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Communities Working Together to Improve Health and Reduce Disparities

...Updated 8/12/18 1 Starfield Summit II: Health Equity Summit Curriculum Toolkit Communities Working Together to Improve Health and Reduce Disparities IGNITE presentation by J. Lloyd Michener, MD and Community Health Improvement Plans and Patient-Centered Primary Care...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/everyone_project/health-equity-toolkit/hops19-sdoh-communities.pdf

Community Vital Signs: Achieving Equity through Primary Care Means Checking More than ...

...Updated 8/23/18 1 Starfield Summit II: Health Equity Summit Curriculum Toolkit Community Vital Signs: Achieving Equity through Primary Care Means Checking More than Blood Pressure IGNITE presentation by Andrew Bazemore, MD, MPH Module by Tiffany Covas, MD, MPH, Jordan...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/everyone_project/health-equity-toolkit/hops19-econ-vital.pdf

Concussion (Mild Traumatic Brain Injury) adn the Team Physician: A Consensus Statement

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

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

Considerations for Pregnancy, Breastfeeding, and COVID-19

...Considerations for Pregnancy, Breastfeeding, and COVID-19 Patients who are pregnant may be at an increased risk of severe illness from COVID-19 and adverse events such as preterm birth. Although patients who were pregnant or lactating were not included in the vaccine trials, these...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/AAFP-COVID-Breastfeeding-Policy.pdf

Considerations on Reopening Your Practice

...Considerations on Reopening Face to Face Visits in Your Practice Conflicting information is causing confusion as practices carefully weigh resuming in-person visits. This guidance is meant to help you weigh these decisions. As more evidence becomes available, AAFP will update its...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/COVID19-Considerations-Resuming-Inperson-Visits.pdf

Content for Office Social Media Channels

...Highlight on VACCINATION 4 TEENS This program was provided through the AAFP Foundation with support from Sanofi Pasteur. © 2019 American Academy of Family Physician Updated 05/19 f Suggested Timing Facebook Content Twitter Content Winter Attention parents of teens!...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/vaccines-teens/hops19-v4t-content-social.pdf

Content for Office Websites

...Highlight on VACCINATION 4 TEENS © This program provided through the AAFP Foundation with support from Sanofi Pasteur. © 2019 American Academy of Family Physicians Updated 05/19 Parents, Please Remember: Vaccines Are CDC-Recommended 4 Teens Too! We know the...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/immunizations/vaccines-teens/hops19-v4t-content-office.pdf

Coordinator%20Guide%20Updated%202014.pdf

...1 Coordinator Guide Introduction As a Tar Wars state/regional coordinator, you are responsible for the organization, operation, and administration of the Tar Wars program in your state or region. You have the option to hold an annual state poster contest. It may be important to...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/tobacco/tar_wars/Coordinator%20Guide%20Updated%202014.pdf

COVID-19 Contact Tracing Family Medicine Guidance

...Contact Tracing Family Medicine Guidance Contact tracing is a core disease control measure employed by local and state health departments and can be used as a key strategy to prevent the spread of COVID-19. As the U.S. looks to reopen and manage the COVID-19 pandemic, the AAFP is...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/COVID-Contact-Tracing-Guidance.pdf

COVID-19 Office Prep Checklist

...COVID-19 Education • Educate staff about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), and why it is important to contain the outbreak. • Educate staff on facility policies and practices to minimize chance of exposure to respiratory pathogens including SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/COVID-19-office-prep-checklist.pdf

COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs

...COVID-19 VACCINE FAQ causes them to become activated and respond. The result is the production of neutralizing antibodies. If a person who is immunized becomes infected with the virus, the neutralizing antibodies will bind to the virus and prevent it from entering cells and causing...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/COVID19-Vaccine-FAQs.pdf

COVID-19 Vaccine Update

...COVID-19 Vaccine Update Sample presentation for members April 2021 1 Coronaviruses in General Coronavirus is a name derived from the Latin "corona," meaning crown. The viral envelope under the electron microscope looks "crownlike" due to the small bulbar projections formed...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/COVID19-Vaccine-Sample-Presentation.pptx

COVID-19: Guidance for Family Physicians on Preventive and Non-Urgent Care

...COVID-19: Guidance for Family Physicians on Preventive and Non-Urgent Care AAFP supports the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) CDC mitigation strategy as a framework for family physicians to protect patients, families and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic. Family...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/AAFP-COVID-Non-Urgent-Care-Statement.pdf

COVID-19%20Office%20Prep%20Checklist.pdf

...COVID-19 Education • Educate staff about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), and why it is important to contain the outbreak. • Educate staff on facility policies and practices to minimize chance of exposure to respiratory pathogens including SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/COVID-19%20Office%20Prep%20Checklist.pdf

COVID19-Thanksgiving-Patient-Letter.docx

...Hello! From all of us at [ PRACTICE NAME ], we hope this email finds you well. We’ll soon be celebrating Thanksgiving in a holiday season unlike any that we’ve experienced. COVID-19 continues to spread. The CDC shows that more than 11 million people in the U.S. have been infected,...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/covid19/COVID19-Thanksgiving-Patient-Letter.docx

COVID19-Vaccine-Myths.pdf

...MYTH 1: You can delay routine vaccinations until the pandemic is over. You shouldn’t postpone your vaccinations. Routine childhood and adult vaccinations are an important part of maintaining your health because they prevent other illnesses. Talk with your family physician about what...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/public_health/COVID19-Vaccine-Myths.pdf

CURRENT BEHAVIOUR SCALE - PARTNER REPORT

...Partner report CURRENT BEHAVIOUR SCALE - PARTNER REPORT Instructions Please circle the number next to each item that best describes your partner’s behaviour DURING THE PAST 6 MONTHS Items: Never or Rarely Sometimes Often Very Often 1. Fails to give...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/adhd_toolkit/adhd19-assessment-partner-scale.pdf

Developmental and intellectual disabilities

...Updated August 2, 2018 1 Starfield Summit II: Health Equity Summit Curriculum Toolkit People with Disabilities (Developmental and Intellectual) IGNITE Presentation by William Schwab, MD Module by Sarah Davis, JD, MPA, Jennifer Edgoose, MD, MPH, Ronya Green, MD...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/everyone_project/health-equity-toolkit/hops19-vuln-pop-disabilities.pdf

Diagnosis and Management of Acute Otitis Media

...AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS AMERICAN ACADEMY OF FAMILY PHYSICIANS Subcommittee on Management of Acute Otitis Media CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINE Diagnosis and Management of Acute Otitis Media ABSTRACT. This evidence-based clinical practice guideline provides...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/clinical_recommendations/final_aom.pdf

Differential Diagnosis of ADHD in Adults

...Copyright © 2019 American Academy of Family Physicians. All rights reserved Authors: Loskutova N, Callen E, Lutgen C; 2019, AAFP National Research Network Updated September 5th, 2019 Differential Diagnosis of ADHD in Adults Psychiatric Disorders Features Shared with ADHD...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/adhd_toolkit/adhd19-assessment-table3.pdf

Draft-AAFP Guidelines Assessment for AAFP Endorsement of Clinical Practice Guidelines ...

...AAFP Guidelines Assessment for Endorsement of Clinical Practice Guidelines Developed by External Organizations [Type the Reviewer Name] Guideline Title: Developed by___________________ First Author _______________________ Date: ___________________ AAFP Reviewer:...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/clinical_recommendations/guideline-endorsement-form.pdf

Drug Interactions With Tobacco Smoke

...drug interactions with tobacco smoke Drug/Class Mechanism of Interaction and Effects Pharmacokinetic Interactions Alprazolam (Xanax) • Conflicting data on significance, but possible â plasma concentrations (up to 50%); â half-life (35%). Bendamustine (Treanda) • Metabolized...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/tobacco/drug-interactions.pdf

Ebola Frequently Asked Questions: Answers for Family Medicine Practices

Ebola Virus, FAQ

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/Ebola/Ebola%20FAQ.pdf

ehr-tobacco-cessation.pdf

...The U.S. Public Health Service Clinical Practice Guideline, Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence, calls for system- level tobacco intervention efforts. Electronic health records (EHRs) allow for integration of this guideline into the practice workflow, facilitating system-level changes...

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

Electronic Cigarettes: What You Need to Know

...What are electronic cigarettes? Electronic cigarettes (also called e-cigarettes or e-cigs) are battery-powered devices. They use cartridges filled with a liquid that contains nicotine, flavoring, and other chemicals. This liquid is heated by the e-cigarette. It turns into a vapor that...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/tobacco/e-cig-handout.pdf

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