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Travel Medicine

Editors' Choice of Best Available Content

This collection features the best content from AFP, as identified by the AFP editors, on travel medicine and related issues, including malaria, traveler’s diarrhea, pretravel consultation, and travel immunizations. New research may affect the interpretation and application of this material. Clinical judgment is advised. Note that AFP content published within the past 12 months is accessible to AAFP members and paid subscribers only.

Categories

Overview

Screening and Diagnosis

Prevention

Treatment

Activity-Specific Issues

Editorials and Letters

Patient Education, Self-Care

Other AFP Content

Other Resources from AAFP



Overview

10/01/2016 Emerging Vector-Borne Diseases new
07/01/2014 Prevention and Treatment of Motion Sickness
06/01/2007 IDSA Releases Guidelines on Travel Medicine [Practice Guidelines]
06/01/2005 Traveler's Diarrhea Algorithm Patient Education
03/01/2004 Common Intestinal Parasites

Screening and Diagnosis

10/15/2013 Fever in Returning Travelers: A Case-Based Approach
03/15/2010 The Generalized Rash: Part II. Diagnostic Approach

Prevention

10/15/2016 The Pretravel Consultation new
05/15/2012 Prevention of Malaria in Travelers Patient Education
07/01/2004 Travel Immunizations Patient Education
02/01/2004 Mefloquine for Preventing Malaria in Nonimmune Adult Travelers [Cochrane for Clinicians]
09/01/1999 Medical Advice for Commercial Air Travelers Patient Education

Treatment

10/15/2015 Reducing Amputation Rates After Severe Frostbite [FPIN's Help Desk Answers]
12/15/2005 Rifaximin (Xifaxan) for Traveler's Diarrhea [STEPS]

Activity-Specific Issues

04/01/2016 Prevention and Treatment of Drowning Algorithm
08/15/2011 Preventing Acute Mountain Sickness [FPIN's Clinical Inquiries]
11/01/2010 Altitude Illness: Risk Factors, Prevention, Presentation, and Treatment
06/15/2005 Health Issues for Surfers Patient Education
02/15/2004 Poisoning, Envenomation, and Trauma from Marine Creatures Patient Education
04/01/2002 Venomous Snakebites in the United States: Management Review and Update Patient Education
06/01/2001 Neurological Complications of Scuba Diving Patient Education
06/01/2001 Fishhook Removal
01/01/1999 Snowboarding Injuries Patient Education

Editorials and Letters

06/01/2015 Advice for Protection Against Mosquitoes and Ticks [Editorials]
03/01/2009 Medical Humanitarian Missions [Editorials]
09/15/2010 Malaria Chemoprophylaxis and Travel Immunizations [Letters to the Editor]

Patient Education, Self-Care

04/01/2016 Preventing Drowning: What You Should Know Patient Education
10/15/2016 Tips for International Travel new Patient Education
07/01/2014 Prevention and Treatment of Motion Sickness Patient Education
05/15/2012 Preventing Malaria During Travel Patient Education
05/15/2006 Jet Lag: What You Should Know Patient Education
05/15/2006 Health Tips for Air Travel Patient Education
06/15/2005 Safe Surfing Patient Education
06/01/2005 Traveler's Diarrhea: What You Should Know Patient Education
07/01/2004 Travel Vaccines Patient Education
02/15/2004 Sea Creature Injuries and Fish Poisoning Patient Education
08/01/2003 Preventing Malaria When You Travel Patient Education
06/01/2001 Medical Problems of Recreational Scuba Diving Patient Education

From FamilyDoctor.org

AAFP's Patient Information Resource

International Travel: Tips for Staying Healthy
High-Altitude Illness

Other AFP Content

Tips From Other Journals

05/01/2005 Cardiovascular Disease and Air Travel Safety

Other Resources from AAFP


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