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J R Coll Gen Pract. 1979 July; 29(204): 423–426.
PMCID: PMC2159243

Primary care in the New Hebrides


The New Hebrides is a small Melanesian country in the South-West Pacific whose doctors are almost entirely recruited from France and Great Britain, the two countries which jointly administer the territory. This paper describes briefly the difficulties of providing primary health care for a fairly primitive island society.

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