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Supporting patients to shape social determinants of health through democratic engagement

D. Raza, C. Brown, A.D. Pinto
Can Fam Physician

In this paper, we explore how primary care physicians and organizations can better support patients and communities to engage in our democracy and build healthy public policy. Democratic engagement and health are undoubtedly a new area for family medicine, but not without precedent.

Raza D, Brown C, Pinto AD. Supporting patients to shape social determinants of health through democratic engagement. Can Fam Physician. 2020;66(9):639-641. Available online.

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