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Pharmacologic Management of Newly Detected Atrial Fibrillation

...Bleeding Risk Index; CHADS2 = Congestive heart failure, Hypertension, Age 75+, Diabetes mellitus, prior Stroke, transient ischemic attack or thromboembolic event; CHA 2 DS 2 - VASc = Congestive heart failure, Hypertension, Age 75+, Diabetes mellitus, prior Stroke, transient...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/clinical_recommendations/a-fib-guideline.pdf

Target Disease

...The AAFP recommends that primary care professionals individualize the decision to offer or refer adults without obesity who do not have hypertension, dyslipidemia, abnormal blood glucose, or diabetes to behavioral counseling to promote a healthful diet and physical activity. (2016)...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/clinical_recommendations/cps-recommendations.pdf

Americans in Motion - Healthy Interventions: A Guide to Group Visits for Chronic ...

Research indicates group visits can also provide an improved quality of care and a higher level of patient and physician satisfaction. They empower patients and also the physician and staff. Group visits allow for more time for education and relationship building. Group visits have ...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/fitness/GroupVisitAIM.pdf

ipf-brochure.pdf

...reflux disease, hiatal hernia, pulmonary malignancy, coronary artery disease, obstructive sleep apnea, obesity, emphysema, and pulmonary hypertension are comorbid conditions frequently associated with IPF.2,4 ● Occupational and environmental exposures. Chronic, repeated exposure...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/ipf/ipf-brochure.pdf

Clinical Practice Guideline: Planning for Labor and Vaginal Birth After Cesarean

Cesarean deliveries are a common surgical procedure in the United States, accounting for one in three U.S. births. The primary purpose of this guideline is to provide clinicians with evidence to guide planning for labor and vaginal birth after cesarean (LAC/VBAC).

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/clinical_recommendations/AAFP%20PVBAC%20guideline.pdf

The EveryOne Project -- Food Insecurity

...problems, and developmental delays.5 Adults suffering from food insecurity have a higher prevalence of obesity, chronic diseases like hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and diabetes, and a variety of mental health problems.5 The health of expecting mothers experiencing food insecurity...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/everyone_project/food-insecurity-brief.pdf

Selected Issues for the Adolescent Athlete and the Team Physician: A Consensus Statement

This document provides an overview of selected medical issues that are important to team physicians who are responsible for the care and treatment of athletes. It is not intended as a standard of care and should not be interpreted as such.

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/fitness/ACSMadolescentathlete.pdf

Selected Issues in Injury and Illness Prevention and the Team Physician: A Consensus ...

This document provides an overview of selected medical issues that are important to team physicians who are responsible for the care and treatment of athletes. It is not intended as a standard of care, and should not be interpreted as such.

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/fitness/ACSMinjuryandillness.pdf

Postpartum Depression: Screening, Diagnosis, and Management Programs 2000 through 2010

The value and appropriateness of universal postpartum depression (PPD) screening remains controversial in the United States. To date, several PPD screening programs have been introduced and a few have been evaluated. Among those programs that have been evaluated, most report screening ...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/nrn/YawnPPDMgmntOver10Years.pdf

ehr-tobacco-cessation.pdf

...should be automated to appear when patients present with complaints such as cough, upper respiratory problems, diabetes, ear infections, hypertension, depression, anxiety, and asthma, and for well-patient exams. Meaningful Use The Health Information Technology for Economic and...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/tobacco/ehr-tobacco-cessation.pdf

Addressing Alcohol Use Practice Manual

...disease, diabetes, hypertension, liver disease) • Follow-up visits after hospitalization for an alcohol- related illness • A recent health scare A major component of any conversation should be assessment of patients’ attitudes toward and readiness to change. As you...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/alcohol/alcohol-manual.pdf

Guide to social needs screening

...health outcomes, including a greater risk of diabetes and hypertension in adults, higher risk of hospitalization in children, and excess weight gain in women who are pregnant.7 Food insecurity can be related to challenges with transportation, low- income levels, low-educational...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/everyone_project/hops19-physician-guide-sdoh.pdf

Treating Tobacco Dependence Practice Manual

...(e .g ., upper respiratory conditions, diabetes, hypertension, asthma) • Follow-up visits after hospitalization for a tobacco-related illness or the birth of a child • A recent health scare You can build teachable moment reminders into flow sheets and EHR templates for...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/tobacco/practice-manual.pdf

Building Cultural Competence and Proficiency

...The clinician may even erroneously remember that this patient can't afford the pharmacy copay. Consequently, although the patient's hypertension is not under control, the clinician decides not to intensify the treatment regimen. This clinician believes that he made the best decision...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/everyone_project/implicit-bias.pptx

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