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AFP Documents with Keyword: Coronary Artery Disease/Coronary Heart Disease - American ...

...death in women, as well as an important cause of disability, although many women and their physicians underestimate the risk. Exercise, hypertension treatment, smoking cessation and aspirin therapy are effective measures for the primary prevention of co... Dec 15, 2000 Issue...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Coronary Artery Disease/Coronary Heart Disease - American ...

...Lowering cholesterol can reduce the incidence of coronary heart disease. Treating hypertension reduces overall mortality and is most effective in reducing the risk of coronary heart disease in older patients. Smoking cessation reduces the level of risk to that of nonsmokers within...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Falls - American Family Physician

...Case study: A 73-year-old woman comes to your office for routine follow-up for hypertension. She lives alone in an apartment and walks slowly, requiring the use of a cane. She is otherwise healthy and alert. Her most recent eye examination was three years ago. Dec 1, 2011 Issue...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Coronary Artery Disease/Coronary Heart Disease - American ...

...Apr 1, 2020 Issue Bedtime Instead of Morning Ingestion of Hypertension Medication Equals a Significantly Higher Reduction in Cardiovascular Disease Risk [POEMs] This study found a significant reduction in mortality and morbidity among patients who took their once-daily...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Falls - American Family Physician

...Mr. and Mrs. J. present to your office for their annual wellness visits. He is 75 years of age, has well-controlled hypertension, does not smoke, and has a body mass index (BMI) of 26 kg per m2. He recently fell while walking from his home to a neighborhood barbeque. Aug 15,...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Peripheral Vascular Disease - American Family Physician

...Peripheral artery disease (PAD) affects 12% to 60% of Americans 60 years and older, with significant risk factors being hypertension, diabetes mellitus, chronic kidney disease, and smoking. Intermittent claudication is the classic symptom of PAD. Resting ankle-brachial index testing...

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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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December 1, 2013 - American Family Physician

...Vitamin D Does Not Affect Isolated Systolic Hypertension Allen F. Shaughnessy Finasteride Prevents Low-Grade Prostate Cancers, but Does Not Reduce Mortality Mark H. Ebell ; Lauren S. Hughes Practice Guidelines ACOG Releases Guidelines on Cervical Cancer Screening...

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October 1, 2017 - American Family Physician

...Secondary Hypertension: Discovering the Underlying Cause Lesley Charles; Jean Triscott; Bonnie Dobbs Departments AAFP News: AFP Edition Editorials: Treating Aging with Testosterone Adriane Fugh-Berman Cochrane for Clinicians: Laxatives for the Management of...

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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: Prostate Cancer - American Family Physician

...Case Study: A 61-year-old black man presents for a routine checkup. He has hypertension and diabetes mellitus that are well controlled with medication. During the visit, he tells you that a friend advised him to get a prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test to screen for prostate...

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...This installment in FPM's ICD-10 series explains the guidelines for coding hypertension. January/February 2014 Issue 10 Steps to Preparing Your Office for ICD-10 -- Now [Feature] Don't wait any longer. You need to take steps now to meet the Oct. 1 deadline....

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Health Maintenance and Counseling - American Family Physician

...Certain modifiable risk factors for cardiovascular disease have their beginnings in childhood. Cigarette smoking, hypertension, physical inactivity, obesity, hypercholesterolemia, hyperinsulinemia, homocysteinemia and poor nutrition in childhood and adolescence may all contribute to...

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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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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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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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Responses to Questions About the Specialty of Family Practice as a Career - American ...

Jul 1, 1999 - This article provides answers to many of the questions medical students ask about the specialty of family practice. It is the fourth update of a previous article and was developed in response to feedback from medical students at the 1997 National Congress of Student Members held by the ...

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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: 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

...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

...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

...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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ACC/AHA Release Guidelines on Perioperative Cardiovascular Evaluation for Noncardiac ...

Jun 15, 2008 - The American College of Cardiology (ACC) and the American Heart Association (AHA) have created guidelines on perioperative cardiovascular evaluation and care for patients undergoing noncardiac surgery in order to provide an outline for considering cardiac risk in a variety of patients ...

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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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June 1, 2010 - American Family Physician

...First-Line Treatment for Hypertension Quynh Bui Aripiprazole vs. Other Atypical Antipsychotics for Schizophrenia Janelle Guirguis-Blake Photo Quiz Asymptomatic Linear Hemorrhages Marie J. Han; Jeffrey J. Bidinger; Chad M. Hivnor CME Quiz Commentary Letters to...

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July 1, 2013 - American Family Physician

...Pharmacotherapy for Mild Hypertension Janelle Guirguis-Blake Photo Quiz Arm Rash and Swelling in a Child Cat Livingston; Filza Akhtar; Brigit Hatch CME Quiz Commentary Letters to the Editor Topical Antibiotics and Benzoyl Peroxide for Treatment of Acne Susan...

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October 1, 2014 - American Family Physician

...JNC8 Guidelines for the Management of Hypertension in Adults Carrie Armstrong Answering Clinical Questions Cochrane for Clinicians Safety of Long-Acting Beta Agonists in Adults with Asthma Aaron Saguil; David S. Garcia Psychological Therapies for Chronic...

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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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...Controlling Hypertension: Focusing on "Why" Makes "How" a Lot Easier [Feature] Understanding the power of quality data and then starting with a few specific measures leads to improved blood pressure rates. September/October 2014 Issue Health Confidence: A Simple,...

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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: 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: Office Procedures - American Family Physician

...manual readings are an average 13.4 to 14.5 mm Hg (systolic) higher than daytime ambulatory or automated readings in patients with hypertension. Jul 1, 2018 Issue Staples vs. Sutures After Cesarean Delivery [FPIN's Help Desk Answers] Patients believe that staples and...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease - American Family ...

...May 1, 2019 Issue Vaginitis, Coronary Artery Disease, Hypertension in Children, COPD, Alzheimer Disease [AFP Clinical Answers] Key clinical questions and their evidence-based answers directly from the journal’s content, written by and for family physicians. Mar 1, 2019 Issue...

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...Controlling Hypertension: Focusing on "Why" Makes "How" a Lot Easier [Feature] Understanding the power of quality data and then starting with a few specific measures leads to improved blood pressure rates. September/October 2014 Issue Health Confidence: A Simple,...

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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: Office Procedures - American Family Physician

...manual readings are an average 13.4 to 14.5 mm Hg (systolic) higher than daytime ambulatory or automated readings in patients with hypertension. Jul 1, 2018 Issue Staples vs. Sutures After Cesarean Delivery [FPIN's Help Desk Answers] Patients believe that staples and...

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February 1, 1999 - American Family Physician

...Chronic Hypertension and Adverse Neonatal Outcomes Outcome of Immunoprophylaxis in HBsAg-Positive Neonates CT to Exclude Subarachnoid Hemorrhage in Severe Headaches Metformin Use in Overweight Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Oral vs. Vaginal Misoprostol for the...

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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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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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October 1, 2005 - American Family Physician

...Sildenafil Equal to Bosentan in Pulmonary Hypertension Therapy Clinical Evidence Handbook Postnatal Depression Louise Howard Practice Guidelines New AHA Recommendations for Blood Pressure Measurement Liz Smith AAP Report on Pregnancy in Adolescents Laura...

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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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August 1, 2007 - American Family Physician

...Interventions to Improve Blood Pressure Control in Patients with Hypertension Kathryn 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 Quiz...

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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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April 1, 2014 - American Family Physician

...JNC 8 Report on Prevention, Evaluation, and Treatment of Hypertension David C. Slawson No Benefit to Addition of Stenting for Treatment of Atherosclerotic Renal Artery Stenosis Nita Shrikant Kulkarni Platelet-Rich Plasma May Minimally, If at All, Benefit Patients with...

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May/June 2018

...• ICD-10 coding for hypertension and diabetes • Physician certification of diabetic shoes • Umbilical cauterization The Last Word How to Be Happy in Practice for 30-Plus Years Douglas Iliff About the CME Quiz AAFP members and FPM subscribers can take the CME quiz online...

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May/June 2018

...• ICD-10 coding for hypertension and diabetes • Physician certification of diabetic shoes • Umbilical cauterization The Last Word How to Be Happy in Practice for 30-Plus Years Douglas Iliff About the CME Quiz AAFP members and FPM subscribers can take the CME quiz online...

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April 1, 2014 - American Family Physician

...JNC 8 Report on Prevention, Evaluation, and Treatment of Hypertension David C. Slawson No Benefit to Addition of Stenting for Treatment of Atherosclerotic Renal Artery Stenosis Nita Shrikant Kulkarni Platelet-Rich Plasma May Minimally, If at All, Benefit Patients with...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Exercise Prescription - American Family Physician

...to many chronic diseases that occur in older adults, including heart disease, stroke, diabetes mellitus, lung disease, Alzheimer disease, hypertension, and cancer.... Apr 1, 2009 Issue Aerobic Activity for Cognitive Function [Cochrane for Clinicians] Physical activity...

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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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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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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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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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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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July 15, 2003 - American Family Physician

...JNC 7 Express: New Thinking in Hypertension Treatment Lee A. Green Inside AFP AFP Online: Looking Back and Moving Ahead Janis Wright Practice Guidelines NHLBI Releases New High Blood Pressure Guidelines Genevieve Ressel Quantum Sufficit Quantum Sufficit...

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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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January 15, 2004 - American Family Physician

...Diuretics Are Treatment of Choice for Hypertension Antibiotics for Community-Acquired Pneumonia Increasing Adherence to Pap Screening Guidelines POEMS Cholinesterase Inhibitors for Alzheimer's Disease Early Mobilization Improves Pneumonia Outcomes Single Daily...

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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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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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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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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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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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December 15, 2010 - American Family Physician

...Diagnosis of Secondary Hypertension: An Age-Based Approach Anthony J. Viera; Dana Neutze Perioperative Antiplatelet Therapy Pierre Guy Chassot; Carlo Marcucci; Alain Delabays; Donat R. Spahn Diagnosis, Initial Management, and Prevention of Meningitis David M. Bamberger...

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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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June 1, 2015 - American Family Physician

...Nonpharmacologic Management of Hypertension: What Works? Rupal Oza; Miriam Garcellano Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Stephen M. Adams; Chad E. Ward; Karla L. Garcia Departments Keeping Up to Date Tips From Other Journals POEMS POEMs Individualizing Target Goals...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Dementia - American Family Physician

...May 1, 2019 Issue Vaginitis, Coronary Artery Disease, Hypertension in Children, COPD, Alzheimer Disease [AFP Clinical Answers] Key clinical questions and their evidence-based answers directly from the journal’s content, written by and for family physicians. Apr 1, 2019 Issue...

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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: 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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...Controlling Hypertension: Focusing on "Why" Makes "How" a Lot Easier [Feature] Understanding the power of quality data and then starting with a few specific measures leads to improved blood pressure rates. Pages: Previous 1 2 3 4 Next Advertisement FPM E-Newsletter...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Dementia - American Family Physician

...N.D. is a 72-year-old white man who presents for a preventive visit. He smokes, and his medical history is significant for essential hypertension, which is stable and well controlled with medication. N.D.'s close friend was recently diagnosed with dementia, and N.D. is concerned...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Dementia - American Family Physician

...characterized by onset in the sixth or seventh decade of life, subcortical neurologic deficits, psychiatric disorders and evidence of hypertension or systemic vascular disease. The status of senile dementia of th... Nov 1, 1998 Issue Advances in the Treatment of Alzheimer's...

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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: Dementia - American Family Physician

...May 1, 2019 Issue Vaginitis, Coronary Artery Disease, Hypertension in Children, COPD, Alzheimer Disease [AFP Clinical Answers] Key clinical questions and their evidence-based answers directly from the journal’s content, written by and for family physicians. Apr 1, 2019 Issue...

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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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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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March 1, 2002 - American Family Physician

...Midlife Hypertension Increases Later Stroke Risk Omega-3 Fatty Acids and CHD Prevention POEMS Patient Information Dying and Preparatory Grief Hereditary Hemochromatosis What Are Lipomas? Triple Screening in Pregnancy--What It Is and What to Expect CME...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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February 1, 2015 - American Family Physician

...Common Questions About the Initial Management of Hypertension Robert C. Langan; Kristen Jones Cesarean Delivery: Counseling Issues and Complication Management Jeffrey D. Quinlan; Neil J. Murphy Diagnosis and Treatment of Seborrheic Dermatitis Gary W. Clark; Sara M. Pope;...

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September/October 2017

...• ICD-10 code updates for Oct. 1 • Billing for the new influenza vaccination • Diagnosis coding for hypertension and heart failure • Medicare payment for telemedicine home visits The Last Word Creating a Space Where Doctors Can Be Vulnerable Ani A. Bodoutchian Remission!...

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September/October 2017

...• ICD-10 code updates for Oct. 1 • Billing for the new influenza vaccination • Diagnosis coding for hypertension and heart failure • Medicare payment for telemedicine home visits The Last Word Creating a Space Where Doctors Can Be Vulnerable Ani A. Bodoutchian Remission!...

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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: 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: Counseling - American Family Physician

...The USPSTF recommends that primary care professionals individualize the decision to offer or refer adults without obesity who do not have hypertension, dyslipidemia, abnormal blood glucose levels, or diabetes to behavioral counseling to promote a healthful diet and physical...

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Drop in Number of FPs Who Deliver Babies May Create Rural Crisis

A projected shortage of obstetricians and a declining percentage of family physicians who provide maternity care could create a crisis for women in underserved areas.

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At Home or Abroad, ALSO Training Improves Maternal Outcomes

The Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics program has helped improve maternal outcomes in other countries around the globe. Carl Olden, M.D., writes that now it's time to improve U.S. outcomes.

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September 15, 1998 - American Family Physician

...Fenoldopam for Parenteral Treatment of Severe Hypertension Features of Allergic Fungal Sinusitis on CT Scan Evaluation of Unilateral Breast Masses in Men Immunization Guidelines for International Travelers Cost-effective Immunization Against Hemophilus Influenzae...

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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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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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