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...Oct 1, 2017 Issue Pet Therapy: Helping Patients Cope [Close-ups] Animal-assisted therapy and the medical use of the human-animal bond can be thought of as a form of alternative/complementary therapy. Oct 15, 2016 Issue Intimate Partner Violence [Article] Although intimate...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/viewRelatedDocumentsByKeyword.htm?keywordId=2422&page=0

<FEFF>Family Physicians Practicing High-Volume Obstetric Care Have Recently Dropped by ...

June 1, 2017: Close-ups

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0615/afp20170615p762.pdf

Time to Chat

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp. org/afp/authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, associate deputy editor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0801/afp20100801p282.pdf

I Believe in You

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, associate deputy editor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/1001/afp20101001p818.pdf

The Blood Sugar Diaries

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, associate deputy editor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/1201/afp20101201p1330.pdf

A Home Visit

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, associate deputy editor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0201/afp20110201p254.pdf

A Lifestyle That Enables Me to Control My Type 2 Diabetes

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, associate deputy editor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/1001/afp20111001p752.pdf

What My Cancer Taught Me: Quit Smoking Before It’s Too Late

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, associate deputy editor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/1201/afp20111201p1221.pdf

A Pilot Grounded: Living with Chronic Back Pain

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, associate deputy editor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0201/afp20120201p231.pdf

Mind Over Body: Hypnosis During Childbirth

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, associate deputy editor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0501/afp20120501p865.pdf

The Door to Recovery: Overcoming Drug and Alcohol Addiction

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, associate deputy editor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0601/afp20120601p1034.pdf

A Better Day Tomorrow

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, associate deputy editor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0801/afp20120801p268.pdf

Traditions in Healing at the End of Life

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, associate deputy editor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/1001/afp20121001p608.pdf

Hospice: A Mother’s Story

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, Associate Deputy Editor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/1201/afp20121201p1020.pdf

Confronting Guillain-Barré Syndrome

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, Associate Deputy Edi- tor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0201/afp20130201p166.pdf

Exercise During Pregnancy: A Marathon Runner’s

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, Associate Deputy Edi- tor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0401/afp20130401p471.pdf

Diabetes: Taking Control of My Health

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, Associate Deputy Edi- tor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0601/afp20130601p758.pdf

Back to Baseline

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, Associate Deputy Edi- tor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0801/afp20130801p170.pdf

A Team Approach: Comprehensive Evaluation for Functional Decline in Older Patients

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, Associate Deputy Edi- tor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0915/afp20130915p397.pdf

<FEFF>Caring Better for Patients Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, Associate Deputy Edi- tor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/1201/afp20131201p774.pdf

Hard Decisions About Prostate Cancer

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, Associate Deputy Edi- tor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0201/afp20140201p219.pdf

Living with Loss

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, Associate Deputy Edi- tor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0401/afp20140401p530.pdf

Inspiring Change: A Patient’s Journey to Wellness

...The editors of AFP wel- come submissions for Close-ups. Guidelines for contributing to this feature can be found in the Authors’ Guide at http://www.aafp.org/afp/ authors. Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, Associate Deputy Edi- tor, with assistance from Amy...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0601/afp20140601p854.pdf

afp20180201p203.pdf

...Close-ups Opioids for Acute Pain: Proceed with Caution It was chilly but still a nice day for a dog walk. Having forgotten gloves, I had my hands in my coat pockets, and the leash was wrapped around my wrist. Headphones on, I wasn’t paying attention to the ground. I tripped on...

American Family Physician

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

afp20180801p147.pdf

...Close-ups A Patient’s Perspective Can My Primary Care Doctor Treat My Cancer? When I was diagnosed with stage IV terminal lung cancer, my primary care doctor gave me the news. His compassion created a pathway of healing that has sustained me for more than seven years. Shortly...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0801/afp20180801p147.pdf

afp20191201p709.pdf

...Close-ups A Patient’s Perspective A Devoted Couple On April 15, 2007, American Family Physician pub- lished the inaugural Close-ups department, featur- ing a story about my mother, who had experienced a stroke, and my father, who cared for her at home for seven years.1...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1201/afp20191201p709.pdf

A Medical Alert Tattoo

...Close-ups A Patient’s Perspective A Medical Alert Tattoo Close-ups is coordinated by Caroline Wellbery, MD, associate deputy editor, with assistance from Amy Crawford-Faucher, MD; Jo Marie Reilly, MD; and Sanaz Sara Majd, MD. Questions about this department may be sent to Dr....

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0401/afp20110401p796.pdf

Diagnosis and Management of Physical Abuse in Children

...least two shots of three orientations: full body, medium range of the finding, and close up. Document the size of the injury by using an inch scale. Be sure that there is at least one other close-up of the injury without the scale to demonstrate that the scale was not covering...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/1115/afp20131115p669.pdf

afp20180401p473.pdf

...Close-ups A Patient’s Perspective Helping Patients Live with Chronic Pain I am a 46-year-old woman with chronic pain. Even though I am still fairly young, I have devel- oped many medical conditions. In 2002, I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia. This causes severe muscle pain in my...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0401/afp20180401p473.pdf

afp20180515p640.pdf

...Close-ups A Patient’s Perspective Persons with Disabilities: I’m the Expert About My Body I have many questions before I visit a new doctor. Will the office and equipment be accessible? How will the medical staff and doctor perceive my physical disability? Will they acknowledge my...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0515/afp20180515p640.pdf

afp20180601p706.pdf

...Close-ups A Patient’s Perspective Advocating for Myself: My Journey Through Poststroke Depression Commentary Depression affects about one-third of stroke survivors, according to the American Stroke Association. Emergence of depression following cerebrovascular disease is thought...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0601/afp20180601p706.pdf

afp20181201p634.pdf

...Close-ups A Patient’s Perspective Faith in Subtraction: Deprescribing in Older Patient Facilitates Needed Surgery I lay on the floor praying. I’d slipped at home and couldn’t get up. Finally, the ambulance arrived. Three weeks later, I was home, but with a broken shoulder from my...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/1201/afp20181201p634.pdf

afp20190201p185.pdf

...Close-ups A Patient’s Perspective The Cough that Would Not Quit The cough started just before Christmas. I am used to contracting every germ my students bring to school, but thought I was immune to most by now. Everyone seemed to have a virus at the time, so I expected it to pass....

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0201/afp20190201p185.pdf

afp20190401p420.pdf

...Close-ups A Patient’s Perspective Will a Feeding Tube Help? Deciding for a Father at the End of Life My father couldn’t swallow. There I was, in a Florida hospital room, alone with an 87-year-old father who couldn’t swallow. I am the oldest sibling of five. Our mother had died...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0401/afp20190401p420.pdf

afp20190601p672.pdf

...Close-ups A Patient’s Perspective My Kidney Donation: Unexpected Twists Some years ago, a close family friend told me his chronic kidney disease had progressed and he would need a new kidney to avoid dialysis. I volunteered to donate my kidney, and as it turned out, I was a near...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0601/afp20190601p672.pdf

afp20200615p713.pdf

...This is not the first time that AFP has collab- orated with patients directly. Between 2007 and 2019, the recently retired Close-ups feature told patients’ stories in their own words.5 So, why enter into a formal partnership now? A national survey fielded by the Right Care Alliance...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0615/afp20200615p713.pdf

Common Questions About Wound Care

Date xx, xxxx Scientific

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2015/0115/afp20150115p86.pdf

Rosacea: Diagnosis and Treatment

August 1, 2015 Scientific

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2015/0801/afp20150801p187.pdf

afp20191001p438.pdf

...Close-ups A Patient’s Perspective Protecting Patients from Elder Abuse Scams Living on my own continues to be very important to me, even though I’m getting older and am sometimes forgetful. I manage pretty well with the help of my son, who visits me weekly, and my family doctor, who...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1001/afp20191001p438.pdf

AFP Clerkship 2012-2013

...Childhood Cancers Primary Care of Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer (05/15/2010) Survivor: What Does it Mean to be Cured? [Close-ups] (07/15/2008) Recognition of Common Childhood Malignancies (04/01/2000) CANCER Colorectal Cancer SCREENING/PREVENTION Screening for...

Med School and Residency

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/medical_education_residency/fmig/AFPClerkship.pdf

Cutaneous Melanoma: Update on Prevention, Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment - ...

...Figure 6b. Close-up of superficial spreading melanoma on back. Figure 7. Nodular melanoma on shoulder. July 15, 2005 Volume 72, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 273 diagnosis.25 Some dermatology experts also add E for evolution or for elevation above skin...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0715/afp20050715p269.pdf

afp20180515p649.pdf

...See related Close-ups on page 640. Additional content at https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0515/ p649.html. CME This clinical content conforms to AAFP criteria for continuing medical education (CME). See CME Quiz on page 634. Author disclosure: No relevant financial...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0515/afp20180515p649.pdf

afp20180801p141.pdf

...An Often Silent Disorder with Delayed Diagnosis [Close-ups] Issue Date: December 1, 2017 See additional reader comments at: https://www. aafp.org/afp/2017/1201/p738.html To The Editor: I believe that the statement in this Close-ups that the death of college basket- ball...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0801/afp20180801p141.pdf

Interstitial Cystitis: Urgency and Frequency Syndrome

...Section of bladder wall Close-up of epithelial surface Urinary bladder Bladder lumen Mucin layer Endothelium Lamina propria Smooth muscle . . . IL LU ST R A TI O N B Y D A V ID K LE M M OTHER ETIOLOGIC FACTORS To date, no...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2001/1001/afp20011001p1199.pdf

afp20080115p167.pdf

...See related Close-ups on page 140. Downloaded from the American Family Physician Web site at www.aafp.org/afp. Copyright © 2008 American Academy of Family Physicians. For the private, noncommercial use of one individual user of the Web site. All other rights reserved. Contact...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/0115/afp20080115p167.pdf

afp20081015p945.pdf

...and wound contamination factor into the decision about when to repair the laceration. Noncon- taminated wounds have been successfully closed up to 12 hours post-injury.2 Clean lacerations involving well-vascularized tissue, such as the face and scalp, can be closed successfully even...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/1015/afp20081015p945.pdf

Atopic Dermatitis: An Overview

...Figure 7. Close-up photograph of the skin demonstrating dramatic xerosis. Figure 8. Leg of an infant with atopic dermatitis demon- strating xerosis. Atopic Dermatitis 40 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 86, Number 1 ◆ July 1, 2012 growth retardation in...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0701/afp20120701p35.pdf

Guillain-Barré Syndrome

...See related Close-ups on page 166. Downloaded from the American Family Physician Web site at www.aafp.org/afp. Copyright © 2013 American Academy of Family Physicians. For the private, noncommer- cial use of one individual user of the Web site. All other rights reserved. Contact...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0201/afp20130201p191.pdf

Diagnosis and Treatment of Temporomandibular Disorders

Date xx, xxxx Scientific

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2015/0315/afp20150315p378.pdf

Role of the Family Physician in the Management of Cystic Fibrosis

...See related Close-ups at http://www.aafp. org/afp/2010/0215/ p421.html. Role of the Family Physician in the Management of Cystic Fibrosis DOUGLAS LEWIS, MD, Via Christi Family Medicine Residency, Via Christi Adult Cystic Fibrosis Specialty Clinic, Wichita, Kansas Individuals with...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2015/0615/afp20150615p822.pdf

Treatment of Adult Obesity with Bariatric Surgery

January 1, 2016 Scientific

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0101/afp20160101p31.pdf

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Primary Care Approach to Diagnosis and Management

...See related Close-Up on page 304. CME This clinical content conforms to AAFP criteria for continuing medical education (CME). See CME Quiz Questions on page 270. Author disclosure: No rel- evant financial affiliations. ▲ Patient information: A handout on this topic,...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0815/afp20160815p284.pdf

afp20180115p83.pdf

...• Close-Ups: A Patient’s Perspective • Cochrane for Clinicians • Controversies in Family Medicine • Curbside Consultation • Diary from a Week in Practice (ended) • Digital apps (AFP digital edition, AFP By Topic, Photo Quiz) • Evidence-Based Medicine Toolkit •...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0115/afp20180115p83.pdf

afp20180201p154.pdf

...Club, Diary from a Week in Practice,2 Resident and Student Voice, and CME Quiz. She has been a second editor for Curbside Consultation, Close- Ups: A Patient’s Perspective, and Photo Quiz. And, she served as editor for several article series, including Complementary and Alternative...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0201/afp20180201p154.pdf

afp20201015p457.pdf

...At the end of 2019, we sunsetted Close-ups, a department that ran in AFP for 12 years and highlighted stories from the patient perspective followed by a commentary from a family physi- cian. Our next venture in sharing the personal side of medicine is to revisit the Diary from a...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/1015/afp20201015p457.pdf

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