About the Osteopathic Family Physician Journal (OFP)
Osteopathic Family Physician, the official journal of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, is a peer-reviewed publication whose purpose is to deliver information that helps osteopathic family physicians care for their patients, improve their practices, and better understand the activities ACOFP is taking on for their behalf.
The content areas of the journal reflect the interests of Association members in such diverse topic areas as preventive medicine, managed care, osteopathic principles and practices, pain management, public health, medical education, and practice management.
The journal's particular emphasis includes an active forum for the presentation of family medicine research in diverse settings, involving medical students, residents, fellows, and practicing professionals. Osteopathic Family Physician provides a forum for careful systematic reviews of primary care. As the official journal of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, Osteopathic Family Physician publishes policy statements, communications from the Board of Governors, and notices of important Committee and Special Interest Group projects.
All opinions in the OFP are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the editors, the ACOFP, or the institution with which the authors are affiliated, unless expressly stated. No part of the OFP may be reprinted or reproduced in any form without written permission of the publisher.