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afp20200215p230.pdf

...230 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 4 ◆ February 15, 2020 Point-of-Care Guides Diagnosis of Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction Mark H. Ebell MD, MS, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia Clinical Question Can signs, symptoms, and...

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afp20200215p233.pdf

...February 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 4 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 233 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: Recommendation Statement Summary of Recommendation and Evidence The...

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afp20200215p239.pdf

...February 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 4 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 239 Putting Prevention into Practice An Evidence-Based Approach Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer Justin Mills, MD, MPH, Medical Officer, U.S....

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afp20200215p241.pdf

...2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 4 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 241 Photo Quiz An Anatomical Cause of Dysphagia Robert P. Schneider, DO, Kirksville Family Medicine, Kirksville, Missouri Alan V. Godfrey, BS, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville,...

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afp20200215p248.pdf

...248 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 4 ◆ February 15, 2020 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters No Benefit, Longer Hospital Stay with Treatment of Asymptomatic Bacteriuria Clinical Question What factors and outcomes are associated with...

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afp20200215p248a.pdf

...248 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 4 ◆ February 15, 2020 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters No Benefit, Longer Hospital Stay with Treatment of Asymptomatic Bacteriuria Clinical Question What factors and outcomes are associated with...

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afp20200215p249.pdf

...248 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 4 ◆ February 15, 2020 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters No Benefit, Longer Hospital Stay with Treatment of Asymptomatic Bacteriuria Clinical Question What factors and outcomes are associated with...

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afp20200215p250.pdf

...248 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 4 ◆ February 15, 2020 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters No Benefit, Longer Hospital Stay with Treatment of Asymptomatic Bacteriuria Clinical Question What factors and outcomes are associated with...

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afp20200215p251.pdf

...February 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 4 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 251 Practice Guidelines ACIP Approves 2020 Adult and Childhood/ Adolescent Immunization Schedules Published online February 7, 2020. The 2020 adult and childhood/adolescent immunization...

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afp20200301od1.pdf

...March 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 5 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 304A FPIN’s Clinical Inquiries Tai Chi for Fibromyalgia Lynn M. Wilson, DO, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, Pennsylvania; Zahra Raza, MD, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond,...

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afp20200301od2.pdf

...March 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 5 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 270A Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP ➤➤ Probiotics to Prevent Antibiotic- Associated Diarrhea in Children Elizabeth A. Suniega, MAJ, MC, USA; and D. Jason Frasca, CPT, MC,...

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afp20200301p272.pdf

...101, Number 5 ◆ March 1, 2020 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Vitamin and Mineral Supplementation for Maintaining Cognitive Functioning in Cognitively Healthy Adults Drew C. Baird, MD, FAAFP, and Justin R. Stewart, DO, Carl R. Darnall Family Medicine...

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afp20200301p273.pdf

...101, Number 5 ◆ March 1, 2020 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Vitamin and Mineral Supplementation for Maintaining Cognitive Functioning in Cognitively Healthy Adults Drew C. Baird, MD, FAAFP, and Justin R. Stewart, DO, Carl R. Darnall Family Medicine...

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afp20200301p286.pdf

...286 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 5 ◆ March 1, 2020 Published online February 1, 2020. Sexual health is defined by the World Health Orga- nization as a state of physical, emotional, mental, and social well-being in relation to sexuality; it is not...

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afp20200301p294.pdf

...294 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 5 ◆ March 1, 2020 Upper gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding is defined as hem- orrhage from the mouth to the ligament of Treitz.1 The inci- dence of upper GI bleeding varies from 48 to 160 cases per 100,000 individuals.2...

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afp20200301p302.pdf

...Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 5 ◆ March 1, 2020 Curbside Consultation Emotional Support Animals: Considerations for Documentation Commentary by Alice H. Tin, MD, MPH, Swedish Cherry Hill Family Medicine Residency, Seattle, Washington; Peter...

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afp20200301p305.pdf

...March 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 5 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 305 Photo Quiz Tense Bullae and Pruritus Matthew D. Vesely, MD, PhD; Brianna A. Olamiju, BA; and Jonathan S. Leventhal, MD Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut A 72-year-old man...

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afp20200301p307.pdf

...March 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 5 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 307 Diagnostic Tests What Physicians Need to Know IDx-DR for Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Margot Savoy, MD, MPH, FAAFP, CPE, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia,...

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afp20200301p309.pdf

...March 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 5 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 309 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Thromboembolism Recurrence Likely; Consider It a Chronic Disease Clinical Question After stopping anticoagulation for venous thrombo­ embolism (VTE),...

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afp20200301p310.pdf

...March 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 5 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 309 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Thromboembolism Recurrence Likely; Consider It a Chronic Disease Clinical Question After stopping anticoagulation for venous thrombo­ embolism (VTE),...

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afp20200301p310a.pdf

...March 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 5 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 309 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Thromboembolism Recurrence Likely; Consider It a Chronic Disease Clinical Question After stopping anticoagulation for venous thrombo­ embolism (VTE),...

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afp20200315p325.pdf

...March 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 325 Letters to the Editor Evidence Lacking That Acupuncture Is More Effective Than Placebo Original Article: Acupuncture for Pain Issue Date: July 15, 2019 See additional reader comments at:...

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afp20200315p326.pdf

...March 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 325 Letters to the Editor Evidence Lacking That Acupuncture Is More Effective Than Placebo Original Article: Acupuncture for Pain Issue Date: July 15, 2019 See additional reader comments at:...

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afp20200315p341.pdf

...March 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 341 Published online January 15, 2020 Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death worldwide, and hypertension is a modifi- able risk factor for cardiovascular disease.1 Risk increases with...

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afp20200315p355.pdf

...March 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 355 Genital ulcers may be located on the vagina, penis, and anorectal or perineal areas and may be infectious (sexually transmitted infections [STIs], secondary bacterial, or fun- gal) or noninfectious...

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afp20200315p370.pdf

...370 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 6 ◆ March 15, 2020 Lown Right Care Reducing Overuse and Underuse Fracture Prevention in Older Adults Ann Lindsay, MD, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California Case Scenario Ms. M is an...

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afp20200315p373.pdf

...March 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 373 Putting Prevention into Practice An Evidence-Based Approach Medication Use to Reduce Risk of Breast Cancer Tina Fan, MD, MPH, Medical Officer, U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Program,...

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afp20200315p375.pdf

...2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 375 Photo Quiz Conjunctival Lesion in a 10-Year-Old Girl Matthew Hawks, MD, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland Megan Cook, DO, Nellis Family Medicine Residency, Las...

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afp20200401od1.pdf

...April 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 7 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 398A Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP ➤ ➤ Benzodiazepines for Panic Disorder in Adults David L. Kriegel II, MD, FAAFP, and Anne Azrak, DO Details for This Review...

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afp20200401p389.pdf

...April 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 7 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 389 Editorials 70 Years of American Family Physician Sumi Sexton, MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, District of Columbia In April of 1950, the American Academy of General Prac-...

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afp20200401p399.pdf

...April 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 7 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 399 Cryosurgery is the application of freezing tem- peratures to achieve the destruction of tissue.1 Cryosurgery is an effective and efficient method for treating a wide range of cardiac, dermatologic,...

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afp20200401p409.pdf

...April 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 7 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 409 Sepsis is a substantial global health burden and is the leading cause of death among adults in intensive care units (ICUs).1 It affects more than 900,000 people annually in the United States, with an...

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afp20200401p419.pdf

...April 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 7 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 419 Patients with increasingly frequent headaches can develop disabling symptoms. Biochemical, metabolic, and other changes induced by frequent headaches and/or medication are thought to cause central...

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afp20200401p432.pdf

...Volume 101, Number 7 ◆ April 1, 2020 FPIN’s Clinical Inquiries Probiotics to Augment Antifungal Treatment of Vulvovaginal Candidiasis Rachel Kopicki, MD; Jane T. Chang, PharmD; and Gary Kelsberg, MD University of Washington Valley Family Medicine Residency, Renton,...

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afp20200401p434a.pdf

...434 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 7 ◆ April 1, 2020 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Five Days of Penicillin for Strep Throat Is Equal to 10 Days Clinical Question Can strep throat in children and adults be treated with five days of...

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afp20200401p435.pdf

...434 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 7 ◆ April 1, 2020 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Five Days of Penicillin for Strep Throat Is Equal to 10 Days Clinical Question Can strep throat in children and adults be treated with five days of...

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afp20200401p435a.pdf

...434 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 7 ◆ April 1, 2020 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Five Days of Penicillin for Strep Throat Is Equal to 10 Days Clinical Question Can strep throat in children and adults be treated with five days of...

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afp20200415p463.pdf

...April 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 463 Approximately 500,000 patients seek medical care for burns every year in the United States, and roughly 92% are treated as outpatients.1,2 Even small-appearing burns can cause significant morbidity...

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afp20200415p472.pdf

...472 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 8 ◆ April 15, 2020 Chronic diarrhea is defined as a predomi- nantly decreased stool consistency lasting longer than four weeks.1,2 The prevalence is estimated to be 1% to 5% of the adult population.1 Com- mon causes...

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afp20200415p481.pdf

...April 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 481 Chromosomal abnormalities affect approximately one in 150 pregnancies 1 and are responsible for 50% of early preg- nancy losses.2 Aneuploidy is the presence of one or more extra chromosomes or the...

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afp20200415p493.pdf

...April 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 493 Putting Prevention into Practice An Evidence-Based Approach Screening for Asymptomatic Bacteriuria in Adults Justin Mills, MD, MPH, Medical Officer U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Program,...

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afp20200415p495.pdf

...April 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 495 FPIN’s Help Desk Answers Ketorolac vs. Morphine for Pain Relief After Fractures Peter Karagozian III, MD; Erin Kipp, DO; Anthony Handoyo, DO; Samantha Cooper, DO; and My-Huyen Tran, MD,...

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afp20200415p497.pdf

...April 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 497 Point-of-Care Guides Predicting the Likelihood of a Recurrent Febrile Seizure Aaron Saguil, MD, MPH, and Jessica Servey, MD, MHPE, F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine, Uniformed Services...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0415/afp20200415p497.pdf

afp20200415p502.pdf

...Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 8 ◆ April 15, 2020 STEPS New Drug Reviews Galcanezumab (Emgality) for Migraine and Cluster Headaches Jennifer Ren-Si Cheung, MD, Tufts University School of Medicine and Cambridge Health Alliance, Boston, Massachusetts...

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afp20200501od1.pdf

...2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 9 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 566A FPIN’s Clinical Inquiries Megestrol for Palliative Care in Patients with Cancer Meagan Wong, DO; Mariatou Sisay, MD; and Jon O. Neher, MD University of Washington Valley Family Medicine Residency,...

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afp20200501od2.pdf

...May 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 9 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 520A Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP ➤➤ Tranexamic Acid for Postpartum Hemorrhage Eric Tang, MD, and Jessica Stetz, MD Details for This Review Study Population: 20,060...

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afp20200501p527.pdf

...101, Number 9 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 527 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Antidepressants Plus Benzodiazepines for Adults with Major Depression Margot Savoy, MD, MPH, FAAFP, FABC, CPE, CMQ, FAAPL, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at...

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afp20200501p528.pdf

...101, Number 9 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 527 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Antidepressants Plus Benzodiazepines for Adults with Major Depression Margot Savoy, MD, MPH, FAAFP, FABC, CPE, CMQ, FAAPL, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at...

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afp20200501p530.pdf

...530 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 9 ◆ May 1, 2020 The incidence of tickborne diseases is increasing in the United States.1-3 Diagnosis can be challenging because most patients do not recall being bitten by a tick, initial symptoms are similar and...

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afp20200501p542.pdf

...542 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 9 ◆ May 1, 2020 Dyspnea is a complex symptom, resulting from envi- ronmental, physiologic, and psychological factors. The American Thoracic Society defines dyspnea as a subjective experience of breathing discomfort...

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afp20200501p551.pdf

...May 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 9 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 551 Endometrial biopsy is a safe, efficient, and cost-effective method for evaluating the endo- metrium.1,2 This office procedure is commonly performed for evaluation of abnormal uterine bleeding and...

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afp20200501p557.pdf

...Number 9 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 557 Implementing AHRQ Effective Health Care Reviews Helping Clinicians Make Better Treatment Choices Therapies for COPD Exacerbations in Adults Practice Pointers by Aaron Saguil, MD, MPH, F. Edward Hébert School of...

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afp20200501p564.pdf

...564 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 9 ◆ May 1, 2020 Diagnostic Tests What Physicians Need to Know IBSchek for Irritable Bowel Syndrome Pamela O. Obi, MD, Floyd Family Medicine Residency, Rome, Georgia IBSchek is a blood test marketed to assist in...

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afp20200515od1.pdf

...May 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 620A U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Screening for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Recommendation Statement See related Putting Prevention into Practice on page 621. As published by the USPSTF....

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afp20200515p599.pdf

...May 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 599 Ectopic pregnancy occurs when a fertilized ovum implants outside of the uterine cavity. The prevalence of ectopic pregnancy in the United States is estimated to be 1% to 2%, but this may be an...

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afp20200515p608.pdf

...608 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 10 ◆ May 15, 2020 Published online April 22, 2020. Every year for the past 21 years, a team of experts in evidence-based medicine have systematically reviewed more than 110 English-language research journals to...

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afp20200515p618.pdf

...Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 10 ◆ May 15, 2020 STEPS New Drug Reviews Segesterone Acetate and Ethinyl Estradiol Vaginal Ring (Annovera) for Contraception Amy L. Lee, MD, FAAFP, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts The segesterone...

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afp20200515p621.pdf

...May 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 621 Putting Prevention into Practice An Evidence-Based Approach Screening for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Iris Mabry-Hernandez, MD, MPH, Medical Officer, U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Program,...

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afp20200515p623.pdf

...101, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 623 Photo Quiz Severely Callused Hands and Feet Sam Longfellow, DO, and Elliott Courter, DO, Southern Colorado Family Medicine Residency, Pueblo, Colorado A 30-year-old man presented to the family medicine clinic as...

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afp20200515p630.pdf

...630 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 10 ◆ May 15, 2020 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Autism Screening with Follow-Up Overidentifies Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinical Question What is the accuracy of a two-step process for universal...

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afp20200515p630a.pdf

...630 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 10 ◆ May 15, 2020 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Autism Screening with Follow-Up Overidentifies Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinical Question What is the accuracy of a two-step process for universal...

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afp20200515p631.pdf

...630 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 10 ◆ May 15, 2020 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Autism Screening with Follow-Up Overidentifies Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinical Question What is the accuracy of a two-step process for universal...

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afp20200515p631a.pdf

...630 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 10 ◆ May 15, 2020 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Autism Screening with Follow-Up Overidentifies Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinical Question What is the accuracy of a two-step process for universal...

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afp20200601od1.pdf

...June 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 650A Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP ➤➤ Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation for Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Bryan Zorko, MD, and Michael...

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afp20200601p651.pdf

...June 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 651 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Emergency Contraception: Safety and Effectiveness Sajeewane Seales, MD, MPH Naval Medical Training and Readiness Command, Virginia Beach,...

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afp20200601p652.pdf

...June 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 651 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Emergency Contraception: Safety and Effectiveness Sajeewane Seales, MD, MPH Naval Medical Training and Readiness Command, Virginia Beach,...

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afp20200601p654.pdf

...654 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 11 ◆ June 1, 2020 Family physicians use anesthesia via local, field, and nerve blocks to perform outpatient procedures. Local anesthesia is provided by infiltrating the anesthetic into the procedural field, whereas...

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...June 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 669 Family physicians use various techniques to provide effective anesthesia in outpatient procedures, including local, field, or nerve blocks. Local infiltration of anesthetics is commonly used in this...

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...680 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 11 ◆ June 1, 2020 Newborn male circumcision is a common elective sur- gical procedure for the removal of foreskin covering the glans penis. It is most often performed in the first days of life.1 According to the World...

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...Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 687 FPIN’s Clinical Inquiries Supplemental Oxygen Therapy for Nonhypoxemic Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome Lawrence M. Gibbs, MD, MSEd, FAAFP; Kim Pham, DO; and Sarah Langston, DO Methodist Charlton Family...

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...692 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 11 ◆ June 1, 2020 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...

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...June 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 695 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters No Short-Term Extra Benefit when Muscle Relaxants Are Added to Ibuprofen for Acute Low Back Pain Clinical Question Is treatment for acute low back...

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...June 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 12 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 713 Editorials Welcoming AFP’s Patient Partners Kenneth W. Lin, MD, MPH, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, District of Columbia Helen Haskell, MA, Columbia, South Carolina...

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...June 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 12 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 721 The evaluation of children younger than 36 months presenting with fever has long been chal- lenging for physicians. Beginning in the 1980s, guidelines were developed to identify children who can be...

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...730 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 12 ◆ June 15, 2020 Published online May 15, 2020. Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a rapidly progressive noncardiogenic pulmonary edema that initially manifests as dyspnea, tachypnea, and hypox- emia,...

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...740 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 12 ◆ June 15, 2020 Soft tissue wounds are common injuries. In 2016, wounds were the primary diagnosis in 6.8 million emer- gency department visits in the United States.1 Wounds can contain foreign bodies, which may...

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...June 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 12 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 753 Putting Prevention into Practice An Evidence-Based Approach Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults Howard Tracer, MD, Medical Officer, U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, Agency...

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...758 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 101, Number 12 ◆ June 15, 2020 Point-of-Care Guides Clinical Diagnosis of Acute Bacterial Rhinosinusitis Alan Barry, MB, BCh, BAO, and Tom Fahey, MD, Health Research Board, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin,...

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...July 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 14A Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP ➤➤ Vitamin D Supplementation and All-Cause Mortality Bruce M. LeClair, MD, MPH; Celine Si, MD; and Jontu Solomon, MD Details for...

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...10 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 1 ◆ July 1, 2020 Graham Center Policy One-Pager Family Physicians Play Key Role in Bridging the Gap in Access to Opioid Use Disorder Treatment Rohit Abraham, MD, MPH; Elizabeth Wilkinson, BA; Yalda Jabbarpour, MD;...

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...July 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 19 Back pain is a relatively common condition in children. A 2011 Danish study found a prevalence of 28% to 48% in school-aged children, with increasing incidence in older adolescents.1 Care was sought in...

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...30 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 1 ◆ July 1, 2020 The transfusion of blood products is a common medical procedure, with more than 16 million units transfused annually in the United States.1 However, there are associated hazards. When considering...

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...July 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 39 Three recent developments show promise to reduce cervical cancer incidence in the United States. In 2016, the U.S. Food and Drug Adminis- tration approved a two-dose series of the 9-valent human...

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...July 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 5 Letters to the Editor The COVID-19 Pandemic Is a Battle Against Disease, Fear, and Misinformation Published online June 10, 2020. To the Editor: As a family physician from the United States...

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...July 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 51 FPIN’s Clinical Inquiries Antiemetics for Acute Gastroenteritis in Children Pnina Strasbourger, MD, and Gary Kelsberg, MD University of Washington Valley Family Medicine Residency, Renton,...

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...102, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 55 Curbside Consultation A Primary Care Approach to Adverse Childhood Experiences Commentary by Jennifer Hinesley, PsyD, LCP, and Alex Krist, MD, MPH Virginia Commonwealth University, Department of Family Medicine and...

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...July 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 5 Letters to the Editor The COVID-19 Pandemic Is a Battle Against Disease, Fear, and Misinformation Published online June 10, 2020. To the Editor: As a family physician from the United States...

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...July 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 105 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Screening for Bacterial Vaginosis in Pregnant Persons to Prevent Preterm Delivery: Recommendation Statement Summary of Recommendations The USPSTF...

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...◆ Volume 102, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 113 FPIN’s Help Desk Answers Acetaminophen for Pain Relief in Osteoarthritis David M. Siebert, MD, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Marie Cadwell Meyer, DO, Kadlec Family Medicine Residency,...

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...July 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 117 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Mailing gFOBT or FIT Directly to Patients Increases Uptake of Colorectal Cancer Screening Clinical Question Does mailing a fecal occult blood test to...

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...July 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 117 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Mailing gFOBT or FIT Directly to Patients Increases Uptake of Colorectal Cancer Screening Clinical Question Does mailing a fecal occult blood test to...

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...July 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 117 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Mailing gFOBT or FIT Directly to Patients Increases Uptake of Colorectal Cancer Screening Clinical Question Does mailing a fecal occult blood test to...

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...84 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 2 ◆ July 15, 2020 Shoulder dystocia is an obstetric emergency in which gentle downward traction of the fetal head does not lead to delivery and additional maneuvers are required to deliver the fetal shoulders.1 Shoulder...

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...July 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 91 Syphilis is a chronic bacterial infection caused by the spirochete Treponema pallidum. This dis- ease has been known for hundreds of years, and its predictable clinical stages and well-established...

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...July 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 99 Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are among the most common reasons antimicrobials are prescribed. Often, however, clinicians prescribe antimicrobials for asymptom- atic bacteriuria, which is defined as...

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...136 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 3 ◆ August 1, 2020 Letters to the Editor Race-Based Treatment Decisions Perpetuate Structural Racism Original Article: Managing Hypertension Using Combination Therapy Issue Date: March 15, 2020 Available at:...

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