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afp20160601p928-s1.pdf

...you should see your doctor for testing and medicine. How is it treated? Genital herpes cannot be cured, but outbreaks can be treated. Your doctor can give you medicines to make the sores go away more quickly and to reduce the number of outbreaks. When you have herpes sores,...

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afp20160615p1032a.pdf

...1032 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 93, Number 12 ◆ June 15, 2016 Chondroitin/Glucosamine Equal to Celecoxib for Knee Osteoarthritis Clinical Question Is combined chondroitin/glucosamine as effective as celecoxib (Celebrex) in reducing pain and improving...

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afp20160615p1036.pdf

...1032 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 93, Number 12 ◆ June 15, 2016 Chondroitin/Glucosamine Equal to Celecoxib for Knee Osteoarthritis Clinical Question Is combined chondroitin/glucosamine as effective as celecoxib (Celebrex) in reducing pain and improving...

American Family Physician

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afp20160615p1037.pdf

...1032 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 93, Number 12 ◆ June 15, 2016 Chondroitin/Glucosamine Equal to Celecoxib for Knee Osteoarthritis Clinical Question Is combined chondroitin/glucosamine as effective as celecoxib (Celebrex) in reducing pain and improving...

American Family Physician

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afp20160715p161.pdf

July 15, 2016: STEPS

American Family Physician

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afp20160715p168a.pdf

...168 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 94, Number 2 ◆ July 15, 2016 Genetic Test Results That Identify Increased Risk Do Not Change Behavior Clinical Question Does genetic testing for disease risk motivate patients to change their behavior? Bottom Line Patients...

American Family Physician

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afp20160715p85.pdf

...July 15, 2016 ◆ Volume 94, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 85 AAFP News: AFP Edition Policy and Health Issues in the News AAFP Delivers New Opioid Toolkit, CME Webcast to Equip Members The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) recently unveiled new...

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afp20160715p94.pdf

...94 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 94, Number 2 ◆ July 15, 2016 Strategies for Addressing and Overcoming Vaccine Hesitancy JAMIE LOEHR, MD, FAAFP, Cayuga Family Medicine, Ithaca, New York MARGOT SAVOY, MD, MPH, FAAFP, FABC, CPE, Christiana Care Health System,...

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afp20160901p340.pdf

...340 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 94, Number 5 ◆ September 1, 2016 AAFP News: AFP Edition Policy and Health Issues in the News Applications Due Soon for CPC+ Initiative The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is now accepting applications from family...

American Family Physician

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afp20160901p384.pdf

...384 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 94, Number 5 ◆ September 1, 2016 CBT Effective in Adolescents with Depression Who Do Not Want Medication Clinical Question Is cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) effective for adolescents with depression who decline antidepressant...

American Family Physician

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afp20160901p384a.pdf

...384 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 94, Number 5 ◆ September 1, 2016 CBT Effective in Adolescents with Depression Who Do Not Want Medication Clinical Question Is cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) effective for adolescents with depression who decline antidepressant...

American Family Physician

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afp20160901p386.pdf

...384 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 94, Number 5 ◆ September 1, 2016 CBT Effective in Adolescents with Depression Who Do Not Want Medication Clinical Question Is cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) effective for adolescents with depression who decline antidepressant...

American Family Physician

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afp20160901p387.pdf

...384 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 94, Number 5 ◆ September 1, 2016 CBT Effective in Adolescents with Depression Who Do Not Want Medication Clinical Question Is cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) effective for adolescents with depression who decline antidepressant...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0901/afp20160901p387.pdf

afp20161101p686.pdf

...686 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 94, Number 9 ◆ November 1, 2016 AAFP News: AFP Edition Policy and Health Issues in the News AAFP Joins Other Medical Groups in Supporting ACA Contraceptive Mandate The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) has joined the...

American Family Physician

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afp20161101p691.pdf

November 1, 2016: Cochrane for Clinicians

American Family Physician

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afp20161101p692.pdf

November 1, 2016: Cochrane for Clinicians

American Family Physician

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afp20161101p750.pdf

...750 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 94, Number 9 ◆ November 1, 2016 Getting an Infant to Sleep: Graduated Extinction and Sleep Fading Are Effective Clinical Question Which method of getting an infant to sleep causes less stress in infants and parents? Bottom...

American Family Physician

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afp20161101p753.pdf

...750 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 94, Number 9 ◆ November 1, 2016 Getting an Infant to Sleep: Graduated Extinction and Sleep Fading Are Effective Clinical Question Which method of getting an infant to sleep causes less stress in infants and parents? Bottom...

American Family Physician

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afp20161101p757.pdf

...750 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 94, Number 9 ◆ November 1, 2016 Getting an Infant to Sleep: Graduated Extinction and Sleep Fading Are Effective Clinical Question Which method of getting an infant to sleep causes less stress in infants and parents? Bottom...

American Family Physician

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afp20161115p780.pdf

AAFP News: AFP Edition

American Family Physician

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afp20161201p866.pdf

...866 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 94, Number 11 ◆ December 1, 2016 AAFP News: AFP Edition Policy and Health Issues in the News AAFP Expresses Disappointment with Final 2017 Medicare Fee Schedule The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently...

American Family Physician

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afp20161201p881.pdf

December 1, 2016: Cochrane for Clinicians

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/1201/afp20161201p881.pdf

afp20161201p933.pdf

...December 1, 2016 ◆ Volume 94, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 933 Step-by-Step Approach to Ruling Out Infant Infection Is Accurate Clinical Question Is the Step-by-Step approach useful for rul- ing out systemic infection in young low-risk infants? Bottom...

American Family Physician

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afp20161201p933a.pdf

...December 1, 2016 ◆ Volume 94, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 933 Step-by-Step Approach to Ruling Out Infant Infection Is Accurate Clinical Question Is the Step-by-Step approach useful for rul- ing out systemic infection in young low-risk infants? Bottom...

American Family Physician

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afp20161201p936.pdf

...December 1, 2016 ◆ Volume 94, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 933 Step-by-Step Approach to Ruling Out Infant Infection Is Accurate Clinical Question Is the Step-by-Step approach useful for rul- ing out systemic infection in young low-risk infants? Bottom...

American Family Physician

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afp20161201p937.pdf

...December 1, 2016 ◆ Volume 94, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 933 Step-by-Step Approach to Ruling Out Infant Infection Is Accurate Clinical Question Is the Step-by-Step approach useful for rul- ing out systemic infection in young low-risk infants? Bottom...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/1201/afp20161201p937.pdf

afp20161215p964.pdf

...964 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 94, Number 12 ◆ December 15, 2016 AAFP News: AFP Edition Policy and Health Issues in the News State Regulations Target Opioid Abuse Increasing concern about opioid abuse has led to new state and federal regulations that affect...

American Family Physician

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afp20170215od2.pdf

...February 15, 2017 ◆ Volume 95, Number 4 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 257 Steroids at 34 to 36 Weeks’ and Before Term Cesarean Decrease Respiratory Distress Syndrome Clinical Question Should antenatal steroid treatment be used for women at risk of late premature...

American Family Physician

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afp20170215p222.pdf

February 15, 2017: Editorials

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0215/afp20170215p222.pdf

afp20170215p258.pdf

February 15, 2017: STEPS

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0215/afp20170215p258.pdf

afp20170301p324.pdf

February 15, 2017: AHRQ

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0301/afp20170301p324.pdf

afp20170315od1.pdf

...March 15, 2017 ◆ Volume 95, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 396A Single-Dose Dexamethasone an Option for Acute Adult Asthma Clinical Question Is a single dose of dexamethasone as effective as five days of prednisone for acute exacerbations of asthma? Bottom...

American Family Physician

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afp20170315od3.pdf

...March 15, 2017 ◆ Volume 95, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 396A Single-Dose Dexamethasone an Option for Acute Adult Asthma Clinical Question Is a single dose of dexamethasone as effective as five days of prednisone for acute exacerbations of asthma? Bottom...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0315/afp20170315od3.pdf

afp20170401p422.pdf

...422 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 95, Number 7 ◆ April 1, 2017 These are summaries of reviews from the Cochrane Library. This series is coordinated by Corey D. Fogleman, MD, Assistant Medical Editor. A collection of Cochrane for Clinicians published in AFP...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0401/afp20170401p422.pdf

afp20170401p423.pdf

...422 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 95, Number 7 ◆ April 1, 2017 These are summaries of reviews from the Cochrane Library. This series is coordinated by Corey D. Fogleman, MD, Assistant Medical Editor. A collection of Cochrane for Clinicians published in AFP...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0401/afp20170401p423.pdf

afp20170401p455.pdf

...April 1, 2017 ◆ Volume 95, Number 7 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 455 Repeat Cytology Within Six Months Equals Colposcopy for Younger Women with ASCUS or LSIL Clinical Question Is colposcopy with biopsy better than repeat cytology alone within six months to prevent...

American Family Physician

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afp20170401p455a.pdf

...April 1, 2017 ◆ Volume 95, Number 7 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 455 Repeat Cytology Within Six Months Equals Colposcopy for Younger Women with ASCUS or LSIL Clinical Question Is colposcopy with biopsy better than repeat cytology alone within six months to prevent...

American Family Physician

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afp20170401p457.pdf

...April 1, 2017 ◆ Volume 95, Number 7 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 455 Repeat Cytology Within Six Months Equals Colposcopy for Younger Women with ASCUS or LSIL Clinical Question Is colposcopy with biopsy better than repeat cytology alone within six months to prevent...

American Family Physician

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afp20170415p479.pdf

April 15, 2017: Editorials

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0415/afp20170415p479.pdf

afp20170501p551.pdf

May 1, 2017: Cochrane for Clinicians

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0501/afp20170501p551.pdf

afp20170501p552.pdf

May 1, 2017: Cochrane for Clinicians

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0501/afp20170501p552.pdf

afp20170501p580.pdf

February 15, 2017: Point-of-Care Guides

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0501/afp20170501p580.pdf

afp20170515p664.pdf

May 15, 2017: STEPS

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0515/afp20170515p664.pdf

afp20170601p700.pdf

June 1, 2017: Cochrane for Clinicians

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0601/afp20170601p700.pdf

afp20170601p701.pdf

June 1, 2017: Cochrane for Clinicians

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0601/afp20170601p701.pdf

afp20170601p733.pdf

...June 1, 2017 ◆ Volume 95, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 733 Bare Arm Best for Blood Pressure Measurement Clinical Question What is the best way to measure blood pressure? Bottom Line To get the most accurate measure, let patients sit for a few minutes,...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0601/afp20170601p733.pdf

afp20170601p733a.pdf

...June 1, 2017 ◆ Volume 95, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 733 Bare Arm Best for Blood Pressure Measurement Clinical Question What is the best way to measure blood pressure? Bottom Line To get the most accurate measure, let patients sit for a few minutes,...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0601/afp20170601p733a.pdf

afp20170701od1.pdf

July 1, 2017: Medicine by the Numbers

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0701/afp20170701od1.pdf

afp20170715p121.pdf

July 15, 2017: Photo Quiz

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0715/afp20170715p121.pdf

afp20170715p126.pdf

...126 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 96, Number 2 ◆ July 15, 2017 Treatment for Calcaneal Apophysitis KATHERINE UVELLI, MD, and JON O. NEHER, MD, Valley Medical Center, Renton, Washington SARAH SAFRANEK, MLIS, University of Washington Health Sciences Library,...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0715/afp20170715p126.pdf

afp20170715p128.pdf

...128 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 96, Number 2 ◆ July 15, 2017 Greater Benefit with Rivaroxaban Than Aspirin for Extended Treatment of VTE Clinical Question What is the safest and most effective therapy for the extended treatment of venous thromboembolism...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0715/afp20170715p128.pdf

afp20170715p128a.pdf

...128 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 96, Number 2 ◆ July 15, 2017 Greater Benefit with Rivaroxaban Than Aspirin for Extended Treatment of VTE Clinical Question What is the safest and most effective therapy for the extended treatment of venous thromboembolism...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0715/afp20170715p128a.pdf

afp20170715p129.pdf

...128 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 96, Number 2 ◆ July 15, 2017 Greater Benefit with Rivaroxaban Than Aspirin for Extended Treatment of VTE Clinical Question What is the safest and most effective therapy for the extended treatment of venous thromboembolism...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0715/afp20170715p129.pdf

afp20170815p260.pdf

...260 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 96, Number 4 ◆ August 15, 2017 Pregabalin Does Not Decrease the Pain of Sciatica Clinical Question Is pregabalin (Lyrica) an effective treatment for the pain of acute or chronic sciatica? Bottom Line Pregabalin does not...

American Family Physician

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afp20170815p260a.pdf

...260 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 96, Number 4 ◆ August 15, 2017 Pregabalin Does Not Decrease the Pain of Sciatica Clinical Question Is pregabalin (Lyrica) an effective treatment for the pain of acute or chronic sciatica? Bottom Line Pregabalin does not...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0815/afp20170815p260a.pdf

afp20170815p261.pdf

...260 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 96, Number 4 ◆ August 15, 2017 Pregabalin Does Not Decrease the Pain of Sciatica Clinical Question Is pregabalin (Lyrica) an effective treatment for the pain of acute or chronic sciatica? Bottom Line Pregabalin does not...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0815/afp20170815p261.pdf

afp20170901od1.pdf

...September 1, 2017 ◆ Volume 96, Number 5 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 285A Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP The NNT Group rating system: Green: Benefits greater than harms Yellow: Unclear benefits Red: No benefits Black: Harms...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0901/afp20170901od1.pdf

afp20170901p290.pdf

September 1, 2017: Cochrane for Clinicians

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0901/afp20170901p290.pdf

afp20170901p328.pdf

...328 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 96, Number 5 ◆ September 1, 2017 Predictors of Acute Myocardial Infarction JARED WEST, DO, and SARAH DALY, DO, FAAFP, Utah Valley Family Medicine Residency, Provo, Utah Help Desk Answers pro- vides answers to questions...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0901/afp20170901p328.pdf

afp20170915p357.pdf

September 15, 2017: Editorials

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0915/afp20170915p357.pdf

afp20170915p390.pdf

September 15, 2017: Photo Quiz

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0915/afp20170915p390.pdf

afp20170915p395.pdf

September 15, 2017: STEPS

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0915/afp20170915p395.pdf

afp20170915p399.pdf

...September 15, 2017 ◆ Volume 96, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 399 No Benefit with Addition of TMP/SMX to Cephalexin for Nonpurulent Cellulitis Clinical Question Does the addition of trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (TMP/SMX) to cephalexin (Keflex) increase the...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0915/afp20170915p399.pdf

afp20170915p399a.pdf

...September 15, 2017 ◆ Volume 96, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 399 No Benefit with Addition of TMP/SMX to Cephalexin for Nonpurulent Cellulitis Clinical Question Does the addition of trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (TMP/SMX) to cephalexin (Keflex) increase the...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0915/afp20170915p399a.pdf

afp20171001p433.pdf

October 1, 2017: Cochrane for Clinicians

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1001/afp20171001p433.pdf

afp20171015od1.pdf

...October 15, 2017 ◆ Volume 96, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 544A Tranexamic Acid Decreased Death from Bleeding but Not All-Cause Mortality in Women with Postpartum Hemorrhage Clinical Question Does tranexamic acid (Cyklokapron) decrease the rate of death and...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1015/afp20171015od1.pdf

afp20171015od2.pdf

...October 15, 2017 ◆ Volume 96, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 544A Tranexamic Acid Decreased Death from Bleeding but Not All-Cause Mortality in Women with Postpartum Hemorrhage Clinical Question Does tranexamic acid (Cyklokapron) decrease the rate of death and...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1015/afp20171015od2.pdf

afp20171101p565.pdf

...November 1, 2017 ◆ Volume 96, Number 9 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 565 Send letters to afplet@ aafp.org, or 11400 Tomahawk Creek Pkwy., Leawood, KS 66211-2680. Include your complete address, e-mail address, and telephone number. Letters should be fewer than 400 words...

American Family Physician

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afp20171101p572.pdf

November 1, 2017: Cochrane for Clinicians

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1101/afp20171101p572.pdf

afp20171101p573.pdf

November 1, 2017: Cochrane for Clinicians

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1101/afp20171101p573.pdf

afp20171101p575.pdf

...November 1, 2017 ◆ Volume 96, Number 9 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 575 Although chronic cough in adults (cough lasting longer than eight weeks) can be caused by many etiologies, four conditions account for most cases: upper airway cough syndrome, gastroesophageal...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1101/afp20171101p575.pdf

afp20171115od3.pdf

...November 15, 2017 ◆ Volume 96, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 676A YEARS Clinical Decision Tool Decreases CTA in Patients with Suspected Pulmonary Embolism Clinical Question Can a simple clinical decision tool safely decrease the use of computed tomographic...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1115/afp20171115od3.pdf

afp20171115od4.pdf

...November 15, 2017 ◆ Volume 96, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 676A YEARS Clinical Decision Tool Decreases CTA in Patients with Suspected Pulmonary Embolism Clinical Question Can a simple clinical decision tool safely decrease the use of computed tomographic...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1115/afp20171115od4.pdf

afp20171115od5.pdf

...November 15, 2017 ◆ Volume 96, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 676A YEARS Clinical Decision Tool Decreases CTA in Patients with Suspected Pulmonary Embolism Clinical Question Can a simple clinical decision tool safely decrease the use of computed tomographic...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1115/afp20171115od5.pdf

afp20171115od6.pdf

...November 15, 2017 ◆ Volume 96, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 676A YEARS Clinical Decision Tool Decreases CTA in Patients with Suspected Pulmonary Embolism Clinical Question Can a simple clinical decision tool safely decrease the use of computed tomographic...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1115/afp20171115od6.pdf

afp20171201od1.pdf

...December 1, 2017 ◆ Volume 96, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 706A Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP The NNT Group rating system: Green: Benefits greater than harms Yellow: Unclear benefits Red: No benefits Black: Harms...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1201/afp20171201od1.pdf

afp20171201p744.pdf

...744 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 96, Number 11 ◆ December 1, 2017 Transdermal Estrogen and Progestogen Most Effective to Reduce Menopausal Vasomotor Symptoms Clinical Question Which treatments are most effective for the relief of vaso- motor symptoms among...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1201/afp20171201p744.pdf

afp20171215od4.pdf

...December 15, 2017 ◆ Volume 96, Number 12 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 809A Gabapentinoids for Chronic Low Back Pain: Limited Evidence, More Harm Than Benefit Clinical Question Are gabapentinoids safe and effective in treating patients with chronic low back pain?...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1215/afp20171215od4.pdf

afp20171215od5.pdf

...December 15, 2017 ◆ Volume 96, Number 12 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 809A Gabapentinoids for Chronic Low Back Pain: Limited Evidence, More Harm Than Benefit Clinical Question Are gabapentinoids safe and effective in treating patients with chronic low back pain?...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1215/afp20171215od5.pdf

afp20171215p767.pdf

December 15, 2017: Editorials

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1215/afp20171215p767.pdf

afp20171215p769.pdf

December 15, 2017: Editorials

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1215/afp20171215p769.pdf

afp20171215p776.pdf

...776 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 96, Number 12 ◆ December 15, 2017 Chronic kidney disease affects 47 million people in the United States and is associated with significant health care costs, morbidity, and mortality. Because this disease can silently progress to...

American Family Physician

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afp20180101od1.pdf

...January 1, 2018 ◆ Volume 97, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 13A Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP ➤ Stents for Stable Coronary Artery Disease Andrew Apps, BMBCh, MRCP, and Aseem Malhotra, MBChB, MRCP Details for This Review Study...

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...Volume 97, Number 1 ◆ January 1, 2018 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Effectiveness of Moisturizers in the Treatment of Patients with Eczema Arianna Becker, DO, and Matthew Rensberry, MD Florida Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, Orlando,...

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...Volume 97, Number 1 ◆ January 1, 2018 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Effectiveness of Moisturizers in the Treatment of Patients with Eczema Arianna Becker, DO, and Matthew Rensberry, MD Florida Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, Orlando,...

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afp20180101p20.pdf

...20 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 97, Number 1 ◆ January 1, 2018 Patients with otalgia (ear pain) commonly present to their primary care physician. Pain that originates from the ear is known as primary otalgia, whereas pain that origi- nates outside the ear is...

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afp20180101p29.pdf

...January 1, 2018 ◆ Volume 97, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 29 Type 2 diabetes mellitus is a chronic, progressive dis- ease characterized by multiple defects in glucose metabo- lism, the core of which is insulin resistance in muscle, liver, and adipocytes and...

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afp20180101p4.pdf

...4 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 97, Number 1 ◆ January 1, 2018 AAFP Renews Fight for Coverage of Preventive Health Services for Women The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) recently appealed to the Centers for Medicare and Medic- aid Services (CMS) to...

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afp20180101p45.pdf

...January 1, 2018 ◆ Volume 97, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 45 Point-of-Care Guides Young Febrile Infants: Step-by-Step Evaluation Joshua Steinberg, MD, United Health Services Family Medicine Residency, Binghamton, New York Clinical Question Can signs,...

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afp20180101p49.pdf

...1, 2018 ◆ Volume 97, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 49 Curbside Consultation Female Genital Mutilation or Cutting Commentary by Ranit Mishori, MD, MHS, FAAFP, Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, District...

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afp20180101p53.pdf

...January 1, 2018 ◆ Volume 97, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 53 POEMs Delayed Antibiotic Prescription for New- Onset Cough Associated with Decreased Reconsultation Clinical Question In adults with lower respiratory tract infection, what is the effect of...

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afp20180101p54.pdf

...January 1, 2018 ◆ Volume 97, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 53 POEMs Delayed Antibiotic Prescription for New- Onset Cough Associated with Decreased Reconsultation Clinical Question In adults with lower respiratory tract infection, what is the effect of...

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afp20180101p55.pdf

...January 1, 2018 ◆ Volume 97, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 53 POEMs Delayed Antibiotic Prescription for New- Onset Cough Associated with Decreased Reconsultation Clinical Question In adults with lower respiratory tract infection, what is the effect of...

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afp20180101p7.pdf

...January 1, 2018 ◆ Volume 97, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 7 Letters to the Editor Discuss Oral Health with All Women of Child-Bearing Age Original Article: AAFP Releases Position Paper on Preconception Care [Practice Guidelines] Issue Date: September 15,...

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afp20180115p111.pdf

...January 15, 2018 ◆ Volume 97, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 111 Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common can- cer diagnosis in the United States behind prostate and lung cancer for men and breast and lung cancer for women.1 Most organizations recommend...

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afp20180115p117.pdf

...January 15, 2018 ◆ Volume 97, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 117 Putting Prevention into Practice An Evidence-Based Approach Screening for Preeclampsia Iris Mabry-Hernandez, MD, MPH, Medical Officer, U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Program, Agency for...

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afp20180115p72.pdf

...72 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 97, Number 2 ◆ January 15, 2018 Update: AAFP Opts to Not Endorse New AHA/ACC Hypertension Guideline The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) has decided to not endorse the new hypertension guideline from the American Heart...

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afp20180115p83.pdf

...January 15, 2018 ◆ Volume 97, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 83 Editorials Thirty Years of AFP: Having Fun Painting the Fence Jay Siwek, MD, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia In 1988, when I became editor of American...

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afp20180115p86.pdf

...86 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 97, Number 2 ◆ January 15, 2018 Heel pain is a common presenting symptom to fam- ily physicians and has an extensive differential diagnosis (Table 1).1 Most diagnoses stem from a mechanical etiology (Table 2).1 A thorough patient...

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afp20180201od1.pdf

...February 1, 2018 ◆ Volume 97, Number 3 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 160A Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP ➤ Beta Blockers Compared with Other Drug Options for the Treatment of Hypertension Edwin Choi, MD; Grace Pak, BA; and Jeffrey...

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