It is defined as a special branch of medicine which deals with wide-ranging health care for all ages. It is also known as a general practice. As per the declaration of World Organization of Family Doctors, the aim of family medicines is to give personal care, to give complete care, to give continuing care for the individual patient of family and society.Scholarly peer review is the process of subjecting an author's scholarly work, research, or ideas to the scrutiny of others who are experts in the same field, before a paper describing this work is published in a journal. The work may be accepted, considered acceptable with revisions, or rejected. Peer review requires a community of experts in a given (narrowly defined) field, who are qualified and able to perform reasonably impartial review.
Last date updated on September, 2014