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Sharing the tools of primary care.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7885598     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Emphasizing community-based primary care as the dominant mode of clinical practice presents an opportunity for greater self determination among retirees, dependents, and active duty personnel. Physician certification of patients' knowledge of personal profiles, problem lists, medication lists, and plans--described as the tools of primary care--permits patient and doctor agreement on mutual agendas of prevention as well as treatment. This opening for primary care involves interaction among all three of the variables in classic medicine--doctors, illnesses, and patients.
Authors:
S L Smith
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Military medicine     Volume:  159     ISSN:  0026-4075     ISO Abbreviation:  Mil Med     Publication Date:  1994 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-04-11     Completed Date:  1995-04-11     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  2984771R     Medline TA:  Mil Med     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  690-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Primary Care and Community Medicine, Fitzsimons Army Medical Center, Aurora, CO 80045.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Female
Humans
Male
Military Personnel*
Patient Compliance
Patient Education as Topic
Primary Health Care / standards*,  trends
United States

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