Liaison of a County Health Department Medical Officer with a Group of General Practitioners in HampshireBr Med J 1970; 3 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.3.5724.701 (Published 19 September 1970) Cite this as: Br Med J 1970;3:701
- Alun Lloyd-James,
- Patricia M. Lambert
A pilot scheme was set up in Hampshire in January 1970, in which a local health authority doctor was “attached” to a group of general practitioners to carry out developmental assessment on infants and young children. Older pre-school children are also seen when necessary, and in all cases possible future educational requirements are considered. Such a scheme reduces duplication of work, increases mutual understanding between general practitioners and local health authority doctors, and helps to make full use of the limited resources of medical manpower.
Log in using your username and password
Log in through your institution
Sign up for a free trial