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primary care

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishprimary careˌprimary ˈcare noun [uncountable]  basic medical treatment that you receive from a doctor who is not a specialist a primary care physician (=a doctor who provides primary care)
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primary careTheir delivery of services has also been handicapped by inadequate investment in both community and primary care services and practice resources.Thus hospital recommendations, based on discounted prices, can result in high cost commitments for primary care.Health gain has been rather narrowly defined in primary care studies of diabetic care to date.In this way every general practitioner could shape and contribute to the future research and development of primary care.In considering the health care provision agencies we may usefully divide them into two main types: primary care and secondary care.
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