Deciding when to continue care for your patients or send them to a specialist

One of the joys of being a family doctor is seeing a patient and knowing I’ll be able to help them fairly quickly, right off the bat. My patients appreciate that.

Top 3 research stories of the summer

When, in whom, and how to lower cholesterol are long-standing questions. But this summer, new findings in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) brought to light evidence that it is reasonable and cost-effective to use a cardiovascular risk score to make a decision about starting a statin.

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