Issue 02/2010

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Table of contents (02/2010 - selection)




Book Reviews


Basic Medical Education

Continuing Education

  • More Cochrane for Family Practice and More Family Practice for Cochrane

    Abstract: The Cochrane Collaboration is an international organization, dedicated to making up-to-date, accurate information about the effects of healthcare readily...

    Floris A. van de Laar

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  • The New Guideline “Sore Throat” by the German College of General Practitioners and Family Physicians (DEGAM)

    AbstractAim: The aim of this guideline is to propose a diagnostic and therapeutic approach to manage sore throat in primary care.Method: Within the frame of the...

    Jean-François Chenot, Hannelore Wächtler

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Commentary / Opinion

  • Is More Systematic Screening of Cardiovascular Risk Factors Useful?

    A reply to: Hauswaldt J, Junius-Walker U, Kersting M, Hummers-Pradier E. Preventive Health Examination in German General Practice – a Secondary Analysis of Data from...

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  • Early Recognition, Screening – Objectives and Concept, part II

    Summary: This paper reviews the main topics of screening and shows that screening is a different issue compared to diagnosing. Especially biostatistical and ethical...

    Heinz Harald Abholz, Christian Lerch

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