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AKU-KE | Family Medicine: Journals

The purpose of this guide is to help you get started and thus highlights important resources in Family Medicine.


New England Journal of Medicine

Available in hardcopy at ETB Resource Centre

The Annals of Family Medicine 

The Annals of Family Medicine is an open access, peer-reviewed research journal serving the needs of scientists, practitioners, policymakers, and the patients and communities they serve. It is the top-ranked primary care research journal in the world and charges no fees for publication. The Annals is a collaborative effort of seven family medicine organizations and has been in publication since 2003.

British Medical Journal

The BMJ is a weekly peer-reviewed medical trade journal, published by the trade union the British Medical Association. The BMJ has editorial freedom from the BMA. It is one of the world's oldest general medical journals.

Also available in hardcopy at ETB Resource Centre

American Family Physician

American Family Physician is the editorially independent, peer-reviewed and evidence-based medical journal published by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Published continuously since 1950, each issue delivers concise, easy-to-read clinical review articles for physicians and other health care professionals.

South African Family Practice

South African Family Practice is a peer-reviewed open access journal publishing research and clinical reviews articles, and commentary on family medicine, primary health care, rural medicine and district health.


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