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PI OSORIA, Angelina María  and  COBIAN MENA, Alberto. Development of the affective function in the family and its impact in the comprehensive family health. MEDISAN [online]. 2010, vol.14, n.3. ISSN 1029-3019.

An experimental study in 80 families assisted in the doctor´s offices located in the Northern People´s Council, belonging to "Edor de los Reyes Martínez Arias" Teaching Polyclinic of Jiguaní municipality in Granma province was carried out from January, 2000 to the same month of 2007, in order to stablish an intervention strategy which make possible the development of the affective function and to specify its impact in the comprehensive family health. The results revealed a relationship between affective function and comprehensive family health, an increase in the level that indicated good final development of both and the establishment of more harmonious interrelations among the members of the families that increased their possibilities to be happy.

Keywords : family; affective function; family health; local strategies; primary health care.

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