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A perspective on Primary Health Care in South Africa : Primary Health Care : in context

  title={A perspective on Primary Health Care in South Africa : Primary Health Care : in context},
  author={Keegan Kautzky and S. Tollman},
  journal={South African Health Review},
  • Keegan Kautzky, S. Tollman
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • South African Health Review
  • Throughout much of the twentieth century, South Africa was a global leader in the conceptualisation and development of the Primary Health Care approach. Its seminal contributions include : the Pholela Health Centre model; the pioneering health system policies of the Gluckman Commission; development of the community-oriented primary care movement; the apartheid-era emigration of South Africa's leading community-oriented primary care proponents and subsequent dispersion and development of… CONTINUE READING
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