Encourage your patients to vaccinate. Check out the 2015-2016 recommendations for the prevention and control of influenza with vaccines.
Looking for patient education? Visit FamilyDoctor.org.
The AAFP's clinical recommendations are intended to help family physicians make evidence-based decisions about the treatment and prevention of disease. View the AAFP recommendations by topic or by title.
Infants, Children, and Adolescents
Clinical Practice Guidelines
Clinical Preventive Services
Find childhood, adolescent, and adult immunization schedules. Get recommendations on disease- and population-specific immunizations.
Public Health Issues
Access up-to-date educational materials for physicians and patients about common public health issues.
Drug Alerts and Adverse Event Reporting
Victoza (liraglutide) is a glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonist indicated to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus.It is associated with an increased risk of acute pancreatitis and has been shown to cause medullary thyroid carcinoma in rats and mice. Clinicians should refer to the Victoza REMS(www.victozapro.com) when prescribing this medication.
The AAFP National Research Network (NRN) strives to conduct, support, promote, and advocate for primary care research in practice-based settings.
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FamilyDoctor.org(familydoctor.org) is the AAFP's patient education website offering trusted, reliable health information for the whole family.
AAFP clinical policies are formulated to standardize and optimize care of patients and the community for specific conditions or diseases.
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Access AAFP resources to help you keep your patients safe and healthy during the 2015-2016 influenza season.
Prevention and Control of Seasonal Influenza With Vaccines
Disaster Relief/Disaster Preparedness
Poverty is one obstacle that can affect patients’ health.At the practice level, family physicians are well positioned to mitigate the effects of poverty on health. Access the AAFP's new position paper on poverty and health.
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