Community care and general practiceBMJ 1996; 312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.312.7024.184a (Published 20 January 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;312:184
Focus should be put on barriers that hinder progress
- Surinder Singh,
- Margaret Lloyd,
- Sarah Webb
- Lecturer in general practice Reader in general practice Researcher Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, Department of General Practice and Primary Care, London NW3 2PF
EDITOR,—In their editorial on community care and general practice David Kingdon and Sue Sumners state that the changes in community care in 1993 “seem to have had a smooth take off'.”1 This depends on the perspective from which the issues are being explored.
In a study to explore the impact of the reforms of community care on general practice we contacted general practitioners from areas in the former North East Thames region who had previously responded …