A dubious future for public health?

Holland, W. W.
April 2002
Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Apr2002, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p182
Academic Journal
The article examines the British government's public health proposals, as discussed by Lord Hunt in his speech in November 2001 to the Royal College of Physicians and Faculty of Public Health Medicine. The goal is to devolve greater power to frontline staff and communities. Some of the proposals are the greater role of primary care trusts in the National Health Service organization, reduction of inequalities in health and focus on cancer, coronary heart disease and child health.


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