February 1, 2003

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Common Dental Emergencies


Hip Fractures in Adults

Antidepressants: Update on New Agents and Indications

Thyroid Nodules


AAFP News: AFP Edition


Clinical Briefs

Clinical Briefs

Clinical Evidence Handbook

Depression in Children and Adolescents

Cochrane for Clinicians

Are Low-Fat Diets Better than Other Weight-Reducing Diets in Achieving Long-Term Weight Loss?

Curbside Consultation

A Mother Who Refuses to Vaccinate Her Child

Diary from a Week in Practice

Diary from a Week in Practice


Medical Needs of Foster Children

Inside AFP

How to Get More Out of AFP

Photo Quiz

Woody Edema of the Legs

Practice Guidelines

AHA Releases Scientific Statement on Cardiovascular Health in Childhood

Quantum Sufficit

Quantum Sufficit

Tips From Other Journals

Mastectomy vs. Less Invasive Surgery for Breast Cancer

Clinical Problem: Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Evaluation and Treatment of Patients with Herpes Zoster

Risperidone for Aggressive Behavior in Autistic Children

Drug Resistance Even with New HIV Infection?

What Is the Optimal Schedule for Obtaining Blood Cultures?

Walking vs. Vigorous Exercise for Heart Health in Women

Watchful Waiting or Surgery for Early Prostate Cancer?

Preventing Initial Bleeding in Cirrhosis-Induced Varices

Diagnosing Urinary Tract Stones: Helical CT vs. IVP

Systemic Glucocorticoids for Childhood Wheezing

Updating Treatment Options for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Children's Behavior Correlates with Television Viewing

Indications for Vena Cava Filters for Recurrent DVT

Influence of Statin Therapy After Coronary Artery Stenting

Is Breast Cancer Different in Men than in Women?

Three-Day Treatment Effective for Childhood Pneumonia

Can Tamoxifen Reduce the Risk of Breast Cancer?

Douching Increases Risk of Bacterial Vaginosis

More Sensitive, Less Frequent Cervical Cancer Screening

Confidence Level for Negative Sentinel Node Biopsy

Scoring for Palpable Breast Masses in Younger Women

Home Exercise Program Can Improve Knee Osteoarthritis

Greater Dietary Freedom vs. Glycemic Control

Using Systolic Blood Pressure to Identify Neurologic Lesions

Why Don't Patients Take Their Antihypertensive Medications?

What Do We Do When the Alcohol Screen Is Positive?

Drug Therapy and Psychologic Support in Smoking Cessation

Duct Tape More Effective than Cryotherapy for Warts

Prevention of Dust-Mite Sensitization in Children

Easy Breathing Program Affects Management of Asthma

Timing Important in Reading Tuberculin Test Results

Using Statins in Children with Familial Hypercholesterolemia

Effect of Carvedilol in Patients with Congestive Heart Failure

Alendronate and BMD in Hyperparathyroid Disease


Patient Information


Thyroid Nodules

CME Quiz

CME Course Information

Evidence-Based Medicine Glossary

Classified Information


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