Hiroshima Peace Science Volume 8
1985 発行


Primary health care (PHC) and peace
Iwamura, Noboru
World Health Organization (WHO) declared 'Health for All by 2.000!' in 1978, and primary Health Care (PHC) has been practiced in the developing countries by the effort of the self-convinced people who had been 'struggling with health problems of grass-roots people. I happened to be one of the HIROSHIMA survivors and have been working on grass-roots medicine in the developing countries, came to believe that PHC is the way of peace development in the medical field.