WONCA is an unusual, yet convenient acronym comprising the first five initials of the World Organization of National Colleges, Academies and Academic Associations of General Practitioners/Family Physicians.
WONCA's short name is World Organization of Family Doctors.
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Professor Barbara Starfield championed the value and need of strong primary health care systems worldwide. This collection emphasizes the case for primary care and includes a number of Barbara Starfield's own articles as well as other key related material.
More PEARLS have been added this month.
PEARLS are an independent product of the Cochrane primary care group and are meant for educational use and not to guide clinical care.
419 Interventions effective for preventing and treating pelvic and back pain in pregnancy
418 No evidence of benefit of psychostimulants for amphetamine abuse or dependence
417 Enhanced care may help people with functional somatic symptoms
416 Some evidence of benefit in face-to-face interventions for promoting physical activity
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