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...March 15, 2014 ◆ Volume 89, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 473 An 18-year-old man presented with a three- week history of a painful, nonpruritic, diffuse eruption involving the face. He had a history of atopic eczema and intermittent asthma flare-ups. There was...

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...May 15, 2013 ◆ Volume 87, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 723 A 28-year-old woman presented with a pru- ritic rash at 32 weeks’ gestation. The rash, which first appeared 20 days earlier, started in the periumbilical area, then became wide- spread. The physical...

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...June 15, 2014 ◆ Volume 89, Number 12 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 973 A 14-month-old boy is brought to his physi- cian’s office because of a diaper rash. Three weeks earlier, he was seen in the emergency department for a beefy-red, plaquelike peri- neal rash with...

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...April 15, 2014 ◆ Volume 89, Number 8 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 663 A 78-year-old man with a history of diabetes mellitus and hypertension presented with a four-month history of progressively worsen- ing, painless swelling at the base of his left thumbnail. The...

American Family Physician

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...January 1, 2012 ◆ Volume 85, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 63 Photo Quiz Persistent Cough CHINWE UKAONU, MD; STALINA CINE-GOWDIE, MD; and PEGGY BERGRAB, MD Southwest Georgia Family Medicine Residency Program, Albany, Georgia A 31-year-old black man...

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...April 1, 2014 ◆ Volume 89, Number 7 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 583 A 44-year-old man presented with a focal patch of hair loss in his beard that had been present for about two months. It was not itchy or painful. His history findings were unremarkable. Physical...

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...September 1, 2013 ◆ Volume 88, Number 5 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 331 A 29-year-old woman presented with an erythematous furuncle on her left leg that appeared three weeks earlier. She had a similar lesion near her left knee that healed spontaneously. She had a...

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...August 1, 2013 ◆ Volume 88, Number 3 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 199 An 88-year-old nursing home resident was admitted to the hospital with nausea, vomit- ing, diarrhea, and fever. At presentation she had type 2 diabetes mellitus, stroke, colovesi- cal fistula, atrial...

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...November 15, 2013 ◆ Volume 88, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 707 A 62-year-old woman presented with a four- week history of edema in both of her upper extremities, as well as changes in skin pig- mentation. She had alopecia involving the frontal area of the...

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...April 1, 2014 ◆ Volume 89, Number 7 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 581 A 72-year-old woman presented with an insect bite on her right upper extremity. She first noticed the bite approximately five days before presentation. Over the subsequent five days, the rash enlarged...

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...September 15, 2013 ◆ Volume 88, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 401 A 35-year-old man presented with a progres- sive, generalized skin rash that had persisted for one month. The rash was mildly pruritic and did not respond to topical corticoste- roids. He did not...

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...March 15, 2013 ◆ Volume 87, Number 6 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 439 A 45-year-old man presented with a mass on his back that first appeared three or four years earlier. It had been growing steadily, and was becoming increasingly painful. He was taking etanercept...

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- American Family Physician

...1466-AMERICAN FAMILY PHYSICIAN www.aafp.org/afp VOLUME 69, NUMBER 6 / MARCH 15, 2004 The Authors MIRIAM T. VINCENT, M.D., M.S., is professor and chair of the Department of Family Practice at State University of New York (SUNY)-Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn. She is...

American Family Physician

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'Moving the Needle' on Student Choice

Michelle Roett, M.D., M.P.H., is working on both local and national initiatives to expand the family medicine pipeline.

https://www.aafp.org/news/family-doc-focus/20181022fdf-roett.html

'Oh, by the Way ...': Agenda Setting in Office Visits -- FPM

Dec 1, 2002 - The article will explain how physicians can deal with patients who present with lists of complaints and how managing these lists effectively can improve patient care.

Family Practice Management : Articles

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'Pearls in the Muck' - Inside AFP - American Family Physician

Jan 1, 1999 - ...Spotting the pearls in the muck —those inspiring moments in day-to-day practice that make family medicine such a special calling—is perhaps one of things that Walter L. Larimore, M.D., and his co-workers do best. In this issue, Walt and six other family physicians in a private...

American Family Physician : Inside AFP

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'Practical Therapeutics': A Revisit from a Family Practice Department - Inside AFP - ...

Jan 15, 2000 - ...on page 369, is the first in a new Practical Therapeutics series from the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Missouri–Columbia School of Medicine. Coordinated by Robert L. Blake, Jr., M.D., the series represents the second Practical Therapeutics...

American Family Physician : Inside AFP

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'Think Big' to Reimagine Family Medicine, Speakers Advise

For their virtual mainstage event at the 2020 National Conference, AAFP CEO/EVP Shawn Martin and Farzad Mostashari, M.D., M.P.H., talked about the future of family medicine.

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20200804nc-future.html

"Alirocumab (Praluent) for the Treatment of Hyperlipidemia

August 15, 2016: STEPS

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0815/afp20160815p310.pdf

"Conjugated Estrogens/Bazedoxifene (Duavee) for Menopausal Symptoms

February 15, 2016 STEPS

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0215/afp20160215p307.pdf

"Dietary Supplements: How Family Physicians Can Address Safety Concerns by Working with...

...January 15, 2016 ◆ Volume 93, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 97 Dietary Supplements: How Family Physicians Can Address Safety Concerns by Working with the FDA NORMAN S. MARKS, MD, MHA U.S. Food and Drug Administration (Retired), Silver Spring, Maryland The...

American Family Physician

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"Global Health: It Matters Now More Than Ever

Date xx, xxxx Editorials

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2015/0815/afp20150815p254.pdf

"How Should We Manage Incidentalomas?

...758 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 90, Number 11 ◆ December 1, 2014 How Should We Manage Incidentalomas? SUMI M. SEXTON, MD, Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia ▲ See related article on page 784. The patient-centered medical home model...

American Family Physician

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"New-Onset Bullous Rash

February 15, 2015 Photo Quiz

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2015/0215/afp20150215p231.pdf

"Swelling and Erythema of the Scalp on a Teenager

November 15, 2016: Photo Quiz

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/1115/afp20161115p836.pdf

"Timothy Grass Pollen Allergen Extract (Grastek) for Allergic Rhinitis

December 15, 2015 STEPS

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2015/1215/afp20151215p1096.pdf

"Vital Signs" for Assessing Your Practice's Financial Health -- FPM

Dec 1, 2009 - Paying attention to key metrics can help keep your practice operationally and financially healthy.

Family Practice Management : Articles

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"Vorapaxar (Zontivity) for the Prevention of Thrombotic Cardiovascular Events

STEPS

American Family Physician

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"You Should See My Doctor": Cost-Effective Marketing Ideas for Your Practice -- Family ...

...administrator in charge of the ER asked my friend, How did you get the volume up? Can you do it again? Of course, the idea of increasing the number of emergencies in a given communi- ty is ludicrous, and my friend had to explain to the administrator that no, he couldn’t do it again....

Family Practice Management

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"You Should See My Doctor": Cost-Effective Marketing Ideas for Your Practice -- FPM

Jan 1, 2002 - Marketing doesn’t have to be expensive, complicated or unethical. To begin, simply treat your current patients right.

Family Practice Management : Articles

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"Yours Truly" 50 Years Ago - Apr 1, 2000 - American Family Physician

Apr 1, 2000 - ...more effectively than any number of words. Again, heartiest congratulations and best wishes on the appearance of this journal, the product of so much in the way of blood, sweat, and tears. FRANKLIN D. MURPHY, M.D. Dean, University of Kansas School of Medicine Kansas City, KS Dear...

American Family Physician

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<27A4> Acupuncture for Frequent Tension-type Headaches

August 1, 2016: NNT

American Family Physician

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<27A4> Antipsychotics for Fibromyalgia in Adults

July 1, 2017: Medicine by the Numbers

American Family Physician

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<27A4> Aripiprazole vs. Placebo or Haloperidol for Schizophrenia

December 1, 2016: Medicine by the Numbers

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/1201/afp20161201p877.pdf

<27A4> Buprenorphine Maintenance vs. Placebo for Opioid Dependence

March 1, 2017: Medicine by the Numbers

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0301/afp20170301od1.pdf

<27A4> Efficacy of Direct-Acting Antivirals Compared With Older Agents for Hepatitis C

June 1, 2017: Medicine by the Numbers

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0601/afp20170601od1.pdf

<27A4> Prolonged Dual Antiplatelet Therapy After MI Reduces Major Adverse Cardiac Events

...November 1, 2017 ◆ Volume 96, Number 9 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 566A Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP The NNT Group rating system: Green: Benefits greater than harms Yellow: Unclear benefits Red: No benefits Black: Harms...

American Family Physician

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<27A4> Vitamin E in Pregnancy

April 1, 2017: Medicine by the Numbers

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0401/afp20170401od1.pdf

<27A4>Topical NSAIDs for Acute Musculoskeletal Pain in Adults

Date xx, xxxx: NNT

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0701/afp20160701od1.pdf

<FEFF><27A4> Leukotriene Receptor Antagonists in the Treatment of Acute Asthma

April 1, 2016 USPSTF

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0401/afp20160401p552.pdf

<FEFF><FEFF>Screening for Impaired Visual Acuity in Older Adults: Recommendation ...

...January 15, 2011 ◆ Volume 83, Number 2 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 185 Summary of Recommendation and Evidence The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) concludes that the current evi- dence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening...

American Family Physician

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<FEFF><FEFF>Screening for Osteoporosis: Recommendation Statement

...May 15, 2011 ◆ Volume 83, Number 10 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 1197 Summary of Recommendations and Evidence The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends screening for osteo- porosis in women 65 years or older and in younger women whose fracture risk is...

American Family Physician

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<FEFF><FEFF>Using Nontraditional Risk Factors in Coronary Heart Disease Risk ...

...February 15, 2011 ◆ Volume 83, Number 4 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 441 Summary of Recommendation and Evidence The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) concludes that the current evi- dence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of using...

American Family Physician

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<FEFF>AAFP Recommends Universal Screening for HIV Infection Beginning at 18 Years of Age

...Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 89, Number 8 ◆ April 15, 2014 AAFP Recommends Universal Screening for HIV Infection Beginning at 18 Years of Age STEVEN R. BROWN, MD, FAAFP, and COLAN KENNELLY, MD, University of Ari- zona College of Medicine, Phoenix, Arizona Human...

American Family Physician

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<FEFF>AFP Goes Audio: Introducing the American Family Physician Podcast

January 15, 2016 Editorials

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0201/afp20160201p174.pdf

<FEFF>Common Questions About Pressure Ulcers

Date xx, xxxx Scientific

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2015/1115/afp20151115p888.pdf

<FEFF>Dementia Care: More Than Just Prescription Drugs

June 1, 2017: Editorials

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0615/afp20170615p766.pdf

<FEFF>Diagnosis and Management of Kawasaki Disease

March 15, 2015 Scientific

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2015/0315/afp20150315p365.pdf

<FEFF>Diagnosis and Management of Sodium Disorders: Hyponatremia and Hypernatremia

Date xx, xxxx Scientific

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2015/0301/afp20150301p299.pdf

<FEFF>Evaluation of Occult Gastrointestinal Bleeding

...430 American Family Physician www.aafp.org/afp Volume 87, Number 6 ◆ March 15, 2013 Evaluation of Occult Gastrointestinal Bleeding KATHY BULL-HENRY, MD, and FIRAS H. AL-KAWAS, MD, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, District of Columbia G astrointestinal (GI) bleeding may...

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