Patient Care


Back to School

Access tools to help you provide the necessary comprehensive well visits and sports physicals your pediatric patients need to stay safe against preventable diseases and sport injuries.

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Clinical Recommendations

The AAFP's clinical recommendations are intended to help family physicians make evidence-based decisions about the treatment and prevention of disease. View the AAFP recommendations by topic or by title.

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Public Health


Find childhood, adolescent, and adult immunization schedules. Get recommendations on disease- and population-specific immunizations.

Public Health Issues

Access up-to-date educational materials for physicians and patients about common public health issues.


AAFP National Research Network

The AAFP National Research Network (NRN) strives to conduct, support, promote, and advocate for primary care research in practice-based settings.

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Drug Alerts

Drug Alerts and Adverse Events

Receive FDA-mandated and product-related patient safety alerts or report adverse drug events.

Patient Education is the AAFP's patient education website offering trusted, reliable health information for the whole family.

Clinical Policies

AAFP clinical policies are formulated to standardize and optimize care of patients and the community for specific conditions or diseases.

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Reach Out and Read

Connect with your local Reach Out and Read chapter and provide resources to your patients to encourage childhood literacy.

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Sports Safety

Help patients prepare to participate safely in a variety of sports with AAFP's sports medicine resources.

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