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ERIC Number: ED178079
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Primary Health Care.
Lauffer, Sandra, Ed.
Development Communication Report, n27 Jul 1979
This report contains 13 articles and book/film reviews on various topics related to the diffusion of health care information in developing countries; beginning with two articles which define primary health care, and suggest principles related to the community, communication, and the health practitioner upon which primary health care should be based. Other articles deal with the importance of the paraprofessional role, community participation, and preventive measures; Nicaragua's Rural Health Community Action Program (PRACS); Project Piaxtla, Mexico's health care network run by farm people; community and adult education in developing countries; and self-instructional health teaching modules for use in Africa. (CMV)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Agency for International Development (Dept. of State), Washington, DC. Clearinghouse on Development Communication.
Identifiers: Africa; Mexico; Nicaragua