Common Diseases: Their Nature, Prevalence, and Care

  title={Common Diseases: Their Nature, Prevalence, and Care},
  author={John Fry and Gerald H. Sandler},
This is a revised edition covering common diseases seen in primary health care. Good family practice demands a sound knowledge of the nature of the diseases in the community. Not only are traditional diagnostic and therapeutic skills necessary; one also needs the application of an understanding of the frequency and distribution of the diseases and an awareness of their likely natural history - their course and outcome. For each of the diseases commonly seen in primary health care, the following… CONTINUE READING