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.