Continuity of care in the family medicine residency. Results of a national survey of program directors

Can Fam Physician. 1993 Mar:39:531-4.


Based on the results of a survey of family medicine residency program directors across the country, there is a need for a national consensus on the definition of continuity of care, and on structures for teaching it and methods of evaluating it.

MeSH terms

  • Achievement
  • Canada
  • Communication
  • Continuity of Patient Care* / organization & administration
  • Decision Making
  • Evaluation Studies as Topic
  • Family Practice / education*
  • Humans
  • Internship and Residency* / organization & administration
  • Medical Records
  • Medical Records Systems, Computerized
  • Patient Care Team
  • Physician-Patient Relations
  • Professional-Patient Relations
  • Teaching / methods