FPM Department Collection
From the Editor
Commentary from FPM's medical editor.
Today there is a renewed call to action for family medicine to both confront systemic racism and eliminate health disparities.
The pandemic and protests have underscored family physicians’ enduring role as a voice for patients in and out of the clinic.
Imagine how it would feel to walk into a doctor’s office and see that everyone else looks different from you.
It was already difficult to get enough face-to-face time with patients before COVID-19 hit. Bonding with them now takes even more effort.
Doctoring by phone is a skill I never thought I’d have to learn.
Sharing life transitions is both a challenge and a joy of long-standing patient relationships.
Research points to four factors that will help make your goals more effective.
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