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J R Coll Gen Pract. 1986 February; 36(283): 72–73.
PMCID: PMC1960374

Community health initiatives and their relationship to general practice


This paper considers recent voluntary action in primary health care and focuses on community health initiatives, describes why they are important and how they may relate to general practice.

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  • Paine T. Survey of patient participation groups in the United Kingdom: I. Br Med J (Clin Res Ed) 1983 Mar 5;286(6367):768–772. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
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