Family Medicine (FM) or Family Healthcare, formerly known as Family Practice (FP), is a medical speciality devoted to comprehensive health care for people of all ages. The specialist is called family physician, family doctor, or formerly known as family practitioner. It is a division of primary care that provides continuing and comprehensive health care for the individual and family across all ages, genders, diseases and specialities.
It is based on knowledge of the patient in the context of the family and the community, emphasizing disease prevention and health promotion. According to the World Organization of Family Doctors (Wonca), the aim of family medicine is to provide personal, comprehensive and continuing care for the individual in the context of the family and the community. The issues of values underlying this practice are usually known as primary care ethics.
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