Responses to medical students' frequently asked questions about family medicine

Amy McGaha, Elizabeth Garrett, Ann C. Jobe, Peter Nalin, Warren P. Newton, Perry A. Pugno, Norman B. Kahn

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Abstract

This article provides answers to many questions medical students ask about the specialty of family medicine. It was developed through the collaborative efforts of several family medicine organizations, including the American Academy of Family Physicians, the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, the Association of Family Medicine Residency Directors, and the Association of Departments of Family Medicine. The article discusses the benefits of primary care and family medicine, the education and training of family physicians, the scope of medical practice in the specialty, and issues related to lifestyle and medical student debt.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)99-106
Number of pages8
JournalAmerican Family Physician
Volume76
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jul 1 2007
Externally publishedYes

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Medical Students
Medicine
Family Physicians
Internship and Residency
Life Style
Primary Health Care
Organizations
Education

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  • Medicine(all)

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McGaha, A., Garrett, E., Jobe, A. C., Nalin, P., Newton, W. P., Pugno, P. A., & Kahn, N. B. (2007). Responses to medical students' frequently asked questions about family medicine. American Family Physician, 76(1), 99-106.

Responses to medical students' frequently asked questions about family medicine. / McGaha, Amy; Garrett, Elizabeth; Jobe, Ann C.; Nalin, Peter; Newton, Warren P.; Pugno, Perry A.; Kahn, Norman B.

In: American Family Physician, Vol. 76, No. 1, 01.07.2007, p. 99-106.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

McGaha, A, Garrett, E, Jobe, AC, Nalin, P, Newton, WP, Pugno, PA & Kahn, NB 2007, 'Responses to medical students' frequently asked questions about family medicine', American Family Physician, vol. 76, no. 1, pp. 99-106.
McGaha A, Garrett E, Jobe AC, Nalin P, Newton WP, Pugno PA et al. Responses to medical students' frequently asked questions about family medicine. American Family Physician. 2007 Jul 1;76(1):99-106.
McGaha, Amy ; Garrett, Elizabeth ; Jobe, Ann C. ; Nalin, Peter ; Newton, Warren P. ; Pugno, Perry A. ; Kahn, Norman B. / Responses to medical students' frequently asked questions about family medicine. In: American Family Physician. 2007 ; Vol. 76, No. 1. pp. 99-106.
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