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Liste over General Practitioner Person : Stem på dine favoritter.

Liste over General Practitioner Person   : Stem på dine favoritter.

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In the medical profession, a general practitioner (GP) is a medical doctor who treats acute and chronic illnesses and provides preventive care and health education to patients.

A general practitioner manages types of illness that present in an undifferentiated way at an early stage of development, which may require urgent intervention. The holistic approach of general practice aims to take into consideration the biological, psychological, and social factors relevant to the care of each patient's illness. Their duties are not confined to specific organs of the body, and they have particular skills in treating people with multiple health issues. They are trained to treat patients of any age and sex to levels of complexity that vary between countries.

The role of a GP can vary greatly between (or even within) countries. In urban areas of developed countries their roles tend to be narrower and focused on the care of chronic health problems; the treatment of acute non-life-threatening diseases; the early detection and referral to specialised care of patients with serious diseases; and preventative care including health education and immunisation. Meanwhile, in rural areas of developed countries or in developing countries a GP may be routinely involved in pre-hospital emergency care, the delivery of babies, community hospital care and performing low-complexity surgical procedures. In some healthcare systems GPs work in primary care centers where they play a central role in the healthcare team, while in other models of care GPs can work as single-handed practitioners.

The term general practitioner or GP is common in the Republic of Ireland, the United Kingdom and several Commonwealth countries. In these countries the word physician is largely reserved for certain other types of medical specialists, notably in internal medicine. While in these countries, the term GP has a clearly defined meaning, in North America the term has become somewhat ambiguous, and is not necessarily synonymous with the terms family doctor or primary care physician, as described below.

Historically, the role of a GP was once performed by any doctor qualified in a medical school working in the community. However, since the 1950s general practice has become a specialty in its own right, with specific training requirements tailored to each country. The Alma Ata Declaration in 1978 set the intellectual foundation of what primary care and general practice is nowadays.

 
 
 
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Avstemningsreglene

  • Du kan stemme opp eller ned. Vennligst alltid vurdere konteksten for å stemme, for eksempel en sang skal bli stemt opp eller ned i forhold til de andre sangene som finnes på albumet, en skuespiller prestasjoner i forhold til andre aktører i samme film, en bok med hensyn til andre bøker av samme forfatter eller innenfor samme sjanger.
  • En stemme kan avbrytes ved å klikke på motsatt stemme innen 24 timer. Du kan da stemme på nytt på samme gjenstand.
  • Hver bruker har en stemme per element innenfor en bestemt liste hver 24. time. Etter 24 timer kan du stemme på nytt på den samme varen innen den samme listen.
  • Du kan stemme på så mange elementer som du liker i en liste eller på samme element hvis det er en del av en annen liste. For eksempel kan du stemme David Bowie opp eller ned på listen over pop artister samt på listen over indie rock artister og på listen over rock artister etc.
  • Glad Stemmegivning!