de Sutter, A, Llor, C, Maier, M, Mallen, C, Tatsioni, A, van Weert, H, Windak, A and Stoffers, J (2020) Family medicine in times of 'COVID-19': A generalists' voice. European Journal of General Practice, 26 (1). 58 - 60. ISSN 1381-4788

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The novel coronavirus epidemic is transforming the world
in which we live. This pandemic will bring sweeping changes everywhere, not least in the field of primary care medicine. Like one of our colleagues said: ‘after this crisis, perhaps even our calendar needs to be redefined. From now on, “BC” might stand for “Before Coronavirus”’. This quote puts into perspective just how significant the current times are for our profession. In this editorial, we will discuss challenges and tasks the COVID-19 crisis presents for family medicine.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: © 2020 The Author(s). Published by Informa UK Limited, trading as Taylor & Francis Group. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Covid-19; Medicine; adapting
Subjects: Q Science > Q Science (General)
R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > School of Primary, Community and Social Care
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Depositing User: Symplectic
Date Deposited: 12 May 2020 13:38
Last Modified: 12 May 2020 13:38

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