Primary Health Care Pioneer: The Selected Works of Dr. Cicely D. Williams

By Cicely D. Williams

It really is with satisfaction and enjoyment that the area Federation of Public healthiness institutions provides this number of the chosen writings of Cicely Williams. the assumption of bringing Dr. Williams’ works jointly for the foreign group grew out of the intense reaction to Dr. Williams’ presentation on the IVth overseas Congress of the Federation in February, 1984 at the subject of Quest for group future health; reports in basic Care. because the Hugh Leavell lecturer, Dr. Williams at age ninety held a profoundly moved viewers spellbound as she led them via an odyssey of lifetime reports devoted to the well-being of youngsters worldwide.

Dr. Baumslag, pupil, colleague, and buddy of Cicely Williams, has introduced the gathering including the affection and admiration that Dr. Williams elicits in those that have the privilege of figuring out her.

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Sound welfare paintings can in basic terms be accom­ plished on a superb foundation of paediatrics and obstetrics, with the emphasis at the paedia­ trics. In international locations which are impoverished and backward it's the extension of welfare paintings that gives the easiest wish of superior stan­ dards of residing. Welfare can't be devel­ oped satisfactorily until eventually it varieties the root of a large and well-planned nation association. it really is excessive time for a few fairy godmother to install an visual appeal and position this such a lot deserving of all Cinderellas in her right sphere. seventy five AN scan IN overall healthiness paintings IN TRENGGANU, MALAYA, 1940-41 * This document o f experim ental healthiness paintings in Treng­ ganu in 1940-1 hasn't ever been released in overall. Extracts from it are reproduced right here simply because they illustrate C icely’s philosophy and techniques. In his advent to the file, the British Adviser in Trengganu, the Honourable G. A. de C. de M oubray, used to be very im presed with the unconventional process followed by means of Cicely and Dr. Scharff: . in its place o f the hard accumulation o f information within the box and writing o f a file on which motion m ight, or will possibly not, be taken, the quick assessment o f the placement was once keep on with ed by way of the both quick shape ulation o f regulations and their im m ediate e x e c u tio n ’ M ost o f the record used to be written by means of Cicely. A t the outset, she states the creed on which her m ethods are dependent: It has regularly looked as if it would me that there might with gain be extra cooperation among the preventive and healing facets of medication, among welfare centres and hospitals. As a welfare employee i've been reprimanded for trying to remedy my sufferers, and as a paediatrician i've been discouraged from having whatever to do with preventive medication. In Trengganu there was a invaluable chance of creating paintings on sound traces, and established mostly on social paediatrics. in keeping with her view that enthusiastic entice ’generic m odels’ o f maternal and baby overall healthiness companies has inspired the imposition o f prone that are frequently beside the point, her record is going directly to overview the paticular conditions and specifications o f Trengganu. After consid­ ering normal concerns, finance, well-being, fam ily lifestyles, *Reprint from S. Craddock, Retired other than on call for, p. 174, (Oxford, England: eco-friendly collage, 1984). notice: This paper, written with Dr. Jack Scharff, is taken into account through Dr. Williams as considered one of her such a lot impor­ tant papers. She carried her notes along with her into captiv­ ity whilst the japanese invaded Singapore. whereas she used to be interned, she labored in this paper. She writes within the foreword of the file that “ this used to be reproduced easily for instance of the way efforts have been made to extend and extend healthiness prone at a specific position and time with out a lot additional expenditure. ” seventy six schooling, important records, and food, she writes concerning the m ethods used to enquire affliction occurrence. to figure out what have been the ailments of maximum significance, the health facility records have been of little price. Of the inhabitants of the kingdom ninety percentage are Malay, yet of the hos­ pital admissions, lower than 30% are Malays.

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