June 2013
American Family Physician;6/1/2013, Vol. 87 Issue 11, p751
Academic Journal
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.


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