It is time for rural training in family medicine in Brazil!

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Almeida, Magda Moura; Floss, Mayara; Targa, Leonardo Vieira; Wynn-Jones, John; Chater, Alan Bruce;
  • Publisher: Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina de Família e Comunidade (SBMFC)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5712/rbmfc13(40)1696
  • Subject: Rural Health; Education, Medical; Family Practice. | Saúde Rural | Salud Rural; Educación Médica; Medicina Familiar y Comunitaria. | Saúde da População Rural; Educação Médica; Medicina de Família e Comunidade. | Saúde da População Rural

The gap between health needs and the training of human resources for health is much more evident in rural areas. In Brazil, a country of continental dimensions, these differences become more challenging. The diversity of geographical and administrative barriers to acces... View more