Story: Primary health care

New Zealand Medical Journal

The New Zealand Medical Association published the first edition of the New Zealand Medical Journal in September 1887. Scroll through to see the table of contents and some advertisements.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: New Zealand medical journal 1, no. 1 (1887) ( B-K 937)

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Michael Belgrave, 'Primary health care - Establishing medical control, late 19th and early 20th centuries', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 3 December 2021)

Story by Michael Belgrave, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 4 Apr 2019