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Family Medicine

Family medicine, or family practice, is a medical specialty devoted to comprehensive health care for people of all ages. The specialist is named a family physician or family doctor. It is often referred to as general practice and a practitioner as a general practice doctor or GP. This name emphasizes the holistic nature of this speciality, as well as its roots in the family. Family practice is a division of primary care that provides continuing and comprehensive health care for the individual and family across all ages, genders, diseases, and parts of the body.{{cite web | title = Family Medicine Specialty Description

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
207,261
Prior Five Years
64,145
Total Citations
Lifetime
3,544,928
Prior Five Years
491,871
Total Scholars
Lifetime
53,300
Prior Five Years
30,952

Institutional Rankings

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#1
United States
#1
Canada
#1
United States
#2
Netherlands
#2
United States
#3
United States
#3
United States
#4
Canada
#4
United States
#5
United States
#5
Netherlands
#6
United States
#6
United States
#7
United States
#7
United States
#8
Canada
#8
United States
#9
United States
#9
United States
#10
United States
#10
South Korea
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Scholars based on Top 20 Specialties

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