November 1, 1999

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Controversies in Pulmonary Embolism and Deep Venous Thrombosis

Educational Guidelines for Achieving Tight Control and Minimizing Complications of Type 1 Diabetes

Exercise-Related Syncope in the Young Athlete: Reassurance, Restriction or Referral?

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome: A Review and Guidelines for Treatment

Acute Appendicitis: Review and Update

The "Burner": A Common Nerve Injury in Contact Sports

Failure to Pass Meconium: Diagnosing Neonatal Intestinal Obstruction

Lowering the Age for Routine Influenza Vaccination to 50 Years: AAFP Leads the Nation in Influenza Vaccine Policy

Update on Oral Contraceptive Pills


AAFP News: AFP Edition


Clinical Briefs

Clinical Briefs



Curbside Consultation

Caretaker Burnout: Supporting Families of Patients with Alzheimer's Disease

Diary from a Week in Practice

Diary from a Week in Practice


The Costs of Helping Patients with Type 1 Diabetes Achieve Tight Control

Influenza Vaccine for Adults 50 to 64 Years of Age

Family Practice International

Family Practice International

Inside AFP

Solving Diagnostic Puzzles with the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Photo Quiz

A Numb Skin Eruption

Physician's Bookshelf

Physician's Bookshelf

Quantum Sufficit

Quantum Sufficit

Special Medical Reports

NCCN and ACS Collaborate on a Patient's Version of the NCCN Practice Guidelines for Breast Cancer

ACIP Issues Recommendations for Lyme Disease Vaccine

Letters to the Editor

Cost of Inactivated vs. Oral Poliovirus Vaccine

Antibiotic Therapy for Viral Infections in Children

Preventing Unnecessary Hypospadias Repair

Tips From Other Journals

Prolonged Anticoagulation in Patients With Acute DVT

Review of the Diagnosis and Treatment of Spinal Stenosis

Manifestations of Pertussis in Immunized Children and Adults

Ultrasound Therapy for Calcific Tendonitis of the Shoulder

Removal of Aspirated Foreign Bodies in Children and Adults

Treatment of Patients with Refractory Seizures

Postexposure HIV Prophylaxis After Sexual Assault

New Surgical Technique Proved Dangerous to Patients

Shoulder Complaints and Long-Term Effects of Treatment

Perineal Lacerations During Subsequent Vaginal Delivery

Recognizing and Treating Lyme Disease

Treating Coronary Artery Stent Restenosis

Does Metoprolol Improve Survival in CHF?

Does Inhaled Budesonide Produce Benefits in COPD?

Does Low-Potency Estrogen Carry a Risk of Endometrial Cancer?

Using NCPAP for Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Risk of Complications During Gynecologic Laparoscopy

Once-Daily Valacyclovir for Suppression of Genital Herpes

Oral Contraceptives Are Safe and Effective

Effectiveness of Encouraging Beta Blocker Use After an AMI

Risedronate vs. Etidronate for Paget's Disease of Bone

Vitamin C Intake: What's the Right Amount?

Comparison of Pharmacologic Treatments for Alcoholism

Gastrointestinal Findings in Elderly Patients Lacking Iron

Evaluating Infants With Possible Pyloric Stenosis

Stroke Prevention in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation

Pulmonary Emboli in Patients with Negative Doppler Studies

Outpatient Management of Lower Extremity DVT

P. carinii Prophylaxis in Patients with HIV


Patient Information

Influenza Vaccine


Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome

What You Should Know About Type 1 Diabetes

CME Quiz

CME Course Information

Evidence-Based Medicine Glossary

Classified Information


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