Title

Family Medicine in Ecuador: At Risk in a Developing Nation

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Date

2004

Document Type

Article

Subjects

Primary Health Care; Ecuador

Disciplines

Community Health | Other Medical Specialties | Preventive Medicine

Abstract

There is an overwhelming need for primary care in Ecuador, with many obstacles. Family medicine will require creative strategies and strong support in order to begin to address the country's needs for primary care.

Rights and Permissions

Citation: Families, Systems, & Health. Vol 22(3), Fal 2004, p. 277-289. Link to article on publisher's website. Alternative link