• ALSO® Permission Requests

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    The AAFP may grant permission to use or reprint copyrighted material. There may also be a fee associated with this permission.

    Academic Use

    If you would like to reuse any associated ALSO products for nonprofit, educational classroom use.

    Commercial Use

    If you would like to reproduce, republish, or adapt material from ALSO products in another publication, including but not limited to apps, journals, books, textbooks, newsletters, or other media.

    Fees and Payments

    A permission fee is charged when the material is to be used in another form of publication (e.g., newsletter, textbook, manual, or journal/magazine). The feed depends on the amount of content reprinted. Payment should be made in U.S. currency and must be received before permission is granted.

    Request Permission to Use ALSO Content

    Please email AAFP's General Counsel at gencounsel@aafp.org to request permission to use ALSO content. A member of the copyright team will contact you once a fee has been determined and/or approval granted.

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    Source Citations

    The correct source citations for the ALSO Course and ALSO Course Instructor manuals are:

    ALSO Course Manual. 10th edition. American Academy of Family Physicians, Leawood, Kans, USA, 2023
    ALSO Instructor Manual. 10th edition. American Academy of Family Physicians, Leawood, Kans, USA, 2023