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Health Promotion and Ill-health prevention: the role of General Practice

Peckham, Stephen, Hann, A., Boyce, T. (2011) Health Promotion and Ill-health prevention: the role of General Practice. Quality in Primary Care, 19 (5). pp. 317-323. ISSN 1479-1072. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:29791)

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Abstract

Background This paper reports on research

in general practice and examines the health promotion

Methods Literature review of health promotion

childhood immunisation, coronary heart disease

on interviews with practice and public health staff.

teams have a crucial role in promoting health

ideal opportunity for preventing illness and disease

prevention. Many GPs state they lack the skills

Conclusions Issues, such as GP commissioning,

ill-health prevention. The evidence base is growing

need to work together to improve this.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled keywords: general practice, health promotion, public health
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General) > R729 Types of medical practice > R729.5.G4 General practice
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Centre for Health Services Studies
Depositing User: Tony Rees
Date Deposited: 04 Jul 2012 14:57 UTC
Last Modified: 29 May 2019 09:04 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/29791 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Peckham, Stephen: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7002-2614
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