Cardiovascular Clinical Recommendations & Guidelines

20 Total

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm - Clinical Preventive Service Recommendation

Access the AAFP clinical preventive service recommendation on screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm in men and women.

Annual EKGs for Low-risk Patients - Choosing Wisely

View the AAFP Choosing Wisely recommendation on annual electrocardiograms (EKGs) or other cardiac screening for low-risk patients.

Aspirin Use to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease and Colorectal Cancer

Access the AAFP clinical preventive service recommendation on aspirin use to prevent cardiovascular disease and colorectal cancer.

Atrial Fibrillation - Clinical Practice Guideline

Access evidence-based guidelines on Management of Newly-Detected Atrial Fibrillation.

Cardiovascular Disease - Clinical Preventive Service Recommendation

Access AAFP preventive service recommendations on the use of aspirin for prevention of cardiovascular disease.

Cardiovascular Risk - Clinical Practice Guideline

Access the clinical practice guideline on lifestyle management to reduce cardiovascular risk, endorsed with qualifications by the AAFP.

Cholesterol - Clinical Practice Guideline

Access the clinical practice guideline for treatment of cholesterol endorsed with qualifications by the AAFP.

Coronary Heart Disease - Clinical Preventive Service Recommendation

Access the AAFP preventive services recommendations on screening for coronary heart disease.

Healthful Diet and Physical Activity to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)

Access the AAFP clinical recommendations for counseling for healthful diet and physical activity for cardiovascular disease (CVD).

Hypertension - Clinical Practice Guideline

Access evidence-based guidelines for managing high blood pressure in adults, developed by the Eighth Joint National Committee (JNC-8) and endorsed by the AAFP.

Hypertension - Clinical Preventive Service Recommendation

Access the AAFP preventive service recommendations on screening for high blood pressure (hypertension).

Hypertension in Adults Over 60

Access evidence-based guidelines for managing high blood pressure in adults over age 60, developed by the American College of Physicians and the AAFP.

Lipid Disorders - Clinical Preventive Service Recommendation

Access the AAFP preventive service recommendations on screening for lipid disorders.

Overweight and Obesity in Adults - Clinical Practice Guideline

Access the clinical practice guideline on Management of Overweight and Obesity in Adults endorsed by the AAFP.

Peripheral Arterial Disease - Clinical Preventive Service Recommendation

Access the AAFP preventive service recommendation on screening for peripheral arterial disease (PAD).

Post Myocardial Infarction Depression - Clinical Practice Guideline

Access the AAFP's Guidelines for the Detection and Treatment of Post-Myocardial Infarction Depression.

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Screening for Carotid Artery Stenosis in Asymptomatic Adult Patients - Choosing Wisely

Choosing Wisely® Recommendation: Don’t screen for carotid artery stenosis (CAS) in asymptomatic adult patients.

Venous Thromboembolism - Clinical Practice Guideline

Access evidence-based guidelines for Current Diagnosis of Venous Thromboembolism in Primary Care and on Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in Hospitalized Patients.

Venous Thromboembolism - Clinical Preventive Service Recommendation

Access the AAFP preventive service recommendation on the use of genomics testing for venous thromboembolism.