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afp20190201p185.pdf

...Commentary Thankfully, R.E. has recovered. As her symptoms dragged on, we both began to worry about more sinister diagnoses. Pertussis is notoriously difficult to diagnose in adults, but her story has made me much more likely to think of it in adults with prolonged cough. R.E.’s...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0201/afp20190201p185.pdf

afp20190215p228.pdf

...Anti-tetanus immunoglobulin, plus tetanus and diphtheria toxoids (Td) or the tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acel- lular pertussis (Tdap) vaccine, should be administered per recommendations from the Advisory Committee on Immu- nization Practices (i.e., administer if...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0215/afp20190215p228.pdf

afp20190401p454.pdf

...Maternal Pertussis Vaccination During Pregnancy John B. Waits, MD, FAAFP; Lacy Smith, MD, FAAFP; and Daniel J. Hurst, PhD Cahaba Family Medicine Residency, Centreville, Alabama Clinical Question How effective is prenatal maternal administra- tion of the tetanus toxoid, reduced...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0401/afp20190401p454.pdf

afp20190715p82.pdf

...16. Stratton KR, Howe CJ, Johnston RB Jr. Adverse events associated with childhood vaccines other than pertussis and rubella. Summary of a report from the Institute of Medicine. JAMA. 1994; 271(20): 1602-1605. 17. Chapman RS, Forsyth A, MacQueen A. Erythema multiforme in associ-...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0715/afp20190715p82.pdf

afp20190901p281.pdf

...(which generally has a longer duration, with a mean of 18 days in adults and 12 days in children2,4), influenza, bacterial sinusitis, and pertussis (Table 1). The primary goals of treatment are reduction of symptom duration and severity. Over-the- counter cold medications should...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0901/afp20190901p281.pdf

afp20191001p416.pdf

...Vaccinate against hepatitis A, hepatitis B, tetanus, diphtheria-pertussis, influenza, and pneumococcus Aggressively manage cardiac risk factors including hyper- tension, lipid control, and smoking, particularly for people who also use stimulants or tobacco Treat other comorbid...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1001/afp20191001p416.pdf

afp20191115p606.pdf

...pertussis in infants? Women should receive the tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertus- sis (Tdap) vaccine during pregnancy regardless of previous immunization history. Infants whose mothers received prenatal immunization had 50% fewer cases of pertussis...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1115/afp20191115p606.pdf

afp20200201p134.pdf

...RA, Salmon DA, et al. Association between vaccine refusal and vaccine-preventable diseases in the United States: a review of measles and pertussis [published correction appears in JAMA. 2016; 315(19): 2125]. JAMA. 2016; 315(11): 1149-1158. 11. GoodRx. Prevnar 13. Accessed...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0201/afp20200201p134.pdf

afp20200215p251.pdf

...Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis Vaccines ACIP voted unanimously at the October 2019 meeting to allow either the tetanus and diphtheria (Td) or the tetanus tox- oid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccine in almost all situations where currently only Td...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0215/afp20200215p251.pdf

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

afp20201101p539.pdf

...Tdap = tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis. Information from references 1-14. November 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 9 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 541 EYE EMERGENCIES FIGURE 1 Funduscopic view of the eye demonstrating a...

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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

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

Application-Adult-Minority-Immunization-Project.pdf

...HPV (human papillomavirus, Gardasil 9) Td/Tetanus and diphtheria toxoids (Tenivac, Tdvax) Tdap/Tetanus and diphtheria toxoids and acellular pertussis vaccine (Adacel, Boostrix) Influenza (Fluzone, Flucelvax, Fluvirin, Fluarix, Afluria, Flublok, and FluLaval Quadrivalent) Zoster...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/office-champions/Application-Adult-Minority-Immunization-Project.pdf

Application-Improving-Imm-Rate-African-Americans-Project.pdf

...HPV (human papillomavirus, Gardasil 9) Td/Tetanus and diphtheria toxoids (Tenivac, Tdvax) Tdap/Tetanus and diphtheria toxoids and acellular pertussis vaccine (Adacel, Boostrix) Influenza (Fluzone, Flucelvax, Fluvirin, Fluarix, Afluria, Flublok, and FluLaval Quadrivalent) Zoster...

Patient Care

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/office-champions/Application-Improving-Imm-Rate-African-Americans-Project.pdf

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 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

Are Your Patients Getting the Preventive Services They Need? -- FPM

Jan 1, 1999 - The article discusses the importance of preventive services and offers NCQA benchmarks. It also shows the process one practice used to identify its rates for mammograms, childhood immunizations and influenza vaccinations.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/1999/0100/p56.html

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