ERIC Number: ED095779
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
The Education of Physicians for Primary Care.
Alpert, Joel J; Charney, Evan
This monograph reviews educational programs designed to prepare physicians to practice primary care, with particular attention to historical influences that underlie the development of these programs and recommends specific action to improve the quality of that preparation. Emphasis is placed on the problems of primary care, history of education for primary care, undergraduate programs, graduate education programs, and the elements of a successful program. (MJM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Health Resources Administration (DHEW/PHS), Bethesda, MD. Bureau of Health Services Research.