1 - 10 of 13 articles
The establishment of a health centre linked to the University of Tasmania in a new housing estate in an outer suburb of Hobart presented a unique opportunity to study the health and illness of the community. A representative group of 200 families was interviewed personally about their family...
Using a one-stage random probability sample of households, 5806 people in an area of Norway were interviewed about illness, use of medicines, self-treatment and visits to the doctor in the previous two weeks. Several social and demographic variables that might influence primary health care...
A study of chronic problems among 11416 patients in a metropolitan group practice in Australia is reported. The study was designed to ascertain the significance of chronic problems in the community by determining prevalence rates for the practice population. The data were obtained from the...
The case records of an urban teaching practice in Britain were studied to assess the performance of the practice in the detection and management of hypertension. The prevalence of hypertension among adults was 9%. The original diagnosis of hypertension was made by the patients' own general...
A two-year single-group study in primary health care of 223 hypertensive patients with blood pressure under satisfactory control was performed. The study investigated whether the patients could be referred to district nurses for follow-up, between visits to district physicians, without risking...
This study evaluates the impact of breast examinations and instruction in breast self-examination as a routine for women aged 30 years and over on the workload in a primary care clinic of the Workers' Sick Fund (Kupat Holim) in Israel. It covers a three-year period from 1977 to 1980. Clinic...
Read and print from thousands of top scholarly journals.
Already have an account? Log in
Bookmark this article. You can see your Bookmarks on your DeepDyve Library.
To save an article, log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
Sign Up Log In
To subscribe to email alerts, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
To get new article updates from a journal on your personalized homepage, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.