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Slowing Global Warming: Benefits for Patients and the Planet - American Family ...

Aug 1, 2011 - Global warming will cause significant harm to the health of persons and their communities by compromising food and water supplies; increasing risks of morbidity and mortality from infectious diseases and heat stress; changing social determinants of health resulting from extreme weather ...

American Family Physician : Article

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0801/p271.html

Editorials: The Physician's Role in Efforts to Slow Global Warming - American Family...

Aug 1, 2011 - Global warming will directly affect the health of our patients, communities, and planet; therefore, physicians and other health care professionals have a critical role in addressing the issue.

American Family Physician : Editorials

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0801/p256.html

Letters to the Editor: Responses to Article on Benefits of Slowing Global Warming - ...

Mar 1, 2012 - ...on Benefits of Slowing Global Warming Am Fam Physician. 2012 Mar 1;85(5):427-436. AAFP members and AFP subscribers may post comments about these letters below. Others may submit comments via e-mail: afpcomment@aafp.org. Original Article: Slowing Global Warming: Benefits for...

American Family Physician : Letter

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0301/p427.html

Making It -- A Family Practice Management blog

...The authors were attempting to explain why nobody is ever going to do anything about global warming, other than what politicians do, which is contribute their fair share of hot air and methane. The problem, they claim, is the problem of externality. Externality is the term...

Family Practice Management : FPM Blogs

http://blogs.aafp.org/fpm/makingit/

2011 American Family Physician -- American Family Physician

Jun 13, 2013 - Search 2011 issues of American Family Physician, the peer-reviewed clinical journal of the American Academy of Family Physicians

American Family Physician

http://www.aafp.org/journals/afp/explore/past/2011.html

Specialized Nutrition Support - American Family Physician

Jan 15, 2011 - Specialized nutrition support should be offered to patients who are malnourished or at risk of becoming malnour- ished when it would benefit patient outcomes or quality of life. Improving the nutritional value of ingested food and tailoring intake to the patient’s preferences, ...

American Family Physician : Article

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0115/p173.html

March 1, 2012 - American Family Physician

...Benefits of Slowing Global Warming Chris Imperial Responses to Article on Benefits of Slowing Global Warming Gregory Sulik Responses to Article on Benefits of Slowing Global Warming David M. Lessens Responses to Article on Benefits of Slowing Global Warming David...

American Family Physician

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0301/

Diagnosis and Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis - American Family Physician

Sep 15, 2005 - Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disease characterized by uncontrolled proliferation of synovial tissue and a wide array of multisystem comorbidities. Prevalence is estimated to be 0.8 percent worldwide, with women twice as likely to develop the disease as men. Untreated, ...

American Family Physician : Article

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0915/p1037.html

Health-Related Concerns of the Female Athlete: A Lifespan Approach - American Family...

Mar 15, 2009 - Exercise is beneficial for women of all ages and is associated with long-term health benefits and enhanced well-being. Nevertheless, active women and girls are at risk for conditions resulting from sports and exercise participation. Because of their unique physiology, children are more ...

American Family Physician : Article

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/0315/p489.html

August 1, 2011 - American Family Physician

...Slowing Global Warming: Benefits for Patients and the Planet Cindy L. Parker Treatment of Nongenital Cutaneous Warts Elie Mulhem; Susanna Pinelis Diagnostic Approach to Chronic Constipation in Adults Namirah Jamshed; Zone-En Lee; Kevin W. Olden Departments Keeping Up...

American Family Physician

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0801/

Promoting and Prescribing Exercise in the Elderly - American Family Physician

Feb 1, 2002 - Regular exercise provides a myriad of health benefits in older adults, including improvements in blood pressure, diabetes, lipid profile, osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, and neurocognitive function. Regular physical activity is also associated with decreased mortality and age-related ...

American Family Physician : Article

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2002/0201/p419.html

Female Sexual Dysfunction: Evaluation and Treatment - American Family Physician

Jul 1, 2000 - Sexual dysfunction includes desire, arousal, orgasmic and sex pain disorders (dyspareunia and vaginismus). Primary care physicians must assume a proactive role in the diagnosis and treatment of these disorders. Long-term medical diseases, minor ailments, medications and psychosocial ...

American Family Physician : Article

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2000/0701/p127.html

Family Medicine Board Review Express | Indianapolis | Schedule - March 14, 2014

...• Over 55,000 deaths annually • 1st globally in children • 1.25 million cases of hospitalization for pneumonia • 67% of those > 65 received pneumonia vaccine Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP) • 5.6 million cases occur annually – 18-20% require hospitalization • 60% of...

CME

http://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/cme/board_review/indy-friday.pdf

general-information.pdf

...minutes, then rinsed with warm water – Repeat if live lice remain seven days after the initial application Stough D. Pediatrics 2009; 124:e389. Head and Pubic Lice Topical Tx • Nits are removed with a fine-toothed comb following the application of all tx – Critical in...

CME

http://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/cme/skin/general-information.pdf

Family Centered Maternity Care | Syllabus | Friday, July 25, 2014

...< 10 minutes • Recurrent late decelerations with moderate baseline variability • Variable decelerations with other characteristics, such as slow return to baseline, overshoots, or shoulders Not predictive of abnormal fetal acid-base status Category II Tracings are present in...

CME

http://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/cme/maternity/syllabus-friday.pdf

Chapter J: Postpartum Hemorrhage

Download the latest update to this section of the Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) curriculum.

About AAFP

http://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/initiatives/also-blso/also_syllabus/chapterj-postpartum-hemorrhage.pdf

Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update

...Chewing technique ‒ Gum should be chewed slowly until a pep- pery or flavored taste emerges, then parked between cheek and gum to facilitate nicotine absorption through the oral mucosa. Gum should be slowly and intermittently chewed and parked for about 30 minutes or until the taste...

Patient Care

http://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/patient_care/clinical_recommendations/TreatingTobaccoUseandDependence-2008Update.pdf

AAFP All Policies

...leaching of BPA into the milk during warming. Warming and thawing of milk should not be done in the microwave. Thawing can be accomplished by placing the frozen milk in the refrigerator overnight or with the use of a bowl of warm water or running warm water. Once thawed, the milk...

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http://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/policies/AAFP-AllPoliciesJune2014.pdf

Choosing Wisely: Interventions to Improve Health Care Quality and Reduce Harm

...tomography in global cardiovascular risk assessment and in evaluation of patients with chest pain. J Amer Coll Cardiol. 2007;49(3):378-402. ACC/AHA guidelines Cardio- vascular Avoid using stress echocardiograms on asymptomatic patients who meet...

American Family Physician

http://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/journals/afp/choosing-wisely-table.pdf

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