment of training programmes; learning from each other; health services and general practice in five Nordic countries and the United Kingdom.

ISBN: 9783540197416
ISBN-10: 3540197419
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 176
Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg Gmbh & Co. Kg
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.41 x 16.99  x 1.04
Weight (kg): 0.31