Annals of Family Medicine

(ISSN: 1544-1709, 1544-1717)

Mission Statement

The Annals of Family Medicine supports a learning community of those who generate and use information about health and generalist health care. It stimulates communication among readers and authors, clinicians and researchers, physicians and other professionals, patients and those who care for them. It fosters the basic and applied sciences of primary care practice.

Annals of Family Medicine is published bi-monthly: Jan-Feb, Mar-Apr, May-Jun, Jul-Aug, Sep-Oct & Nov-Dec issues, each appearing about the end of the first month in the pair.

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