Family Medicine: Current Issues and Future Practice

  • Robert B. Taylor


Over the past 30 years, family physicians have provided personal health care in the context of the family, influenced medical education, and changed the nature of health care in North America and many countries around the world. This chapter presents the history of family practice, the status of the family physician, and some thoughts about the future practice of family medicine.


Family Physician Family Practice European Economic Community Future Practice Prostatic Specific Antigen Test 
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