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Understanding the work of general practitioners: a social science perspective on the context of medi

The main objective of this paper is to better understand how organizational and environmental factors influence the work of GPs. The authors identified four main factors that influence the practice of GPs: mode of remuneration, peer-to-peer interactions, patients’ demands and the availability of other medical resources in the environment.

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