Cardiovascular Clinical Recommendations & Guidelines

13 Total

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm - Clinical Preventive Service Recommendation

The AAFP recommends the USPSTF Guideline for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm in men and women.

Annual EKGs for Low-risk Patients - Choosing Wisely

View the AAFP Choosing Wisely recommendation on annual electrocardiograms (EKGs) or other cardiac screening for low-risk patients.

Aspirin Use to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease and Colorectal Cancer - Clinical Preventive Service Recommendation

The AAFP recommends the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) clinical preventive service recommendation on Asprin Use to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease and Colorectal Cancer.

Atrial Fibrillation - Clinical Practice Guideline

Access evidence-based guidelines on Management of Newly-Detected Atrial Fibrillation.

Cardiovascular Risk - Clinical Practice Guideline

Access the clinical practice guideline on lifestyle management to reduce cardiovascular risk, endorsed with qualifications by the AAFP.

Cholesterol - Clinical Practice Guideline

Access the clinical practice guideline for treatment of cholesterol endorsed with qualifications by the AAFP.

Genomic Testing for Cardiovascular Disease - Clinical Preventive Service Recommendation

Access AAFP preventive service recommendations on genomic testing for cardiovascular disease.

Hypertension - Clinical Practice Guideline

Access evidence-based guidelines for managing high blood pressure in adults, developed by the Eighth Joint National Committee (JNC-8) and endorsed by the AAFP.

Hypertension in Adults Over 60

Access evidence-based guidelines for managing high blood pressure in adults over age 60, developed by the American College of Physicians and the AAFP.

Overweight and Obesity in Adults - Clinical Practice Guideline

Access the clinical practice guideline on Management of Overweight and Obesity in Adults endorsed by the AAFP.

Post Myocardial Infarction Depression - Clinical Practice Guideline

Access the AAFP's Guidelines for the Detection and Treatment of Post-Myocardial Infarction Depression.

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Screening for Carotid Artery Stenosis in Asymptomatic Adult Patients - Choosing Wisely

Choosing Wisely® Recommendation: Don’t screen for carotid artery stenosis (CAS) in asymptomatic adult patients.

Venous Thromboembolism - Clinical Practice Guideline

Access evidence-based guidelines for Current Diagnosis of Venous Thromboembolism in Primary Care and on Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in Hospitalized Patients.