Learning specialist skills for a generalist discipline.

@article{Gregory2009LearningSS,
  title={Learning specialist skills for a generalist discipline.},
  author={Simon G. Gregory},
  journal={The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners},
  year={2009},
  volume={59 559},
  pages={79-80}
}
In the European Definition of General Practice, WONCA Europe defined the specialty of General Practice in great detail 1 but the strength of the definition was actually its generality. Included in this was the statement that GPs provide 'care to every individual seeking medical care irrespective of age, sex and illness.' This splendidly defines the scope of general practice as all encompassing. Implicit also in this is the challenge to our GP specialty registrars of trying to learn the breadth… CONTINUE READING

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