Response of general practitioners to infectious disease public health crises: an integrative systematic review of the literature.

@article{Kunin2013ResponseOG,
  title={Response of general practitioners to infectious disease public health crises: an integrative systematic review of the literature.},
  author={Marina Kunin and Dan Engelhard and Leon Piterman and Shane. Thomas},
  journal={Disaster medicine and public health preparedness},
  year={2013},
  volume={7 5},
  pages={
          522-33
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Previous research has identified gaps in pandemic response planning for primary care. Identifying the challenges that general practitioners (GPs) face during public health crises of infectious diseases will help to improve prepandemic planning. In this integrative systematic review, we identified research-based evidence to (1) challenges that GPs have when participating in pandemics or epidemics and (2) whether GPs from different countries encountered different challenges. METHODS A… CONTINUE READING

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