February 15, 2000

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Evaluation of the Acutely Limping Child

A Primary Care Approach to the Patient with Claudication

Meckel's Diverticulum

Thyroiditis: Differential Diagnosis and Management

Identification and Evaluation of Mental Retardation

Somatizing Patients: Part I. Practical Diagnosis

Ectopic Pregnancy

The Geriatric Patient: A Systematic Approach to Maintaining Health


AAFP News: AFP Edition


AFP 50 Years Ago

Streptomycin and the Multidose Injector

Clinical Briefs

Clinical Briefs

Conference Highlights

Conference Highlights



Diary from a Week in Practice

Diary from a Week in Practice


Health Assessment of the Geriatric Patient

Genetic Testing

Family Practice International

Family Practice International

Inside AFP

Chicago Universities Collaborate on 'Problem-Oriented Diagnosis' Series

Medicine and Society

The Impact of Genetic Testing on Primary Care: Where's the Beef?

Multimedia Review

Book Reviews

Practice Guidelines

American Thoracic Society Develops Guidelines on Diagnosis of Venous Thromboembolism

Quantum Sufficit

Quantum Sufficit

Letters to the Editor

Recommended Air Travel Delay in Patients with Otitis Media

Sun Protection for Children

Osteoporosis and Fractures

Tips From Other Journals

Treatment of Diabetes with Metformin and Insulin

Immune Response to Varicella After Acyclovir Prophylaxis

Are Serial Radiographs Needed in Torus Fractures in Children?

Are Giant Peptic Ulcers Amenable to Medical Therapy?

Effect of Long-Term Salmeterol on Airway Responsiveness

Estrogen Replacement Therapy and Survival After Ovarian Cancer

Medical Treatments for Patients with Alopecia Areata

Homocysteine Levels and Cardiovascular Disease

Should Recurrent Otitis Media Be Treated Surgically?

Use of Oxytocin to Shorten Labor and Avoid C-Sections

The Role of MRI in Evaluating Acute Cervical Spine Injuries

Potential for Gastric Erosion from Retention of Zinc-Based Pennies

Is Ultrasound Appropriate for the Diagnosis of Pancreatic Tumors?

Neuraminidase Inhibitors in the Treatment of Influenza

Endometrial Effects of Raloxifene Compared with HRT

Histologic Changes in Congenital Nevi Treated with the Ruby Laser

Efficacy of Cilostazol for Intermittent Claudication

Improving the Diagnosis of Appendicitis in Children

Exercise Testing in Patients With Resting ST-T Changes

Is Sauna Use Detrimental in Patients With Stable CAD?

Reviewing Clinical Features of Lofgren's Syndrome

Poor Nutrition as a Risk Factor for Depression and Disability

Which Antiseptic to Use When Obtaining Blood Cultures?

Using Surgery to Treat Hyperparathyroidism

Is Hematuria an Accurate Predictor of Renal Lithiasis?

Treatment of Nonmetastatic Prostate Cancer

Controlling Hypertension with Angiotensin II Receptors

Management Challenges of Liver Cirrhosis

Effective Health Care Approaches in Elderly Patients

Do Glucocorticoids Relieve Symptoms of Croup?

Increased Osteoporosis Risk in Elderly Hypertensive Women

Patient Satisfaction with Therapy and Illness Duration

SSRI Class Is Linked to Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Toward Accurate Clinical Assessments of Fetal Growth

Prophylactic Treatment of P. Carinii Pneumonia

Elective Induction Doubles Cesarean Delivery Rate

Naltrexone Effective in Treatment of Alcoholism

Using Risedronate to Prevent Steroid-Induced Bone Loss

Beware of Recommending Bed Rest for Most Illnesses

Glyceryl Trinitrate Has Fewer Side Effects than Ritodrine

Reducing CHD in Diabetic Patients Using Simvastatin


Patient Information

Peripheral Arterial Disease: Why It Happens and What to Do

Meckel's Diverticulum

Learning More About Mental Retardation

Hashimoto's Disease: What It Is and How It's Treated

CME Quiz

CME Course Information

Evidence-Based Medicine Glossary

Classified Information


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