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family practitioner

n. Abbr. FP
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The medical history should allow the family practitioner to establish whether the SD is a stand-alone medical condition or a symptom of another disease.
PLAINTIFF'S CLAIM The family practitioner failed to take a careful history and prescribe aspirin therapy and cholesterol-lowering medication.
But, despite his record - and the fact that they feel he should take a refresher course - the local Family Practitioner Committee has taken no steps to secure the dentist's removal from the Dental Register was reported today was recommended by the investigation Dental Service Committee in Birmingham to be "severely reprimanded and have pounds 300 withheld from his remuneration."
Q I've just been diagnosed with lupus, and my family practitioner is certain she can remain as my primary doctor.
He served for 20 years as a family practitioner in the military and was able to transition to CMO of an academic medical center.
"But there was really no place to study in Truckee, and I think my parents (her father is a family practitioner, her mother a teacher) were just hoping I'd grow out of it," says the dancer.
Expertly written by Harvard Medical School clinical faculty member and family practitioner Dr.
Jeffrey Cullen, assistant administrator for Birmingham Family Practitioner Committee, said: 'Any scheme which would mean only partial withdrawal from the NHS would seem unlikely to be accepted.'
Case for Candidacy: Democrats worried about a Bill Frist run in '08 could neutralize the Senate's only doctor with Snyder, a family practitioner. Nothing says crossover appeal like medical missions to the Third World.
Cathleen London, a family practitioner who utilizes conventional and alternative therapies in her Massachusetts practice.
He was later vice-chairman of the Family Practitioner Committee (Tees Health Authority) and chaired committees for the health authority and primary trusts.

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