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...She had nausea that began two days after the bite. She did not have fever, sore throat, joint aches, or body aches. She had a history of hypertension, gastroesophageal reflux disease, hyperlipid- emia, and osteoarthritis. She had no history of atopic dermatitis. Examination...

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...A 78-year-old man with a history of diabetes mellitus and hypertension presented with a four-month history of progressively worsen- ing, painless swelling at the base of his left thumbnail. The swelling was accompanied by a serosanguineous discharge at the cuticle. There was no...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0415/afp20140415p663.pdf

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

...ingredients, including corticosteroids, phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors, or sibutramine.18 Serious drug-drug interactions leading to hypertension or hepatic or cardiac toxicity have been documented.19,20 What can a physician do to support and protect patients from harm if...

American Family Physician

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"My Rings Won't Fit Anymore" - Photo Quiz - American Family Physician

May 1, 2005 - Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.

American Family Physician : Photo Quiz

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0501/p1766.html

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

...HbA1c rate for your patients with diabetes. Outline your care-process models (a.k.a. critical pathways or protocols) for asth- ma, hypertension and hypercholesterolemia. Highlight your low waiting times in the office, short waits for preventive health visits or after- hours access....

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2002/0100/fpm20020100p33.pdf

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

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

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2002/0100/p33.html

(PBL) Acute and Chronic Heart Failure

...man here for routine follow up of HTN. He is not checking blood pressures at home. He is somewhat limited in his ability to walk by knee pain, but does not report any angina or shortness of breath. History of Present Illness 5 Hypertension Osteoarthritis of the knee...

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(PBL) Chronic Kidney Disease and End-Stage Renal Disease Diagnosis and Management

...Past Medical History •Hypertension •Insulin dependent diabetes mellitus •Hyperlipidemia •CKD stage 3aA1 (Cr baseline 1.3 with eGFR of 46 mL/min/1.73m2) 6 Tina’s CKD Stage: Medications •Aspirin 81mg •Lantus 20u QHS •Metformin 1000mg BID •Simvastatin 10mg daily •Metoprolol...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-153-154.pdf

(PBL) Clostridioides Difficile (Pseudomembranous Colitis)

...• Hypertension • Obesity (BMI 35) • Chronic kidney disease Stage III • Diabetes Mellitus Type II • Chronic constipation Past Surgical History • None 6 Case One: Medications • lisinopril • metformin • polyethylene glycol 3350 Social History • Rare alcohol • No tobacco...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-104-105.pdf

(PBL) Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism Management: The Clot Thickens

...Past Medical History • HTN, controlled - 12 years. • Former smoker, 1 ppd age 19 - 41. • Reports some mild varicose veins in recent years, asymptomatic. Medications, Allergies • HCTZ 25 mg daily, lisinopril 10 mg daily. - BP has been controlled on this regimen. • NKDA, 6...

Events

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(PBL) Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

...HTN, controlled HLD, controlled T2DM, no CAD, no ASPVD, no CKD, no CVA • PSH and Ob/GYN: G1P1 (term uncomplicated vaginal birth) • Tobacco: no • ETOH/Drug: Never! • Allergies: none • Meds: Lisinopril 5mg, Lipitor 10mg, Metformin 500mg bid • Family History: Siblings with HTN, HLD,...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-085-087.pdf

(PBL) Dermatologic Conditions: Family Docs Have Skin in the Game

...• Side Effects • Dry lips and dry skin • Decreased night vision • Headache • Epistaxis • Backache • Benign intracranial hypertension • Mild to moderate elevation in liver enzymes • Elevation in lipids, especially triglycerides • Depression and suicide 19 Isotretinoin • It is a...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-114-115.pdf

(PBL) Diabetes Treatment Update: After Metformin

...Case 1 JS • 69 year old male • Type 2 Diabetes x 13 years • OSA • HTN • Grade 2 Diastolic Heart Failure • Obesity • Does not exercise Medications • amlodipine 5 mg daily • aspirin 81 mg daily • atorvastatin 20 mg daily • losartan 25 mg daily • metformin 500 mg BID (unable to...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-046-047.pdf

(PBL) Integrating Behavioral Health Into Primary Care

...• Hypertension • Diabetes • Depression • Obesity 9 Acknowledgment Different Ways You Can Integrate Behavioral Health Into Primary Care 10 IBH REQUIRES TEAMWORK Some Elements that Both Facilitate and Hinder Essential Elements of Teamwork Communication...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-335-336.pdf

(PBL) Musculoskeletal Exam Techniques: Evidence-Based Treatment for Upper and Lower ...

...• PMHx: HTN • Remote PSx: Appendectomy, no shoulder/neck/ortho surgeries Social History • Recently retired military - Now working as govt contractor (desk job) - But real passion is woodworking/carpentry • Enjoys sports, plays rec softball, occasional basketball when he...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-128-130.pdf

(PBL) Navigating the Complexities of Contraceptive Care

...Let’s practice! • 37 year old P3 with hypertension. Blood pressure today 145/85. Wants to re- start combined oral contraceptives (COCs) (MEC 3). - Elicit patient preferences - Personalize counseling on risks and benefits - Interactively establish a plan Individualized decision...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-269-270.pdf

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

...Framingham risk score do benefit. Examples of persons in the inter- mediate-risk category include a 60-year- old man with untreated hypertension who Table 1. Using Nontraditional Risk Factors in CHD Risk Assessment: Clinical Summary of the USPSTF Recommendation Population...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0215/afp20110215p441.pdf

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

Date xx, xxxx Scientific

American Family Physician

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

<FEFF>Hearing Loss in Older Adults

...t least 28 million U.S. adults have hearing loss.1 After hypertension and arthritis, it is the most common chronic health problem in older persons.2 The impact of hearing loss on soci- ety will increase as baby boomers age, because the age-specific prevalence of hearing loss and...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0615/afp20120615p1150.pdf

<FEFF>Myocardial Infarction: Management of the Subacute Period

...and Angioten- sin Receptor Blockers. Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors are strongly recommended after an MI in patients with hypertension, diabetes mellitus, an LVEF of 40% or less, or chronic kidney disease.6,10 Randomized controlled trials (RCTs) have established that...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/1101/afp20131101p581.pdf

<FEFF>Top 20 Research Studies of 2016 for Primary Care Physicians

April 15, 2017

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0501/afp20170501p572.pdf

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

October 1, 2016

American Family Physician

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

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

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

Family Practice Management : Articles

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1025.pdf

...was seen for the preven- tion of severe postpartum hemorrhage, and there was significantly more nausea and vomiting (NNH = 61) and hypertension (NNH = 96) in the women receiving ergometrine-oxytocin.11 Overall, the prophylactic use of oxytocin reduces post- partum hemorrhage and...

American Family Physician

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

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

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

Family Practice Management : Articles

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

1374.pdf

...Striae, buffalo hump, significant central obesity, easy bruising, hypertension, or proximal muscle weakness Cushing’s disease Tanner staging (Table 1) Primary versus secondary amenorrhea Thyroid examination Thyroid disease Transverse vaginal septum; imperforate hymen...

American Family Physician

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

1953.pdf

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

American Family Physician

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

1961.pdf

...Insulin resistance (metabolic syndrome [i.e., obesity, diabetes, hypertriglyceridemia, and hypertension]), lipoatrophy Medications (amiodarone [Cordarone], diltiazem [Cardizem], highly active antiretroviral therapy, steroids, tamoxifen [Nolvadex]) Refeeding syndrome Severe...

American Family Physician

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

1995-2006 Index of Board Minutes

...HYPERTENSION ...................................................................................................................................................... 246 IBM ............................................................................

About AAFP

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

1997-2008 Index of Board Minutes

...HYPERTENSION ..................................................................................................................................................... ...................................268 IBM (See also: PROJECT NEWPORT under P) .............

About AAFP

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

1998

AFP issues for the year of 1998.

American Family Physician

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1999

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American Family Physician

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2000

AFP issues for the year of 2000.

American Family Physician

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2000-2010 Index of Board Minutes

..............................................................................................................150 Coronary Artery Disease and Hypertension .......................................................................................................

About AAFP

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2001

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2002

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2003

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2004

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2005

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2006

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2007

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2008

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2009

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2010

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2011

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American Family Physician

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2012

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2013

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2014

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2014 Is Finally Here - Oh My! -- FPM

Feb 1, 2014 - It's going to be a challenging year, but we can do this.

Family Practice Management : From the Editor

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0100/p4.html

2015

AFP issues for the year 2015.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/issues/2015.html

2015 AFP Peer Reviewers

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American Family Physician

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2016

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American Family Physician

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American Family Physician

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2017

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American Family Physician

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2018

AFP issues for the year 2018.

American Family Physician

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2018 AAFP FMX CME Schedule

...CME295 Recent AAFP Clinical Practice Guidelines on Hypertension and Atrial Fibrillation: Interpreting and Applying the Evidence in Your Practice LeFevre, K. Lin Room 206-207 • 1.00 CME credit • WOMEN’S HEALTH CME320 Well Woman Exam: The New Well Woman Visit Paladine, E. Holt...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/fmx18-cme-schedule-onsite.pdf

2018 AFP Peer Reviewers

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American Family Physician

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2019

AFP issue for the year 2019.

American Family Physician

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2019 AFP Peer Reviewers

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2019 FMX Cardiovascular Handouts

...man here for routine follow up of HTN. He is not checking blood pressures at home. He is somewhat limited in his ability to walk by knee pain, but does not report any angina or shortness of breath. History of Present Illness 5 Hypertension Osteoarthritis of the knee...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-cardiovascular.pdf

2019 FMX Career and Life Management Handouts

...3. Participate in group exercises on the topic of hypertension in children to apply the various steps in topic selection, literature search, review, and writing. Audience Engagement System Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 5 STEP 1 Prepare, Read and Consider Becoming a Reviewer...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-career-life-management.pdf

2019 FMX Emergency and Urgent Care Handouts

...of unruptured AAA are asymptomatic • 11K deaths per year in US with mortality rates of 90% when ruptured • Risks: Male, Smoking, Age >65, CAD, HTN, MI, Fam History, and PAD • AAA is due to weakening of the aortic wall and eventually tearing of the wall allowing blood to escape...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-emergency-urgent-care.pdf

2019 FMX Endocrine Handouts

...Case 1 JS • 69 year old male • Type 2 Diabetes x 13 years • OSA • HTN • Grade 2 Diastolic Heart Failure • Obesity • Does not exercise Medications • amlodipine 5 mg daily • aspirin 81 mg daily • atorvastatin 20 mg daily • losartan 25 mg daily • metformin 500 mg BID (unable to...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-endocrine.pdf

2019 FMX Geriatrics Handouts

...Adult and Elderly Hypertension: The Pressure's On! (CME076‐077) Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease (CME088‐089) Dizziness and Balance Disorders: You're Making Me Dizzy (CME090‐091) Elder Mistreatment (CME072‐073) Osteoporosis and Osteopenia Prevention and Treatment ‐...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-geriatrics.pdf

2019 FMX Infectious Disease Handouts

...• Hypertension • Obesity (BMI 35) • Chronic kidney disease Stage III • Diabetes Mellitus Type II • Chronic constipation Past Surgical History • None 6 Case One: Medications • lisinopril • metformin • polyethylene glycol 3350 Social History • Rare alcohol • No tobacco...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-infectious-disease.pdf

2019 FMX Integumentary Handouts

...• Side Effects • Dry lips and dry skin • Decreased night vision • Headache • Epistaxis • Backache • Benign intracranial hypertension • Mild to moderate elevation in liver enzymes • Elevation in lipids, especially triglycerides • Depression and suicide 19 Isotretinoin • It is a...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-integumentary.pdf

2019 FMX Musculoskeletal Sports Medicine Handouts

...• PMHx: HTN • Remote PSx: Appendectomy, no shoulder/neck/ortho surgeries Social History • Recently retired military - Now working as govt contractor (desk job) - But real passion is woodworking/carpentry • Enjoys sports, plays rec softball, occasional basketball when he...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-musculoskeletal-sports-medicine.pdf

2019 FMX Nephrologic Handouts

...Past Medical History •Hypertension •Insulin dependent diabetes mellitus •Hyperlipidemia •CKD stage 3aA1 (Cr baseline 1.3 with eGFR of 46 mL/min/1.73m2) 6 Tina’s CKD Stage: Medications •Aspirin 81mg •Lantus 20u QHS •Metformin 1000mg BID •Simvastatin 10mg daily •Metoprolol...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-nephrologic.pdf

2019 FMX Pediatrics Handouts

...Pediatric Hypertension: Never Too Early to Start (CME177‐178) Practical Pediatric and Adolescent Immunization in the Office Update (CME183‐184) Smoking Cessation and Tobacco Use Prevention in Adolescents: How to Snuff Out the Smoking (CME193‐194) Type 1 Diabetes: Where Does...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-pediatrics.pdf

2019 FMX Practice Management Handouts

...- intensive behavioral counseling to promote a healthy diet for adults with hyperlipidemia, hypertension, advancing age, and other known risk factors for cardiovascular- and diet-related chronic disease. G0447: Intensive Behavioral Therapy (IBT) for Obesity • CMS covers...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-practice-management.pdf

2019 FMX Psychogenic Handouts

...- Tuberculosis - Septic pulmonary emboli - Bullous emphysema - Foreign body granulomatosis - Pulmonary edema (opioids) - Pulmonary hypertension (stimulants) Consider Secondary Complications • Cardiovascular - Endocarditis - Septic emboli - Cardiomyopathy - Dysrhythmias -...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-psychogenic.pdf

2019 FMX Public Health Handouts

...Hypertension Poll Question 1 An asymptomatic 70-year-old woman takes ramipril 10 mg daily for longstanding hypertension without target organ damage. As she is anxious about taking her blood pressure in the office, a 24- hour ambulatory BP monitor was done. The results are as...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-public-health.pdf

2019 FMX Respiratory Handouts

...Treatment Plans: Comorbidities • Cardiovascular Disease • Heart Failure • Atrial Fibrillation • Hypertension • Osteoporosis • Anxiety and Depression • Diabetes • Impaired cognitive function 29 Treatment Plans: End of Life Care • COPD as third most common cause of death • A...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-respiratory.pdf

2019 FMX Women's Health Handouts

...Let’s practice! • 37 year old P3 with hypertension. Blood pressure today 145/85. Wants to re- start combined oral contraceptives (COCs) (MEC 3). - Elicit patient preferences - Personalize counseling on risks and benefits - Interactively establish a plan Individualized decision...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-womens-health.pdf

2019 Handouts

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Events : Family Medicine Experience (FMX) Virtual

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2020

AFP issues for the year 2020.

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/issues/2020.html

2020 CME Session Topics

View the CME topics that will be discussed at the 2020 AAFP Family Medicine Experience (FMX) Conference: Chicago, October 13-17.

Events : Family Medicine Experience (FMX) Virtual

https://www.aafp.org/events/fmx/cme/opportunities/session-topics.html

2175.pdf

...Cardiovascular: hypertension Neurologic: tumors may develop in the brain, on cranial nerves, or on the spinal cord Orthopedic: enlargement and deformation of bones, scoliosis Prader-Willi syndrome Dermatologic: leg edema or ulceration, lesions on head and anterior legs from...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0615/afp20060615p2175.pdf

515.pdf

...Decongestants Oral: agitation, anorexia, dysrhythmia, dystonic reactions, headache, hypertension, irritability, nausea, palpitations, seizure, sleeplessness, tachycardia, vomiting Topical: drying of nasal membranes, nosebleeds, rebound nasal congestion Dextromethorphan...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2007/0215/afp20070215p515.pdf

6 Easy Steps to Low-Cost Electronic Medical Record -- Family Practice Management

...htn HYPERTENSION di DIABETES iddm INSULIN DEPENDENT DIABETES MELLITUS ms MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS bom BILATERAL OTITIS MEDIA narc CHRONIC PAIN SYNDROME, NARCOTIC DEPENDENCY mig MIGRAINE HEADACHE Instruction code Linked AutoText rice rest, ice, elastic compression...

Family Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2001/0500/fpm20010500p33.pdf

659.pdf

...9. Ananth CV, Savitz DA, Williams MA. Placental abruption and its associa- tion with hypertension and prolonged rupture of membranes: a meth- odologic review and meta-analysis. Obstet Gynecol 1996;88:309-18. 10. Gonen R, Hannah ME, Milligan JE. Does prolonged preterm premature...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0215/afp20060215p659.pdf

669.pdf

...Midlife to late-life onset; associated with risk factors such as hypertension and coronary artery disease Fatigue, exertional and paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea, and peripheral edema Decreased DLCO, predominantly used to exclude other diagnoses Tuberculosis Onset at any age;...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0215/afp20060215p669.pdf

93.pdf

...Pressure in Pregnancy defined four categories of hypertension in pregnancy: chronic hypertension, gestational hypertension, preeclampsia, and preeclamp- sia superimposed on chronic hypertension.1 Chronic Hypertension Chronic hypertension is defined as a blood pressure measurement...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/0701/afp20080701p93.pdf

A Burning Red Rash

October 15, 2017: Photo Quiz

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1015/afp20171015p543.pdf

A Burning Red Rash - Photo Quiz - American Family Physician

Oct 15, 2017 - A man presented with a painful rash that began on his left chest and spread to his left back. There are no lesions anywhere else on his body.

American Family Physician : Photo Quiz

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/1015/p543.html

A Common Sense Approach to Perioperative Evaluation - Editorials - American Family ...

Nov 15, 2002 - ...on possible previous or current coronary artery disease (CAD), diabetes mellitus, congestive heart failure (CHF), vascular disease, and hypertension, all of which are markers of a long-term adverse prognosis. Physical examination, simple laboratory tests, such as hematocrit, renal...

American Family Physician : Editorials

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2002/1115/p1824.html

A Different Look at Corticosteroids - American Family Physician

Aug 1, 1998 - Systemic corticosteroids have been used in the treatment of numerous medical conditions for approximately 50 years. Short-acting products such as hydrocortisone are the least potent. Prednisone and methylprednisolone, which are intermediate-acting products, are four to five times more ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1998/0801/p443.html

A Fundamental Asset in Health Care: Valuing Family Physicians

...when it comes to conditions that tend to be underpaid according to the models they developed, which include asthma, obesity, and hypertension. Fifield J, Forrest DD, Martin-Peele M, et al. A randomized, controlled trial of implementing the patient-centered medical home model in...

Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/practice_management/payment/Valuing-FPs.pdf

A Fungating Lesion on the Tongue

March 15, 2016 Photo Quiz

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0401/afp20160401p599.pdf

A Fungating Lesion on the Tongue - Photo Quiz - American Family Physician

Apr 1, 2016 - A man with a history of tobacco and alcohol use presented with a lesion on his tongue that he first noticed six months earlier as small red dots.

American Family Physician : Photo Quiz

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0401/p599.html

A Hearing Problem - Curbside Consultation - American Family Physician

Sep 1, 2002 - This brief vignette raises questions about the biopsychosocial aspects of presbycusis. The answers to these questions can help guide clinical strategies for patients with hearing loss and their family members.

American Family Physician : Curbside Consultation

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2002/0901/p911.html

A Multiple-Service Rule for E/M Services -- FPM

Jun 1, 2008 - A simple rule change could improve access and quality of care while reducing inequities between compensation for E/M services and for procedures.

Family Practice Management : Opinion

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2008/0600/p9.html

A New View of Occult and Obscure Gastrointestinal Bleeding - American Family Physician

Feb 15, 2004 - Occult gastrointestinal bleeding usually is discovered when fecal occult blood test results are positive or iron deficiency anemia is detected. Fecal occult blood testing methods vary, but all have limited sensitivity and specificity. The initial work-up for occult bleeding typically ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0215/p875.html

A New View of Occult and Obscure Gastrointestinal Bleeding -- American Family Physician

...tion material into bleeding vessels. Complica- tions from vasopressin injection have included myocardial infarction, arrhythmias, hypertension, and unintended thrombosis of arteries other than the target lesion.2 Medical therapies are one of the few options available for diffuse...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0215/afp20040215p875.pdf

A Palmar Rash - Photo Quiz - American Family Physician

Mar 1, 1999 - Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.

American Family Physician : Photo Quiz

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1999/0301/p1259.html

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