The acquired immunodeficiency syndrome is a primary care disease

Donald W Northfelt, R. A. Hayward, M. F. Shapiro

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Residency training and continuing medical education of primary care physicians should address such issues as the evaluation and treatment of the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) and related conditions; appropriate use of medical, social, and community resources for patients with AIDS; and evaluation and counseling of patients at risk for developing AIDS.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)773-775
Number of pages3
JournalAnnals of Internal Medicine
Issue number10
StatePublished - 1988
Externally publishedYes

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