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Amenorrhea: Evaluation and Treatment - American Family Physician

Apr 15, 2006 - A thorough history and physical examination as well as laboratory testing can help narrow the differential diagnosis of amenorrhea. In patients with primary amenorrhea, the presence or absence of sexual development should direct the evaluation. Constitutional delay of growth and puberty...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0415/p1374.html

American Family Physician

...the second-generation antipsychotic clozapine. All antipsychotic medications are associated with an increased likelihood of sedation, sexual dysfunction, postural hypotension, cardiac arrhythmia, and sudden cardiac death. Primary care physicians should understand the individual...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0301/p617.pdf

American Family Physician

...Sexual Assault of Women HELEN LUCE, DO, Wausau Family Medicine Residency Program, Wausau, Wisconsin SARINA SCHRAGER, MD, MS, and VALERIE GILCHRIST, MD, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin S exual violence includes intimate partner...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0215/p489.pdf

American Family Physician

...HPV vaccination is recommended for all females aged 11 through 26 years (and may begin at age 9 years) who have not completed the vaccine series. History of genital warts, abnormal Papanicolaou test, or positive HPV DNA test is not evidence of prior infection with all vaccine HPV...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/0115/afp20090115p152-s1.pdf

Amicus Brief: Jane Doe V. Trump Re: Transgender Military Ban - October 4, 2017

...William Byne et al., Report of the American Psychiatric Association Task Force on Treatment of Gender Identity Disorder, 41 Arch. Sexual Behav. 759 (2012) .....................13 Ethan C. Cicero and Linda M. Wesp, Supporting the Health and Well-Being of Transgender Students, J....

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/amicus_brief/AB-JaneDoeVTrump-TransgenderMilitaryBan-100417.pdf

Amicus Brief: Stockman V. Trump Re: Transgender Military Ban - November 8, 2017

...William Byne et al., Report of the American Psychiatric Association Task Force on Treatment of Gender Identity Disorder, 41 Arch. Sexual Behav. 759 (2012) .................................................................................. 11 Ethan C. Cicero and Linda M. Wesp,...

Advocacy

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/advocacy/amicus_brief/AB-StockmanVTrump-TransgenderMilitaryBan-110817.pdf

Anterior Hip Pain - American Family Physician

Oct 15, 1999 - Anterior hip pain is a common complaint with many possible causes. Apophyseal avulsion and slipped capital femoral epiphysis should not be overlooked in adolescents. Muscle and tendon strains are common in adults. Subsequent to accurate diagnosis, strains should improve with rest and ...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/1999/1015/p1687.html

Antidepressants: Update on New Agents and Indications - American Family Physician

Feb 1, 2003 - A number of antidepressants have emerged in the U.S. market in the past two decades. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors have become the drugs of choice in the treatment of depression, and they are also effective in the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, and...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2003/0201/p547.html

Anxiety Disorders Management: Effectively Treating the Anxious Patient

...18 yo female complains of: • anxiety for about a year; worse over the last couple of weeks • episodes of uncontrollable shaking • feels her heart race and she feels like she cannot get a deep breath; she gets scared that she will stop breathing • afraid to eat because she is...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-224-225.pdf

Board Index - 2011-July 2018

...INITIATIVE: ADVANCING CHILDREN’S MEDICATION SAFETY ..................................................................................194 SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES (STD) ..................................................................................

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/BoardIndex_2011-July2018.pdf

Board Index 2011-July 2019

...BLOOD BORNE PATHOGENS (See also: SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS under S) ........................................................162 BLUE CROSS AND BLUE SHIELD ASSOCIATION ..................................................................................

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Board Index 2011-July 2019

...BLOOD BORNE PATHOGENS (See also: SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS under S) ........................................................162 BLUE CROSS AND BLUE SHIELD ASSOCIATION ..................................................................................

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https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/board_of_directors/restricted/BoardIndex_2011-July2019.pdf

Board Report G - Policy Statement Review

...by Family Physicians • Role Definition of Family Medicine • Rural Health Care, First Responder Training • Treatment of Survivors of Sexual Assault • Stimulant Drinks and Products • Visa (J-1) Fast Track BOARD OF DIRECTORS REPORT G, continued 173 COMMISSION ON...

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Board Report G - Policy Statement Review

...by Family Physicians • Role Definition of Family Medicine • Rural Health Care, First Responder Training • Treatment of Survivors of Sexual Assault • Stimulant Drinks and Products • Visa (J-1) Fast Track BOARD OF DIRECTORS REPORT G, continued 173 COMMISSION ON...

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

Building Capacity to Care for Refugees -- FPM

Aug 1, 2017 - So you want to incorporate refugee health into your practice. Now what?

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2017/0700/p21.html

Care of Cancer Survivors - American Family Physician

Feb 15, 2005 - Cancer survivors are at increased risk for recurrence of their original malignancy; development of second primary malignancies; and medical, developmental, and psychologic problems resulting from cancer therapy, genetic predisposition to cancer, and other risk factors. Surveillance ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0215/p699.html

Care of Cancer Survivors - American Family Physician

...Female Hodgkin’s disease survivors treated with chest irradiation are at increased risk of developing breast cancer; surveillance should be started at 25 years of age. C 39, 41, 42 A = consistent, good-quality patient-oriented evidence; B = inconsistent or limited-quality...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0215/p699.pdf

Caring for Transgender and Gender-Diverse Persons: What Clinicians Should Know - ...

Dec 1, 2018 - Persons whose experienced or expressed gender differs from their sex assigned at birth may identify as transgender. Transgender and gender-diverse persons may have gender dysphoria (i.e., distress related to this incongruence) and often face substantial health care disparities and ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/1201/p645.html

Case Studies in Partner Violence - American Family Physician

Dec 1, 1999 - Interpersonal violence and abuse, especially between relatives and domestic partners, are leading causes of morbidity and mortality. Family physicians and other professionals who provide primary care health services must deal with acute presentations and chronic sequelae of this ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1999/1201/p2569.html

Cervical Cancer: Evaluation and Management - American Family Physician

Apr 1, 2018 - Human papillomavirus infection is the precursor for the development of cervical cancer and is detectable in 99.7% of squamous cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma cases. Early detection of precancerous lesions with Papanicolaou testing remains the primary mechanism for cancer prevention. ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/0401/p449.html

CHFMCatalog10thEd

...Teaching and Research [APTR]), serving 1978-1979. She was also the first female president of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM), serving 1981-1982. Bishop is the only individual to serve as president of both of these organizations. In 1984, she left Alabama for...

https://www.aafp.org/dam/foundation/documents/who-we-are/cfhm/CHFMCatalog.pdf

Childhood and Adolescent Depression - American Family Physician

Jan 1, 2007 - Major depression affects 3 to 5 percent of children and adolescents. Depression negatively impacts growth and development, school performance, and peer or family relationships and may lead to suicide. Biomedical and psychosocial risk factors include a family history of depression, ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2007/0101/p73.html

Childhood Sexual Abuse and Chronic Daily Headaches - Letters to the Editor - American ...

Aug 1, 2005 - ...Childhood Sexual Abuse and Chronic Daily Headaches Am Fam Physician. 2005 Aug 1;72(3). to the editor: would like to comment on the article1 by Dr. Maizels in the December 15, 2004, issue of American Family Physician titled "The Patient with Daily Headaches." I appreciated the...

American Family Physician : Letter

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0801/ol1.html

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

...than the thyroid dysfunction. Imaging may be needed in thyrotoxic patients; when needed, a thyroid scan, not an ultrasound, is used to assess the etiology of the thyrotoxicosis and the possibility of focal autonomy in a thyroid nodule. Bahn RS, Burch HB, Cooper DS,...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/journals/afp/choosing-wisely-table-10-14.pdf

Choosing Wisely: More Good Clinical Recommendations - American Family Physician

Choosing Wisely: More Good Clinical Recommendations to Improve Health Care Quality and Reduce Harm

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

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choosing-wisely-table.pdf

...than the thyroid dysfunction. Imaging may be needed in thyrotoxic patients; when needed, a thyroid scan, not an ultrasound, is used to assess the etiology of the thyrotoxicosis and the possibility of focal autonomy in a thyroid nodule. Bahn RS, Burch HB, Cooper DS,...

American Family Physician

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

Chronic Illness and Sexual Functioning - American Family Physician

Jan 15, 2003 - Chronic illness and its treatments can have a negative impact on sexual functioning. The mechanism of interference may be neurologic, vascular, endocrinologic, musculoskeletal, or psychologic. Patients may mistakenly perceive a medical prohibition to the resumption of sexual activity, ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2003/0115/p347.html

Chronic Pelvic Pain in Women

...include aspects of hyperesthesia/ allodynia and pelvic floor dysfunction.7 The psychosocial context of the patient is important. Nearly one-half of women seek- ing care for chronic pelvic pain report a his- tory of sexual, physical, or emotional trauma, and about one-third have...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0301/p380.pdf

COD Transactions 2014

...efficacy up to five days after unprotected sexual intercourse, and WHEREAS, a copper intrauterine device (IUD) is the most reliable method of EC regardless of BMI, with over 99% effectiveness if inserted within five days of unprotected sexual intercourse, is safe for the majority of...

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COD Transactions 2014

...efficacy up to five days after unprotected sexual intercourse, and WHEREAS, a copper intrauterine device (IUD) is the most reliable method of EC regardless of BMI, with over 99% effectiveness if inserted within five days of unprotected sexual intercourse, is safe for the majority of...

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

COD Transactions 2016

...members, staff, patients, and community directed at them because of their religious, cultural, ethnic, racial, national, gender, or sexual identity, and be it further RESOLVED, Through the newly created Office of Diversity, that the American Academy of Family Physicians support the...

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

COD Transactions 2016

...members, staff, patients, and community directed at them because of their religious, cultural, ethnic, racial, national, gender, or sexual identity, and be it further RESOLVED, Through the newly created Office of Diversity, that the American Academy of Family Physicians support the...

About AAFP

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

COD Transactions 2017

...WHEREAS, Sexual orientation has been shown to be an innate characteristic of individuals that is not changeable with psychotherapy or other psychologic or medical methods, and WHEREAS, reparative therapy has been shown to cause significant psychologic and medical harm to its...

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

COD Transactions 2017

...WHEREAS, Sexual orientation has been shown to be an innate characteristic of individuals that is not changeable with psychotherapy or other psychologic or medical methods, and WHEREAS, reparative therapy has been shown to cause significant psychologic and medical harm to its...

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

COD Transactions 2018

...PrEP has been used to reduce the risk of HIV infection in uninfected individuals who are at high risk of HIV infection and who may engage in sexual activity with HIV-infected partners, and WHEREAS, certain life and disability insurance companies are using PrEP as cause for denial of...

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https://www.aafp.org/content/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2018/CODTransactions2018.pdf

COD Transactions 2018

...PrEP has been used to reduce the risk of HIV infection in uninfected individuals who are at high risk of HIV infection and who may engage in sexual activity with HIV-infected partners, and WHEREAS, certain life and disability insurance companies are using PrEP as cause for denial of...

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/2018/CODTransactions2018.pdf

Common Breast Problems - American Family Physician

Apr 15, 2019 - Palpable breast masses, mastalgia, and nipple discharge are commonly encountered symptoms in outpatient practice, causing significant patient anxiety and precipitating medical consultation. The initial workup includes a detailed clinical history and physical examination. Women ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0415/p505.html

Common Questions About Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections in Women

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American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0401/p560.pdf

Common Questions About Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections in Women - American Family ...

Apr 1, 2016 - Recurrent urinary tract infections (UTIs) are common in women, including healthy women with normal genitourinary anatomy. Recurrent UTI is typically defined as three or more UTIs within 12 months, or two or more occurrences within six months. The same species that caused previous ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0401/p560.html

Congress of Delegates 2001 Transactions

...1. Ability to create health maintenance sequences based on simple age/sex criteria (eg Pap smear yearly for females over age 18, childhood immunizations) 2. On-line prompts are automatic once created, resulting in automatic on-line Alerts/Reminders for procedures overdue 3....

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Congress of Delegates 2001 Transactions

...1. Ability to create health maintenance sequences based on simple age/sex criteria (eg Pap smear yearly for females over age 18, childhood immunizations) 2. On-line prompts are automatic once created, resulting in automatic on-line Alerts/Reminders for procedures overdue 3....

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

Corrections - Feb 1, 2009 - American Family Physician

Feb 1, 2009 - ...of Female Sexual Dysfunction, (March 1, 2008, page 635) an incorrect source was listed for a portion of Table 5 on page 639 and the following sentence on page 638: The ALLOW (Ask, Legitimize, Limitations, Open up, Work together) model facilitates completion of the sexual history and...

American Family Physician : Corrections

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/0201/p180a.html

Cultural Aspects of Caring for Refugees - Medicine and Society - American Family Physician

Mar 15, 1998 - ...uncommon diagnoses. For example, while beating is the most common type of torture, thermal and chemical burns, electrical torture, rape, sexual abuse, environmental manipulation, pharmacologic torture, asphyxiation and suspension by wrists are among other forms of torture used.4...

American Family Physician : Medicine and Society

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1998/0315/p1245.html

Cultural Controversies on Child Abuse - Letters to the Editor - American Family Physician

Oct 1, 2001 - ...amount to child abuse. There are certain cultures that practice infanticide of defective infants (sometimes defective only because they are female). Is it culturally insensitive to condemn this? It is considered child abuse to pray over a child instead of operating on his or her...

American Family Physician : Letter

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2001/1001/p1142.html

Current Concepts in Concussion: Evaluation and Management

...are no definitive data on whether males or females are at greater risk of concussions, different mechanisms of injury have been suggested. Males seem prone to concussion through player-to-player contact, whereas concussions in females tend to be caused by con- tact with the...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0115/p123.pdf

Current Concepts in Concussion: Evaluation and Management - American Family Physician

Jan 15, 2012 - Concussion is a disturbance in brain function caused by direct or indirect force to the head. It is a functional rather than structural injury that results from shear stress to brain tissue caused by rotational or angular forces—direct impact to the head is not required. Initial ...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0115/p123.html

Current Concepts in Concussion: Initial Evaluation and Management - American Family ...

Apr 1, 2019 - Mild traumatic brain injury, also known as concussion, is common in adults and youth and is a major health concern. Concussion is caused by direct or indirect external trauma to the head resulting in shear stress to brain tissue from rotational or angular forces. Concussion can affect a...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0401/p426.html

Delegates Handbook

...and when appropriate prescribe PrEP as a routine part of STI prevention as noted in its policy statement on Prevention and Control of Sexually Transmitted and Blood Borne Infections. 418 Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Programs RESOLVED, That the American Academy of Family...

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Delegates Handbook

...and when appropriate prescribe PrEP as a routine part of STI prevention as noted in its policy statement on Prevention and Control of Sexually Transmitted and Blood Borne Infections. 418 Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Programs RESOLVED, That the American Academy of Family...

About AAFP

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

Depression in Children and Adolescents - American Family Physician

Nov 15, 2000 - Depression among children and adolescents is common but frequently unrecognized. It affects 2 percent of prepubertal children and 5 to 8 percent of adolescents. The clinical spectrum of the disease can range from simple sadness to a major depressive or bipolar disorder. Risk factors ...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2000/1115/p2297.html

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