Clinical Effectiveness and Primary CareBMJ 1997; 315 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.315.7104.377a (Published 09 August 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;315:377
- Chris Silagy, professor and head
- Department of Evidence-Based Care and General Practice, Flinders University of South Australia
Mark Baker, Neal Masirey, Simon Kirk Radcliffe Medical Press, £18.50, pp 180 ISBN 1 857 75129 9
There are a number of contemporary issues that seem to dominate healthcare reform in most Western countries. One is the growing emphasis on clinical effectiveness, and another is the increasingly influential role of primary care as the setting in which healthcare services are delivered. The relation between clinical effectiveness and primary care is a complex one.