European definition of general practice and family medicine
The European Definition of General Practice/Family Medicine
This definition was agreed by WONCA Europe – the European Society of General Practice /Family Medicine in 2002.
The Council of the RCGP warmly endorsed and supported the definition in June 2002 and will embrace the principles, the definition and the associated competencies as appropriate in its policy development work.
The link to the definition and other documents can be found here.