Textbook of Family Medicine

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Robert E. Rakel
Saunders/Elsevier, 2007 - Family medicine - 1581 pages
This text has been admired for as long as Family Medicine has been a recognized specialty. Edited by the legendary Robert E. Rakel, MD, this superb 7th edition continues to break new ground.

  • Includes materials to help hone your clinical skills and prepare for the ABFP boards and SPEX exams.
  • Highlights especially important points of diagnosis and therapy in the "case" section of book.


  • Provides "Best Evidence Recommendations" boxes to promote greater reliability of information.
  • Offers a free CD-rom containing video clips of diabetes testing, stress test and all the illustrations from the book!
  • Contains new chapters on complementary and alternative medicine.
  • Takes a fresh new approach to evidence based medicine in clinical practice.
  • Uses a visually appealing, functional 4-color design and a full-color insert.

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Contents

Developing Optimal Healing Environments
15
The Familys Influence on Health
25
Childhood and Adolescence 585 Mary Barth Noel Margaret Thompson Willliam C Wadland and Jodi Summers Holtrop
32
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