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Table 1 Identified dimensions of PC systems

From: The breadth of primary care: a systematic literature review of its core dimensions

Dimensions of PC systems Studied by
Level: PC Structure  
Governance of the PC system [4, 13, 15, 16, 21, 23, 28, 36, 38, 43, 46, 51, 59, 63, 64, 68, 74, 77, 79, 8285, 87, 96, 97]
Economic conditions of the PC system [4, 13, 16, 18, 30, 34, 38, 44, 47, 54, 75, 84, 90, 94]
PC Workforce development [4, 13, 16, 21, 23, 31, 36, 38, 46, 48, 49, 51, 55, 59, 72, 76, 8083, 90]
Level: PC Process  
Access to PC services [4, 13, 16, 19, 20, 23, 25, 28, 29, 38, 43, 45, 46, 49, 53, 54, 57, 61, 65, 68, 72, 75, 78, 80, 82, 89, 91, 95]
Continuity of PC [4, 13, 17, 19, 22, 23, 2729, 31, 35, 37, 40, 42, 43, 45, 48, 51, 56, 60, 6567, 6971, 73, 80, 84, 86, 88]
Coordination of PC [4, 13, 17, 18, 20, 2426, 28, 3133, 4143, 45, 46, 48, 50, 55, 58, 65, 67, 69, 71, 74, 82, 84, 9294]
Comprehensiveness of PC [4, 13, 23, 28, 31, 45, 50, 51, 62, 65, 68, 71, 80, 83, 84]
Level: PC outcome  
Quality of PC [4, 13, 16, 20, 2326, 28, 29, 32, 39, 5154, 62, 68, 72, 75, 80, 82, 91]
Efficiency of PC [18, 28, 29, 38, 43, 47, 54, 57, 68, 72, 75, 82, 91, 94]
Equity in health [28, 68, 77]