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Integrated Alternative Health Care

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A film that was shot mainly at Savar, with some sequences filmed at Jorun, Panishai and Ganda, in the centre of Bangladesh. We are shown the full range of medical and educational programs offered by Gonoshasthaya Kendra in their new approach to integrated care, which has also been called alternative medicine. The film focusses on the role of medical assistants, called paramedics here, on their education and their motivation.

1984, 29 min 57 s