American Family Physician Journal (AFP)

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American Family Physician Journal (AFP)

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Updated: March 2nd, 2022

How to use the American Family Physician website

Explore below to learn how to begin making use of the American Family Physician Journal resource.

Nurse Practitioner Professionals

Hosted by the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Family Physician Journal is peer-reviewed and evidence-based clinical journal for healthcare professionals.

Become a member

Unfortunately to make use of the AFP journal’s resources, you’ll have to become a member. $190/year for a health care professional or $45 if you are still a student.

What are some of the standard, peer-reviewed methods of dealing with specific issues?

Sorted by topic, the AFP journal organizes the “Editor’s Choice” best available content in many areas. Having the link to these topics is a great resource to have in your back pocket to help learn more, or simply refresh your knowledge associated with issues your patients may be facing.

You’ll find information about diagnostics, effectiveness of treatments, strength of evidence from specific diagnostics and more.