AFP Algorithms

This collection includes diagnostic and treatment algorithms that can aid clinical decision making. Use the filters to sort by discipline or topic. You can also search by keyword for articles containing algorithms. The collection includes algorithms published in AFP since 1998; clinical judgment should be used when referring to older algorithms, as the validity of the medical information included cannot be guaranteed.

Figure 1. Evaluation of palpable breast masses in women 30 years and older.
Common Breast Problems
Apr 15, 2019 Issue


Figure 2. Evaluation of palpable breast masses in women younger than 30 years.
Common Breast Problems
Apr 15, 2019 Issue


Figure 3. Diagnostic workup for breast pain.
Common Breast Problems
Apr 15, 2019 Issue


Figure 4. Management algorithm for breast pain.
Common Breast Problems
Apr 15, 2019 Issue


Figure 5. Workup for nipple discharge.
Common Breast Problems
Apr 15, 2019 Issue


Figure 1. Algorithm for the diagnosis and management of acute kidney stones.
Kidney Stones: Treatment and Prevention
Apr 15, 2019 Issue


Figure 1. Algorithm for diagnosis and treatment of heat-related illnesses.
Heat-Related Illnesses
Apr 15, 2019 Issue


Figure 1. Initial evaluation of concussion.
Current Concepts in Concussion: Initial Evaluation and Management
Apr 1, 2019 Issue


Figure 1. Evaluation and management of abnormal uterine bleeding.
Abnormal Uterine Bleeding in Premenopausal Women
Apr 1, 2019 Issue


eFigure A. Flowchart of modified Delphi panel process from formation to completion of the final list of recommendations.
Right Care for Children: Top Five Do's and Don'ts
Mar 15, 2019 Issue


Figure 1. Evaluation of patients with gas, bloating, or belching.
Gas, Bloating, and Belching: Approach to Evaluation and Management
Mar 1, 2019 Issue


Figure 1. Evaluation of first trimester bleeding.
First Trimester Bleeding: Evaluation and Management
Feb 1, 2019 Issue


Figure 2. Evaluation of first trimester bleeding in pregnancy of unknown location.
First Trimester Bleeding: Evaluation and Management
Feb 1, 2019 Issue


Figure 1. Algorithm for the diagnosis and management of incidentally discovered microscopic hematuria.
Renal Cell Carcinoma: Diagnosis and Management
Feb 1, 2019 Issue


Figure 2. Management of incidentally discovered renal masses.
Renal Cell Carcinoma: Diagnosis and Management
Feb 1, 2019 Issue


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