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fam′ily prac′tice


n.
medical specialization in general practice that requires additional training and leads to board certification. Also called fam′ily med′icine.
fam′ily practi′tioner, n.
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Noun1.family practice - medical practice that provides health care regardless of age or sex while placing emphasis on the family unitfamily practice - medical practice that provides health care regardless of age or sex while placing emphasis on the family unit
medical practice - the practice of medicine
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fam·i·ly prac·tice

n. medicina familiar, atención médica especial de la familia como unidad.
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"According to the document, it is supposed that doctors of Family Practice Center will serve citizens who are placed in the temporary detention facility.
This needs to change, as family practice requires special competencies for practicing as skilled Family Physician,' the provincial health minister said while talking as chief guest in an inaugural ceremony of Family Medicine Diploma here at Khyber Medical University (KMU).
Hospital CEO Dan Eaves said Rice moves to the family practice center from the hospital's medical clinic.
The second report which is also known as the Willard Committee Report was the American Medical Association Council Report on Education for Family Practice. The third report which is known as the Folsom Report was published by the National Commission on Community Health Services, and supported both by the American Public Health Association and (National Health Council National Commission on Community Health Services, 1966).
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(1.) Meeting the Challenge of Family Practice: The Report of the Ad Hoc Committee on Education for Family Practice of the Council on Medical Education.
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The number of family practice physicians has become stressed to meet patient demand.
ANKARA, Jul 14, 2010 (TUR) -- Family practice will start to be implemented in Ankara on July 15, 2010.
A fourth clinic does operate in Iowa: Underwood Family Practice.)
Prior to his medical administration position with Mountainside Hospital, he was residency director of the Mountainside Family Practice Associates and medical director and associate residency director at Somerset Medical Center.

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