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June 1, 2006 - American Family Physician

...Nonpharmacologic Strategies for Managing Hypertension Randy Wexler; Glen Aukerman Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Max Bayard; Jim D. Holt; Eileen Boroughs Peripheral Vascular Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment Daniel L. Sontheimer Inborn Errors of Metabolism in...

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April 15, 2017 - American Family Physician

...Severe Asymptomatic Hypertension: Evaluation and Treatment Robert Gauer Peritonsillar Abscess Nicholas J. Galioto Zika Virus: Common Questions and Answers Irogue I. Igbinosa; Ingrid B. Rabe; Titilope Oduyebo; Sonja A. Rasmussen Departments AAFP News: AFP Edition...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Endocrinology - American Family Physician

...endogenous cause of Cushing's syndrome is Cushing's disease. Frequent clinical findings include weight gain, truncal obesity, striae, hypertension, glucose intolerance and infections. Cranial nerve II may be affected by enlarging pituitary adenomas in Cushing's disease; cranial...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Genetics - American Family Physician

...at increased risk of disease did not subsequently alter their behaviors. For example, persons at increased risk of diabetes mellitus or hypertension were no more likely to change their diet or increase their physical activity. Fancy tests do not appear to be motivators for behavior...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Obesity - American Family Physician

...J.W., a 34-year-old man who smokes, presents for his annual checkup for hypertension. Hisblood pressure is elevated (142/95 mm Hg), and he has gained 10 lb (4.5 kg) since his lastvisit. J.W. is now considered overweight, with a body mass index (BMI) of 27 kg per m2. He reports no...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Obesity - American Family Physician

...Roughly two thirds of U.S. adults are overweight or obese. Obesity increases the risk of hypertension, type 2 diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidemia, heart disease, pulmonary disease, hepatobiliary disease, cancer, and a number of psychosocial complications. Physicians often feel...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Obesity - American Family Physician

...issues specific to pregnancy in obese women. Women who are obese are at increased risk of complications of pregnancy such as gestational hypertension and diabetes, preeclampsia, fetal macrosomia, spon... Jan 1, 2006 Issue Controlling Obesity: School, Work, and Leisure [Practice...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Obesity - American Family Physician

...are classified as obese by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and obesity is associated with many comorbidities (e.g., hypertension, type 2 diabetes, asthma, depression, orthopedic problems, sleep apnea).2 Physicians are not immune to obesity. Sep 1, 2006 Issue...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Obesity - American Family Physician

...Obesity is one of the most common medical problems in the United States and a risk factor for illnesses such as hypertension, diabetes, degenerative arthritis and myocardial infarction. It is a cause of significant morbidity and mortality and generates great social and financial...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Obesity - American Family Physician

...United States, and effective treatment is challenging. Obesity is associated with an increased mortality rate and risk factors such as hypertension, hyperlipidemia and diabetes mellitus. Numerous treatments are available for obesity. Behavioral therapy, surg... Feb 15, 1999...

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November 15, 1998 - American Family Physician

...Hypertension, Blood Pressure Levels and Aspirin Therapy Hormone Replacement Therapy and Risk of Hip Fracture Enalapril for Attenuating Renal Function Decline in Diabetes Extended Period of Excretion May Follow Rotavirus Infection Efficacy of a Vaccine for the...

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January 15, 1999 - American Family Physician

...White Coat Hypertension Not a Benign Condition Review of Current Treatment Strategies in Heart Failure Use of Opioids for the Chronic Pain of Rheumatic Diseases Postmenopausal Women With CHD: What's the Role of HRT? Efficacy of Beta Blockers in Elderly Patients with...

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March 1, 1999 - American Family Physician

...Hypertension Treatment and the Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease in the Elderly Marvin Moser Departments AAFP News: AFP Edition Newsletter Rosemarie Sweeney; Verna L. Rose Clinical Briefs Clinical Briefs Verna L. Rose Corrections Corrections...

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June 1, 1999 - American Family Physician

...Are Calcium Channel Blockers Safe in Diabetic Hypertension? Bupropion With or Without Patches for Smoking Cessation Children with Pseudoseizures: Psychiatric Aspects and Outcomes Oral Doxycycline for Facial Palsy Related to Lyme Disease Oral and Insulin Antidiabetic...

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September 15, 1999 - American Family Physician

...Angiotensin II Receptor Antagonists in the Treatment of Hypertension Norman M. Kaplan Atopic Dermatitis: A Review of Diagnosis and Treatment Christine E. Correale; Colleen Walker; Lydia Murphy; Timothy J. Craig Departments AAFP News: AFP Edition Newsletter...

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January 1, 2000 - American Family Physician

...Walking to Work Decreases Risk of Hypertension in Men Endometrial Cancer in Women Receiving Tamoxifen What are Patient Preferences for Site of Terminal Care? Phenobarbital and Phenytoin for Seizures in Newborns Improvement of Sleep Patterns in Nursing Home Residents...

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October 15, 2000 - American Family Physician

...Hypertension: Doxazosin or Chlorthalidone? Ketogenic Diets for Pediatric Epilepsy: Do They Work? Should an Episiotomy Be Routine in Childbirth? Axillary vs. Rectal Temperatures in Children Nonsedating Antihistamines: Are They Truly Nonsedating? Use of...

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March 15, 2004 - American Family Physician

...Initial Evaluation of Hypertension Mark H. Ebell Photo Quiz Chronic, Papular Rash That Develops a Wheal When Rubbed Edward L. Lain; Sylvia Hsu CME Quiz Commentary Letters to the Editor Trained Caregivers Provide Valuable Role in Childbirth Amy Denham...

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September 15, 2004 - American Family Physician

...Sildenafil Effective for Primary Pulmonary Hypertension Inhaled Furosemide Does Not Improve Dyspnea in COPD U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Screening for Hepatitis C in Adults: Recommendation Statement Practice Guidelines Recommendations for Prescribing New...

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December 1, 2005 - American Family Physician

...Soybean Protein Supplements Improve Mild Hypertension Risk Factors for Vascular Events in Patient with Previous TIA POEMS Optimal Duration of Anticoagulation After VTE Vaccination Does Not Increase Risk of Hospitalization Minimal Effect of Cholinesterase for...

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August 1, 2007 - American Family Physician

...Interventions to Improve Blood Pressure Control in Patients with Hypertension Kathryn K. Holder Alpha-glucosidase Inhibitors May Reduce the Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Jessica T. Servey Antiretroviral Prophylaxis for Occupational Exposure to HIV Clarissa Kripke Photo...

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October 15, 2009 - American Family Physician

...Thiazide Diuretics Remain First-Line Treatment for Hypertension POEMS U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Screening for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Using Spirometry: Recommendation Statement Clinical Evidence Handbook Diabetes: Foot Ulcers and Amputations...

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February 15, 2010 - American Family Physician

...Evaluation and Treatment of Severe Asymptomatic Hypertension Chad S. Kessler; Yazen Joudeh Preterm Labor William G. Sayres, Jr. Sexual Assault of Women Helen Luce; Sarina B. Schrager; Valerie Gilchrist Departments Keeping Up to Date Tips From Other Journals...

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April 15, 2015 - American Family Physician

...ACE Inhibitors vs. ARBs for Primary Hypertension Irbert L. Vega Cultural Competence Education for Health Care Professionals Melanie Raffoul; Kenneth W. Lin Photo Quiz Red Rash on the Back Robert P. Lennon; Alexander R. Kim Curbside Consultation Counseling...

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April 1, 2016 - American Family Physician

...Practice Guidelines: AHA/ATS Release Guidelines on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension Jennifer Wilkes Available Online and in the Mobile App Edition Patient Information Preventing Drowning: What You Should Know Recurrent Urinary Tract...

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May 15, 1998 - Medical problems associated with prematurity are frequently complex, and a multidisciplinary approach is often required. Some common problems include the following: (1) anemia, which can be reduced by iron supplementation, (2) cerebral palsy or mental retardation as a result of ...

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April 1, 2016 - American Family Physician

...Practice Guidelines: AHA/ATS Release Guidelines on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension Jennifer Wilkes Available Online and in the Mobile App Edition Patient Information Preventing Drowning: What You Should Know Recurrent Urinary Tract...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Aortic Aneurysm - American Family Physician

...not detectable on physical examination, and silent until discovered during radiologic testing for other reasons. Tobacco use, hypertension, a family history of AAA, and male sex are clinical risk factors for the development of an aneurysm. Ult... Jun 1, 2005 Issue Screening for...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Diagnostic Imaging - American Family Physician

...Kidney cancer is one of the 10 most common cancers in the United States. Risk factors include hypertension, tobacco use, obesity, and acquired cystic kidney disease in the setting of end-stage renal disease. More than 50% of patients with renal cell carcinoma are asymptomatic and...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Endometrial Cancer - American Family Physician

...6,000 deaths per year in the United States. It is more common in women who are older, white, affluent obese and of low parity. Hypertension and diabetes mellitus are also predisposing factors. Because any cond... Advertisement Email Alerts Don't miss a single issue. Sign...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Nutrition - American Family Physician

...A 36-year-old patient, L.B., with a history of hypertension presents for a wellness visit. The patient's mother had a stroke at 65 years of age and the patient's older brother recently had a heart attack. L.B. has an estimated 10-year cardiovascular risk of 6%, and L.B.'s body mass...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Vision Loss - American Family Physician

...A 55-year-old black woman presents to your office for a routine well-woman examination. Her medical history is significant for hypertension, which is well controlled with medication. She mentions that her mother was diagnosed with glaucoma a few years ago and is currently undergoing...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Family Medicine - American Family Physician

...The latest installment of the top 20 research studies for primary care physicians includes studies on cardiovascular disease and hypertension, infections, diabetes mellitus, musculoskeletal problems, and cancer screening, among other topics. The five highest-rated practice...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Nutrition - American Family Physician

...J.W., a 34-year-old man who smokes, presents for his annual checkup for hypertension. Hisblood pressure is elevated (142/95 mm Hg), and he has gained 10 lb (4.5 kg) since his lastvisit. J.W. is now considered overweight, with a body mass index (BMI) of 27 kg per m2. He reports no...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Diagnostic Imaging - American Family Physician

...Kidney cancer is one of the 10 most common cancers in the United States. Risk factors include hypertension, tobacco use, obesity, and acquired cystic kidney disease in the setting of end-stage renal disease. More than 50% of patients with renal cell carcinoma are asymptomatic and...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Nutrition - American Family Physician

...A 36-year-old patient, L.B., with a history of hypertension presents for a wellness visit. The patient's mother had a stroke at 65 years of age and the patient's older brother recently had a heart attack. L.B. has an estimated 10-year cardiovascular risk of 6%, and L.B.'s body mass...

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February 15, 1999 - American Family Physician

...Captopril or Atenolol for Hypertension in Diabetes? Ductal Carcinoma in Situ of the Breast: Not a Single Entity Corticosteroids vs. Physical Therapy for Shoulder Pain Diagnosis of Delirium By Telephone Assessment Sertraline Is Safe and Effective in Treating Panic...

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February 15, 2000 - American Family Physician

...Controlling Hypertension with Angiotensin II Receptors Management Challenges of Liver Cirrhosis Effective Health Care Approaches in Elderly Patients Do Glucocorticoids Relieve Symptoms of Croup? Increased Osteoporosis Risk in Elderly Hypertensive Women Patient...

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October 15, 2002 - American Family Physician

...Treating Newly Diagnosed Asymptomatic Hypertension Acarbose Delays Onset of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Use of Alternative Therapies During Menopause Recognizing Suicidal Patients in Primary Care Practice Reducing Physician Delays in Diagnosing Breast Cancer...

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March 15, 2003 - American Family Physician

...Hypertension Should Be Confirmed Before Treatment John Sherrod Possible Side Effects Should Be Discussed with Patients Joy Adegbile Importance of Colorectal Cancer Screening Joseph S. Hurst Update on Prescribing Information for Pantoprazole Kelli Walker; Robyn G....

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July 1, 2003 - American Family Physician

...Potential Causes of Secondary Hypertension C. H. Schapera Tips From Other Journals Managing Asthma by Eosinophil Count Breast Cancer Subtypes Have Positive Axillary Nodes Linezolid Is the First of a New Class of Antibiotics Clinical Indicators of SARS Diagnosis...

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September 1, 2003 - American Family Physician

...New Developments in the Management of Hypertension Michael K. Magill; Karen Gunning; Susan Saffel-Shrier; Christopher Gay Recognition and Prevention of Inhalant Abuse Carrie E. Anderson; Glenn A. Loomis Failure to Thrive Scott D. Krugman; Howard Dubowitz Smallpox...

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October 15, 2003 - American Family Physician

...ACE Inhibitor vs. Diuretic for Hypertension Therapy Combining Beta2 Agonists and Corticosteroids in COPD Itch: Etiology, Evaluation, and Available Treatments A Visual Tool to Aid Diabetes Control in Inner City Patients Hypoestrogenemia Is a Risk Factor for CAD in...

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November 1, 2003 - American Family Physician

...Systolic Hypertension Affects Balance, Gait, and Fall Risk Oral Magnesium Improves Outcomes in Patients with CAD Evaluating Older Adults with Mild Memory Problems Accuracy of Blood Pressure Self-Monitoring POEMS Effect of Bed and Pillow Covers in Allergic Rhinitis...

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November 15, 2003 - American Family Physician

...Blood Lead and Hypertension in Postmenopausal Women Antibiotic Therapy After Acute Myocardial Infarction Is It Time to Reconsider Use of ECT for Depression? Some Thrombophilias Are Associated with Fetal Loss Early Treatment of Vaginosis Improves Pregnancy Outcomes...

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August 15, 2005 - American Family Physician

...Olmesartan (Benicar) for Hypertension Kristina E. Ward; Anne L. Hume Answering Clinical Questions Point-of-Care Guides Determining Prognosis for Patients with Terminal Cancer Mark H. Ebell Photo Quiz Annular Lesions Francis X. Hall; David W. Bray Curbside...

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May 1, 2006 - American Family Physician

...Hypertension in Children and Adolescents Gregory B. Luma; Roseann T. Spiotta Managing Opioid Addiction with Buprenorphine Paul A. Donaher; Christopher Welsh Diagnosing Rhinitis: Allergic vs. Nonallergic David A. Quillen; David B. Feller Testosterone Treatments: Why,...

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August 1, 2009 - American Family Physician

...Radiologic Evaluation of Suspected Renovascular Hypertension Robert P. Hartman; Akira Kawashima Departments Keeping Up to Date Tips From Other Journals POEMS Practice Guidelines ACP Guideline on Second-Generation Antidepressants for Depression Treatment Elizabeth...

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September 1, 2012 - American Family Physician

...Heavy Metal Poisoning Should Be Recognized as a Cause of Hypertension in Children Stephen Thornton Editorials: Controversies in Family Medicine Should Family Physicians Use Coronary Artery Calcium Scores to Screen for Coronary Artery Disease? Yes: Screening Improves CAD Risk...

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April 15, 2013 - American Family Physician

...Diabetes: Treating Hypertension Sandeep Vijan Practice Guidelines AAN/AHS Update Recommendations for Migraine Prevention in Adults Carrie Armstrong Answering Clinical Questions Putting Prevention into Practice Screening for Intimate Partner Violence and Abuse of...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Diabetes, Gestational - American Family Physician

...Gestational diabetes increases the risk of gestational hypertension, preeclampsia, cesarean delivery, and developing diabetes later in life. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) has released a guideline that provides recommendations based on good-quality...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Diabetes, Gestational - American Family Physician

...Gestational diabetes increases the risk of gestational hypertension, preeclampsia, cesarean delivery, and developing diabetes later in life. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) has released a guideline that provides recommendations based on good-quality...

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January 15, 1998 - American Family Physician

...National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Releases New Guidelines for the Treatment of Hypertension Verna L. Rose American Psychiatric Association Issues a Practice Guideline on Dementia Sharon Scott Morey Letters to the Editor Use of Serum Markers in Myocardial...

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December 1, 1999 - American Family Physician

...Prostacyclin Therapy for Pulmonary Hypertension LMWHs for Acute Deep Venous Thrombosis Ambulatory Arrhythmia Monitoring Devices ACLAs: Risk Factors for Atherothrombosis Reviewing Clinical Experience with Pheochromocytoma Assessment of Pain Resulting from...

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July 15, 2001 - American Family Physician

...Pulmonary Hypertension: Diagnosis and Treatment Benefits of Discussing Advance Directives with Patients POEMS Patient Information High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy CME Quiz CME Course Information Evidence-Based Medicine Glossary Classified Information...

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August 1, 2002 - American Family Physician

...Managing Hypertension in Athletes and Physically Active Patients Mark W. Niedfeldt Using ACE Inhibitors Appropriately Daphne P. Bicket Departments AAFP News: AFP Edition Newsletter Matthew J. Neff Clinical Briefs Clinical Briefs Brian Torrey Clinical...

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September 1, 2002 - American Family Physician

...Thyroid Hormone Effect on Hypertension, Aortic Stiffness Metformin Lowers Insulin Resistance in PCOS Patients Guidelines, Recommendations on Peanut Allergy When to Avoid TMP/SMX for Empiric Therapy of Cystitis Azithromycin Ineffective in Treatment of Acute Bronchitis...

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January 1, 2003 - American Family Physician

...Diagnosing Secondary Hypertension Edward M. Onusko Echinacea Benjamin Kligler Tarsal Navicular Stress Fractures Eric E. Coris; John A. Lombardo Perioperative Management of Diabetes Jennifer B. Marks Dermatophyte Infections Barry L. Hainer An Office-Based...

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May 1, 2004 - American Family Physician

...Hypertension Management: Three vs. Six Months? Clinical Evidence Handbook Atrial Fibrillation (Acute) Gregory Y.H. Lip; Bethan Freestone Clinical Briefs Clinical Briefs Carrie Morantz; Brian Torrey Practice Guidelines Sinus and Allergy Health Partnership...

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June 15, 2004 - American Family Physician

...Elevated C-Reactive Protein and Risk of Hypertension Acyclovir Can Reduce Genital Herpes Recurrence at Delivery Which C-Spine Rule Works Best in Trauma Patients? POEMS Strontium Reduces Risk of Vertebral Fracture Sedation Without Somnolence with Antihistamines...

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November 1, 2004 - American Family Physician

...Use of Diuretics to Treat Hypertension in Diabetic Persons Ricardo Hood Inside AFP Introducing the AAFP's 2005 Annual Clinical Focus on Genomics Janis Wright Editorials Genomics and the Family Physician: Realizing the Potential Francis Collins Rhinosinusitis:...

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January 15, 2005 - American Family Physician

...ACCP Guidelines for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Carrie Morantz Guidelines for Prescribing Antiepileptic Drugs Carrie Morantz; Brian Torrey Diagnosis of Celiac Disease Carrie Morantz; Brian Torrey Guidelines for Pediatric Intermediate Care Carrie Morantz;...

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February 1, 2005 - American Family Physician

...Management of Hypertension in Older Persons Lori M. Dickerson; Maria V. Gibson Antidepressants and Antiepileptic Drugs for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain Morris Maizels; Bill McCarberg Ambulatory Detoxification of Patients with Alcohol Dependence Richard D. Blondell Cultural...

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May 1, 2005 - American Family Physician

...Hypertension: Gaps Between Guidelines and Practice Standard-Dose Amoxicillin for Acute Otitis Media Treatment for Acne Vulgaris Based on Severity Guidelines Unclear on Screening for Osteoporosis American Ginseng Reduces Efficacy of Warfarin Cardiovascular Disease...

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May 15, 2005 - American Family Physician

...Improving the Quality of Care for Patients with Hypertension Laura Coughlin Use of Antiretrovirals to Prevent HIV Infection from a Nonoccupational Source Laura Coughlin Answering Clinical Questions Point-of-Care Guides Evidence-Based Adjustment of Warfarin (Coumadin)...

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June 1, 2005 - American Family Physician

...Improving Adherence to Treatment for Hypertension Frank J. Domino Treating GER in Children Younger Than Two Years Clarissa Kripke Umbilical Cord Clamping in Preterm Infants Clarissa Kripke Photo Quiz An Elderly Woman with a Non-healing Ulcer Amor Khachemoune;...

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July 1, 2006 - American Family Physician

...Sildenafil for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Improved Health Care Delivery vs. Drug Investments Clopidogrel Plus Aspirin Reduces Mortality from MI Intranasal Flu Vaccine Not Associated wiht Serious Events Effect of Omega-3 Fatty Acids on the Incidence of Cancer...

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August 1, 2006 - American Family Physician

...Beta Blockers as First-Line Therapy for Hypertension? Regular Exercise Reduces Dementia Risk Noncaloric Drinks Promote Weight Loss in Adolescents POEMS Omega-3 Fats Do Not Affect Mortality Rates Dental Restoration with Amalgam Safe in Children Mammography...

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November 1, 2007 - American Family Physician

...Are Beta Blockers Effective First-line Treatments for Hypertension? William E. Cayley Jr. Effectiveness of Insulin Sensitizing Drugs for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Hollis Julson Photo Quiz A Toddler with Constipation, Anemia, and Abnormal Radiographic Findings Seema...

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July 15, 2008 - American Family Physician

...AHA Releases Guidelines for Hypertension Management in Adults with or at Risk of CAD Amber Randel STEPS Becaplermin (Regranex) for Diabetic Foot Ulcers Courtney I. Jarvis Answering Clinical Questions Point-of-Care Guides Screening Instruments for Depression...

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August 15, 2008 - American Family Physician

...Which Diuretic Should Be Used for the Treatment of Hypertension? Mohammad G. Saklayen Medicine and Society AAFP News: AFP Edition AAFP News Now: AFP Edition Close-ups The Unexpected When Expecting Jo Marie Reilly Patient Information Enuresis: What You...

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December 1, 2008 - American Family Physician

...Pharmacologic Management of Hypertension in Patients with Diabetes Karen Whalen; Robert D. Stewart Management of Varicose Veins Richard H. Jones; Peter J. Carek Departments Keeping Up to Date Tips From Other Journals Antioxidant Therapy Fails to Prevent...

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February 15, 2009 - American Family Physician

...Is Immunization Against Hypertension Possible? Glucosamine Not Effective for Hip Osteoarthritis POEMS Clinical Evidence Handbook Sinusitis (Acute) Kim Ah-See Practice Guidelines AASLD Updates Chronic Hepatitis B Recommendations Amber Randel Answering...

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April 1, 2010 - American Family Physician

...Blood Pressure Treatment Targets for Uncomplicated Hypertension Quynh Bui Effectiveness of B-Complex Vitamins for Prevention of Cardiovascular Events Clarissa Kripke Photo Quiz Chronic Productive Cough Ahmed H. Dessouki CME Quiz Commentary Letters to the...

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November 15, 2010 - American Family Physician

...AAP Updates Policy Statement on Athletic Participation by Children and Adolescents with Systemic Hypertension Lisa Graham Answering Clinical Questions Putting Prevention into Practice Counseling and Interventions to Prevent Tobacco Use and Tobacco-Caused Disease in Adults...

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Publication Ethics

Publication Ethics

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Your Solutions For Primary Care Engagement

Get information about print and online advertising rates and policies for AFP and FPM.

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Terms of Use

Terms of Use for AFP and FPM Websites

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AFP Photo Contest

Beginning with the July 2021 issue, American Family Physician will change its publishing schedule. Here’s what you can expect.

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Promotional Opportunities

Read about AFP and FPM promotional opportunities, including classified ads, outserts, sponsored subscriptions, and mailing list rental.

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Practice Information (a.k.a. WHO) Report

Request a copy of the complete WHO Report, a study of the reading habits and practice patterns of AAFP members.

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Content

Content

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Department Collections

Search Department collections from past and current issues of AFP, the peer-reviewed clinical journal of the American Academy of Family Physicians.

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AFP's Acceptance Rates and Timelines to Publication

AFP's acceptance rates and timelines to publication

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Past Issues

Past AAFP Journal Issues

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Diversity

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in AFP

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2000

AFP issues for the year of 2000.

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2007

AFP issues for the year of 2007.

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Multimedia

Multimedia, including videos and AFP podcast.

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2021

AFP issues for the year 2021.

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2014

AFP issues for the year 2014.

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AFP Podcast

The AFP Podcast is a discussion of the key evidence-based learning points from each issue of American Family Physician (AFP). Each episode includes brief summaries of articles and other features.

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Agency Rates 2021

Subscribe to American Family Physician, FPM, FP Essentials, and Annals of Family Medicine

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