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

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 - ...Responses to Article on Benefits of Slowing Global Warming FREE PREVIEW. AAFP members and paid subscribers: Log in to get free access. All others: Purchase online access. FREE PREVIEW. Purchase online access to read the full version of this article. Am Fam Physician. 2012 Mar...

American Family Physician : Letter

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

Treatment of Nongenital Cutaneous Warts - American Family Physician

Aug 1, 2011 - Numerous treatments for nongenital cutaneous warts are available, although no single therapy has been established as completely curative. Watchful waiting is an option for new warts because many resolve spontaneously. However, patients often request treatment because of social stigma or...

American Family Physician : Article

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0801/p288.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

Resolution No. 203 (New York State A) - Climate Change -- Congress of Delegates

This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians concur with the overwhelming majority of current published climate scientists that human behavior contributes significantly to climate change, and be it further that the American Academy of Family Physicians support ...

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http://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2015/resolutions/newyork-a.mem.html

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

2011 American Family Physician -- American Family Physician

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

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

Cochrane for Clinicians: Self-Monitoring and Self-Management of Anticoagulation Therapy...

Aug 1, 2011 - Self-monitoring and self-management of long-term oral anticoagulation therapy reduce the risks of thromboembolism, all-cause mortality, and minor hemorrhage for appropriately selected patients.

American Family Physician : Cochrane for Clinicians

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0801/p266.html

Close-ups: The Race Against Time: Coping with Anxiety and Depression - American Family ...

Aug 1, 2011 - The personal side of medicine told from the patient's perspective. The patient's story is followed by commentary from a physician and a list of resources.

American Family Physician : Close-ups

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0801/p264.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 | Blogs : FPM Blogs

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

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

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/

Whack the 'WAC' : In the Trenches

...ideology of being able to provide socialized medicine in order to buy votes. The only waste, fraud, and abuse is what they push on us! The slow, extraordinarily expensive, and unreliable EMRs and their forest of meaningless use checkboxes come from Medicare. The innumerable "prove...

AAFP News | Blogs : In The Trenches

http://blogs.aafp.org/cfr/inthetrenches/entry/whack_the_wac

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/

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

Options for Managing Pain During Labor - American Family Physician

Mar 1, 2012 - ...Next: Responses to Article on Benefits of Slowing Global Warming View the full table of contents >> Home / Journals / afp / Vol. 85/No. 5(March 1, 2012) / Options for Managing Pain During Labor...

American Family Physician : Patient Handout

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0301/p456.html

AAFP News - American Family Physician

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

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0301/p437.html

AAFP News - American Family Physician

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

American Family Physician : AAFP News: AFP Edition

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0801/p253.html

PDW-RPS Conference Program

...leadership opportunities for residents and students; and resources for residents and students on health care reform, debt management, PCMH, global health, and more . Website: www.aafp.org/med-ed Contact: Ashley Bentley, abentley@aafp.org Booth 5 – Association of Family...

Events

http://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/rps_pdw/handouts/res-conf-program-final.pdf

Cardiovascular

...Pulmonic Stenosis • SEM, loudest @ LUSB (sounds like some AS). • Less likely to radiate to carotids than AS. • Increases w/slow, exaggerated inspiration. – Inspiration  increase  R heart filling  R sided murmurs that have  flow w/R sided filling will have louder murmur (100%...

Events

http://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/Cardiovascular.pdf

Musculoskeletal

...– May serve as bridge therapy until slow-acting drugs become effective – Low dose (5mg daily) can be used in the treatment of mild SLE – Topical steroids for localized skin manifestations – Intra-articular steroids for joint disease • Rule out septic arthritis first SLE...

Events

http://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/Musculoskeletal.pdf

Hematology

...WHO vaccine‐preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2015 global summary. http://apps.who.int/immunization_monitoring/globalsummary 8 DTaP • Diphtheria – Pharyngeal and tonsillar diphtheria with exudative pharyngitis – Adherent membrane contributed to airway obstruction –...

Events

http://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/Hematology.pdf

Common Dermatological Conditions

...– warm (not hot) water with showers Atopic Dermatitis • Treatment – topical corticosteroids – topical calcineurin inhibitors (tacrolimus, pimecrolimus) – rarely → systemic therapies Atopic Dermatitis • Derm Referral? – uncertain diagnosis – uncontrolled...

Events

http://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/nc/handouts/nc15-common-derm.pdf

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