Health promotion in primary careBMJ 1996; 312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.312.7041.1304a (Published 18 May 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;312:1304
Scheme should be comprehensively reviewed
- Hugh Bethell
- General practitioner Health Centre, Alton, Hampshire GU34 2QX
EDITOR,—Stephen Gillam and colleagues are right to question the recent modifications to the health promotion package for general practice.1 I believe, however, that they have failed to identify the changes that could make the scheme worth while.
The package, which was introduced in 1993, was a curious mishmash of data collection, primary prevention, secondary prevention, and management of chronic …