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afp20171101p575.pdf

...a systematic approach to the evaluation of chronic cough, derived from the results of prospective studies and an evidence-based practice guideline.4,5 Assessment of Chronic Cough The initial evaluation should focus on iden- tifying potential triggers, such as the use of an...

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afp20171115p668.pdf

November 1, 2017: AHRQ

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afp20171215p776.pdf

...Adapted with permission from National Kidney Foundation. K/DOQI clinical practice guidelines for chronic kidney disease: evaluation, classification, and stratification. Am J Kidney Dis. 2002;39(2 suppl 1):S216, with additional information from references 21 and 23. Chronic Kidney...

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afp20180101od1.pdf

...executive summary and recommendations. A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee on Coronary Angiogra- phy) developed in collaboration with the Society for Cardiac Angiogra- phy and Interventions....

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afp20180101p29.pdf

...11. Apovian CM, Aronne LJ, Bessesen DH, et al. Pharmacological man- agement of obesity: an Endocrine Society clinical practice guideline [published correction appears in J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2015; 100(5): 2135-2136]. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2015; 100(2): 342-362. 12. Peyrot...

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afp20180101p56.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Tuberculosis: Guidelines for Diagnosis from the ATS, IDSA, and CDC Persons with Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection may have no clinical evidence of disease and present asymptomatically, known as latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) or symptomati- cally, known...

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afp20180101p7.pdf

...Position Paper on Preconception Care [Practice Guidelines] Issue Date: September 15, 2016 See additional reader comments at: http://www. aafp.org/afp/2016/0915/p508.html To the Editor: I read with interest this Practice Guideline on Preconception Care. It is impres- sive...

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afp20180115p111.pdf

...terms were also used as keywords in a number of combinations. The search included meta-analyses, randomized controlled trials, and practice guidelines within the previous 20 years and was expanded to reviews and clinical trials where needed. Reviews were hand-searched for further...

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afp20180115p135.pdf

...Practice Guidelines H. pylori Infection: ACG Updates Treatment Recommendations Helicobacter pylori infection is one of the most com- mon chronic bacterial infections. The American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) has updated its clinical guidelines in response to significant...

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afp20180115p83.pdf

...• Practice Guidelines • Putting Prevention into Practice • Radiologic Decision- Making (ended) • Resident and Student Voice (ended) • Right Care Alliance collab- oration (starting in 2018) • SPARC: New Diagnostic Test Reviews (starting in 2018) • STEPS: New Drug...

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afp20180115p86.pdf

...SR, et al.; American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons heel pain committee. The diagnosis and treatment of heel pain: a clinical practice guideline-revision 2010. J Foot Ankle Surg. 2010;49(3 suppl):S1-S19. 14. Othman AM, Ragab EM. Endoscopic plantar fasciotomy versus extra-...

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afp20180201p154.pdf

...and features, including Practice Guidelines, the U.S. Pre- ventive Services Task Force series, Putting Prevention into Practice, POEMs, Tips from Other Journals, Graham Center Policy One-Pagers, AFP Journal Club, Diary from a Week in Practice,2 Resident and Student Voice, and CME...

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afp20180201p155.pdf

...has been beneficial for me and my patients. I’ve cherished the days that I could focus on editing a manuscript or evaluat- ing various practice guidelines to summarize for the journal. I’ve also been grateful when I could use that information at the point of care or at least...

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afp20180201p158.pdf

...CL, Shah SS, et al. The management of community-acquired pneumonia in infants and children older than 3 months of age: clinical practice guidelines by the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society and the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Clin Infect Dis. 2011;53(7):e25-e76....

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afp20180201p169.pdf

...SR, et al.; American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons heel pain committee. The diagnosis and treatment of heel pain: a clinical practice guideline-revision 2010. J Foot Ankle Surg. 2010; 49 (3 suppl): S1-S19. Effectiveness of Skin-to-Skin Care for Procedure-Related Pain in...

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afp20180201p203.pdf

...8. Chou R, Gordon DB, de Leon-Casasola OA, et al. Management of postoperative pain: a clinical practice guideline from the American Pain Society, the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, and the American Society of Anesthesiologists’ Committee on Regional...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0201/afp20180201p203.pdf

afp20180201p208.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Cancer Screening Recommendations from the ACS: A Summary of the 2017 Guidelines Each year, the American Cancer Society (ACS) releases guidelines for health care professionals and patients on current cancer screening recom- mendations. The annual report...

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afp20180215p261.pdf

...25. National Comprehensive Cancer Network. NCCN clinical practice guidelines in oncology. Testicular cancer. December 8, 2016. http: // www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/PDF/testicular.pdf [free registration required]. Accessed December 29, 2016. 26. European Association...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0215/afp20180215p261.pdf

afp20180215p279.pdf

...Practice Guidelines ACIP Releases 2018 Adult Immunization Recommendations The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) of the Centers for Disease Con- trol and Prevention (CDC) reviews and updates the adult immunization schedule annually, incorporating any previously...

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afp20180301p313.pdf

...Medicine. The ASAM national practice guideline for the use of medications in the treatment of addiction involving opioid use. 2015. https: //www.asam.org/docs/default-source/ practice-support/guidelines-and-consensus-docs/asam-national- practice-guideline-supplement.pdf. Accessed...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0301/afp20180301p313.pdf

afp20180301p331.pdf

...6. Benson AB, Venook AP, Cederquist L, et al. NCCN clinical practice guidelines in oncology (NCCN guidelines): rectal cancer. NCCN evidence blocks, version 3.2017. March 13, 2017. https: //www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/ pdf/rectal_blocks.pdf [registration required]....

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0301/afp20180301p331.pdf

afp20180301p352.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Treatment of Low BMD and Osteoporosis to Prevent Fractures: Updated Guideline from the ACP Osteoporosis, which most commonly occurs in the hip, spine, and wrist, puts persons at increased risk of fragility and fracture. Fragility fractures and low bone mineral...

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afp20180315p372.pdf

...See related Practice Guideline on page 413. Redefining a cutoff point above which the value of a phys- iologic measurement reflects a disease has huge implica- tions.1 The recently released guideline from the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and American Heart Associ- ation...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0315/afp20180315p372.pdf

afp20180315p376.pdf

...than 60 years.23 However, they do not address targets for adults with stable CAD. The 2012 ACC/AHA/European Society of Cardiology practice guideline for the management of stable CAD recommends treating hypertension to a target BP of less than 140/80 mm Hg.1,2 Although not endorsed...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0315/afp20180315p376.pdf

afp20180315p413.pdf

...Practice Guidelines High Blood Pressure: ACC/AHA Releases Updated Guideline Meta-analyses of observational studies have shown that elevated blood pressure (BP) and hypertension are associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD), end-stage renal disease,...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0315/afp20180315p413.pdf

afp20180401p437.pdf

...cardiovascular risk in adults: a report of the American College of Cardiology/Ameri- can Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines [published corrections appear in J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015; 66(24): 2812 and J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014; 63(25 pt B): 3024- 3025]. J Am Coll...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0401/afp20180401p437.pdf

afp20180401p449.pdf

...JS. Management and care of women with invasive cervical cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology resource-stratified clinical practice guideline summary. J Oncol Pract. 2016; 12(7): 693-696. 26. Falcetta FS, Medeiros LR, Edelweiss MI, Pohlmann PR, Stein AT, Rosa DD....

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0401/afp20180401p449.pdf

afp20180401p478.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Syncope Evaluation and Treatment Guidelines from ACC, AHA, and HRS Although the incidence of syncope, which has multiple causes and presentations, varies by population, a prevalence as high as 41% has been reported. The American College of Cardiology (ACC),...

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afp20180415p517.pdf

...12. Shulman ST, Bisno AL, Clegg HW, et al. Clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis and management of group A streptococcal pharyngitis: 2012 update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America [published correction appears in Clin Infect Dis. 2014; 58(10): 1496]. Clin Infect...

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afp20180415p543.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Screening and Management of High BP in Children and Adolescents: An Updated Guideline from the AAP The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) previously published guidance on screening for and managing high blood pressure (BP) in children and adolescents in...

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afp20180501p559.pdf

...pregnancy: antithrombotic therapy and preven- tion of thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. Chest. 2012;141(2 suppl): e691S-e736S. ■ A growing body of evidence shows that chronic medical conditions are best managed...

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afp20180501p581.pdf

...research stud- ies identified as POEMs, organized by topic and followed by a brief discussion. We also review the five most relevant practice guidelines. The full POEMs are available online at https:// www.aafp.org/afp/poems2017. Cardiovascular Disease and Hypertension The first...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0501/afp20180501p581.pdf

afp20180501p608.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Gender-Dysphoric/Gender-Incongruent Persons: Treatment Recommendations from the Endocrine Society Coverage of guidelines from other organizations does not imply endorsement by AFP or the AAFP. This series is coordinated by Sumi Sexton, MD,...

American Family Physician

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afp20180515p642.pdf

...behaviors, oppo- sitional defiant disorder, management, and clinical practice guidelines. The searches included meta-analyses, clinical tri- als, randomized controlled trials, reviews, and clinical practice guidelines. We also searched the National Institute of Mental Health and the...

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afp20180515p649.pdf

...16. Fehlings D, Switzer L, Agarwal P, et al. Informing evidence-based clini- cal practice guidelines for children with cerebral palsy at risk of osteo- porosis: a systematic review. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2012;54(2):106-116. 17. Houwen S, van der Putten A, Vlaskamp C. A...

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afp20180515p658.pdf

...terms were also used as key words in a number of combinations. The search included meta-analyses, randomized controlled trials, and practice guidelines within the previous 20 years, and was expanded to reviews and clinical trials where needed. Reviews were hand-searched for further...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0515/afp20180515p658.pdf

afp20180515p676.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Infectious Diarrhea: IDSA Updates Guidelines for Diagnosis and Management There are many possible sources of infectious diarrhea, including consumption of shellfish, raw milk, unpasteurized juice, undercooked meats, fish, or eggs, or contaminated fruits or...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0515/afp20180515p676.pdf

afp20180601p721.pdf

...20. American Academy of Family Physicians. Clinical practice guidelines: car- diovascular risk. Lifestyle management to reduce cardiovascular risk. June 2014. https:// www.aafp.org/patient-care/clinical-recommendations/all/ cardiovascular-risk.html. Accessed August 8, 2017. 21....

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0601/afp20180601p721.pdf

afp20180601p741.pdf

...A, Margulies A, Vidall C, Roila F; ESMO Guidelines Working Group. Management of chemother- apy extravasation: ESMO-EONS clinical practice guidelines. Ann Oncol. 2012; 23(suppl 7): vii167-vii173. 748 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 97, Number 11 ◆ June 1, 2018...

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afp20180615p776.pdf

...Soci- ety and British Geriatrics Society. Summary of the updated American Geriatrics Society/British Geriatrics Society clinical practice guideline for prevention of falls in older persons. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011; 59(1): 148-157. 16. US Preventive Services Task Force. Draft...

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afp20180615p798.pdf

...15. National Comprehensive Cancer Network. NCCN clinical practice guidelines in oncology. Prostate cancer. February 21, 2017. https:// www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/pdf/prostate.pdf [free reg- istration required]. Accessed February 27, 2017. 16. U.S. Preventive...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0615/afp20180615p798.pdf

afp20180615p813.pdf

...53 POEMs 56 Practice Guidelines: Tuberculosis 12 CME Quiz is worth 7 credits. www.a afp.org /afp Januar y 15, 20 18 86 Hee l Pain: Diagno sis and Manag ement 102 Non infectio us Peni le Lesio ns 111 Col orectal Cance r Scree ning an d...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0615/afp20180615p813.pdf

afp20180615p821.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Corticosteroids for Sore Throat: BMJ Rapid Recommendation Acute sore throat typically resolves after seven to 10 days in adults and two to seven days in children. It can result in missed school or work, but complications are rare. Most guidelines recommend...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0615/afp20180615p821.pdf

afp20180701p12.pdf

...See related Practice Guideline at https://www.aafp. org/afp/2018/0615/p821.html. Primary care physicians generally agree that we should be more thoughtful and selective about the use of antibiotics in patients with upper and lower respiratory tract infections, and about the use...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0701/afp20180701p12.pdf

afp20180701p25.pdf

...Adapted with permission from Santillanes G, Simms S, Gausche-Hill M, et al. Prospective evaluation of a clinical practice guideline for diagnosis of appendicitis in children. Acad Emerg Med. 2012; 19(8): 888. Risk stratification based on history, physical examination, laboratory...

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afp20180701p34.pdf

...3. Chow AW, Benninger MS, Brook I, et al. IDSA clinical practice guideline for acute bacterial rhinosinusitis in children and adults. Clin Infect Dis. 2012; 54(8): e72-e112. 4. Greaves M. Chronic urticaria. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2000; 105(4): 664-672. 5. Kaplan AP....

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0701/afp20180701p34.pdf

afp20180701p57.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Bleeding with Anticoagulants: ACC Releases Expert Consensus Decision Pathway to Guide Management Coverage of guidelines from other organizations does not imply endorsement by AFP or the AAFP. This series is coordinated by Sumi Sexton, MD,...

American Family Physician

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afp20180715p121.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Hepatitis B Virus Vaccination and Screening: Best Practices from the ACP and CDC Approximately 847,000 persons in the United States have chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection; 67% are unaware of their status, and 14,000 die annually. Screening and...

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afp20180715p85.pdf

...non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines [published correc- tion appears in Circulation. 2014; 130(25): e433-e434]. Circulation. 2014; 130(25): e344-e426. 33. Richards...

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afp20180715p93.pdf

...each one with a brief discussion. We also discuss implications for decision making based on one of the most relevant clinical practice guidelines of 2017. Musculoskeletal Conditions The first group of POEMs focuses on the treatment of musculoskeletal conditions: meniscal tears,...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0715/afp20180715p93.pdf

afp20180801od2.pdf

...non- ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Associa- tion Task Force on Practice Guidelines [published correc- tion appears in J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014; 64(24): 2713-2714]. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014; 64(24): e139-e228. ■...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0801/afp20180801od2.pdf

afp20180801p151.pdf

...of overweight and obe- sity in adults: a report of the American College of Cardiol- ogy/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines and The Obesity Society [published correction appears in J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014; 63(25 pt B): 3029-3030]. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014;...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0801/afp20180801p151.pdf

afp20180801p187.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Diabetes: ADA Releases Revised Position Statement on Standards of Medical Care Because the evidence regarding medical care for persons with diabetes mellitus continues to evolve, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) annually updates its standards. In...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0801/afp20180801p187.pdf

afp20180815p214.pdf

...4. Chow WB, Rosenthal RA, Merkow RP, Ko CY, Esnaola NF. Optimal pre- operative assessment of the geriatric surgical patient: a best practices guideline from the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program and the American Geriatrics Society. J Am Coll...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0815/afp20180815p214.pdf

afp20180815p258.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Safe Reduction of Primary Cesarean Births: National Partnership for Maternal Safety Releases Consensus Bundle Coverage of guidelines from other organizations does not imply endorsement by AFP or the AAFP. This series is coordinated by Sumi Sexton, MD,...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0815/afp20180815p258.pdf

afp20180901p283.pdf

...et al. The clinical assessment, treatment, and prevention of lyme disease, human granulocytic ana- plasmosis, and babesiosis: clinical practice guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America [published correction appears in Clin Infect Dis. 2007; 45(7): 941]. Clin Infect...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0901/afp20180901p283.pdf

afp20180901p319.pdf

...See related Practice Guideline at https:// www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0515/p669.html. Additional content at https:// www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0901/p319.html The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) conducts the Effective Health Care Program as part of its mission to...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0901/afp20180901p319.pdf

afp20180901p323.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Antibiotics for Uncomplicated Skin Abscesses After Incision and Drainage: BMJ Rapid Recommendation Skin abscesses, which are a collection of pus in the dermis and deeper tissues and often appear as erythematous and indurated nodules, typically result from a...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0901/afp20180901p323.pdf

afp20180915od1.pdf

...on the assessment of cardiovascular risk: a report of the American College of Cardiology/Ameri- can Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines [published correction appears in J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014; 63(25 pt B): 3026]. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014; 63(25 pt B): 2935-2959....

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0915/afp20180915od1.pdf

afp20180915p343.pdf

...unbiased sources of preappraised evidence and be mindful of the potential for industry influence in research publications, practice guidelines, and clinical reviews.8 There is too much evidence and too little time to practice good EBM. Rely on a few sources of high-quality,...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0915/afp20180915p343.pdf

afp20180915p347.pdf

...18. Flynn JT, Kaelber DC, Baker-Smith CM, et al. Clinical practice guideline for screening and management of high blood pressure in children and adolescents [published correction appears in Pediatrics. 2017; 140(6): e20173035]. Pediatrics. 2017; 140(3): e20171904. 19. Siu AL....

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0915/afp20180915p347.pdf

afp20180915p394.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Deprescribing Antipsychotics for Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia and Insomnia Antipsychotics have been shown to be effective for treating behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia in older persons and are commonly used to treat...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0915/afp20180915p394.pdf

afp20181015p474a.pdf

...cancer syndromes: American Society of Clinical Oncology clinical practice guideline endorse- ment of the familial risk-colorectal cancer: European Society for Medical Oncology Clinical Practice Guidelines. J Clin Oncol. 2015;33(2):209-217. In Reply: Thank you, Dr. Feero, for your...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/1015/afp20181015p474a.pdf

afp20181015p486.pdf

...In 2017, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) updated its clinical practice guideline for the screening and management of high blood pressure in children and ado- lescents.8,9 A 2018 study has already demonstrated a signif- icant increase in hypertension diagnoses using the...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/1015/afp20181015p486.pdf

afp20181015p525.pdf

...Adapted with permission from Schwartz SR, Magit AE, Rosenfeld RM, et al. Clinical practice guideline (update): earwax (cerumen impaction) [published correction appears in Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017; 157(3): 539]. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017; 156(1 suppl): S25. October...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/1015/afp20181015p525.pdf

afp20181015p541.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Influenza Vaccination Recommendations for 2018-2019: Updates from ACIP The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Advi- sory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) has released its recommendations for routine influenza vaccina- tion in the 2018-2019...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/1015/afp20181015p541.pdf

afp20181101p559.pdf

...AAFP Updates Videos on Clinical Practice Guideline Process The AAFP develops clinical practice guidelines to serve as a framework for clinical decision making and supporting best practices. These guidelines include practice recom- mendations informed by a systematic review of...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/1101/afp20181101p559.pdf

afp20181101p590.pdf

...Most education materials designed for children address type 1 diabetes.2 This article reviews recommendations from a clinical practice guideline by the Ameri- can Academy of Pediatrics.2 It also highlights the American Diabetes Association’s current clinical practice...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/1101/afp20181101p590.pdf

afp20181101p603.pdf

...The AHRQ review findings were mostly consis- tent with 2013 practice guidelines from the Amer- ican Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), which recommend self-management programs and low-impact aerobic exercise for persons with symptomatic knee OA and weight loss for per- sons...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/1101/afp20181101p603.pdf

afp20181115od1.pdf

...PM, Petak SM, Binkley N, et al. American Association of Clin- ical Endocrinologists and American College of Endocrinology clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis-2016-executive summary [published correction appears in Endocr Pract....

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/1115/afp20181115od1.pdf

afp20181115p606.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Dysphonia (Hoarseness): AAO-HNSF Releases Updated Clinical Guideline for Treatment Dysphonia is a condition that is characterized by altered vocal quality, pitch, loudness, or vocal effort that impairs quality of life. Technically, dysphonia is a change in...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/1115/afp20181115p606.pdf

afp20181201p645.pdf

...PT, Gooren L, et al. Endocrine treatment of gender-dysphoric/gender-incongruent persons: an Endocrine Soci- ety clinical practice guideline [published correction appears in J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2018; 103(2): 699]. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2017; 102(11): 3869-3903. 7....

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/1201/afp20181201p645.pdf

afp20181201p654.pdf

...32. Wright JT, Crall JJ, Fontana M, et al. Evidence-based clinical practice guideline for the use of pit-and-fissure sealants: a report of the Amer- ican Dental Association and the American Academy of Pediatric Den- tistry. J Am Dent Assoc. 2016; 147(8): 672-682.e12. 33....

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afp20181201p673.pdf

...7. Crump JA, Sugarman J; Working Group on Ethics Guidelines for Global Health Training (WEIGHT). Ethics and best practice guidelines for training experiences in global health. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2010; 83(6): 1178-1182. 8. DeCamp M. Scrutinizing global short-term medical...

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afp20181201p688.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Lung Cancer Screening Recommendations from the ACCP Low-dose chest computed tomography (CT)-based screening for lung cancer has become the standard of care in the United States since the results of the National Lung Screening Trial were published. However, the...

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afp20181215p709.pdf

...12. Lenzer J, Hoffman JR, Furberg CD, Ioannidis JP; Guide- line Panel Review Working Group. Ensuring the integrity of clinical practice guidelines: a tool for protecting patients [published correction appears in BMJ. 2014; 348: f1335]. BMJ. 2013; 347: f5535. 13. Gaus CR. An...

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afp20181215p719.pdf

...26. Clinical Practice Guideline Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence 2008 Update Panel, Liaisons, and Staff. A clinical practice guideline for treating tobacco use and dependence: 2008 update. A U.S. Public Health Service report. Am J Prev Med. 2008; 35(2): 157-176. 27. D’Onofrio...

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afp20181215p756.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Crohn’s Disease: ACG Releases Updated Management Guidelines Options for managing Crohn’s disease continue to increase, as does the prevalence of the disease. The Amer- ican College of Gastroenterology (ACG) has released an updated clinical practice...

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afp20190101p17.pdf

...R, Rizolli P. The 2012 AHS/AAN guidelines for prevention of episodic migraine: a summary and comparison with other recent clinical practice guidelines. Headache. 2012; 52(6): 930-945. 11. Silberstein SD. Practice parameter: evidence-based guidelines for migraine headache (an...

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afp20190101p57.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Deprescribing Benzodiazepine Receptor Agonists for Insomnia in Adults Benzodiazepine receptor agonists (BZRAs), which include benzodiazepines and drugs such as zolpidem (Ambien), are often used to treat insomnia. Although they are ben- eficial for short-term...

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afp20190101p7.pdf

...See related Practice Guidelines on page 57 and at https:// www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0915/p394.html. Nearly one-half of older adults take five or more medications,1 and as many as one in five of these prescriptions is potentially inappropriate.2 Older adults prescribed more...

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afp20190115od1.pdf

...on the assessment of cardiovascular risk: a report of the American Col- lege of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines [published correction appears in J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014; 63(25 pt B): 3026]. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014; 63(25 pt B): 2935-2959....

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afp20190115p101.pdf

...References 1. American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology (AACN) practice guidelines for neuropsychological assessment and consultation. Clin Neuropsychol. 2007; 21(2): 209-231. 2. Michels TC, Tiu AY, Graver CJ. Neuropsychological evaluation in pri- mary care. Am Fam...

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afp20190115p109.pdf

...54. Stevens DL, et al. Practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of skin and soft tissue infections. Clin Infect Dis. 2014; 59(2): e10-e52. 55. Pieper B, Templin T. Chronic venous insufficiency in persons with a his- tory of injection drug use. Res Nurs Health. 2001;...

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afp20190115p129.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Colorectal Cancer Screening: ACS Updates Guideline for Adults with Average Risk Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the fourth most prevalent cancer in the United States and sec- ond leading cancer-related cause of death. More than one-half of CRCs are caused by...

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afp20190115p74.pdf

...Vitamin K Antagonists. The Practice Guideline, Newly Detected Atrial Fibrillation: AAFP Updates Guidelines on Pharmacologic Management (September 1, 2017, p. 332), incorrectly identified vitamin K antagonists as vitamin K agonists in the first paragraph in the left column on page...

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afp20190115p77.pdf

...Vitamin K Antagonists. The Practice Guideline, Newly Detected Atrial Fibrillation: AAFP Updates Guidelines on Pharmacologic Management (September 1, 2017, p. 332), incorrectly identified vitamin K antagonists as vitamin K agonists in the first paragraph in the left column on page...

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afp20190201p141.pdf

...Corrections Misspelled name. The Practice Guideline Bleeding with Anticoagulants: ACC Releases Expert Consensus Decision Pathway to Guide Management (July 1, 2018, p. 57) con- tained an error by referring to vitamin K agonists rather than vitamin K antagonists in three places within...

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afp20190201p143.pdf

...Corrections Misspelled name. The Practice Guideline Bleeding with Anticoagulants: ACC Releases Expert Consensus Decision Pathway to Guide Management (July 1, 2018, p. 57) con- tained an error by referring to vitamin K agonists rather than vitamin K antagonists in three places within...

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afp20190201p159.pdf

...19. Lo Vecchio A, Dias JA, Berkley JA, et al. Comparison of recommenda- tions in clinical practice guidelines for acute gastroenteritis in children. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2016; 63(2): 226-235. 20. Steiner MJ, DeWalt DA, Byerley JS. Is this child dehydrated? JAMA. 2004;...

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afp20190201p179.pdf

...2. Motzer RJ, et al. Kidney cancer, version 2.2017. NCCN clinical practice guidelines in oncology. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2017; 15(6): 804-834. 3. Lipworth L, Tarone RE, McLaughlin JK. The epidemiology of renal cell carcinoma. J Urol. 2006; 176(6 pt 1): 2353-2358. 4....

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afp20190201p194.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Urinary Incontinence: Screening Recommendation from the WPSI Editor’s Note: This recommendation to screen women for urinary incontinence belies the lack of evidence supporting its benefit. Only a thin logical thread exists, based on indirect evidence, linking...

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afp20190215p226.pdf

...Tip for Using AFP at the Point of Care Are you looking for a Practice Guideline? You can find AFP ’s collection of guideline summa- ries at https://www.aafp.org/afp/practguide. All department collections are accessible from the AFP home page at https://www.aafp.org/afp....

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afp20190215p228.pdf

...14. Stevens DL, Bisno AL, Chambers HF, et al. Practice guidelines for the diag- nosis and management of skin and soft tissue infections: 2014 update by the IDSA. Clin Infect Dis. 2014; 59(2): 147-159. 15. Canales FL, Newmeyer WL III, Kilgore ES Jr. The treatment of felons and...

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afp20190215p237.pdf

...type 2 diabetes mellitus: a clinical practice guideline update from the American College of Physicians. Ann Intern Med. 2017; 166(4): 279-290. 43. U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs; U.S. Department of Defense. VA/ DoD clinical practice guideline for the management of type 2...

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afp20190215p262.pdf

...7. Chalasani N, et al. The diagnosis and management of non- alcoholic fatty liver disease: practice guideline by the Amer- ican Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, American College of Gastroenterology, and the American Gastroenter- ological Association. Hepatology. 2012;...

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afp20190215p264.pdf

...Practice Guidelines ACIP Approves 2019 Adult and Childhood/ Adolescent Immunization Schedules The 2019 adult and childhood/adolescent immunization schedules have been approved by the Advisory Committee on Immuniza- tion Practices (ACIP) of the Centers for Dis- ease Control and...

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afp20190301p314.pdf

...disease, liver cancer, treatment, vaccina- tions, screenings. The search included meta-analyses, random- ized-controlled trials, and practice guidelines within the past 20 years. Also searched were the Cochrane database and Essential Evidence Plus. Search dates: October 2017 and...

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afp20190301p334.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Myocardial Infarction: Expert Consensus Group Provides Updated Definition Coverage of guidelines from other organizations does not imply endorsement by AFP or the AAFP. This series is coordinated by Sumi Sexton, MD, Editor-in-Chief. A collection of...

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afp20190315p362.pdf

...peripheral artery disease: a report of the Amer- ican College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines [published correction appears in Circulation. 2017;135(12):e791-e792]. Circulation. 2017; 135(12): e734. BEST PRACTICES IN VASCULAR...

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