Canadian family physicians' decision to collaborate: age, period and cohort effects.

@article{Sarma2012CanadianFP,
  title={Canadian family physicians' decision to collaborate: age, period and cohort effects.},
  author={Sisira Sarma and Rose Anne Devlin and Amardeep Thind and Man-Kee Chu},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={75 10},
  pages={1811-9}
}
One of the core primary care reform initiatives seen across provinces in Canada is the introduction of inter-professional primary healthcare teams in which family physicians are encouraged to collaborate with other health professionals. Although a higher proportion of physicians are collaborating with various health professionals now compared to the previous decade, a substantial number of physicians still do not work in a collaborative setting. The objective of this paper is to examine the age… CONTINUE READING