TITLE

Effects of primary health care reform on the prescription of antibiotics

AUTHOR(S)
Juncosa, Sebastiagrave; Porta, Miguel
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
European Journal of Public Health;Mar1997, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study that assessed differences in the prescription of antibiotics between primary health centers in Spain. Reform of primary care system in the country; Estimation of degree of variability in prescription patterns within reformed and non-reformed networks; Information on drug prescription prior to primary care reform implementation.
ACCESSION #
6272088

 

Related Articles

  • Alexandra Health Centre: primary care for an impoverished black township in South Africa. Naylor, C. David; Naylor, C D // Annals of Internal Medicine;7/1/88, Vol. 109 Issue 1, p73 

    Focuses on the success of a privately organized primary care clinic known as the Alexendra Health Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa and its relations with the blacks community. Infrastructure of the health center; Support of government to the center; Factors that improved relations between...

  • DH flagship walk-in centre first to close.  // Pulse;3/17/2010, Vol. 70 Issue 9, p2 

    The article reports that one of the flagship walk-in Picadilly station centres of the National Health Service (NHS) by the British government will close after becoming the first victim of a series of Primary Care Trust (PCT) reviews to determine if they are delivering value for money.

  • Anglesea Clinic back on board.  // New Zealand Doctor;4/21/2010, p8 

    The article reports that accident and medical centre Anglesea Clinic will continue providing after hours primary care to Hamilton in New Zealand after receiving extra funding from the Waikato district health board (DHB).

  • One stop to cure all ills? Andalo, Debbie // Medeconomics;Jan2003, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p16 

    Focuses on plans of British government and prime minister Tony Blair to set up one-stop primary care centers. Benefits of one-stop shops to patients and doctors; Funds to be received for development of business centers; Number of one-stop shops proposed.

  • Hospitals create satellite centers to bring primary care closer to patients. Khasru, B.Z. // Westchester County Business Journal;06/09/97, Vol. 36 Issue 23, p13 

    Highlights the trend among hospitals in New York state of creating satellite centers to bring primary care closer to patients. Hudson Valley Hospital Center's opening of five facilities in Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess counties.

  • In This Issue: Multifaceted Research. Acheson, Louise S.; Frey III, John J. // Annals of Family Medicine;Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p482 

    The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Mainous and colleagues on high incidence of antibiotics acquisition without a prescription among Latinos in South Carolina community, one by Morris and Chen on root causes of successful and failed training...

  • CORRESPONDENCE. David, A.S.; Farrel, M.; Oliver, J.E.; Noble, D.W.; Battersby, E.F.; Black, G.W.; Wark, H.J.; Neuberger, J.; Holliman, R.E.; Fleck, D.G.; Kudesia, G.; Follett, E.A.C.; Swift, P.G.F.; Currie, D.C.; Viswalingan, M.; Bancroft, K.; Hopayian, K.; Thomas, K.B. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);7/11/1987, Vol. 295 Issue 6590, p116 

    Focuses on issues related to medicine. Penetration of antibiotics into the respiratory tract; Infection by airborne Chlamydia trachomatis; Promotion of prevention in primary care.

  • Aim higher.  // GP: General Practitioner;3/22/2004, p5 

    The aspirational quality point total submitted by Dr. Niti Pall and her partners at Smethwick Medical Centre in Sandwell, England has been rejected by their primary care trusts because they aimed too low.

  • First polyclinic in London 'to close'.  // GP: General Practitioner;8/8/2008, p3 

    The article reports on the Finsbury Health Center in Islington, north London, once feted as the region's first polyclinic, is closing for the reason that the Primary Care Trust (PCT) cannot afford to keep it open. The said center houses two general practitioners (GP) practices, as well as dental...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics