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afp20190601p699.pdf

...a care plan for additional support and resources.12 The National Consensus Development Conference for Care- giver Assessment developed practice guidelines that have been incorporated in the Guided Care model15 and pro- moted by numerous national organizations.1,12,16,17 See a...

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afp20190601p717.pdf

...aggressive hypertension guidelines from the ACC/AHA that the AAFP and ACP also did not partic- ipate in or endorse. Study design: Practice guideline Funding source: Government Setting: Various (guideline) Reference: Grundy SM, Stone NJ, Bailey AL, et al. 2018 AHA/...

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afp20190601p717a.pdf

...aggressive hypertension guidelines from the ACC/AHA that the AAFP and ACP also did not partic- ipate in or endorse. Study design: Practice guideline Funding source: Government Setting: Various (guideline) Reference: Grundy SM, Stone NJ, Bailey AL, et al. 2018 AHA/...

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afp20190601p718.pdf

...aggressive hypertension guidelines from the ACC/AHA that the AAFP and ACP also did not partic- ipate in or endorse. Study design: Practice guideline Funding source: Government Setting: Various (guideline) Reference: Grundy SM, Stone NJ, Bailey AL, et al. 2018 AHA/...

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afp20190601p719.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Cancer Screening: ACS Releases Annual Summary of Recommendations The American Cancer Society (ACS) pro- vides a summary of recommendations for can- cer screening (Table 1) each year, including any updates and recent data, and advice for when recommendations...

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afp20190615p785.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Depression After ACS Events: AAFP Releases Updated Guidelines More than 25 million U.S. adults have heart disease, with more than 1 million adults hos- pitalized with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) events each year. After ACS events, patients are at increased...

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afp20190701p39.pdf

...with permission from Gordon CM, Ackerman KE, Berga SL, et al. Functional hypothalamic amenorrhea: an Endocrine Society clinical practice guideline. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2017; 102(5): 1423. 46 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 100, Number 1 ◆ July 1, 2019...

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afp20190715p121.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Interpregnancy Care: Guidelines from ACOG and SMFM Interpregnancy care is the care provided to women of childbearing age who are between pregnancies. The interpregnancy period pro- vides an opportunity to address complications or medical issues that developed...

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afp20190715p89.pdf

...in clinical practice guidelines of the National Guideline Clearinghouse. Chin J Integr Med. 2017; 23(11): 864-870. 12. Qaseem A, Wilt TJ, McLean RM, et al. Noninvasive treat- ments for acute, subacute, and chronic low back pain: a clinical practice guideline from the American...

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afp20190715p98.pdf

...C Based on a clinical practice guideline Information on hearing aid use should be provided to patients. It should incorporate patient expectations, perceived self-benefit, satisfaction, readiness to accept change, and support from significant others.38,39 C Systematic reviews...

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afp20190801p168.pdf

...Clinical practice guidelines suggest testing for elevated androgen levels in women with an abnormal hirsutism score.6,14,22 The degree of hirsutism does not necessarily cor- relate with the testosterone level. Free testosterone is the bio- logically active component of serum...

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afp20190815p213.pdf

...17. American Academy of Family Physicians. Clinical practice guideline. High blood pressure in children and adolescents. Accessed February 2, 2019. https:// www.aafp.org/patient-care/clinical-recommendations/ all/hbp-child.html 18. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention....

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0815/afp20190815p213.pdf

afp20190901p290.pdf

...7. Vandvik PO, Lähdeoja T, Ardern C, et al. Subacromial decompression surgery for adults with shoulder pain: a clinical practice guideline. BMJ. 2019; 364: l294. 8. O’Byrne PM, FitzGerald JM, Bateman ED, et al. Inhaled combined budesonide-formoterol as needed in mild asthma. N...

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afp20190901p298.pdf

...C Based on a clinical practice guideline and clinical review on disease-oriented outcome Compression therapy is beneficial for venous ulcer treatment and is the standard of care.1,28 A Based on a clinical practice guide- line on disease-oriented outcome and systematic review...

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afp20190901p309.pdf

...Recommendations from Others A 2017 evidence-based practice guideline from the American College of Physicians examined noninvasive treatments for nonradicular low back pain and found insufficient evidence to sup- port the use of gabapentin for acute or chronic back pain.3...

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afp20190901p316.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Tonsillectomy in Children: AAO-HNS Updates Guideline Tonsillectomy is one of the most common sur- gical procedures in the United States. It involves complete removal of each tonsil and capsule and is performed with or without adenoidectomy. The American Academy...

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afp20190915p339.pdf

...Guidelines Committee of the American College of Physicians. Nonsurgical management of urinary incontinence in women: a clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians [published correction appears in Ann Intern Med. 2014; 161(10): 764]. Ann Intern Med. 2014;...

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afp20190915p350.pdf

...Practice guideline from the AAP, which is based on consistent evidence from observa- tional studies Pneumatic otoscopy with or without tympanometry should be used to assess the tympanic membrane for effusion in patients with suspected AOM.7,9 C Expert opinion and practice...

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afp20190915p378.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Dual Antiplatelet Therapy for High-Risk TIA and Minor Stroke: BMJ Rapid Recommendation Dual antiplatelet therapy after stroke has not previously been shown to improve outcomes over a single agent. Based on a recent randomized controlled trial followed by a...

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afp20191001od1.pdf

...4. American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. Clinical practice guideline: acute sinusitis. Accessed January 26, 2019. https:// www.entnet.org/con- tent/clinical-practice-guideline-adult-sinusitis ■

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1001/afp20191001od1.pdf

afp20191001p391.pdf

...Treatment of Gender-Dysphoric/Gender-Incongruent Persons: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline, at https:// www.endocrine.org/guidelines-and-clinical-practice/ clinical-practice-guidelines/gender-dysphoria-gender- incongruence.66 Reference 66 was also replaced with the...

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afp20191001p392.pdf

...Treatment of Gender-Dysphoric/Gender-Incongruent Persons: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline, at https:// www.endocrine.org/guidelines-and-clinical-practice/ clinical-practice-guidelines/gender-dysphoria-gender- incongruence.66 Reference 66 was also replaced with the...

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afp20191001p426.pdf

...therapy: antithrombotic therapy and preven- tion of thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. Chest. 2012; 141(suppl 2): e152S-e184S. 5. Witt DM, Nieuwlaat R, Clark NP, et al. American Society of Hematology 2018...

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afp20191001p443.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Perinatal Depression: AAP Policy Statement on Recognition and Management 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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afp20191015p455.pdf

...Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Steering Com- mittee on Quality Improvement and Management. ADHD: clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis, evaluation and treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disor- der in children and adolescents. Pediatrics. 2011; 128(5):...

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afp20191015p463.pdf

...Recommendations from Others A 2012 clinical practice guideline from the Amer- ican College of Chest Physicians recommends up to one year of dual antiplatelet therapy for patients with acute coronary syndrome or those under- going elective percutaneous intervention with stenting.4 It...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1015/afp20191015p463.pdf

afp20191015p485.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. 17. Heit JA, Kobbervig CE, James AH, et al. Trends in the incidence of venous...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1015/afp20191015p485.pdf

afp20191015p505.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Influenza Vaccination: Updated Recommendations from ACIP Published online September 20, 2019. The Centers for Disease Control and Pre- vention’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) has released its recommenda- tions for routine influenza...

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afp20191101od1.pdf

...with coronary artery disease: a report of the American College of Cardiology/Ameri- can Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016; 68(10): 1082-1115. ■

American Family Physician

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afp20191101p544.pdf

...and infectious diseases are prevalent and can cause disability. Family physicians can use avail- able resources and clinical practice guidelines such as those from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and Department of Defense to inform care and to assist veterans. (Am Fam...

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afp20191101p582.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Pilonidal Disease Management: Guidelines from the ASCRS Pilonidal disease is a reaction to hair in the gluteal cleft, in which unattached hairs injure or pierce the skin, resulting in a foreign body reaction. The condition, which has an annual incidence of...

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afp20191115od1.pdf

...US Public Health Service. Preexposure prophylaxis for the preven- tion of HIV infection in the United States-2017 update: a clinical practice guideline. March 2018. Accessed April 16, 2019. https:// www.cdc.gov/hiv/pdf/risk/prep/cdc-hiv- prep-guidelines-2017.pdf 4. Centers for...

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afp20191115p639.pdf

...2. White AC Jr., Coyle CM, Rajshekhar V, et al. Diagnosis and treatment of neurocysticercosis. 2017 clinical practice guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH). Clin Infect Dis. 2018; 66(8):...

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afp20191115p649.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Gestational Hypertension and Preeclampsia: A Practice Bulletin from ACOG Preeclampsia, a disorder of pregnancy associated with new-onset hypertension, occurs in up to 8% of pregnancies globally, with an incidence that increased by 25% from 1987 to 2004 in the...

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afp20191201p687.pdf

...Reprinted with permission from Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) Acute Kidney Injury Work Group. KDIGO clini- cal practice guideline for acute kidney injury. Kidney Int Suppl. 2012; 2(suppl 1): 19. December 1, 2019 ◆ Volume 100, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American...

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afp20191201p716.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Diagnosing VTE: Guidelines from the American Society of Hematology An accurate diagnosis of venous thromboembolism (VTE) is essential to avoid morbidity and mortality from both thrombosis and unnecessary treatment. Diagnos- tic tests for VTE are often...

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afp20191215p734.pdf

...See related USPSTF at https:// www.aafp.org/ afp/2019/0115/od1.html and related Practice Guideline at https:// www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0501/p589.html. The 2018 American College of Cardiology/Amer- ican Heart Association (ACC/AHA) guidelines on the management of blood cholesterol...

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afp20191215p751.pdf

...See related Practice Guideline at https://www.aafp.org/ afp/2019/1015/p505.html. CME This clinical content conforms to AAFP criteria for continuing medical education (CME). See CME Quiz on page 738. Author disclosure: No relevant financial affiliations. Patient...

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afp20191215p759.pdf

...21. O’Shea RS, Dasarathy S, McCullough AJ; Practice Guideline Committee of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases; Practice Parameters Committee of the American College of Gastroenterology. Alcoholic liver disease. Hepatology. 2010; 51(1): 307-328. 22. Bacon...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1215/afp20191215p759.pdf

afp20191215p778.pdf

...of DVT: antithrombotic therapy and prevention of thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. Chest. 2012; 141(2 suppl): e351S-e418S. 11. Wolf SJ, Hahn SA, Nentwich LM, et al.; American College of Emergency Physicians...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1215/afp20191215p778.pdf

afp20191215p782.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Managing Chronic Hypertension in Pregnant Women: ACOG Releases Updated Practice Bulletin In pregnancy, chronic hypertension is defined as hypertension diagnosed before 20 weeks’ gestation. Up to 1.5% of pregnant women have chronic hypertension, which can...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1215/afp20191215p782.pdf

afp20200101od1.pdf

...2. Vilstrup H, Amodio P, Bajaj J, et al. Hepatic encephalopa- thy in chronic liver disease: 2014 practice guideline by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the European Association for the Study of the Liver. Hepa- tology. 2014; 60(2): 715-735. 3....

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0101/afp20200101od1.pdf

afp20200101p24.pdf

...American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons’ clinical practice guideline for the treatment of fecal incontinence. Dis Colon Rectum. 2015; 58(7): 623-636. 23. Vogel JD, Johnson EK, Morris AM, et al. Clinical practice guideline for the management of anorectal abscess, fis-...

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afp20200101p34.pdf

...43. Kroger AT, Duchin J, Vázquez M. General Best Practice Guidelines for Immunization. Best practices guidance of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices. Accessed February 2, 2019. https:// www.cdc. gov/vaccines/hcp/acip-recs/general-recs/downloads/general-recs.pdf 44....

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afp20200101p56.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Beers Criteria for Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Patients: An Update from the AGS The Beers Criteria for Potentially Inappro- priate Medication Use in Older Adults (i.e., at least 65 years of age), originally developed by Mark H. Beers in 1991,...

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afp20200115p123.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Management of Atrial Fibrillation: Updated Guidance from the AHA, ACC, and HRS This guideline on atrial fibrillation (AF) management from the American Heart Associ- ation (AHA), American College of Cardiology (ACC), and Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) is an...

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afp20200201p147.pdf

...56. Styne DM, Arslanian SA, Connor EL, et al. Pediatric obesity-assessment, treatment, and prevention: an Endocrine Society clinical practice guideline. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2017; 102(3): 709-757. 57. Militello LK, Kelly S, Melnyk BM, et al. A review of systematic reviews...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0201/afp20200201p147.pdf

afp20200201p159.pdf

...34. Huang ET, Mansouri J, Murad MH, et al.; UHMS CPG Oversight Com- mittee. A clinical practice guideline for the use of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers. Undersea Hyperb Med. 2015; 42(3): 205-247. 35. Bishop AJ, Mudge E. Diabetic foot ulcers...

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afp20200201p168.pdf

...B Based on practice guidelines and consistent findings from small randomized controlled trials evaluating diarrhea Antibiotic stewardship reduces rates of C. difficile infection.6 C Guideline recommendation based on low- to moderate-quality longitudinal cohort studies A =...

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afp20200201p182.pdf

...7. Wierman ME, Arlt W, Basson R, et al. Androgen therapy in women: a reappraisal: an Endocrine Society clinical practice guideline. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2014; 99(10): 3489-3510. 8. North American Menopause Society. Clinical care recom- mendations: chapter 8: prescription...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0201/afp20200201p182.pdf

afp20200201p184.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Breast Cancer Screening: ACP Releases Guidance Statements Breast cancer is the fourth leading cause of can- cer death in the United States and is the most com- mon cancer type in women. Factors to consider for women who are at average risk for breast cancer...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0201/afp20200201p184.pdf

afp20200215p197.pdf

...2. Metlay JP, Waterer GW, Long AC, et al. Diagnosis and treat- ment of adults with community-acquired pneumonia. An official clinical practice guideline of the American Tho- racic Society and Infectious Diseases Society of America. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2019;200(7):e45-e67....

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0215/afp20200215p197.pdf

afp20200215p206.pdf

...17. Davis BR, Lee-Kong SA, Migaly J, et al. The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons clinical practice guidelines for the management of hemorrhoids. Dis Colon Rectum. 2018; 61(3): 284-292. 18. Becq A, Rahmi G, Perrod G, et al. Hemorrhagic angiodysplasia of the digestive...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0215/afp20200215p206.pdf

afp20200215p221-s1.pdf

...Infectious Diseases Society of America https://www.idsociety.org/practice-guideline/ coccidioidomycosis/ Valley Fever Center for Excellence https://vfce.arizona.edu/education/banner-valley- fever-clinical-practice-toolbox February 2020 What You Should Know About Valley...

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afp20200215p221.pdf

...9. Galgiani JN, Ampel NM, Blair JE, et al. 2016 Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) clinical practice guideline for the treatment of coc- cidioidomycosis. Clin Infect Dis. 2016; 63(6): e112-e146. 10. Wack EE, Ampel NM, Sunenshine RH, et al. The return of delayed-type...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0215/afp20200215p221.pdf

afp20200215p233.pdf

...interpret test results, and when test results will aid in decision-making. Clinical practice guidelines recommend that BRCA1/2 mutation testing begin with a relative with known BRCA-related cancer, including male relatives, to determine if a clinically significant mutation is...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0215/afp20200215p233.pdf

afp20200215p251.pdf

...Practice Guidelines ACIP Approves 2020 Adult and Childhood/ Adolescent Immunization Schedules Published online February 7, 2020. The 2020 adult and childhood/adolescent immunization schedules have been approved by the Advisory Commit- tee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) of the...

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

afp20200301p272.pdf

...This Cochrane review generally supports the Ameri- can Academy of Neurology 2018 practice guideline for the prevalence, prognosis, and treatment of MCI. The Ameri- can Academy of Neurology recommends that patients and families be counseled that there are currently no dietary...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0301/afp20200301p272.pdf

afp20200301p273.pdf

...This Cochrane review generally supports the Ameri- can Academy of Neurology 2018 practice guideline for the prevalence, prognosis, and treatment of MCI. The Ameri- can Academy of Neurology recommends that patients and families be counseled that there are currently no dietary...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0301/afp20200301p273.pdf

afp20200301p286.pdf

...P, Delemarre-van de Waal HA, et al.; Endocrine Society. Endocrine treatment of transsexual persons: an Endocrine Society clinical practice guideline. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2009; 94(9): 3132-3154. 31. Johnson EK, Finlayson C. Preservation of fertility potential for gender and...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0301/afp20200301p286.pdf

afp20200301p309.pdf

...recommend a specific order of testing. Study design: Practice guideline Funding source: Foundation Setting: Various (guideline) Reference: Smalley W, Falck-Ytter C, Carrasco-Labra A, et al. AGA clinical practice guidelines on the laboratory evaluation of func- tional...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0301/afp20200301p309.pdf

afp20200301p309a.pdf

...recommend a specific order of testing. Study design: Practice guideline Funding source: Foundation Setting: Various (guideline) Reference: Smalley W, Falck-Ytter C, Carrasco-Labra A, et al. AGA clinical practice guidelines on the laboratory evaluation of func- tional...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0301/afp20200301p309a.pdf

afp20200301p310.pdf

...recommend a specific order of testing. Study design: Practice guideline Funding source: Foundation Setting: Various (guideline) Reference: Smalley W, Falck-Ytter C, Carrasco-Labra A, et al. AGA clinical practice guidelines on the laboratory evaluation of func- tional...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0301/afp20200301p310.pdf

afp20200301p312.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Tuberculosis Screening, Testing, and Treatment in U.S. Health Care Professionals: CDC Releases Updated Recommendations Although U.S. health care professionals previously had a higher risk for tuberculosis (TB) and latent TB infection (LTBI) due to occupational...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0301/afp20200301p312.pdf

afp20200315p341.pdf

...of high blood pressure in adults: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on clinical practice guidelines [published cor- rection appears in J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018; 71(19): 2275-2279]. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2018; 71(19): e127-e248. 5....

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0315/afp20200315p341.pdf

afp20200315p370.pdf

...women: a clinical practice guideline update from the American College of Physicians [pub- lished correction appears in Ann Intern Med. 2017; 167(6): 448]. Ann Intern Med. 2017; 166(11): 818-839. 7. American Academy of Family Physicians. Clinical practice guideline. Treatment of...

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afp20200401p393.pdf

...Practice guidelines from the American College of Obste- tricians and Gynecologists state that pelvic floor muscle training can be effective when used as first-line therapy for stress, urge, or mixed urinary incontinence.5 Infor- mation for patients about how to do pelvic exercises...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0401/afp20200401p393.pdf

afp20200401p394.pdf

...Practice guidelines from the American College of Obste- tricians and Gynecologists state that pelvic floor muscle training can be effective when used as first-line therapy for stress, urge, or mixed urinary incontinence.5 Infor- mation for patients about how to do pelvic exercises...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0401/afp20200401p394.pdf

afp20200401p419.pdf

...51. Simpson DM, Hallett M, Ashman EJ, et al. Practice guideline update summary: botulinum neurotoxin for the treatment of blepharospasm, cervical dystonia, adult spasticity, and headache: report of the Guide- line Development Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurol- ogy....

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0401/afp20200401p419.pdf

afp20200401p429.pdf

...5. National Comprehensive Cancer Network. NCCN clinical practice guidelines in oncology. Basal cell skin cancer. Version 1.2020. Octo- ber 24, 2019. Accessed February 6, 2020. https:// www.nccn.org/ professionals/physician_gls/pdf/nmsc.pdf ■ SUMMARY TABLE Condition...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0401/afp20200401p429.pdf

afp20200401p440.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Frostbite: Recommendations for Prevention and Treatment from the Wilderness Medical Society Frostbite is divided into four overlapping phases: prefreeze, freeze-thaw, vascular stasis, and late ischemic. The prefreeze phase consists of tissue cooling, which...

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afp20200415p458.pdf

...See related Practice Guideline at https:// www.aafp. org/afp/2016/0615/p1042.html. In 2016, the Centers for Disease Control and Pre- vention (CDC) released a clinical practice guide- line to help guide the use of opioid pain relievers for chronic noncancer pain.1 The guideline...

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afp20200415p497.pdf

...The American Academy of Pediatrics has produced a clinical practice guideline for the management of neurodevelopmentally normal patients six months to five years of age with simple febrile seizures. Routine use of lumbar puncture, laboratory assays, neuroimaging, and electroen-...

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afp20200415p505.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Acute Altitude Illness: Updated Prevention and Treatment Guidelines from the Wilderness Medical Society Acute altitude illness comprises acute mountain sickness (AMS), high altitude cerebral edema (HACE), and high alti- tude pulmonary edema (HAPE). Symptoms of...

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afp20200501p527.pdf

...4. American Psychiatric Association. American Psychiatric Association Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder. American Psychiatric Publishing; 2010. 5. National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. Depres- sion in adults with a chronic physical...

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afp20200501p528.pdf

...4. American Psychiatric Association. American Psychiatric Association Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder. American Psychiatric Publishing; 2010. 5. National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. Depres- sion in adults with a chronic physical...

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afp20200501p557.pdf

...as resistance training and whole-body vibration may be beneficial. The American Academy of Family Physicians is developing a clinical practice guideline based on the AHRQ review. Current guidelines from the U.S. Depart- ment of Veterans Affairs/U.S. Department of Defense and the...

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afp20200501p567.pdf

...5. Neunert C, Lim W, Crowther M, et al. The American Society of Hema- tology 2011 evidence-based practice guideline for immune thrombo- cytopenia. Blood. 2011; 117(16): 4190-4207. ■ SUMMARY TABLE Condition Characteristics Cause ANCA-associated vasculitis Pulmonary...

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afp20200501p569.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Migraines in Children: Recommendations for Acute and Preventive Treatment Updated recommendations for the prevention and treatment of migraines in children and adolescents were recently published by the American Academy of Neurology and the American Headache...

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afp20200515od1.pdf

...26. Chaikof EL, Dalman RL, Eskandari MK, et al. The Society for Vascular Surgery practice guidelines on the care of patients with an abdominal aortic aneurysm. J Vasc Surg. 2018; 67(1): 2-77e.2. 27. Lederle FA, Walker JM, Reinke DB. Selective screening for abdomi- nal aortic...

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afp20200515p608.pdf

...live, attenuated vaccine but with a greater risk of injection site pain. Exercise helps reduce the risk of falls in older adults. Practice guidelines from 2019 on antithrombotics for atrial fibrillation, the manage- ment of type 2 diabetes mellitus, and screening for breast cancer...

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afp20200515p633.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Heavy Menstrual Bleeding in Adolescents: ACOG Management Recommendations Key Points for Practice • One in five adolescents with heavy menstrual bleeding has an underlying bleeding disorder. • In hemodynamically stable adolescents with heavy menstrual...

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afp20200601od1.pdf

...After the publication of this Cochrane review, the European Respiratory Society and American Thoracic Society published practice guidelines for NIPPV in patients with COPD during acute exacerbation.2 These guidelines advise against NIPPV to prevent respiratory acidosis but rec-...

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afp20200601p692.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Preparticipation Physical Evaluation: AAFP and Others Update Recommendations This series is coordinated by Sumi Sexton, MD, editor-in-chief. A collection of Practice Guidelines published in AFP is avail- able at https:// www.aafp.org/afp/practguide....

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afp20200615p730.pdf

...et al. An official American Thoracic Society/European Society of Intensive Care Medicine/Society of Critical Care Medicine clinical practice guideline: mechanical ventilation in adult patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome [published correction appears in Am J Respir Crit...

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afp20200615p740.pdf

...38. Stevens DL, Bisno AL, Chambers HF, et al. Practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of skin and soft tissue infections: 2014 update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Clin Infect Dis. 2014; 59(2): 147-159. 39. Fisher MC, Goldsmith JF, Gilligan PH....

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afp20200615p748.pdf

...Practice guidelines recommend risk stratification with the CHA2DS2-VASc tool (congestive heart failure; hypertension; age 75 years or older [doubled]; diabetes mellitus; prior stroke, transient ischemic attack, or thromboembolism [doubled]; vascular disease; age 65 to 74 years; sex...

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afp20200615p758.pdf

...8. Rosenfeld RM, Piccirillo JF, Chandrasekhar SS, et al. Clinical practice guideline (update). Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015; 152(2 suppl): S1-S39. 9. Ebell MH, Hansen JG. Proposed clinical decision rules to diagnose acute rhinosinusitis among adults in primary care. Ann Fam...

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afp20200615p762.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Asthma: Updated Diagnosis and Management Recommendations from GINA Asthma is a serious global health problem. The latest update to the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) guide- lines includes significant changes to treatment recom- mendations, especially a...

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afp20200701p16.pdf

...symptoms and chronic airflow limitation due to a mixture of small airway disease and parenchymal destruc- tion.3 Current clinical practice guidelines require spirometry to establish the diagnosis of COPD.3 Many patients with chronic bronchitis have COPD. Acute exacerbations are...

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afp20200701p17.pdf

...symptoms and chronic airflow limitation due to a mixture of small airway disease and parenchymal destruc- tion.3 Current clinical practice guidelines require spirometry to establish the diagnosis of COPD.3 Many patients with chronic bronchitis have COPD. Acute exacerbations are...

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afp20200701p30.pdf

...G, Heddle NM, et al. Clinical practice guidelines from the AABB: red blood cell transfusion thresholds and storage. JAMA. 2016;316(19):2025-2035. 3. Tobian AA, Heddle NM, Wiegmann TL, et al. Red blood cell trans- fusion: 2016 clinical practice guidelines from AABB. Transfusion....

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afp20200701p58.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: AAP Updates Guideline for Diagnosis and Management Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is diagnosed in 7% to 8% of children. It affects academic achievement and socioemo- tional well-being. The American...

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afp20200715p121.pdf

...Practice Guidelines Community-Acquired Pneumonia: Updated Recommendations from the ATS and IDSA The American Thoracic Society (ATS) and the Infec- tious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) recently updated their recommendations on the diagnosis and treatment of community-acquired...

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afp20200715p99.pdf

...Adapted with permission from Nicolle LE, Gupta K, Bradley SF, et al. Clinical practice guideline for the management of asymptomatic bacteriuria: 2019 update by the Infectious Diseases Society of Amer- ica. Clin Infect Dis. 2019; 68(10): e87. TABLE 2 Diagnostic Criteria for...

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afp20200801p158.pdf

...International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics, and American College of Nurse-Midwives by expert opinion in their major practice guidelines. Information from references 14, 16, and 17. TABLE 3 National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Categories for...

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afp20200801p173.pdf

...7. Gupta K, Hooton TM, Naber KG, et al. International clinical practice guidelines for the treatment of acute uncomplicated cystitis and pyelo- nephritis in women: a 2010 update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the European Society for Microbiology and Infectious...

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afp20200801p188.pdf

...Practice Guidelines VTE in Patients with Cancer: Guidelines from the American Society of Clinical Oncology Patients with cancer experience more anti- coagulant bleeding complications, making pre- vention and treatment decisions challenging. The American Society of Clinical...

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afp20200815p224.pdf

...C Consistent findings from evidence-based practice guidelines After initial radiographic diagnosis, patients should be assessed biochem- ically using total serum alkaline phosphatase in combination with liver function tests. In patients with normal levels of total serum alkaline...

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afp20200815p229.pdf

...DC, Feehally J, Cook HT, et al; Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) glomerulonephritis work group. KDIGO clinical practice guideline for glomerulonephritis. Kidney Int Supple- ments. 2012; 2(2): 139-274. 35. Audemard-Verger A, Terrier B, Dechartres A, et al.;...

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