The AAFP considers endorsement of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines relevant to family medicine that meets its criteria and process. A new assessment scale was recently approved by the Board of Directors.
AAFP Endorsement of Evidence-based Clinical Practice Guidelines Developed by External Organizations
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Intimate Partner Violence and Abuse of Elderly and Vulnerable Adults
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
Acute Otitis Externa - Clinical Practice Guideline
Acute Otits Media
Otitis Media - Clinical Practice Guideline
ADHD in Children and Adolescents
Iron Deficiency Anemia
Ankle-brachial Index (ABI)
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Annual EKGs for Low-risk Patients - Choosing Wisely
Antibiotics for Otitis Media
Antibiotics for Sinusitis
Antibody Testing During Pregnancy; Rh (D)
Rh (D) Incompatibility
Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Risk Reduction
Cholesterol - Clinical Practice Guideline
Atrial Fibrillation - Clinical Practice Guideline
AAFP clinical polciies are formulated to standardize and optimize care of patients and the community for specific conditions or diseases.
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The AAFP reviews and recommends clinical preventive services recommendations released by the USPSTF based on their evidence.
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Rigorous, evidence-based methodology is used for the development and endorsement of clinical practice guidelines for the care of patients.
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