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afp20200815p205.pdf

...reported receiving an influenza vaccina- tion, whereas 54.4% reported receiving a tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccination.1 Important new data on the immunology of immunization in pregnancy provide greater support for and infor- mation...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0815/afp20200815p205.pdf

afp20201215p758.pdf

...been an infection, not congestive heart failure. I pre- scribed azithromycin and an antitussive, and performed a nasopharyngeal swab for pertussis, which came back positive the next day. Her family was treated with prophy- lactic azithromycin. Tdap is not covered by Medicare, so I...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/1215/afp20201215p758.pdf

afp20210215p209.pdf

...HPV = human papillomavirus; Td = tetanus and diphtheria toxoids; Tdap = tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis. Information from reference 65. 216 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 103, Number 4 ◆ February 15, 2021 HEALTH...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2021/0215/afp20210215p209.pdf

afp20210401p407.pdf

...Tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, acellular pertussis (Tdap) Standard schedule Note: Adults with a CD4 count < 200 cells per µL should not receive live vaccines. Refer to the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices and the Department of Health and Human Services...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2021/0401/afp20210401p407.pdf

afp20210515p633.pdf

...Macrolides (unless for pertussis or chla- mydia pneumonia) Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis Strong High Meperidine (Demerol) Respiratory depression Strong High Midazolam (if very low birth weight) Intraventricular hemorrhage, death Strong High Naloxone (for neonatal...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2021/0515/afp20210515p633.pdf

afp20210800p141.pdf

...anxiety, violence, nicotine use, and substance use are effective. Immunizations for influenza, human papillomavirus, meningococcus, and pertussis are crucial in this high-risk population. Lesbian, bisexual, gay, transgender, and queer students have unique health care needs. (Am Fam...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2021/0800/afp20210800p141.pdf

afp20210800p186.pdf

...Pertussis, or whooping cough, is an acute respi- ratory tract infection that continues to affect a significant portion of the global population, with more than 24 million estimated cases in 2014.1 Pertussis, a Centers for Disease Control and Pre- vention (CDC) reportable disease, is...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2021/0800/afp20210800p186.pdf

American Family Physician

...1. Tetanus, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis (Td/Tdap) vaccination Tdap should replace a single dose of Td for adults aged 19 through 64 years who have not received a dose of Tdap previously Adults with uncertain or incomplete history of primary vaccination series with...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/0115/afp20090115p152-s1.pdf

American Family Physician

...Bronchiolitis, pertussis, or respiratory syncytial virus Chest radiography; pulse oximetry; respiratory syncytial virus or pertussis culture Choking episode Barium-contrast upper gastrointestinal series or gastric pH probe; observation Gastroesophageal reflux disease...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/0515/afp20090515p870.pdf

American Family Physician

...Td (including combined tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis vaccines) All travelers All persons older than seven years who have not received the full Td series should receive three doses of Td vaccine Children younger than seven years should receive two doses four to eight...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/0915/afp20090915p583.pdf

American Family Physician

...coccal vaccination once before 65 years of age (additional boosters can be considered every five years), and tetanus boosters (e.g., pertussis, tetanus, and diphtheria [DTaP]; tetanus and diphtheria [Td]) every 10 years. Patients who have not been exposed to hepatitis A or B should...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/1101/afp20091101p946.pdf

Antibiotic Use in Acute Upper Respiratory Tract Infections

...patients with pneumonia, and antivirals may be indicated for those with influenza. Few cases of acute bronchitis are caused by Bordetella pertussis or atypical bacteria, such as Chlamydia pneumoniae and Mycoplasma pneumoniae. However, these infections are self-limited and do not...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/1101/afp20121101p817.pdf

Antibiotic Use in Acute Upper Respiratory Tract Infections - American Family Physician

Nov 1, 2012 - Upper respiratory tract infections account for millions of visits to family physicians each year in the United States. Although warranted in some cases, antibiotics are greatly overused. This article outlines the guidelines and indications for appropriate antibiotic use for common upper...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/1101/p817.html

Appropriate Antimicrobial Prescribing: Approaches that Limit Antibiotic Resistance - ...

Sep 15, 2001 - Since the introduction of antimicrobial agents, there has been an association between antibiotic use and the development of antimicrobial resistance. Antibiotic therapy eradicates not only pathogenic organisms but also the protective normal flora. This so-called

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2001/0915/p999.html

Appropriate Antimicrobial Prescribing: Approaches the Limit Antibiotic Resistance -- ...

...antibiotic treatment. illness and Antibiotic treatment for prolonged cough (more than 10 days) may occasionally be warranted. bronchitis Pertussis should be treated according to established recommendations. Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection may cause pneumonia and prolonged cough...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2001/0915/afp20010915p999.pdf

Appropriate Use of Antibiotics for URIs in Children: Part II. Cough, Pharyngitis and ...

Oct 15, 1998 - This article summarizes the principles of judicious antimicrobial therapy for three of the five conditions--cough, pharyngitis, the common cold--that account for most of the outpatient use of these drugs in the United States. The principles governing the other two conditions, otitis ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1998/1015/p1335.html

April 1, 2019 - American Family Physician

...FPIN's Help Desk Answers: Maternal Pertussis Vaccination During Pregnancy John Waits; Lacy Smith; Daniel J. Hurst Curbside Consultation: Palliative Care in Advanced Dementia Scott Endsley; Rachel Main Practice Guidelines: Mild TBI in Children: Guidance from the CDC for...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0401/

Are Atypical Antipsychotics Safe in Patients with Alzheimer's Disease? - Cochrane for ...

Aug 1, 2006 - Although the atypical antipsychotic medications risperidone (Risperdal) and olanzapine (Zyprexa) are modestly efficacious in reducing aggression, routine use is not justified. Both drugs are associated with serious adverse cerebrovascular events and extrapyramidal symptoms. Use of ...

American Family Physician : Cochrane for Clinicians

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0801/p414.html

Aspirin for CVD, Scabies, Intimate Partner Violence, Maternal Vaccines, Caregiver ... Restricted content. Login required.

Nov 15, 2019 - Key clinical questions and their evidence-based answers directly from the journal's content, written by and for family physicians.

American Family Physician : AFP Clinical Answers

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1115/p606.html

August 1, 2006 - American Family Physician

...Pertussis: A Disease Affecting All Ages David S. Gregory Carcinoid Tumors Russell G. Robertson; William J. Geiger; Nancy B. Davis Exercise and Older Patients: Prescribing Guidelines Ann Yelmokas McDermott; Heather Mernitz Antidepressant Discontinuation Syndrome...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0801/

August 2021 - American Family Physician

...Pertussis: Common Questions and Answers Jonathan M. Kline; Eleanor A. Smith; Adrienne Zavala Departments Editorials: Fallacies and Dangers of Practicing Race-Based Medicine - Free Full Text Bonzo Reddick Editorials: Graham Center Policy One-Pagers Provide Perspectives...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2021/0800

August 2021 - American Family Physician

...Pertussis: Common Questions and Answers Jonathan M. Kline; Eleanor A. Smith; Adrienne Zavala Departments Editorials: Fallacies and Dangers of Practicing Race-Based Medicine - Free Full Text Bonzo Reddick Editorials: Graham Center Policy One-Pagers Provide Perspectives...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2021/0800/

Book Reviews - Physician's Bookshelf - American Family Physician

Feb 1, 1999 - ...to leave the impression that vaccine-preventable diseases are always ready to reemerge. In fact, recent experience has reminded us that pertussis, measles and even diphtheria have resurged when public health is neglected. For such reasons, measles is important for every clinician to...

American Family Physician : Physician's Bookshelf

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1999/0201/p707.html

Bronchitis (Acute) - Clinical Evidence Handbook - American Family Physician

Aug 1, 2004 - What are the effects of treatment in people without chronic respiratory disease?

American Family Physician : Clinical Evidence Handbook

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0801/p557.html

Carcinoid Tumors - American Family Physician

Aug 1, 2006 - Carcinoid tumors are rare, slow-growing neuroendocrine neoplasms that often are indolent and may not become clinically apparent until there has been metastatic spread or evidence of carcinoid syndrome. Recent evidence has revealed that the overall incidence of carcinoid tumors has been ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0801/p429.html

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