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BMA sets out its proposals for the future of general practice

BMJ 2010; 340 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c1865 (Published 01 April 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c1865
  1. Oona Mashta
  1. 1London

    GPs should be at the centre of drawing up public health policies which can be piloted to try to reduce health inequalities, the BMA’s general practitioners’ committee has suggested.

    The proposal is just one of 50 recommendations for the future of general practice in the United Kingdom, in a new report published by GP leaders in light of the imminent general election.

    Fit for the future—the evolution of general practice, makes recommendations in a wide range of areas including out of hours care, the Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF), workforce and information technology.

    It also sets …

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