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Family Medicine

Apr 01, 2022 Issue
Where Clinical Practice Guidelines Go Wrong [Editorials]

Clinical practice guidelines, essential tools for evidence-based practice, have proliferated over the past few decades but remain controversial for several reasons.


Mar 01, 2022 Issue
Curbing Cascades of Care: What They Are and How to Stop Them [Editorials]

Incidental findings on imaging studies and laboratory can lead to office visits, invasive tests, hospitalizations, and new diagnoses. These cascades of care will become even more common as imaging tests gain sensitivity.


Mar 01, 2022 Issue
The Importance and Challenges of Reducing Low-Value Care in Children [Editorials]

Eliminating the use of low-value care (interventions for which harms typically exceed benefits) in children is crucial.


Feb 01, 2022 Issue
Diary of a Family Physician [Diary of a Family Physician]

First-person accounts from the front lines of family medicine.


Dec 01, 2021 Issue
Is Artificial Intelligence the Key to Reclaiming Relationships in Primary Care? [Editorials]

Over the past decade, artificial intelligence (i.e., technologies that perform tasks that normally require human intelligence) has been integrated into clinical decision support systems to provide timely information at the point of care and inform medical decision-making. Today, clinical decision su...


Oct 01, 2021 Issue
Diary of a Family Physician [Diary of a Family Physician]

First-person accounts from the front lines of family medicine.


Oct 01, 2021 Issue
Physician Employment Eclipses Practice Ownership: The Ongoing Trend and Its Effect on Family Medicine [Graham Center Policy One-Pagers]

In 2016, for the first time, less than one-half of practicing physicians had an ownership stake in their own practices. The most recent American Medical Association Physician Practice Benchmark Survey reveals that this trend continues. More physicians are identifying as employees instead of owners, ...


Sep 01, 2021 Issue
Diary of a Family Physician [Diary of a Family Physician]

First-person accounts from the front lines of family medicine.


Aug 01, 2021 Issue
Fallacies and Dangers of Practicing Race-Based Medicine [Editorials]

Race does not have a biologic definition, but rather a political and social one that is fluid and independent of science. Nevertheless, the medical community uses race as a scientific variable in several prominent clinical situations, including calculation of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease r...


Aug 01, 2021 Issue
Graham Center Policy One-Pagers Provide Perspectives on the State of Primary Care [Editorials]

Previous Graham Center Policy One-Pagers published in AFP have provided timely perspectives on a range of topics. In 2020, the Graham Center, in collaboration with IBM Watson Health and the American Board of Family Medicine, produced a chartbook of statistics on the current state of primary care in ...


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