August 1, 1998

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Travel Medicine: Helping Patients Prepare for Trips Abroad

Henoch-Schönlein Purpura: A Review

DOT Examinations: Practical Aspects and Regulatory Review

Prostate Cancer Screening: More Harm Than Good?

A Different Look at Corticosteroids

Intrauterine Growth Restriction: Identification and Management

Drugs for Conversion of Atrial Fibrillation


AAFP News: AFP Edition


Clinical Briefs

Clinical Briefs

Conference Highlights

Conference Highlights

Diary from a Week in Practice

Diary from a Week in Practice


Hospitalists and the Family Physician

Hospitalist Concept: Another Dangerous Trend

Prostate Cancer Screening

Family Practice International

Family Practice International

Inside AFP

AFP's Editoral Fellow

Photo Quiz

The Pits

Physician's Bookshelf

Book Reviews

Quantum Sufficit

Quantum Sufficit

Special Medical Reports

Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices Issues Recommendations for the 1998-99 Influenza Season

Letters to the Editor

The Vicious Path of Varicella in a Family

Richter's Hernia with Bowel Perforation

A Novel Technique to Remove the Common Dog Tick

Tips From Other Journals

Antiretroviral Prophylaxis After Recent Sexual Exposure to HIV

Use of Sildenafil as Treatment for Erectile Dysfunction

Dosage of Progesterone in Continuous Combined HRT

Use of Ringer's Lactate with Emergency Blood Transfusion

Interferon-alfa in Children with Chronic Hepatitis C

Reduction in Low-Weight and Preterm Births by Intervention

Role of Semen in the Sexual Transfer of Hepatitis Viruses

Postexposure Varicella Vaccination in Siblings

Long-Term Survival After Acute Myocardial Infarction

Smoking in Women and Risk of Myocardial Infarction

Safety of Combined Therapy for Parkinson's Disease

Ipratropium Plus Albuterol for Treatment of Acute Asthma

Antidepressants and Risk of Hip Fractures in the Elderly

Use of Prophylactic Aspirin in Preventing Preeclampsia

Prevalence Survey of Abuse in Women at Urgent Care Clinics

Effect of Growth Hormone Therapy in Short Normal Girls

Spermicide-Coated Condoms and Urinary Tract Infections

Evaluation and Management of Headache Symptoms

Estrogen Therapy After Surgery for Endometriosis

Adult Psychiatric Status of Hyperactive Boys

Evaluation of Inappropriate Consumption of Sumatriptan

Work Environment and the Safety of Pregnant Workers

Initial Evaluation of Melanoma with Chest X-Ray

Prevention of High-Altitude Headache with Aspirin

Sibutramine Not Advised for Treatment of Obesity

Using Inhaled Corticosteroids for Treatment of Patients with COPD

Metformin and Troglitazone for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Meta-Analysis of Prednisone for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Oral Contraceptive Use and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease


Patient Information

What Is Henoch-Schönlein Purpura?

Intrauterine Growth Restriction: When Your Baby Stops Growing Before Birth

International Travel: Tips for Staying Healthy

CME Quiz

CME Course Information

Evidence-Based Medicine Glossary

Classified Information


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