Editorial should have given more pragmatic goals for primary health care teamsBMJ 1996; 313 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.313.7070.1482b (Published 07 December 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;313:1482
- David Seamark, General practitioner
- Honiton Group Practice, Honiton EX14 8DD
EDITOR,—Although the trend towards evidence based medicine and consensus statements is to be commended, the guidelines that are issued can often be divorced from the realities of working in primary care. I would make a plea for pragmatic and robust guidelines that can be implemented in general practice: guidelines that take into account the variability of a …
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