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Discussion: Key to a Learning Community

Readers, authors, and reviewers bring research to life through online discussion.
Post a comment at, ranging from a quick reaction, a reflection on your relevant experience, or a more in-depth analysis. Comments become part of the formal record for each article and can be cited on your CV.
Tweet or blog about Annals articles and discussions. Follow the Annals @AnnFamMed.
Use the Annals tip sheet, with media-friendly summaries of each article, to develop blogs and tweets. To receive the tip sheet, contact AnnFamMed{at}
Create a dialogue by responding to reader comments.
Encourage colleagues, students, policymakers, and others to take part in the discussion.
Your in-depth knowledge of the article and topic can enhance the discussion. Post a comment or share your thoughts in social media.