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fam′ily prac′tice

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.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: 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

fam·i·ly prac·tice

n. medicina familiar, atención médica especial de la familia como unidad.
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The second report which is also known as the Willard Committee Report was the American Medical Association Council Report on Education for Family Practice.
Speaking at the opening, Junior Minister Alastair Ross said: I am pleased to be in East Belfast today to officially open the recently redeveloped Bridges Family Practice.
September 19, 2015 DABCI Kick Start (Los Angeles, CA) Introduction to Chiropractic Family Practice Instructor: Larry Ward, DC
Meeting the Challenge of Family Practice: The Report of the Ad Hoc Committee on Education for Family Practice of the Council on Medical Education.
6] In turkey 55% of the participants felt that training in teaching hospitals was not sufficient, and the majority desired training in family practice settings.
Espresso Family Practice contains the most Relevant Assessments, Exams and Scores generally needed by Family Practice Physicians and General Practitioners (UK/Europe).
1,247 family doctors will be assigned in Ankara within the scope of the family practice which will become widespread throughout the country by the end of the year.
In August of 2006 Underwood Family Practice opened for business after a year of planning and building of the free standing facility.
Mr McGowan, who has been asked by fellow patients to organise a petition, said: "A majority of patients agree that we have never been happier or had more trust in our family practice than since Dr Swain took over on behalf of the BCFP two years ago.
medical director of the Thomas Hart Family Practice Center and assistant director of the York Health System Family Practice Residency Program in York, Pennsylvania.
The training emphasis on inpatient care for internal medicine residents and on outpatient care for family practice residents appears to determine how prepared both groups are to manage common adult conditions.
primary care physicians, family practice physicians, internists and adolescent health specialists.

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