Search Resources (English): Primary care

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Better practices in collaborative mental health care: an analysis of the evidence base
Provides a systematic review of the experimental literature in order to identify better practices in collaborative mental health care in the primary care setting. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Financing health care for women with disabilities
Describes the major financial issues affecting access to health care for women with disabilities in the United States and presents recommended strategies to address those issues. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Primary care and health system performance: adults' experiences in five countries
Reports on a 2004 survey of primary care experiences among adults in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States. Finds shortfalls in delivery of safe, effective, timely, or patient-centred care, with variations among countries. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Gender, health, and sustainable development: a Latin American perspective: proceedings of a workshop held in Montevideo, Uraguay
Proceedings of a Workshop held in Montevideo, Uruguay, 26-29 April 1994. A compilation of papers with the following themes: AIDS, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, and Gender; Environmental Stress, Production Activities, Health, and Gender; Tropical Diseases and Gender; Indigenous Peoples' Health Issues; and Health Care Providers. Includes Working Group Discussions and Related Topics and Initiatives Informally Presented at the Workshop.
Published: 1994
Alma Ata 1978: primary health care: report of the International Conference on Primary Health Care, Alma Ata, USSR, 6-12 Septembe
Documents the proceedings of the 1978 International Conference on Primary Health Care. Includes conference objectives, antendees, summary of discussions, and recommendations. (See Details)
Published: 1978
Primary care for women
Offers all primary care practitioners guidance on the wide variety of problems unique to women. Includes chapters on age-specific issues to care for female patients at each stage of life and disease-oriented chapters covering all disorders seen by primary care physicians. Disease-oriented chapters include etiology, differential diagnosis, history, physical examination, laboratory and imaging studies, treatment, and special considerations during pregnancy.
Published: 2003
Perceptions of primary healthcare services among people with physical disabilities
Examines the extent of access to, and satisfaction with, primary health care services for people with physical disabilities living in Toronto, ON. Evaluates the preceved extent of access to primary healthcare services as well as the level of satisfaction with the quality of these services. (See Details)
Published: 2001
Evidence-based protocol for medical abortion: using mifepristone and misoprostol in a primary care setting
Provides a protocol for medical practitioners about using medical abortion medications mifepristine and misoprostol in a health clinic setting. (See Details)
'Me, I'm living it': the primary health care experiences of women who use drugs in Vancouver's downtown eastside

Summarizes the findings of The VANDU Women's Clinic Action Research for Empowerment Project (VANDU Women CARE), this report provides insight into the primary health care experiences of women who use illicit drugs in the DTES, and highlights implications for improving health policy and service delivery.

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Published: 2009
Every woman matters: a report on accessing primary health care for Black Women and Women of Colour in Ontario

Highlights the voices of racialized women and their experiences with the healthcare system in Ontario, and their recommendations for improving their access to primary healthcare in Ontario. Summarizes the outcomes from a literature review, research study and pilot program developed as part of the project, A Collaborative Process to Achieve Access to Primary Health Care for Black Women and Women of Colour

Created in collaboration with The University of Toronto Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, and with the support of several community based partners including Parkdale Community Health Centre, Rexdale Community Health Centre, Planned Parenthood Toronto and Sistering - A Woman’s Place.

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Published: 2011