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<FEFF>Top POEMs of 2015 Consistent with the Principles of the Choosing Wisely Campaign

October 1, 2016

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/1001/afp20161001p566.pdf

<FEFF>Treating Patients with Borderline Personality Disorder in the Medical Office

...140 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 88, Number 2 ◆ July 15, 2013 Case Scenario One of my patients is a 58-year-old woman with borderline personality disorder, uncon- trolled type 2 diabetes mellitus, and end- stage renal disease requiring hemodialysis three times...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0715/afp20130715p140.pdf

~jan 1 smr r1

...AMERICAN FAMILY PHYSICIAN 157JANUARY 1, 1998 / VOLUME 57, NUMBER 1 Recommended Childhood Immunization Schedule, United States-January 1998 to December 1998 1 2 4 6 12 15 18 4-6 11-12 14-16 Vaccine Birth month months months months months months months years years years Hepatitis...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1998/0101/afp19980101p153-s1.pdf

1. Assess Your Practice and Collect Baseline Data

Step 1: Assess Your Practice and Collect Baseline Data

https://www.aafp.org/family-physician/patient-care/prevention-wellness/immunizations-vaccines/office-champtions/assess-collect.html

10 Big Ideas That Could Make Your Practice Better -- FPM

Oct 1, 2008 - Could your practice benefit from some fresh thinking? Get inspired by these 10 ideas that have made a difference for your colleagues.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2008/0900/p33.html

10 Steps to Preparing Your Office for ICD-10 -- Now -- FPM

Feb 1, 2014 - Don't wait any longer. You need to take steps now to meet the Oct. 1 deadline.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0100/p9.html

10 Ways Family Practices Lose Money -- FPM

Jun 1, 2003 - Learn how to plug the leaks that deplete your practice’s income.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2003/0600/p51.html

1014.pdf

...and muscle weakness and imbalance. Most of these injuries can be managed conservatively with proper and timely diagnosis. Increas- ing numbers of chronic overuse injuries in young athletes may be related to limited recovery time from longer competitive sea- sons and year-round...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0315/afp20060315p1014.pdf

1025.pdf

...the Third Stage of Labor KAREN L. MAUGHAN, M.D., STEVEN W. HEIM, M.D., M.S.P.H., and SIM S. GALAZKA, M.D. University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia T he third stage of labor is the time from the delivery of the infant until delivery of the maternal pla-...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0315/afp20060315p1025.pdf

1029.pdf

...DAVID B. CARR, M.D., JANET M. DUCHEK, PH.D., THOMAS M. MEUSER, PH.D., and JOHN C. MORRIS, M.D. Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri T he automobile typically is the most important form of transportation for older adults, and the ability to...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0315/afp20060315p1029.pdf

1039.pdf

...Supplements and Sports DAVID M. JENKINSON, DO, and ALLISON J. HARBERT, MD, Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee College of Medicine-Chattanooga Unit, Chattanooga, Tennessee A lthough the use of performance- enhancing supplements by profes- sional athletes has...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/1101/afp20081101p1039.pdf

1049.pdf

...March 15, 2006 Volume 73, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 1049 Downloaded from the American Family Physician Web site at www.aafp.org/afp. Copyright© 2006 American Academy of Family Physicians. For the private, noncommercial use of one individual user of the...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0315/afp20060315p1049.pdf

1291o.pdf

...Trigeminal Neuralgia RUDOLPHM. KRAFFT, MD, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, Ohio T rigeminal neuralgia was first described at the end of the first century and was later given the name tic douloureux because of the distinctive facial spasms that often...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/0501/afp20080501p1291.pdf

13 Months of Quality Improvement: Did It Work? -- FPM

Jan 1, 2001 - The article completes a series on one group's participation in the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's chronic care quality improvement project. This article offers lessons learned from the project and explores whether the principles of quality improvement were effective.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2001/0100/p55.html

1374.pdf

...MASTER-HUNTER, M.D., University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan DIANA L. HEIMAN, M.D., University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Hartford, Connecticut P rimary amenorrhea can be diag- nosed if a patient has normal sec- ondary sexual characteristics but no...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0415/afp20060415p1374.pdf

14 Alternative Practice Styles -- Family Practice Management

...1. Resort doctor Winters in Tahoe. Summers on the Caribbean. Could a career in medicine really be that idyllic? It could if you choose to be a resort doctor. The promise here is lifestyle. If you have a passion for skiing or travel and want your practice to pro- mote your...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2001/0200/fpm20010200p33.pdf

14 Alternative Practice Styles -- FPM

Feb 1, 2001 - Perhaps the road less traveled is the right career path for you. Here are more than a dozen ideas to get you started.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2001/0200/p33.html

1403.pdf

...The number of bariatric surgeries per- formed in the United States has recently increased 10-fold, from 14,000 in 1993 to an estimated 140,000 in 2004.3 A number of studies4-6 have demonstrated that bariatric surgery leads to sustainable long-term weight loss and, in many patients,...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0415/afp20060415p1403.pdf

18 Glimpses of Tomorrow -- FPM

Sep 1, 2004 - Introduces Big Ideas issue, suggesting that most of the ideas featured have something to do with the FFM new practice model and that the authors may actually share a vision of the future of family medicine.

Family Practice Management : Opinion

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2004/0900/p13.html

1942.pdf

...R. LAST, M.D., M.P.H., Medical College of Wisconsin, Racine Family Medicine Residency Program, Racine, Wisconsin STEPHEN A. WILSON, M.D., M.P.H., University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, St. Margaret Family Medicine Residency Program, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania O besity is a...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0601/afp20060601p1942.pdf

1951 Scientific Assembly - AFP 50 Years Ago - American Family Physician

Sep 1, 2000 - ...50th year of publication. Excerpts from the two 1950 volumes of GP, AFP's predecessor, appear along with highlights of 50 years of family medicine. This feature is reproduced from the October and November, 1950, issues of GP. The commentary is written by Daniel J. Ostergaard, M.D.,...

American Family Physician : AFP 50 Years Ago

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2000/0901/p922.html

1953.pdf

...Nonpharmacologic Strategies for Managing Hypertension RANDY WEXLER, M.D., M.P.H., and GLEN AUKERMAN, M.D. Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio D espite all that is known about its adverse health consequences, high blood pressure still is poorly controlled in the...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0601/afp20060601p1953.pdf

1961.pdf

...Fatty Liver Disease MAX BAYARD, M.D., JIM HOLT, M.D., and EILEEN BOROUGHS, M.D. East Tennessee State University, Quillen College of Medicine, Johnson City, Tennessee F ormerly called nonalcoholic steato- hepatitis (NASH), nonalcoholic fatty liver disease now refers to a spectrum...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0601/afp20060601p1961.pdf

1981.pdf

...T he topic of inborn errors of metab- olism is challenging for most phy- sicians. The number of known metabolic disorders is probably as large as the number of presenting symptoms that may indicate metabolic disturbances (Table 11-3). Furthermore, physicians know they may not...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0601/afp20060601p1981.pdf

1995-2006 Index of Board Minutes

...INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS (Also see: INTERNATIONAL MEDICINE under I) ..........................15 AAFP Relationships With .........................................................................................................................15 INVESTMENT POLICY (See:...

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/1995-2006BoardIndex.pdf

1997-2008 Index of Board Minutes

........................................................................................17 INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS (Also see: INTERNATIONAL MEDICINE under I) ............................................................17 7/29/2013 Page 3 of 76 AAFP Relationships With...

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/1997-2008BoardIndex.pdf

2000-2010 Index of Board Minutes

........................................................................................91 INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS (Also see: INTERNATIONAL MEDICINE under I) ........................................................................91 AAFP Relationships With...

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2000-2010BoardIndex.pdf

2010NCSCSummaryofActions.doc

...Agree. The commission asked to have the article entitled Racial Categories in Medical Practice: How Useful Are They? (PLoS Medicine, September 2007, volume 4, issue 9) posted on the AAFP website in the Cultural Proficiency section of Public Health. In addition, AAFP staff will...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/alf_ncsc/2010NCSCSummaryofActions.doc

2011NCSCSummaryofActions.doc

...corps staff in order to accurately reflect the rapidly changing environment and federal regulations. FAQs and toll-free information phone numbers are prominently listed and maintained. Given the current ease of drawing needed information from the NHSC website, AAFP staff will...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/alf_ncsc/2011NCSCSummaryofActions.doc

2012 Admissions Guide,Pre-Med Admissions Guide

...of Medicine and Health Sciences . . . . . . 10 University of New Mexico School of Medicine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11 Carver College of Medicine at University of Iowa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 University of Kansas School of Medicine . . ....

Med School and Residency

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/medical_education_residency/fmig/premed-admissions-guide.pdf

2012 Agenda for the Reference Committee on Advocacy

...2. Resolution No. 1009 Stop State Legislators from Practicing Medicine Without a License 3. Resolution No. 1001 Expiration of Expirations 4. Resolution No. 1010 Resolution to Remove Barriers to Long Acting Reversible Contraceptive Devices Use 5. Resolution No. 1002...

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/special_constituencies/2012RCAR_Advocacy.pdf

2012 Agenda for the Reference Committee on Education

...8. Resolution No. 2012 Requiring a Family Medicine Rotation 9. Resolution No. 2005 Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender (GLBT) Health Education in Medical and Graduate Medical Education 10. Resolution No. 2006 Family Physician and Care of the Transgendered Patient 11....

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/special_constituencies/2012RCAR_Education.pdf

2012 Agenda for the Reference Committee on Health of the Public and Science

...American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) explore providing an 40 appropriate CME curriculum and certificate for excellence in military medicine. 41 Resolution No. 3003 2012 National Conference of Special Constituencies-Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center...

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/special_constituencies/2012RCAR_HealthofPublic-Science.pdf

2012 Consent Calendar for the Reference Committee on Advocacy

...The Reference Committee on Advocacy recommends the following consent calendar for 1 adoption (page numbers indicate page in reference committee report): 2 3 RECOMMENDATION: The Reference Committee on Advocacy recommends the following 4 consent calendar for adoption: 5 6 Item 1:...

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/special_constituencies/2012RCR_Advocacy.pdf

2012 Consent Calendar for the Reference Committee on Education

...The Reference Committee on Education recommends the following consent calendar for 1 adoption (page numbers indicate page in reference committee report): 2 3 RECOMMENDATION: The Reference Committee on Education recommends the 4 following consent calendar for adoption: 5 6 Item 1:...

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/special_constituencies/2012RCR_Education.pdf

2012 Consent Calendar for the Reference Committee on Health of the Public and Science

...The Reference Committee on Health of the Public and Science recommends the following 1 consent calendar for adoption (page numbers indicate page in reference committee 2 report): 3 4 RECOMMENDATION: The Reference Committee on Health of the Public and Science 5 recommends the...

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/special_constituencies/2012RCR_HealthofPublicScience.pdf

2012 Consent Calendar for the Reference Committee on Organization and Finance

...The Reference Committee on Organization and Finance recommends the following 1 consent calendar for adoption (page numbers indicate page in reference committee 2 report): 3 4 RECOMMENDATION: The Reference Committee on Organization and Finance 5 recommends the following consent...

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/special_constituencies/2012RCR_Organization-Finance.pdf

2012NCSCSummaryofActions.docx

...the Office National Coordinator (ONC) for the capture and storage of discrete clinical data elements that have direct relevance to family medicine and maintain an expression of this clinically relevant data in a manner that allows its exchange and availability at the point of care...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/alf_ncsc/2012NCSCSummaryofActions.docx

2013 Advocacy Report

...The Reference Committee on Advocacy recommends the following consent calendar for 1 adoption (page numbers indicate page in reference committee report): 2 3 RECOMMENDATION: The Reference Committee on Advocacy recommends the following 4 consent calendar for adoption: 5 6 Item 1:...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/alf_ncsc/business/2013-advocacy-report.pdf

2013 Advocacy Resolutions

...4. Resolution No. 1004 Additional Graduate Medical Education Residency Positions - Make Them Family Medicine 5. Resolution No. 1005 Supporting Reorganization of Conrad 30 Waiver Program 6. Resolution No. 1006 Controlled Substances Nationwide Tracking System 7. Resolution...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/alf_ncsc/business/2013-advocacy-resolutions.pdf

2013 Education Report

...The Reference Committee on Education recommends the following consent calendar for 1 adoption (page numbers indicate page in reference committee report): 2 3 RECOMMENDATION: The Reference Committee on Education recommends the 4 following consent calendar for adoption: 5 6 Item 1:...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/alf_ncsc/business/2013-education-report.pdf

2013 Health of the Public and Science Report

...The Reference Committee on Health of the Public and Science recommends the following 1 consent calendar for adoption (page numbers indicate page in reference committee 2 report): 3 4 RECOMMENDATION: The Reference Committee on Health of the Public and Science 5 recommends the...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/alf_ncsc/business/2013-hops-report.pdf

2013 Organization and Finance Report

...The Reference Committee on Organization and Finance recommends the following 1 consent calendar for adoption (page numbers indicate page in reference committee 2 report): 3 4 RECOMMENDATION: The Reference Committee on Organization and Finance 5 recommends the following consent...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/alf_ncsc/business/2013-of-report.pdf

2013 Organization and Finance Resolutions

...WHEREAS, An increasing number of American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) 7 members are employed by hospitals or large medical groups, and 8 9 WHEREAS, the needs of employed physicians in the areas of practice management and 10 organization are distinctly different from...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/alf_ncsc/business/2013-of-resolutions.pdf

2013 Practice Enhancement Report

...The Reference Committee on Practice Enhancement recommends the following consent 1 calendar for adoption (page numbers indicate page in reference committee report): 2 3 RECOMMENDATION: The Reference Committee on Practice Enhancement recommends 4 the following consent calendar for...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/alf_ncsc/business/2013-pe-report.pdf

2013 Practice Enhancement Resolutions

...publicized that there is a pay gap between women and men for 8 equal work, and 9 10 WHEREAS, the evidence shows even in the profession of medicine that female physicians 11 make less than male physicians for equal work, even when controlled for work and non-work 12 variables, now,...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/alf_ncsc/business/2013-pe-resolutions.pdf

2013NCSCSummaryofActions.docx

...Education Residency Positions - Make Them Family Medicine RESOLVED, That the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) advocate that a majority of new graduate medical education residency positions be allocated to family medicine. IMG Advocacy Board of Directors...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/alf_ncsc/2013NCSCSummaryofActions.docx

2015 Agenda for the Reference Committee on Advocacy

...9 10 WHEREAS, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates 17,721 deaths in 11 2011 from Hepatitis C, which exceeds the number of deaths from HIV, and 12 13 WHEREAS, the CDC and the United States Preventive Services Task Force recommend 14 performing a onetime...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/alf_ncsc/business/2015-advocacy.pdf

2015 Agenda for the Reference Committee on Education

...2. Resolution No. 2002 Additional Resources for Community-Based Family Medicine GME Programs 3. Resolution No. 2003 Internationally Funded Residency Slots in U.S. Residency Programs 4. Resolution No. 2004 Updating Colon Cancer Screening 5. Resolution No. 2005 Physicians...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/alf_ncsc/business/2015-education.pdf

2015NCCLSummaryofActions.docx

...Commission members acknowledged that the AAFP continues to seek ways for these payers to do more to attract and support family medicine practices, especially those in rural settings and in urban underserved areas and agreed to reaffirm the resolution as being addressed through the...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/alf_ncsc/business/2015NCCLSummaryofActions.docx

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