The Oxford Textbook of Primary Medical Care is the first comprehensive, truly international textbook covering all aspects of primary medical care. It covers the entire range of organizational, academic, and clinical activities associated with this most common form of medical practice. A free searchable CD ROM containing the full text and illustrations is included with every copy. The first volume is a unique and comprehensive guide to the theory and principles underpinning primary care, including descriptions of health care systems throughout the world, extensive discussion of the doctor-patient interaction, the public health role of the primary care team, guidance on practice management, ensuring and enhancing the quality of care, and broad coverage of research and education in primary care. This volume emphasizes the wide range of disciplines involved in primary care, covering medical sociology, health psychology, organizational management, and ethics and the law.Jones, Roger is the author of 'Oxford Textbook of Primary Medical Care', published 2004 under ISBN 9780198529644 and ISBN 0198529643.