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afp20200901p269.pdf

...◆ Volume 102, Number 5 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 269 Diagnostic Tests What Physicians Need to Know Placental Alpha Macroglobulin-1 (PartoSure) Immunoassay to Assess the Risk of Spontaneous Preterm Birth Steven R. Brown, MD, FAAFP, Family Medicine Residency,...

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afp20200901p271.pdf

...September 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 5 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 271 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Effectiveness of PPAR Gamma Agonists in Preventing Recurrent Stroke and Other Vascular Events Madhavi Singh, MD; Kristen Grine, DO; and...

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afp20200901p278.pdf

...278 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 5 ◆ September 1, 2020 Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are common in children and are associated with significant morbidity. Up to 7% of girls and 2% of boys have had a UTI by six years of age.1 The recurrence rate is...

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afp20200901p291.pdf

...September 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 5 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 291 Esophageal motility disorders are relatively uncommon conditions that are thought to cause chest pain or dysphagia in some patients. They are diagnosed not by specific symp- toms or imaging...

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afp20200901p298.pdf

...298 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 5 ◆ September 1, 2020 Published online May 19, 2020. New advances in molecular testing have changed the man- agement of thyroid nodules. This article reviews the workup for thyroid nodules, including how to...

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afp20200901p307.pdf

...September 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 5 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 307 Photo Quiz Cloudy Pleural Fluid on Thoracentesis Justin Bailey, MD, FAAFP, and Joey Florence, MD, Family Medicine Residency of Idaho, Boise, Idaho A 68-year-old man with chronic obstructive...

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afp20200901p312.pdf

...312 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 5 ◆ September 1, 2020 Curbside Consultation Palliative Care During Public Health Emergencies: Examples from the COVID-19 Pandemic Kristina Gracey, MD, MPH, and Stephen Martin, MD, EdM, University of Massachusetts...

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afp20200915p335.pdf

...September 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 335 Lown Right Care Reducing Overuse and Underuse Appropriate Use of Opioids for Chronic Pain Alan R. Roth, DO, FAAFP, FAAHPM, Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, Jamaica, New York Andy Lazris,...

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afp20200915p339.pdf

...September 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 339 Keratinocyte carcinoma, referred to as nonmelanoma skin cancer, comprises basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and cuta- neous squamous cell carcinoma (CSCC). BCC is the most common skin cancer malignancy...

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afp20200915p355.pdf

...September 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 355 Anaphylaxis is a severe allergic reaction that occurs quickly and can be fatal. The incidence of anaphylaxis in the United States between 2004 and 2016 was 2.1 per 1,000 person-years, with...

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afp20200915p367.pdf

...September 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 367 Putting Prevention into Practice An Evidence-Based Approach Screening for Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Adolescents and Adults Iris Mabry-Hernandez, MD, MPH, Medical Officer U.S....

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afp20200915p369.pdf

...Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 369 Photo Quiz Persistent Asymptomatic Rash Kyle P. Lammlein, MD, Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas Jillian E. Sylvester, MD, St. Louis University, Southwest Illinois Family...

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afp20200915p371.pdf

...September 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 371 Clinical Question Is it possible to determine which patients with acute abdominal pain are likely to have divertic- ulitis and therefore do not require imaging? Evidence Summary Each year in...

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afp20200915p375.pdf

...September 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 375 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Similar Long-Term Morbidity and Mortality with Human Insulin and Analogue Insulin Clinical Question Is there a difference in the long-term...

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afp20200915p375a.pdf

...September 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 375 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Similar Long-Term Morbidity and Mortality with Human Insulin and Analogue Insulin Clinical Question Is there a difference in the long-term...

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afp20200915p376.pdf

...September 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 375 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Similar Long-Term Morbidity and Mortality with Human Insulin and Analogue Insulin Clinical Question Is there a difference in the long-term...

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afp20200915p377.pdf

...September 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 375 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Similar Long-Term Morbidity and Mortality with Human Insulin and Analogue Insulin Clinical Question Is there a difference in the long-term...

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afp20201001od1.pdf

...Volume 102, Number 7 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 440A FPIN’s Clinical Inquiries Alcohol Use Disorder: Pharmacologic Treatment Options Cynthia Groves, MD; Leslie Griffin, MD; and J. Lacie Bradford, PharmD, BCPS University of Tennessee College of...

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afp20201001od2.pdf

...October 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 7 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 402A Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP ➤➤ Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Operative Vaginal Delivery Alexis Aust, MD, and James J. Arnold, DO Details for This Review...

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afp20201001p392.pdf

...392 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 7 ◆ October 1, 2020 Editorials Controversies in Family Medicine Would Medicare for All Be the Most Beneficial Health Care System for Family Physicians and Patients? No: Medicare for All Would Cause Chaos and...

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afp20201001p411.pdf

...October 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 7 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 411 Unintentional injury is the leading cause of death in children and adolescents one to 19 years of age, accounting for about one-third of deaths in this population each year.1 Motor vehicle crashes...

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afp20201001p427.pdf

...October 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 7 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 427 Night sweats are a common experience, with a prevalence of up to 41% among primary care patients.1 The definition of night sweats varies and generally does not require that the symptom be bothersome...

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afp20201015od2.pdf

...October 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 496A FPIN’s Help Desk Answers School-Based Asthma Management Programs Vivian Liu, MD, and Javad Keyhani, MD University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota Clinical Question Do...

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afp20201015od3.pdf

...October 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 504A POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Cycled Hyperbaric Oxygen Improves the Healing of Diabetic Foot Ulcers Clinical Question Is topical oxygen effective in hastening the heal- ing of...

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afp20201015od5.pdf

...October 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 504A POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Cycled Hyperbaric Oxygen Improves the Healing of Diabetic Foot Ulcers Clinical Question Is topical oxygen effective in hastening the heal- ing of...

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afp20201015od6.pdf

...October 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 504A POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Cycled Hyperbaric Oxygen Improves the Healing of Diabetic Foot Ulcers Clinical Question Is topical oxygen effective in hastening the heal- ing of...

American Family Physician

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afp20201015p454.pdf

...454 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 8 ◆ October 15, 2020 Letters to the Editor Formal Training in POCUS Can Positively Impact Family Medicine Practices Original Article: Point-of-Care Ultrasonography Issue Date: March 1, 2020 See additional...

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afp20201015p457.pdf

...October 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 457 Editorials AFP 2020: Reflections, New Fellows, Updates, and AFP Statistics Sumi Sexton, MD, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia Describing the state of...

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afp20201015p478.pdf

...478 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 8 ◆ October 15, 2020 Published online February 26, 2021. The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic is caused by an enveloped single-stranded RNA novel coronavi- rus, severe acute respiratory syndrome...

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afp20201015p487.pdf

...October 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 487 Hernias are a common reason for primary care physicians to refer patients for surgical manage- ment. There are many different types of hernias, with most occurring in the abdomen or groin. The term...

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afp20201015p493.pdf

...October 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 493 Putting Prevention into Practice An Evidence-Based Approach Primary Care-Based Interventions to Prevent Illicit Drug Use in Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults Justin Mills, MD, MPH,...

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afp20201015p495.pdf

...October 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 495 Point-of-Care Guides Acute Diverticulitis: Identifying Patients Unlikely to Have Complications Mark H. Ebell, MD, MS, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia This guide is one in a series...

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afp20201015p497.pdf

...October 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 497 Photo Quiz Pruritic Rash on the Hand of a Home Gardener Courtney Humphrey, MD; Elsa Montoya-Aguilar, MD; and Matthew Dorcus St. Luke’s Family Medicine Residency, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania A...

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afp20201015p499.pdf

...October 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 499 STEPS New Drug Reviews Trifarotene (Aklief) for the Treatment of Acne Amimi Osayande, MD, FAAFP, Strickland Family Medicine Center, Lawrenceville, Georgia Candis M. McGraw-Senat, PharmD,...

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afp20201101od1.pdf

...November 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 9 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 566A Clinical Question In term newborns with hyperbilirubinemia treated with phototherapy, how often does obtaining a rebound bilirubin level four to six hours after discontinuation of phototherapy...

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afp20201101od2.pdf

...November 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 9 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 524A Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP ➤➤ Antibiotics for Acute Bronchitis Brian M. Killeen, MD, and Allan B. Wolfson, MD Details for This Review Study Population:...

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afp20201101p530.pdf

...530 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 9 ◆ November 1, 2020 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Mechanical Methods of Induction of Labor Drew C. Baird, MD, FAAFP, and Skyler Brown, DO Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center, Fort Hood,...

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afp20201101p531.pdf

...530 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 9 ◆ November 1, 2020 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Mechanical Methods of Induction of Labor Drew C. Baird, MD, FAAFP, and Skyler Brown, DO Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center, Fort Hood,...

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afp20201101p539.pdf

...November 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 9 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 539 Central retinal artery occlusions (CRAOs), chemical injuries, mechanical globe injuries, and retinal detach- ments are ocular emergencies that have the potential to cause permanent vision loss if...

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afp20201101p550.pdf

...550 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 9 ◆ November 1, 2020 Published online July 24, 2020. Benign chronic vulvar conditions are regularly treated in primary care settings.1 This review discusses several of the most common of these conditions.2...

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afp20201101p558.pdf

...102, Number 9 ◆ November 1, 2020 Implementing AHRQ Effective Health Care Reviews Helping Clinicians Make Better Treatment Choices Treatment of Depression in Children and Adolescents Practice Pointers by Tyler Barreto, MD, MPH, Sea Mar Marysville Family Medicine...

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afp20201101p562.pdf

...Volume 102, Number 9 ◆ November 1, 2020 Diagnostic Tests What Physicians Need to Know KardiaMobile for ECG Monitoring and Arrhythmia Diagnosis Madhavi Singh, MD; Ravi Rao, MD; and Smriti Gupta, MD Penn State University College of Medicine State College, Pennsylvania...

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afp20201115od1.pdf

...November 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 622A U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Behavioral Counseling Interventions to Prevent Sexually Transmitted Infections: Recommendation Statement Summary of Recommendation The USPSTF...

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afp20201115od2.pdf

...November 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 628A POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Antibiotic and Corticosteroid Treatment Effective for Acute Exacerbations of COPD Clinical Question What treatments are effective for patients...

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afp20201115od3.pdf

...November 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 628A POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Antibiotic and Corticosteroid Treatment Effective for Acute Exacerbations of COPD Clinical Question What treatments are effective for patients...

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afp20201115od5.pdf

...November 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 628A POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Antibiotic and Corticosteroid Treatment Effective for Acute Exacerbations of COPD Clinical Question What treatments are effective for patients...

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afp20201115p583.pdf

...November 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 583 Editorials Evidence to Avoid Overtesting and Overuse in Diabetes Mellitus and Other Diseases Kathleen Barry, MD, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts David C....

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afp20201115p592.pdf

...592 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 10 ◆ November 15, 2020 Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most common neurodevelopmental condition in U.S. children, and it affects 8.4% of children between two and 17 years of age (greater than 5...

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afp20201115p603.pdf

...November 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 603 Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) comprises a continuum of fatty liver disease that occurs in the absence of alcohol use or other sec- ondary causes of hepatic steatosis. There are two...

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afp20201115p613.pdf

...November 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 613 Drugs are being prescribed with more frequency and in higher quantities per patient, with an estimated prevalence of 59% of the U.S. population taking at least one prescrip- tion medication and...

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afp20201115p623.pdf

...November 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 623 Putting Prevention into Practice An Evidence-Based Approach Behavioral Counseling Interventions to Prevent Sexually Transmitted Infections Tina Fan, MD, MPH, Medical Officer, U.S....

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afp20201115p627.pdf

...November 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 627 STEPS New Drug Reviews Oral Semaglutide (Rybelsus) for the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Afi Mansa Semenya, MD, MPH, and Stephen A. Wilson, MD, MPH, FAAFP Boston University/Boston...

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afp20201201od1.pdf

...102, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 696A FPIN’s Clinical Inquiries Immunogenicity of Childhood Vaccines after Pediatric Cancer Elizabeth Close, MD, FAAFP, and Grayson McConnell, MD University of Tennessee College of Medicine-Chattanooga Family Medicine...

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afp20201201od2.pdf

...December 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 664A Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP ➤➤ Antibiotics for Uncomplicated Diverticulitis Shiva Poola, MD, and Michael Ritchie, MD Details for This Review Study...

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afp20201201p648.pdf

...December 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 645 Letters to the Editor Case Report: Need for Vigilance in Recognizing Neurologic Presentations of COVID-19 To the Editor: Case reports and clinical studies have sug- gested neurologic...

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afp20201201p649.pdf

...December 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 649 Editorials Management of Acute Pain from Musculoskeletal Injuries: Guidance for Family Physicians David T. O’Gurek, MD, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia,...

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afp20201201p665.pdf

...◆ Volume 102, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 665 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Low-Protein Diets for Adults Without Diabetes Mellitus Who Have CKD Donna Cohen, MS, MD, and Anne Ramsey, MD, Family and Community Medicine Residency...

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afp20201201p666.pdf

...◆ Volume 102, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 665 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Low-Protein Diets for Adults Without Diabetes Mellitus Who Have CKD Donna Cohen, MS, MD, and Anne Ramsey, MD, Family and Community Medicine Residency...

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afp20201201p673.pdf

...December 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 673 Published online October 30, 2020. The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has left its mark. Perhaps more than ever, we understand the importance of imple- menting the principles of...

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afp20201201p679.pdf

...December 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 679 Parkinson disease is a progressive neurode- generative disorder with significant morbidity and mortality. Approximately 60,000 people are diagnosed with Parkinson disease each year in the United...

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afp20201201p692a.pdf

...692 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 11 ◆ December 1, 2020 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Fecal Occult Blood Testing Is Inaccurate as Part of Diagnostic Workup Clinical Question Is fecal occult blood testing (FOBT) reliable as part of...

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afp20201201p693.pdf

...692 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 11 ◆ December 1, 2020 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Fecal Occult Blood Testing Is Inaccurate as Part of Diagnostic Workup Clinical Question Is fecal occult blood testing (FOBT) reliable as part of...

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afp20201201p694.pdf

...692 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 11 ◆ December 1, 2020 POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Fecal Occult Blood Testing Is Inaccurate as Part of Diagnostic Workup Clinical Question Is fecal occult blood testing (FOBT) reliable as part of...

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afp20201201p697.pdf

...December 1, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 11 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 697 Practice Guidelines Management of Acute Pain from Non-Low Back Musculoskeletal Injuries: Guidelines from AAFP and ACP See related editorial on page 649. This series is coordinated by...

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afp20201215p716.pdf

...716 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 12 ◆ December 15, 2020 Editorials Long COVID: A Primer for Family Physicians Trisha Greenhalgh, BM BChir, MD, PhD, MBA University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom Matthew Knight, MBBS, BSc, PGCert (Allergy) FRCP,...

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afp20201215p721.pdf

...December 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 12 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 721 Approximately 1% of all ambulatory visits in primary care settings are for chest pain.1 Cardiac disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, yet only 2% to 4% of patients...

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afp20201215p732.pdf

...732 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 12 ◆ December 15, 2020 Peripheral neuropathy is one of the most common neurologic problems encountered by family physicians.1,2 Peripheral neuropathy can be classified clinically by the anatomic pattern of presenting...

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afp20201215p740.pdf

...740 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 102, Number 12 ◆ December 15, 2020 Degenerative deterioration of the vertebrae, interverte- bral disks, the facet, and other joints of the spine can result in cervical spondylotic myelopathy.1,2 Hypertrophy and ossification of the...

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...15, 2020 ◆ Volume 102, Number 12 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 753 Lown Right Care Reducing Overuse and Underuse Preoperative Evaluation and Frailty Assessment in Older Patients Ann Lindsay, MD, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California...

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...January 1, 2021 ◆ Volume 103, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 14A Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP ➤➤ Effectiveness of Alarm Therapy in the Treatment of Nocturnal Enuresis in Children Drew Baird, MD, FAAFP, and Robert Atchison,...

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...Volume 103, Number 1 ◆ January 1, 2021 Editorials Systemic Racism and Health Disparities: A Statement from Editors of Family Medicine Journals Sumi M. Sexton, MD, American Family Physician Caroline R. Richardson, MD, Annals of Family Medicine Sarina B. Schrager,...

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...www.aafp.org/afp Volume 103, Number 1 ◆ January 1, 2021 Graham Center Policy One-Pager Increasing Share of Practicing Female Family Physicians, 2010-2020 Elizabeth Wilkinson, BA, and Yalda Jabbarpour, MD The growing role of women in family medicine is increas- ingly...

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...16 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 103, Number 1 ◆ January 1, 2021 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Medications for Treatment-Resistant Depression in Adults Michael J. Arnold, MD, FAAFP Uniformed Services University of the Health...

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...16 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 103, Number 1 ◆ January 1, 2021 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Medications for Treatment-Resistant Depression in Adults Michael J. Arnold, MD, FAAFP Uniformed Services University of the Health...

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...22 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 103, Number 1 ◆ January 1, 2021 Eating disorders are potentially life-threatening conditions characterized by disordered eating and weight-control behaviors that impair physical health and psychosocial functioning.1-3 Adoles- cence...

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...January 1, 2021 ◆ Volume 103, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 33 Breast cancer is the most common nonskin cancer in women and accounts for 30% of all new cancers in the United States.1 From 2001 to 2016, more than 2.3 million women in the United States were...

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...42 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 103, Number 1 ◆ January 1, 2021 Published online November 23, 2020. Estimates suggest that 30% of all U.S. health expendi- tures are a result of waste, with approximately $100 billion lost on overtreatment and low-value care;...

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...January 1, 2021 ◆ Volume 103, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 53 FPIN’s Clinical Inquiries Electronic Cigarettes for Smoking Cessation Josh Huhndorf, MD; Tristan Curtis, PharmD; and Jon Neher, MD Valley Family Medicine Residency, University of Washington at...

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...1, 2021 ◆ Volume 103, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 55 Diagnostic Tests What Physicians Need to Know CT Colonography for Colorectal Cancer Screening Carl Bryce, MD, FAAFP, and Merima Bucaj, DO, FAAFP, Abrazo Family Medicine Residency, Phoenix, Arizona...

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...6 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 103, Number 1 ◆ January 1, 2021 Letters to the Editor Intimate Partner Violence During the COVID-19 Pandemic To the Editor: The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic is exacerbating domestic violence in the United States....

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...60 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 103, Number 1 ◆ January 1, 2021 Testosterone levels in men normally dimin- ish with age. For men older than 35 years, testos- terone declines by nearly 2% each year. There is no cutoff for low testosterone, although a level of 300...

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...6 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 103, Number 1 ◆ January 1, 2021 Letters to the Editor Intimate Partner Violence During the COVID-19 Pandemic To the Editor: The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic is exacerbating domestic violence in the United States....

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...6 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 103, Number 1 ◆ January 1, 2021 Letters to the Editor Intimate Partner Violence During the COVID-19 Pandemic To the Editor: The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic is exacerbating domestic violence in the United States....

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...January 15, 2021 ◆ Volume 103, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 119A POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Twenty-Year Follow-Up of the Women’s Health Initiative Trials: Lower Breast Cancer Mortality with Estrogen Alone, No Difference with Estrogen Plus...

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...January 15, 2021 ◆ Volume 103, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 119A POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Twenty-Year Follow-Up of the Women’s Health Initiative Trials: Lower Breast Cancer Mortality with Estrogen Alone, No Difference with Estrogen Plus...

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...January 15, 2021 ◆ Volume 103, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 119A POEMs Patient-Oriented Evidence That Matters Twenty-Year Follow-Up of the Women’s Health Initiative Trials: Lower Breast Cancer Mortality with Estrogen Alone, No Difference with Estrogen Plus...

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...January 15, 2021 ◆ Volume 103, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 107 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Screening for Unhealthy Drug Use: Recommendation Statement Summary of Recommendations The USPSTF recommends screening by ask- ing questions about unhealthy...

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...15, 2021 ◆ Volume 103, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 113 Photo Quiz Fever and Rash After Travel to the Philippines Micah Pippin, MD, and Lois Buller, MD, MS, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport Family Medicine Residency,...

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...January 15, 2021 ◆ Volume 103, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 117 STEPS New Drug Reviews Icosapent Ethyl (Vascepa) for Hyperlipidemia/Hypercholesterolemia to Reduce Risk of Heart Attack and Stroke Leena Myran, PharmD, BCPS, and Thanh-Nga Nguyen, PharmD,...

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...68 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 103, Number 2 ◆ January 15, 2021 Letters to the Editor Low Specificity Limits Use of Test for Spondylolysis in Children and Adolescents Original Article: Back Pain in Children and Adolescents Issue Date: July 1, 2020 See...

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...68 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 103, Number 2 ◆ January 15, 2021 Letters to the Editor Low Specificity Limits Use of Test for Spondylolysis in Children and Adolescents Original Article: Back Pain in Children and Adolescents Issue Date: July 1, 2020 See...

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...72 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 103, Number 2 ◆ January 15, 2021 Editorials Evidence Lacking to Support Universal Unhealthy Drug Use Screening Sarah Coles, MD, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, Arizona Alexis Vosooney, MD, Allina Health, West...

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...January 15, 2021 ◆ Volume 103, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 81 Hip pain is common in adults of all ages and activity levels. In nonelite adult soccer players, hip and groin injuries represent 28% to 45% of all injuries in women and 49% to 55% in men.1 The...

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...90 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 103, Number 2 ◆ January 15, 2021 Labor dystocia refers to abnormally slow or protracted labor. It may be diagnosed in the first stage of labor (onset of contractions until com- plete cervical dilation) or the second stage of labor...

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...January 15, 2021 ◆ Volume 103, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 97 Many people occasionally experience difficult or impaired swallowing, but they often adapt their eating patterns to their symptoms and do not seek medical attention.1 Among those who do seek care,...

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...138 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 103, Number 3 ◆ February 1, 2021 Editorials Widening Disease Definitions: What Can Physicians Do? Jenny A. Doust, BMBS, PhD, FRACGP University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia Julian Treadwell, MBBS, MSc, MRCGP University of...

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...103, Number 3 ◆ February 1, 2021 Cochrane for Clinicians Putting Evidence into Practice Exercise vs. No Exercise for the Occurrence, Severity, and Duration of Acute Respiratory Tract Infections William E. Cayley Jr., MD, MDiv University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and...

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...February 1, 2021 ◆ Volume 103, Number 3 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 147 Published online January 12, 2021. Telemedicine has rapidly become a valuable tool during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.1 Given that musculoskeletal issues are a common reason...

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...February 1, 2021 ◆ Volume 103, Number 3 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 155 Targeted cancer therapy involves testing various types of cancer for genetic biomarkers that can predict the response to chemotherapeutic agents that attack the biomarkers directly or...

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