Introduction to Primary Care

  • Igor Švab
Schlagworte: Primary health care, family medicine, DDC: 610 (Medicine and health)


People experience a lot of health problems during their life. They deal with most of them by themselves, an only a minority of their health concerns deserves a need for professional help. Every health care system has its medical doctor of first contact, who works in the interface of the population and health care. It is characteristic that primary health care takes care of health problems that are common.