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AAFP and ACP Publish Recommendations on Diagnosis and Management of VTE - Practice ...

Oct 15, 2007 - Recommendations on diagnosis and management of venous throm-boembolism (VTE) have been published by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and the American College of Physicians (ACP).

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2007/1015/p1225.html

AAFP Backs Breastfeeding, Lactation for Medical Trainees

The AAFP has updated its policy supporting breastfeeding and lactation accommodations for medical trainees, which other medical organizations plan to use as model policy for their members.

https://www.aafp.org/news/health-of-the-public/20190626breastfeedpolicy.html

AAFP Delivers Useful Clinical Resources for 2018

The AAFP offered a wide range of clinical recommendations and resources throughout 2017 -- including practice guidelines, immunization guidance and preventive services recommendations -- that members can use in 2018 and beyond.

https://www.aafp.org/news/resources-tools-2018/20180103yir-clinical.html

AAFP FMX 2020

...Hypertension: The Pressure's On! David M Schneider, MD Family Physician Santa Rosa Family Medicine Residency Clinical Professor of Family and Community Medicine, UCSF ACTIVITY DISCLAIMER The material presented here is being made available by the American Academy of Family...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-012.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Hypertension Treatment of Resistant Hypertension Chuck Carter, MD, FAAFP Clinical Professor University of South Carolina School of Medicine ACTIVITY DISCLAIMER The material presented here is being made available by the American Academy of Family Physicians for educational...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-016.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...1. Provide evidence-based management for severe asymptomatic hypertension. 2. Determine when patients with elevated blood pressure should be admitted to the hospital. 3 4 10/7/2020 3 Hypertension Emergency (Elevated BP) • This value is usually a sBP/dBP >/= to...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-032.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...2. Explain the 2013 changes from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Hypertension Disorder Guidelines with emphasis on diagnosis of preeclampsia with severe features. 3. Formulate a prevention and management strategy to include determination for the...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-155.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Medical Indications: Hypertension HYPITAT RCT, 2009 • IOL or expectant care for gestational HTN or mild pre-e after 36wks • Significant reduction of maternal complications • No difference in c/s rate or neonatal morbidity • ACOG: Women w/ gestational HTN or preeclampsia w/o...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-146.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...• PMH - Type 2 DM; last AIC 7.2% - HTN • Medications: - Metformin 500 mg bid - Lisinopril/HCTZ 20/12.5 mg daily - Simvastatin 40 mg daily - ASA 81 mg daily • Exam: - BP 132/78, P 84, BMI 31 - Heart: irregularly irregular S1, S2 without murmur - Lungs clear; extremities without...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-005.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...leading to inability to cooperate • Mod stenotic valvular heart dz • Recent stroke or TIA • Severe HTN (SBP ≥200 and/or DBP ≥110) • Tachy- or bradyarrhythmias, incl AFib w/RVR Absolute Contraindications Relative Contraindications Circulation 2002;106:1883-92; Am Fam...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-006.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...artery hypertension D. Mechanical valve Question 1 Pregnancy is considered contraindicated for a woman with which of the following cardiac lesions: A. Unrepaired ventricular septal defect (VSD) B. Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy C. Pulmonary artery hypertension D. Mechanical...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-139.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...• 2017 American College of Cardiology (ACC)/American Heart Association (AHA) guideline moved HTN from >/= 140/90 to >/= 130/80 mm Hg • Isolated Diastolic Hypertension (IDH) as >/= 80 mm Hg (expert opinion) • 18,000+ Tx of IDH over 25 years: • Tx > 80 mmHg did NOT Decrease •...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-103.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...• Diabetes • ASCVD • Hyperlipidemia • Hypertension Time for just one thing? • For children < 6, parental obesity is strongest predictor of childhood obesity. 27 28 9/15/2020 15 Screen for Food Insecurity (FI) Screen with Hunger Vital Sign: For each of the...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-093.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...A. Turner Syndrome B. Essential hypertension C. Trauma D. Diabetes mellitus E. Ehlers-Danlos syndrome Question 1 Which of the following is NOT a risk factor for thoracic aneurysm dissection? A. Turner Syndrome B. Essential hypertension C. Trauma D. Diabetes mellitus E....

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-036.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...• Targeted screening for high risk patients: - DM - HTN - Cardiovascular disease - Structural renal tract disease (nephrolithiasis, BPH) - Systemic disease w/possible renal involvement (SLE) - Family history - History of AKI 9 Kidney Int Suppl. 2013;3:1-150 AES Question...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-070.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Joint National Committee (JNC) Hypertension guidelines NHLBI-sponsored 51 52 9/11/2020 27 AES Question What blood pressure threshold do you use to diagnose hypertension in an adult? A. 140/90 B. 150/90 for adults >60 years, 140/90 for younger adults C. 130/80...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-098.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...A. 35-year-old with severe hypertension B. 60-year-old with new-onset renal failure C. 60-year-old with hypertension and a 20-pack-year smoking history D. 68-year-old with a 5-pack-year smoking history E. Insufficient evidence to recommend for women age 65-75 who have ever smoked...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-162.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Ascites/decompensated liver failure Right HF from other causes (RV infart, idiopathic pulmonary HTN, arrhythmogenic RV) Chronic kidney disease High-output heart failure 15 16 HFpEF Evaluation • Labs: CBC, CMP, TSH, UA • ECG: CAD, LVH, dysrhythmia - 50% have atrial...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-010.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Patient Presentation HPI: A 56-year-old male with a medical history significant for HTN, HLD, GERD, hypothyroidism, and post-9/11 syndrome of COPD was brought to the clinic by his wife, after she noticed he was developing deficits in his field of vision in addition to...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-100.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...− HTN 2017 − PCI 2015 − Dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) update 2016 − Blood cholesterol to reduce CV risk − Secondary prevention for patients with ASCVD 2011 − ASCVD prevention in women 2011 − European Cardiovascular Society 2019 (US endorsement?)...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-002.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...AES #1 Your established 60yo M w/well controlled DM and HTN presents for medication refills. He says he’s slowed down a bit in the past year, lost a step on his kids, gained another inch in his gut (waist = 42), and doesn’t feel as vigorous in bed as he did in the past. Symptoms of...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-040.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Mrs D recently retired but is active volunteering and watching her grandchildren. She was diagnosed with hypertension four years ago and is well controlled with lisinopril 20mg daily. She is moderately overweight with a BMI of 28. She was recently found to have an elevated A1c of...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-055.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...takes a budesonide/formoterol inhaler daily for asthma, which is typically well controlled with an ACT score of 22. He also takes an ACEi for HTN. He denies recent travel or known exposure to a COVID positive patient. He is febrile at 102F and has a pulse oximetry reading of 96%....

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-099.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...into your office… • 78-year-old female • Hypertension, Chronic Kidney Disease, Atrial Fibrillation on Coumadin, Rheumatoid Arthritis • No recent hospitalizations • 12 medications • No alcohol or smoking • 80-year-old male • Hypertension, Diabetes, COPD, Heart Failure...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-115.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...History of Hypertension •ASA daily from 13 weeks •Chronic hypertension-treat if > 150 systolic and/or >105 diastolic •Previous pre-eclampsia-screen, observe closely •Consider checking kidney function ACOG Practice Bulletin #203 Chronic Hypertension in Pregnancy 12/18 AES...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-157.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...•Patient with severe COPD, still smoking −Possible pulmonary HTN, listen for: • Fixed split S2, right sided murmurs that change with respiration •Patient with HFrEF and an EF = 15% −Likely to have mitral regurgitation murmur AES Question 33 34 9/10/2020 18...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-017.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...male you diagnosed with HTN and HLD and were considering prescribing a statin, so you checked hepatic function panel. ALT and AST are 2x ULN. Rest of hepatic function panel is negative. Patient denies symptoms of liver disease. He takes amlodipine for HTN. He denies alcohol use. His...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-046.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...College of Radiology; CT=computed tomography; MRI=magnetic resonance imaging; SAH=subarachnoid hemorrhage; IIH=idiopathic intracranial hypertension. Douglas AC et al. J Am Coll Radiol. 2014;11:657‐667. Clinical Features/Red Flags Suspected Condition Recommended Imaging*...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-078.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...• Hypertension - Initiation of BP therapy is indicated for previously untreated patients with ischemic stroke or TIA who, after the first several days, have an established BP ≥140 mmHg systolic or ≥90 mmHg diastolic (Class I; Level of Evidence B). - Initiation of therapy for...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-080.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...other illnesses like hypertension and hyperlipidemia. C. Explore barriers, focus on the improvements made in blood pressure and cholesterol management, and see what her goals of care may be. Joan is a 45 yo woman in your care for Type 2 diabetes, hypertension and...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-084.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Mr. Smith is 62, and has DM2, HTN, and HLD. His most recent A1C was 9.3. What level of risk would you assign for this patient? A. Level 4 B. Level 5 C. Level 6 D. Need more information Mr. Smith is 62, and has DM2, HTN, and HLD. His most recent A1C was 9.3. What level of...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-111.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...given birth to an infant weighing 4,000g (approximately 9 lb) or more • Previous gestational diabetes mellitus • Hypertension (140/90 mm Hg or on therapy for hypertension) • Women with polycystic ovarian syndrome • Prediabetes 31 32 9/14/2020 17 USPSTF recommendations...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-142.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Hypertension - Maternal obesity independent risk factor for development of a hypertensive disorder of pregnancy - Risk PEC doubles with every 5-7 kg/m2 increase in pre-pregnancy BMI - Women undergoing pre-pregnancy bariatric surgery significantly decreases risk development...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-148.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...62-year-old man presents as a new patient. He has DM Type 2, HTN, coronary artery disease and is a smoker. Total Cholesterol is 180, Triglycerides are 185, LDL is 113, HDL is 30. BP is 126/78. Meds: metformin ER 1000 mg, ASA 81 mg, atorvastatin 20 mg, lisinopril 20 mg, amlodipine 10...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-011.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...•Caused by venous hypertension from residual venous obstruction by thrombus •Develops in 20%-50% following a DVT despite anticoagulant treatment •Severe PTS in 5%-10% of cases •Most cases occur within 1 year of acute DVT •Symptoms similar to those of primary venous...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-013.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...is a 73 y.o. retired school teacher who comes in with productive cough for 2 days, some chills, and fatigue. No fever. She has Type 2 DM and HTN both controlled with medication. She has stage IV CKD with her last GFR = 25. No hemoptysis, vomiting, diarrhea, or chest pain. No flu...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-048.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...•Associated Conditions −Hypertension −Dyslipidemia −Small for Gestational Age Birth Weight Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes-2014 American Diabetes Association Diabetes Care 2014 Jan; 37(Supplement 1): S14-S80 When and How? •Start at age 10 or onset of puberty if before...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-097.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Patient Characteristics: Age, DM, HTN, birth weight, prenatal care, Obstetrical history, multiple gestation, abruption, previa, accreta, anticoagulant use during pregnancy, (Grobman 2015) A cohort study of 115,502 women who delivered at 25 hospitals across the United States over...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-106.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...• height/weight, body mass index (BMI) • hypertension (systolic/diastolic blood pressure) • blood lipids (HDL/LDL and total cholesterol, triglycerides) • blood glucose (blood sugar and hemoglobin A1c levels) - Psychosocial risks • depression/life satisfaction • stress/anger •...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-122.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...cardiovascular risk factors and risk of overall cardiovascular disease: −Preeclampsia/Eclampsia/HELLP: RR 2.15, 95% CI 1.76-2.61 −HTN: RR 4.46, 95% CI 3.14-6.33 −Ischemic heart disease: RR 2.06, 95% CI 1.68-2.52 −Stroke: RR 1.53, 95% CI 1.21-1.92 −Diabetes: RR 2.27, 95% CI 1.55-3.32...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-154.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...cesarean (CS) rates (Induction of labor rates increasing) • Higher rates of unintended pregnancies, drug and alcohol use, grand multiparity, HTN in pregnancy • Medicaid is the single largest payor for maternity care (43% of all US births or 1.7 of 3.9 million births/year) covers...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-158.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...•72 yo Black male: −Has osteoarthritis of both knees controlled with prn Tylenol −HTN on amlodipine 10 and lisinopril 20 with BP 135/80 −No h/o CVD, heart failure, or DM −Non smoker −Lipids: TC 240; LDL 160; HDL 55; TG 150 •ASCVD risk? •Start aspirin? AES Question 27 28...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-004.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Question 1 A 62 year-old man is seeing you today for DM follow-up, no complaints. Past medical history significant for T2DM x10yrs, HTN, s/p AMI 6 months ago. Current Meds: metformin 1,000mg BID, clopidogrel 75mg daily, ASA 81mg daily, rosuvastatin 20mg daily, lisinopril 20mg...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-009.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...risk of acute myocardial infarction. For severe global stress, the size of the effect was less than that for smoking but comparable with hypertension and abdominal obesity.18 Salim Yusuf, et.al. Association of psychosocial risk factors with risk of acute myocardial infarction in...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-019.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...•Encephalitis/encephalopathy −Viral, HTN, etc. (if you aren’t going to tap them and this is a consideration, cover them with acyclovir and abx) •Trauma •Non-convulsive status (more later) −Frontal lobe bizarre hyperactivity seizures −Supplementary motor area seizures −Frontal...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-033.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...• Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus • Insulin Resistance / Prediabetes / Metabolic Syndrome • Poorly Controlled Hypertension • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease / Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis • Obstructive Sleep Apnea • Debilitating Knee/Hip Osteoarthritis • Urinary Stress Incontinence 9...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-041.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...• PMH: HTN-controlled on meds • Meds: HCTZ, ASA 81 mg daily • FH noncontributory • SH: former smoker, 30 pack- years • ROS: no palpitations, no GI sx • Exam: - By your office scale, 30# wt loss in 6 months. - BP 140/82. - Pulse 90. - No tremor. - No goiter. DDx • Cancer...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-039.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...groups of screening tests is appropriate for a 44-year-old man with chronic hepatitis C virus infection and clinical features of portal hypertension and cirrhosis? (Choose one) 53 54 9/10/2020 28 A. Barium swallow study and abdominal ultrasound B. MRI of the liver and...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-044.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...• Reduced risk / prevention of: • cardiovascular disease • thromboembolic stroke • hypertension • type 2 diabetes mellitus, • osteoporosis • obesity • colon and breast cancer • anxiety and depression • cognitive decline 7 8 More Benefits of Exercise • Improved outcomes in...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-049.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...edema w/o clinical, biochemical or radiologic evidence of heart failure, liver failure, nephrotic syndrome or renal failure −Loop diuretic for HTN w/concurrent urinary incontinence Age and Ageing. 2015;44:213-8 STOPP •Cardiovascular −Thiazide diuretic if • Hypokalemia •...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-050.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...glaucoma, macular degeneration, anxiety, COPD, and she is an active smoker with no interest in quitting because it helps her nerves, and hypertension. 9 10 Risk Factors Intrinsic • Age • Previous falls • Poor vision • Frailty - low endurance, weakness • Weight loss •...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-051.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Your patient comes in for a routine check of her chronic disease. She is a 59 yo Caucasian lady with a PMH significant for hypertension, type 2 diabetes, and hyperlipidemia. She has no issue with her medication and feels overall she is doing well. Medication: Metformin 1000mg BID,...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-066.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...•Risk factors for vascular disease (HTN, DM2, smoking, atrial fibrillation, hyperlipidemia) •Known vascular disease (Claudication, PVD, CAD) https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/b/bd/INFARCT.jpg "Bluthirnschranke nach Infarkt nativ und KM" by Hellerhoff - Own...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-072.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...18 yo AA female. Presents with fatigue. • Mother died 6 mo ago hemorrhagic stroke (HTN) • Heavy periods over the last 3 years • ROS negative for weight change, appetite change, diarrhea, constipation, depression or anxiety • ROS positive for racing heart, irregular periods,...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-076.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...but often worsens orthostatic hypertension • Nonpharmacologic treatment of autonomic and orthostatic symptoms is first line therapy • High salt intake, midodrine, salt-retaining steroid therapy can be useful • But supine hypertension is common, elevate head of bed at night...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-079.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...PJ is a 42 year old male patient with alcoholism, depression with anxiety and hypertension, here to establish care. He reports drinking 6-12 beers per day. His previous physician tried everything for his anxiety and nothing works other than alprazolam, 2mg TID. He also takes...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-105.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Hypertension Diabetes Prolactinoma No increased risk or inconclusive Breast Cancer Risks associated with hormone therapy WPATH Standard of Care Specific Considerations with Estrogen •Tobacco Use −Transgender women may be unable or unwilling to quit smoking; this...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-108.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...uncontrolled HTN or those with liver impairment •Cost: −275mg/1.1ml = $876.00 or approximately $10,000 per pregnancy 15 16 9/11/2020 9 Slynd (Drospirenone) •Progestin-only oral contraception with a 24 hour missed dose window • Indication: −OCP •Dose: −White pill...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-104.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...changing and the patient is asymptomatic. The risk of morbidity without treatment is significant. Examples may include well-controlled hypertension, non-insulin dependent diabetes, cataract, or benign prostatic hyperplasia. • Acute, uncomplicated illness or injury: A recent or...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-116.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...− Dilated pupils, hyperthermia, tachycardia, hypertension, diaphoresis, lightheadedness, tremors, mydriasis, hyperreflexia • Mid/Perceptual phase, 30-60 minutes −Visual, auditory, and sensory alterations that last for a few hours with sensations seeming to cross over giving...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-129.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...<3 wks Migraine with aura, any age Liver disease History DVT/PE Hypercoagulable HTN ≥ 160/100 Major surgery Age ≥35 and ≥15 cig/day Post-partum, breastfeeding < 21-30 days Age ≥ 35 and <15 cig/day HTN- controlled Gallbladder disease Meds that effects liver enzymes (rifampin,...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-141.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...• Very high risk H/o multiple major ASCVD events H/o 1 major ASCVD event + risk factors (eg, DM, HTN, CKD, HF) Clinical ASCVD ACC/AHA: Beyond Statins Age 20-75 LDL-C ≥190 mg/dL • <50% LDL-C reduction or LDL-C remains ≥100mg/dL: Ezetimibe is reasonable [IIa; B] •...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-003.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...•Arrhythmias/blocks •Ischemias •PE •Short PR/LGL/WPW •Long QT Syndrome •Short QT Syndrome •ARVD •Brugada Syndrome •HCOM •Pulmonary hypertension 45 46 10/7/2020 24 History and ECG •ECG in addition to history and physical exam yielded a diagnosis in 76% of cases Am...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-015.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Case 3 • 38yo male with HTN and T2DM, presenting with a 3-day h/o mildly tender L upper back infected hair follicle • Also complains of a significantly tender boil on the R upper back Images courtesy of Brian Z. Rayala, MD 17 18 9/10/2020 10 Case 4 • 59yo...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-020.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...2. Screen patients with psoriasis for comorbidities such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, hypertension and/or hyperlipidemia. 3. Compare mechanisms of treatment for psoriasis, including topical treatments, light therapies and systemic treatments. 3 4 3 AES Question...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-029.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...•Those on Beta-blockers, Calcium Channel Blockers etc may not have an increased HR or if poorly controlled HTN may be ‘relatively hypotensive’! Respiratory •Increased RR / Hyperventilation •But may compensate longer in those with COPD ‘until crash’ as rely on baseline...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-035.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...vs. insulin resistance syndrome Cardiovascular risk factor Effect of pioglitazone Obesity (visceral) Improves - fat redistribution Hypertension Decreases BP Hypertriglyceridemia Decreases TG Low HLD cholesterol Increases HDL Small dense LDL particles Converts to larger, more buoyant...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-037.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...• 68 y/o with Diabetes and HTN • Intermittent but Severe Right Knee Pain • Occasional Swelling Behind the Knee 53 54 9/10/2020 28 Case Study Osteoarthritis Goals of Therapy: Education of the Patient Alleviate Pain Optimize Function Modify Progression...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-060.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...• PMH: Hypertension • Meds: Metoprolol • SH: Occasional ETOH, Smokes 1/2ppd 63 64 9/11/2020 33 Case 4 • Vitals: BP 132/85, no orthostasis • General: Lying supine, uncomfortable • HEENT: Horizontal left-beating nystagmus with left gaze; decreased hearing in right...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-074.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Hypertension DM II risk proportional to insomnia duration Thyroid Disorder Asthma / Allergy ↑ inflammatory mediators 18 International Classification of Sleep Disorders- (ICSD-III) Insomnia disorder Chronic Insomnia Disorder -- Pt experiences sleep disturbances for...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-077.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...•HTN Screening (A for 18+) •Child Maltreatment Intervention •Suicide Risk Assessment •Drug counseling •Unhealthy Alcohol Use Screen and Counsel (B 18+) https://epss.ahrq.gov/ePSS/search.jsp# 13 14 9/11/2020 8 USPSTF App https://epss.ahrq.gov/PDA/index.jsp...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-091.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...• Very low risk of cardiac sequelae (e.g., pulm HTN or ventricular dilation) in the first few years • By preschool age, the fixed splitting will declare itself, and referral can be made. When to Refer? 35 36 When Should We Refer? 1. Cannot distinguish to your (or...

Events

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AAFP FMX 2020

...•Don’t use decongestants for patients with hypertension- right? • Oral pseudoephedrine produces a minimal increase (1.5 mmHg) in systolic blood pressure and has no effect on diastolic blood pressure. •Nasal oxymetazoline (Afrin): We aren’t supposed to use that for more than 3...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-107.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Guanfacine Clonidine • Rel nonselective agonist α2 • Action on imidazole receptors • Approved for HTN but not ADHD α2 receptors are primary mediators of effects of NE in PFC regulating symptoms of inattention, hyperactivity, impulsivity in ADHD 29 30 Nonpharm...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-123.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...• Metabolic syndrome • Prediabetes • Type 2 diabetes • Dyslipidemia • Hypertension • Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/825322#vp_2 What can be done? Approaching suspected eating disorders… 35 36 Approaching suspected eating...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-127.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...•Thrombosis is the cause usually and is gradual/subacute •Standard risk factors DM, HTN, CVD etc… •Vague blurring to loss completely •Optic disc edema and diffuse retinal hemorrhages (blood and thunder fundus) •?Anticoagulants • Intravitreal injections of growth factor (VEGF),...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-133.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...GDM Gestational HTN dz Preterm birth Lower birth weight ACOG, 2020 Fox, 2018 Vaccines: Do I need shot too? Pregnant patients should get Tdap at 28 WGA and influenza vaccine as soon as available. Recommend for the other parent, grandparents, and anyone expected to have...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-140.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Recommendations for Ovulation Disorder WHO Group 2: HPO Dysfunction (PCOS) • Screen for hypertension and diabetes prior to attempting conception • Lose weight if BMI >30 • Offer clomifene citrate or metformin or a combination (NICE) • Offer clomiphene citrate or letrozole, an...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-145.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...PMH: no ASCVD, DM, HTN, HL, liver disease, or VTE. PSH: no past surgeries. SH: no tobacco history. FH: no heart disease, VTE, maternal aunt with breast cancer in her 60s LMP 12 months ago BP 120/80, BMI 26, physical exam unremarkable. Screening for cervical, breast and colon...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-147.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Medical Complications (Light, et al) • HTN (12%) • Preterm Labor (10%) • Placental abruption (10%) • Anemia (7%) oNone reported in participants who had previously used testosterone Photo courtesy of The Gender Spectrum Collection Psychological Considerations •Gender...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-150.pdf

AAFP FMX 2020

...Methylergonovine 0.2 mg IM, q 2-4 hrs No Yes Avoid in HTN Misoprostol Prevention 600 mcg po Treatment 600- 1000mcg pr or 600- 800 mcg SL or PO Use only when oxytocin unavailable Yes Caution in CV disease Tranexamic acid 1 gm over 10 min may repeat in 30 min No Yes,...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx20-153.pdf

AAFP Letter to CMS on the 2018 Quality Payment Program Final Rule with Comment Period -...

...specialists provide a wide variety of clinical services. They treat babies with ear infections, adolescents with depression, adults with hypertension, and seniors with multiple chronic illnesses. With a focus on prevention, primary care, and overall care coordination, they treat...

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/payment/medicare/LT-CMS-2018FinalQPP-121917.pdf

AAFP Letter to CMS with Final Comments on the 2019 Proposed Medicare Physician Fee ...

...Two or more self- limited or minor problems One stable chronic illness, eg, well controlled hypertension, non- insulin dependent diabetes, cataract, BPH Acute uncomplicated illness or injury, eg, cystitis, allergic rhinitis, simple sprain Physiologic tests not under stress, eg,...

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/payment/medicare/LT-CMS-2019ProposedMPFS-090618.pdf

AAFP Letter to Congressional Leadership on Sustaining Primary Care During the COVID-19 ...

...be treated in the primary care setting. The underlying conditions that cause worse outcomes for COVID-19 infections such as diabetes, hypertension, and heart disease are the same ones that family physicians treat and control in an outpatient setting. Any loss of the family physician...

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/prevention/crisis/LT-Congress-PrimaryCare-050720.pdf

AAFP Letter with Comments to HHS on the Draft 2018-2022 Strategic Plan

...primary care specialists provide a wide variety of clinical services. They treat babies with ear infections, adolescents with hypertension, adults with depression, and seniors with multiple chronic illnesses. With a focus on prevention, primary care, and overall care coordination,...

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/legal/administrative/LT-HHS-Draft2018-2022Framework-101917.pdf

AAFP Member Profile

...Diabetes (85%), hypertension (88%), emotional problems (80%), cholesterol problem (79%), and coughs/colds (79%) are the most common categories of problems for patients seen by active members during a typical two-day visit. In 2013, out of a total of 210.8 million visits to family...

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/strategic_partnerships/common/2018-member-profile.pdf

AAFP News - Apr 15, 2003 - American Family Physician

Apr 15, 2003 - Selected policy and health issues news briefs from AAFP News Now.

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2003/0415/p1673.html

AAFP News - Aug 1, 2003 - American Family Physician

Aug 1, 2003 - Selected policy and health issues news briefs from AAFP News Now.

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2003/0801/p409.html

AAFP News - Aug 1, 2012 - American Family Physician

Aug 1, 2012 - Selected policy and health issues news briefs from AAFP News Now.

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0801/p225.html

AAFP News - Aug 15, 2008 - American Family Physician

Aug 15, 2008 - Selected policy and health issues news briefs from AAFP News Now.

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/0815/p437.html

AAFP News - Dec 15, 2010 - American Family Physician

Dec 15, 2010 - Selected policy and health issues news briefs from AAFP News Now.

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/1215/p1437.html

AAFP News - Dec 15, 2017 - American Family Physician

Dec 15, 2017 - Selected policy and health issues news briefs from AAFP News.

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1215/p760.html

AAFP News - Feb 1, 2003 - American Family Physician

Feb 1, 2003 - Selected policy and health issues news briefs from AAFP News Now.

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2003/0201/p449.html

AAFP News - Feb 15, 2002 - American Family Physician

Feb 15, 2002 - Selected policy and health issues news briefs from AAFP News Now.

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2002/0215/p543.html

AAFP News - Feb 15, 2005 - American Family Physician

Feb 15, 2005 - Selected policy and health issues news briefs from AAFP News Now.

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0215/p643.html

AAFP News - Feb 15, 2014 - American Family Physician

Feb 15, 2014 - Selected policy and health issues news briefs from AAFP News.

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0215/p262.html

AAFP News - Feb 15, 2015 - American Family Physician

Feb 15, 2015 - Selected policy and health issues news briefs from AAFP News.

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2015/0215/p218.html

AAFP News - Jan 1, 1999 - American Family Physician

Jan 1, 1999 - Selected policy and health issues news briefs from AAFP News Now.

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1999/0101/p13.html

AAFP News - Jan 1, 2011 - American Family Physician

Jan 1, 2011 - Selected policy and health issues news briefs from AAFP News Now.

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0101/p19.html

AAFP News - Jan 15, 2018 - American Family Physician

Jan 15, 2018 - Selected policy and health issues news briefs from AAFP News.

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0115/p72.html

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