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Resolution No. 408 (Illinois A) - Stigma and Bias Experienced by People with Obesity --...

Aug 5, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) ) support local, state and national policies that prohibit weight discrimination, and make available to its members educational materials to reduce the experience of weight stigma and bias for patients, including...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2019/resolutions2/illinois-a.mem.html

Breastfeeding and Lactation for Medical Trainees

Jun 11, 2019 - Read AAFP's position on breastfeeding and lactation for medical trainees.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/breastfeeding-accommodations-trainees.html

Resolution No. 408 (Co-Sponsored D) - Support Measures to Decrease Maternal Mortality ...

May 22, 2019 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians engage in efforts to overturn the Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS) classification on mifepristone.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2018/resolutions2/cosponsored-d.mem.html

Incarceration and Health: A Family Medicine Perspective (Position Paper)

Mar 18, 2019 - Read the AAFP's position paper on Incarceration and Health: A Family Medicine Perspective

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https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/incarcerationandhealth.html

Preconception Care (Position Paper)

May 4, 2018 - Read the AAFP's position paper on preconception care. Preconception care is defined as individualized care for men and women that is focused on reducing maternal and fetal morbidity and mortality.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/preconception-care.html

Resolution No. 306 (Co-Sponsored D) entitled Payment for Weight-Loss Counseling -- 2011...

Apr 16, 2018 - This resolution proposed that the AAFP advocate for physicians to be adequately reimbursed for weight-loss counseling services.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/previous/2011/resolutions/resolution-306.mem.html

Electrocardiograms, Family Physician Interpretation (Position Paper)

Dec 11, 2017 - Learn about AAFP's Position Paper on family physician interpretation of electrocardiography.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/electrocardiograms.html

EGD, Training and Credentialing of Family Physicians In (Position Paper)

Nov 1, 2017 - Read AAFP's position paper on training and credentialing of family physicians in esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD).

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https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/egd-training.html

Resolution No. 307 (Illinois B) - Direct Primary Care (DPC) Demonstration Project -- ...

Sep 25, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians work with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and/or state Medicaid officials to set up a pilot project which demonstrates the value and outcomes that a panel of patients within a region receives through a ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/illinois-b.mem.html

Resolution No. 405 (New York State C) - Screening, Intervening, and Advocating to ...

Sep 25, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American Academy of Family Physicians support efforts to screen patients for food insecurity, using tools like the validated Hunger Vital Sign, and connect patients to federal nutrition programs and resources, and be it further that the American Academy of ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2017/resolutions2/newyork-c.mem.html

Resolution No. 513 (New York C) - Make the Minimum Wage a Living Wage -- 2016 Resolutions

May 23, 2017 - This resolution asks that the American American Academy of Family Physicians support indexing the federal minimum wage to the Federal Poverty Level as a means of decreasing health disparities, and be it further that the AAFP support providing tax relief or other forms of relief for ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/2016/resolutions/newyork-c.mem.html

Breastfeeding, Family Physicians Supporting (Position Paper)

May 17, 2017 - Read the AAFP's position paper on support for breastfeeding.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/breastfeeding-support.html

Poverty and Health - The Family Medicine Perspective (Position Paper)

Oct 20, 2015 - Find out the ways in which the American Academy of Family Physicians transforms health care to achieve optimal health for everyone.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/policy-povertyhealth.html

Family Medicine Specialty

Sep 23, 2014 - Learn about the specialty of family medicine as well as access resources for medical students, residents and physicians interested in family medicine.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/the-aafp/family-medicine-specialty.html

Resolution No. 404 - Sodium -- Congress of Delegates

May 29, 2014 - This resolution asks that the AAFP to write a letter to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration petitioning for the removal of sodium’s Generally Recognized As Safe status; publish a statement in its journal American Family Physician outlining our position regarding the Generally ...

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/previous/2013/resolutions/resolution-404.mem.html

Resolution No. 403 (Co-Sponsored D) entitled Improving Nutrition in the Workplace -- ...

May 14, 2014 - Resolution No. 403 to the 2010 AAFP Congress of Delegates deals with improving nutrition in the workplace.

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https://www.aafp.org/about/governance/congress-delegates/previous/2010/resolutions/resolution-403.mem.html

Board Index 2011-July 2019

..........................................................................................................................................209 HYPERTENSION CONTROL SUMMIT ........................................................................................

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Board Index 2011-July 2019

..........................................................................................................................................209 HYPERTENSION CONTROL SUMMIT ........................................................................................

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Board Index - 2011-July 2018

.........................................................199 EXERCISE (See: EXERCISE under E, FITNESS under F, and PHYSICAL ACTIVITY under P) HYPERTENSION .......................................................................................................

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Index to COD Transactions 2001-2018

...the number of inmates older than 55 years of age increased over 300%.31 Older adults have higher rates of chronic conditions, including hypertension, diabetes, and heart disease. As the prison population ages, there will also be more people with cognitive impairment and physical...

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Index to COD Transactions 2001-2018

...the number of inmates older than 55 years of age increased over 300%.31 Older adults have higher rates of chronic conditions, including hypertension, diabetes, and heart disease. As the prison population ages, there will also be more people with cognitive impairment and physical...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2018/CODINDEXTOTRANS_2011-2018.pdf

Index to COD Transactions 2001-2018

...the number of inmates older than 55 years of age increased over 300%.31 Older adults have higher rates of chronic conditions, including hypertension, diabetes, and heart disease. As the prison population ages, there will also be more people with cognitive impairment and physical...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2018/INDEXTOTRANS_2011-2018.pdf

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...in developed countries, not breastfeeding is associated with increased risks of type 2 diabetes24, breast cancer25, ovarian cancer26, hypertension, and cardiovascular disease.15, 22 Breastfeeding also has broader economic and social benefits. Health care costs for both children...

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...in developed countries, not breastfeeding is associated with increased risks of type 2 diabetes24, breast cancer25, ovarian cancer26, hypertension, and cardiovascular disease.15, 22 Breastfeeding also has broader economic and social benefits. Health care costs for both children...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/policies/AAFP_AllPoliciesApril2019.pdf

Index to Trans - 2011-2017

...adults have higher rates of chronic conditions, including hypertension, diabetes, and heart disease. As the prison population ages, there will also be more people with cognitive impairment and physical disabilities that will make them vulnerable to injury and poorer health...

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https://www.aafp.org/content/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/INDEXTOTRANS_2011-2017.pdf

Index to Trans - 2011-2017

...adults have higher rates of chronic conditions, including hypertension, diabetes, and heart disease. As the prison population ages, there will also be more people with cognitive impairment and physical disabilities that will make them vulnerable to injury and poorer health...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/INDEXTOTRANS_2011-2017.pdf

COD Transactions 2016

...likely than those who are not to struggle with a wide array of chronic health problems - including depression, obesity, asthma, diabetes, hypertension, and cardiac disease, and WHEREAS, minimum wage increases have been shown to not have adverse effects on employment, and WHEREAS,...

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https://www.aafp.org/content/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2016/CODTransactions2016.pdf

2013 COD Transactions

...In 2012, the commission recommended and the AAFP board chair approved, the AAFP provide CME on the screening, diagnosis, and treatment of hypertension disease to be designated as In Cooperation With" the American Heart Association. In Cooperation With the Collaboration for REMS CME...

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https://www.aafp.org/content/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2013/2013Transactions.pdf

2013 COD Transactions

...In 2012, the commission recommended and the AAFP board chair approved, the AAFP provide CME on the screening, diagnosis, and treatment of hypertension disease to be designated as In Cooperation With" the American Heart Association. In Cooperation With the Collaboration for REMS CME...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2013/2013Transactions.pdf

COD Transactions 2016

...likely than those who are not to struggle with a wide array of chronic health problems - including depression, obesity, asthma, diabetes, hypertension, and cardiac disease, and WHEREAS, minimum wage increases have been shown to not have adverse effects on employment, and WHEREAS,...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2016/CODTransactions2016.pdf

2000-2010 Index of Board Minutes

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

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COD Transactions 2017

...no state or county is immune from food insecurity, and WHEREAS, food insecurity in adulthood is associated with diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, pregnancy complications, poor overall health status, poor sleep outcomes, functional limitations, depression and mental health...

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https://www.aafp.org/content/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2017/CODTransactions2017.pdf

Congress of Delegates 2001 Transactions

...distributed in Japan to 10,000 general practitioners. In February 2001, part one of the 2000 monograph titled Hypertension was distributed to 10,000 general practitioners. Parts two, three, and four were scheduled for distribution in May, August, and November of 2001. (76)...

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2000-2010 Index of Board Minutes

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

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2000-2010BoardIndex.pdf

COD Transactions 2017

...no state or county is immune from food insecurity, and WHEREAS, food insecurity in adulthood is associated with diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, pregnancy complications, poor overall health status, poor sleep outcomes, functional limitations, depression and mental health...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2017/CODTransactions2017.pdf

Congress of Delegates 2001 Transactions

...distributed in Japan to 10,000 general practitioners. In February 2001, part one of the 2000 monograph titled Hypertension was distributed to 10,000 general practitioners. Parts two, three, and four were scheduled for distribution in May, August, and November of 2001. (76)...

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2009 Congress of Delegates Transactions

...with a blood pressure of 223/111 who presented to the ER because of weakness. Of course he now has complications of that long standing hypertension that easily could have been treated and managed if he had the kind of primary care that is available to those with insurance. Earlier...

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First Session -- 2001 Congress of Delegates

...Diabetes Management were distributed in Japan to 10,000 general practitioners. In February 2001, part one of the 2000 monograph titled Hypertension was distributed to 10,000 general practitioners. Parts two, three, and four were scheduled for distribution in May, August, and...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2001/firstsession.pdf

2009 Congress of Delegates Transactions

...with a blood pressure of 223/111 who presented to the ER because of weakness. Of course he now has complications of that long standing hypertension that easily could have been treated and managed if he had the kind of primary care that is available to those with insurance. Earlier...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2009/TRANSACTIONS2009.pdf

First Session -- 2001 Congress of Delegates

...Diabetes Management were distributed in Japan to 10,000 general practitioners. In February 2001, part one of the 2000 monograph titled Hypertension was distributed to 10,000 general practitioners. Parts two, three, and four were scheduled for distribution in May, August, and...

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https://www.aafp.org/content/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2001/firstsession.pdf

1997-2008 Index of Board Minutes

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

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1997-2008 Index of Board Minutes

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

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

2002 Congress of Delegates Transactions

...(71) In February 2001, part one of the translation of the Home Study Hypertension monograph was distributed to 10,000 general practitioners in Japan. Parts two, three and four were distributed in May, August and November 2001. In April 2002, part one of the translated Headache...

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First Session -- 2004 Congress of Delegates

...Tracks for Diabetes and Hypertension at Assembly 2004*. Diabetes and Hypertension topics built into Internal Medicine and Women ’s Health courses Spring 2004; Geriatric Medicine and Infant, Child and Adolescent, Fall 2004* Case Studies in Family Medicine developed and marketed to...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2004/firstsession.pdf

2004 Transactions -- Congress of Delegates

...• Tracks for Diabetes and Hypertension at Assembly 2004*. • Diabetes and Hypertension topics built into Internal Medicine and Women ’s Health courses Spring 2004; Geriatric Medicine and Infant, Child and Adolescent, Fall 2004* • Case Studies in Family Medicine developed and...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2004/2004transactions.pdf

2002 Congress of Delegates Transactions

...(71) In February 2001, part one of the translation of the Home Study Hypertension monograph was distributed to 10,000 general practitioners in Japan. Parts two, three and four were distributed in May, August and November 2001. In April 2002, part one of the translated Headache...

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https://www.aafp.org/content/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2002/2002transactions.pdf

First Session -- 2004 Congress of Delegates

...Tracks for Diabetes and Hypertension at Assembly 2004*. Diabetes and Hypertension topics built into Internal Medicine and Women ’s Health courses Spring 2004; Geriatric Medicine and Infant, Child and Adolescent, Fall 2004* Case Studies in Family Medicine developed and marketed to...

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https://www.aafp.org/content/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2004/firstsession.pdf

2004 Transactions -- Congress of Delegates

...• Tracks for Diabetes and Hypertension at Assembly 2004*. • Diabetes and Hypertension topics built into Internal Medicine and Women ’s Health courses Spring 2004; Geriatric Medicine and Infant, Child and Adolescent, Fall 2004* • Case Studies in Family Medicine developed and...

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https://www.aafp.org/content/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2004/2004transactions.pdf

2010 Transactions,2010 COD Transactions.doc

...4. When portal hypertension or aorto-enteric fistula is suspected. 10. When sampling of duodenal or jejunal tissue or fluid is indicated. Diagnostic EGD is generally not indicated in the following circumstances: 1. Distress that is chronic, non progressive, atypical...

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COD Transactions 2014

...HTN 7,156.04$ 7,156.04$ CardioDx, Inc. 6,900.00$ 6,900.00$ American Diabetes Association 6,725.00$ 6,725.00$ Identigene 6,600.00$ 6,600.00$ Vital Nutrients 6,600.00$ 6,600.00$ Southcentral Foundation 4,800.00$ 1,700.00$ 6,500.00$ PracticeLink 4,100.00$ 2,200.00$...

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https://www.aafp.org/content/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2014/CODTransactions2014.pdf

First Session -- 2002 Congress of Delegates

...(71) In February 2001, part one of the translation of the Home Study Hypertension monograph was distributed to 10,000 general practitioners in Japan. Parts two, three and four were distributed in May, August and November 2001. In April 2002, part one of the translated Headache...

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2010 Transactions,2010 COD Transactions.doc

...4. When portal hypertension or aorto-enteric fistula is suspected. 10. When sampling of duodenal or jejunal tissue or fluid is indicated. Diagnostic EGD is generally not indicated in the following circumstances: 1. Distress that is chronic, non progressive, atypical...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2010/2010CODTransactions.pdf

COD Transactions 2014

...HTN 7,156.04$ 7,156.04$ CardioDx, Inc. 6,900.00$ 6,900.00$ American Diabetes Association 6,725.00$ 6,725.00$ Identigene 6,600.00$ 6,600.00$ Vital Nutrients 6,600.00$ 6,600.00$ Southcentral Foundation 4,800.00$ 1,700.00$ 6,500.00$ PracticeLink 4,100.00$ 2,200.00$...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2014/CODTransactions2014.pdf

First Session -- 2002 Congress of Delegates

...(71) In February 2001, part one of the translation of the Home Study Hypertension monograph was distributed to 10,000 general practitioners in Japan. Parts two, three and four were distributed in May, August and November 2001. In April 2002, part one of the translated Headache...

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First Session

...established by the ABFP and will be presented via the internet for completion. In 2004, the first two SAMs will cover Diabetes and Hypertension. Asthma and Coronary Artery Disease SAMs will be available in 2005, and other disease topics from the Institute of Medicine’s top 20...

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2003 Transactions

...established by the ABFP and will be presented via the internet for completion. In 2004, the first two SAMs will cover Diabetes and Hypertension. Asthma and Coronary Artery Disease SAMs will be available in 2005, and other disease topics from the Institute of Medicine’s top 20...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2003/2003Transactions.pdf

2018 AAFP Foundation Corporate Roundtable Agenda Book

...Recent grants have focused on Patient Centeredness: Prediction of Patient Satisfaction and Healthcare Usage, Implementation of a Novel Hypertension Clinical Practice Guideline in a Large Primary Care Practice, and other important topics. RESEARCH STIMULATION GRANT AWARDS Grants...

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First Session

...established by the ABFP and will be presented via the internet for completion. In 2004, the first two SAMs will cover Diabetes and Hypertension. Asthma and Coronary Artery Disease SAMs will be available in 2005, and other disease topics from the Institute of Medicine’s top 20...

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https://www.aafp.org/content/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2003/FirstSession.pdf

2003 Transactions

...established by the ABFP and will be presented via the internet for completion. In 2004, the first two SAMs will cover Diabetes and Hypertension. Asthma and Coronary Artery Disease SAMs will be available in 2005, and other disease topics from the Institute of Medicine’s top 20...

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https://www.aafp.org/content/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2003/2003Transactions.pdf

1995-2006 Index of Board Minutes

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

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Delegates Handbook

...risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).6 Women who breastfeed have a lower risk of breast and ovarian cancer, type 2 diabetes, and hypertension.7 Businesses and institutions also benefit when their employees breastfeed. Successful breastfeeding results in lower medical costs...

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1995-2006 Index of Board Minutes

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

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Delegates Handbook

...ECG may reflect changes associated with primary or secondary myocardial processes (e.g., those associated with coronary artery disease, hypertension, cardiomyopathy, or infiltrative disorders), metabolic and electrolyte abnormalities, and therapeutic or toxic effects of drugs or...

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Delegates Handbook

...risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).6 Women who breastfeed have a lower risk of breast and ovarian cancer, type 2 diabetes, and hypertension.7 Businesses and institutions also benefit when their employees breastfeed. Successful breastfeeding results in lower medical costs...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2019/DelegatesHandbook.pdf

Amarin_handout_VASCEPA_REDUCE-IT.pdf

...• Selected additional baseline risk factors included hypertension (86.6%), diabetes mellitus (0.7% type 1; 57.8% type 2), current daily cigarette smoking (15.2%), New York Heart Association class I or II congestive heart failure (17.7%), and eGFR < 60 mL/min per 1.73 m2 (22.2%)....

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Delegates Handbook

...ECG may reflect changes associated with primary or secondary myocardial processes (e.g., those associated with coronary artery disease, hypertension, cardiomyopathy, or infiltrative disorders), metabolic and electrolyte abnormalities, and therapeutic or toxic effects of drugs or...

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Comprehensive Primary Care Payment Methodological Brief

...The percentage of members 18-85 years of age who had a diagnosis of hypertension (HTN) and whose BP was adequately controlled during the measurement year. The number of members in the denominator whose most recent BP (both systolic and diastolic) is adequately controlled during...

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Comprehensive Primary Care Payment Calculator

...high blood pressure, HEDIS 2016 variant or JNC-8 variant The percentage of members 18-85 years of age who had a diagnosis of hypertension (HTN) and whose BP was adequately controlled during the measurement year. The number of members in the denominator whose most recent BP (both...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/initiatives/calculator/fmah19-calculator.xlsx

Board Report G - Policy Statement Review

...risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).6 Women who breastfeed have a lower risk of breast and ovarian cancer, type 2 diabetes, and hypertension.7 Businesses and institutions also benefit when their employees breastfeed. Successful breastfeeding results in lower medical costs...

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First Session I -- 2005 Congress of Delegates

...if extrapolated to practice in general, could lead to improved patient outcomes. (47) The October 2004 and January 2005 FP Essentials, on Hypertension and Adult Prevention respectively, each included a simple chart audit tool that replaced the pretest; a handout to assist in...

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First Session -- 2006 Congress of Delegates

...medications were recommended: asthma, cerebrovascular disease, congestive heart failure, diabetes, hip fracture, hyperlipidemia, and hypertension. Pharmaceuticals pertinent to five of these seven conditions are regularly advertised in DTCA. (9) There is very little specific...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2006/firstsession.pdf

FDA Letter re Resolution 404

...as a food additive. In clinical trials, a reduction in sodium intake is associated with reduced blood pressure, more so in persons with hypertension than in those with normal blood pressure. Medical advocacy organizations such as the AAFP, American Medical Association, Center for...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2013/FDALetreRes404.pdf

Board Report G - Policy Statement Review

...risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).6 Women who breastfeed have a lower risk of breast and ovarian cancer, type 2 diabetes, and hypertension.7 Businesses and institutions also benefit when their employees breastfeed. Successful breastfeeding results in lower medical costs...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2019/BoardReportG-PolicyStatementReview.pdf

PowerPoint Presentation

...does mission work • HTN well controlled, very physically active, very engaged • UTD on all immunizations and screenings • Breast Cancer survivor, stable osteoporosis and lipids on meds Pt. 3 • 60 yo old WF with Failed back syndrome, long term pt • Also HTN, lipids, thyroid,...

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/strategic_partnerships/immunization_summit/a-family-physicians-morning.pdf

First Session I -- 2005 Congress of Delegates

...if extrapolated to practice in general, could lead to improved patient outcomes. (47) The October 2004 and January 2005 FP Essentials, on Hypertension and Adult Prevention respectively, each included a simple chart audit tool that replaced the pretest; a handout to assist in...

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https://www.aafp.org/content/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2005/FirstSession1.pdf

First Session -- 2006 Congress of Delegates

...medications were recommended: asthma, cerebrovascular disease, congestive heart failure, diabetes, hip fracture, hyperlipidemia, and hypertension. Pharmaceuticals pertinent to five of these seven conditions are regularly advertised in DTCA. (9) There is very little specific...

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FDA Letter re Resolution 404

...as a food additive. In clinical trials, a reduction in sodium intake is associated with reduced blood pressure, more so in persons with hypertension than in those with normal blood pressure. Medical advocacy organizations such as the AAFP, American Medical Association, Center for...

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COD Transactions 2018

...ECG may reflect changes associated with primary or secondary myocardial processes (e.g., those associated with coronary artery disease, hypertension, cardiomyopathy, or infiltrative disorders), metabolic and electrolyte abnormalities, and therapeutic or toxic effects of drugs or...

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COD Transactions 2015

...circumstances is vital to success. For example, for a patient of limited material means who has a multiple chronic conditions, including hypertension (blood pressure of 240/120 mm Hg) and diabetes (A1c of 12%), it is important to start by addressing the elevated blood pressure and...

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2016 AAFP Award for Excellence in Graduate Medical Education Program Book

...I was seeing patients and treating hypertension while my classmates were in class reading about hypertension. The three-year accelerated curriculum track has been noticed by national publications and is expanding to new medical schools. At the 2014 American Academy of...

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Resolution 306

...disease, hypothalamic lesions) or was aggravated by the obesity (e.g., cardiac and 1 respiratory diseases, diabetes, hypertension). 2 3 Aetna - Note: Some plans exclude services and supplies for or related to treatment of 4 obesity or for diet and weight control. Aetna considers...

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2008 First Session

...patients. 2. When surgical therapy is contemplated. 3. When re-bleeding occurs after acute self-limiting blood loss. 4. When portal hypertension or aorto-enteric fistula is suspected. X. When sampling of duodenal or jejunal tissue or fluid is indicated. Diagnostic EGD is...

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Resolution 401

...an individual's characteristics (e.g., age, history of pregnancy) or a known preexisting medical/pathologic condition (e.g., diabetes and hypertension). The recommendations refer to contraceptive methods being used for contraceptive purposes; the recommendations do not consider the...

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Resolution 606

...Disease 24  Childhood Illness 25  Coronary Artery Disease 26  Depression 27  Diabetes 28  Health Behavior 29  Heart Failure 30  Hypertension 31  Maternity Care 32  Mental Health in the Community 33  Pain Management 34  Preventive Care 35  Well Child Care 36 37...

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COD Transactions 2015

...circumstances is vital to success. For example, for a patient of limited material means who has a multiple chronic conditions, including hypertension (blood pressure of 240/120 mm Hg) and diabetes (A1c of 12%), it is important to start by addressing the elevated blood pressure and...

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Board Report H - Policy Statement Review

...ECG may reflect changes associated with primary or secondary myocardial processes (e.g., those associated with coronary artery disease, hypertension, cardiomyopathy, or infiltrative disorders), metabolic and electrolyte abnormalities, and therapeutic or toxic effects of drugs or...

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COD Transactions 2018

...ECG may reflect changes associated with primary or secondary myocardial processes (e.g., those associated with coronary artery disease, hypertension, cardiomyopathy, or infiltrative disorders), metabolic and electrolyte abnormalities, and therapeutic or toxic effects of drugs or...

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International Update Newsletter

...region. Even without advance notice of our arrival, our days are full with nearly a hundred patients of all ages. We treat malnutrition, hypertension and diabetes, malaria, dengue fever and leishmaniasis. As in Port-au-Prince, many of the concerns are related to post- traumatic...

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Quest_ARD_ClinicalFocusHandout.pdf

...Pulmonary arterial hypertension and/or interstitial lung disease (max score is 2) - Pulmonary arterial hypertension 2 - Interstitial lung disease 2 Raynaud phenomenon 3 Presence of any SSc-related autoantibodiesb 3 a Distal to metacarpophalangeal joints but proximal to...

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Immunization Summit -- Immunization Awards

...the one-on-one conversations that proved the most transformative, revealing to the residents a host of unmet needs in areas ranging from hypertension and diabetes to mental health care and end of life decision- making. They began to carefully curate handouts to take to each event,...

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Resolution 306

...disease, hypothalamic lesions) or was aggravated by the obesity (e.g., cardiac and 1 respiratory diseases, diabetes, hypertension). 2 3 Aetna - Note: Some plans exclude services and supplies for or related to treatment of 4 obesity or for diet and weight control. Aetna considers...

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Resolution 401

...an individual's characteristics (e.g., age, history of pregnancy) or a known preexisting medical/pathologic condition (e.g., diabetes and hypertension). The recommendations refer to contraceptive methods being used for contraceptive purposes; the recommendations do not consider the...

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https://www.aafp.org/content/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2012/CoSponsoredABackground.pdf

Resolution 606

...Disease 24  Childhood Illness 25  Coronary Artery Disease 26  Depression 27  Diabetes 28  Health Behavior 29  Heart Failure 30  Hypertension 31  Maternity Care 32  Mental Health in the Community 33  Pain Management 34  Preventive Care 35  Well Child Care 36 37...

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2008 First Session

...patients. 2. When surgical therapy is contemplated. 3. When re-bleeding occurs after acute self-limiting blood loss. 4. When portal hypertension or aorto-enteric fistula is suspected. X. When sampling of duodenal or jejunal tissue or fluid is indicated. Diagnostic EGD is...

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AAFP Member Profile

...Diabetes (85%), hypertension (88%), emotional problems (80%), cholesterol problem (79%), and coughs/colds (79%) are the most common categories of problems for patients seen by active members during a typical two-day visit. In 2013, out of a total of 210.8 million visits to family...

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2012 Congress of Delegates Transactions,2012 Transactions,2012 Transactions

...yet we are still treating patients one-by-one. We struggle daily to improve the lives of the 58-year- old man or woman with diabetes, hypertension and smoking, while across town a public health officer focuses on the community challenges created by a lack of access to healthy foods,...

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Acronyms

.... . . . . . . . . . Stanley Kozakowski, MD JNC . . . . . . . . . . Joint National Committee on the Detection, Evaluation and Treatment of Hypertension . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Acronyms, continued March 2013 - Page 8 of 13American Academy of Family...

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Fourth Session -- 2001 Congress of Delegates

...diabetes or hypertension, and less likely to have health insurance, a college degree or access to health care, and WHEREAS, Healthy People 2010 is a program initiated by the Surgeon General and worthy of support in equalizing health care disparities, now, therefore, be it...

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Third Session -- 2002 Congress of Delegates

...WHEREAS, obesity has been scientifically proven to be a factor in multiple diseases including, but not limited to, hypertension, heart disease, cancer, diabetes mellitus, and arthritis, and WHEREAS, the treatment of obesity can have a positive health outcome for our patients, now...

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First Session II -- 2005 Congress of Delegates

...Minority Health Month (April) endeavors included the publication of information and resources in a variety of AAFP venues regarding hypertension in minority communities. Healthy People 2010 (32) The CSC 2005 Work Plan addresses the objective of supporting the goals of the Department...

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