Maternity care involves more than labor/delivery. Access tools to meet the needs of maternity patients at all stages.
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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.
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Find childhood, adolescent, and adult immunization schedules. Get recommendations on disease- and population-specific immunizations.
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Access up-to-date educational materials for physicians and patients about common public health issues.
Saxenda (liraglutide injection) is indicated for chronic weight management in adult patients who are obese or are overweight with at least one weight-related comorbid condition. It is associated with an increased risk of Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma, and with acute pancreatitis.
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Hysingla ER (hydrocodone bitartrate) is a once daily opioid formulated with abuse deterrent properties. Although decreased, the potential for abuse, addiction, and overdose remains, so prescribers should refer to the REMS to reduce the risk.
Drug Alerts and Adverse Event Reporting
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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AAFP clinical policies are formulated to standardize and optimize care of patients and the community for specific conditions or diseases.
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Ensure your patients are up-to-date on vaccinations. Download the child and adolescent, catch-up, and adult immunization schedules.
Between January 1 and February 20, 2015, 154 people from 17 states and Washington, D.C. were reported to have measles. Help contain the spread of this outbreak and keep your patients safe.
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