TITLE

aafp NEWS NOW

PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
American Family Physician;6/1/2013, Vol. 87 Issue 11, p751
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs pertaining to family medicine in the U.S. as of June 2013. A study revealed the benefits of the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) model of primary care practice. The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) supports the Truth in Healthcare Marketing Act, which prohibits medical professionals from making deceptive statements in marketing efforts. The impact of peer health coaching on clinical outcomes in diabetic patients is discussed.
ACCESSION #
87646678

 

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