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    FP Essentials Subscribers receive:

    • Comprehensive monthly monographs, each exploring a family medicine topic in-depth 
    • The latest clinical guidance on key family medicine topics, covering new diagnostic methods, treatments, and guidelines
    • Key practice recommendations + treatment algorithms
    • Assistance staying prepared for the ABFM certification exam -- editions follow a 3-year clinical topic cycle, designed to complement exam format
    • Up to 60 Prescribed credits per year
    • Monthly new edition email alerts, with access to the newest monograph and CME quiz
    • Print, online and app access to the monographs; print includes pretest Q&A

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    "Excellent review of critical but less common ... conditions that an astute clinician must have a high index of suspicion and be alert to recognize the condition when it does present itself."

    -FP Essentials reader


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    includes immediate online access + app; 

    issues post mid-month

    1 Year Subscription (12 editions)

    AAFP Member - $345

    Nonmember - $475

    Resident - $180

    New Physician - $280

    Other Health Care Professional - $370

    Print + Digital Prices

    includes print, immediate online access + app; 

    print issues ship mid-month of publish date

    1 Year Subscription (12 editions)

    AAFP Member - $375 

    Nonmember - $490

    Resident - $215

    New Physician - $305

    Other Health Care Professional - $405 

    Digital subscription includes access to the editions within subscription term. Previous online editions can be purchased individually. Online access is immediate for editions within subscription term. Digital access includes online and in the AAFP app. Access within the app is limited to subscribers with active subscriptions. Single edition purchases are available online only.

    Single Editions: Available to purchase at $39.95 for members and $44.95 for nonmembers. Online access only. View list of editions.

    Residency Programs: AAFP offers residency programs special pricing on FP Essentials—rates as low as $100 per one-year subscription—if you purchase 3 or more subscriptions. You must purchase 3 or more subscriptions in a single transaction. Call us at (800) 274-2237 to purchase resident subscriptions for your residency program. Learn more.