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...A 78-year-old man with a history of diabetes mellitus and hypertension presented with a four-month history of progressively worsen- ing, painless swelling at the base of his left thumbnail. The swelling was accompanied by a serosanguineous discharge at the cuticle. There was no...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0415/p663.pdf

...She had nausea that began two days after the bite. She did not have fever, sore throat, joint aches, or body aches. She had a history of hypertension, gastroesophageal reflux disease, hyperlipid- emia, and osteoarthritis. She had no history of atopic dermatitis. Examination...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0401/p581.pdf

'Flipped Classroom' Format to Be Piloted at FMX in Denver

May 1, 2015 - Attendees at this year's AAFP Family Medicine Experience in Denver will be treated to a first for this venue: the chance to participate in CME offered in a flipped classroom format.

AAFP News : Physician Education and Development

https://www.aafp.org/news/education-professional-development/20150501flippedclass.html

"Dietary Supplements: How Family Physicians Can Address Safety Concerns by Working with...

...ingredients, including corticosteroids, phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors, or sibutramine.18 Serious drug-drug interactions leading to hypertension or hepatic or cardiac toxicity have been documented.19,20 What can a physician do to support and protect patients from harm if...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/0115/p97.pdf

"My Rings Won't Fit Anymore" - Photo Quiz - American Family Physician

May 1, 2005 - Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.

American Family Physician : Photo Quiz

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0501/p1766.html

"You Should See My Doctor": Cost-Effective Marketing Ideas for Your Practice -- FPM

Jan 1, 2002 - Marketing doesn’t have to be expensive, complicated or unethical. To begin, simply treat your current patients right.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2002/0100/p33.html

(PBL) Acute and Chronic Heart Failure

...man here for routine follow up of HTN. He is not checking blood pressures at home. He is somewhat limited in his ability to walk by knee pain, but does not report any angina or shortness of breath. History of Present Illness 5 Hypertension Osteoarthritis of the knee...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-001-002.pdf

(PBL) Chronic Kidney Disease and End-Stage Renal Disease Diagnosis and Management

...Past Medical History •Hypertension •Insulin dependent diabetes mellitus •Hyperlipidemia •CKD stage 3aA1 (Cr baseline 1.3 with eGFR of 46 mL/min/1.73m2) 6 Tina’s CKD Stage: Medications •Aspirin 81mg •Lantus 20u QHS •Metformin 1000mg BID •Simvastatin 10mg daily •Metoprolol...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-153-154.pdf

(PBL) Chronic Pain Management: Taming the Opioid Dragon

...• 60 year old male with chronic back pain x 10 years, HTN, BMI 27 • New to the area - wants to establish with you • No recent imaging • Current Medications - without change x years • Hydrocodone‐Acet 10‐325 mg - 2 tablets qid • Fentanyl patch 25 mcg/hour - every 3 days •...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-163-164.pdf

(PBL) Clostridioides Difficile (Pseudomembranous Colitis)

...• Hypertension • Obesity (BMI 35) • Chronic kidney disease Stage III • Diabetes Mellitus Type II • Chronic constipation Past Surgical History • None 6 Case One: Medications • lisinopril • metformin • polyethylene glycol 3350 Social History • Rare alcohol • No tobacco...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-104-105.pdf

(PBL) Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism Management: The Clot Thickens

...Past Medical History • HTN, controlled - 12 years. • Former smoker, 1 ppd age 19 - 41. • Reports some mild varicose veins in recent years, asymptomatic. Medications, Allergies • HCTZ 25 mg daily, lisinopril 10 mg daily. - BP has been controlled on this regimen. • NKDA, 6...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-024-and-332.pdf

(PBL) Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

...HTN, controlled HLD, controlled T2DM, no CAD, no ASPVD, no CKD, no CVA • PSH and Ob/GYN: G1P1 (term uncomplicated vaginal birth) • Tobacco: no • ETOH/Drug: Never! • Allergies: none • Meds: Lisinopril 5mg, Lipitor 10mg, Metformin 500mg bid • Family History: Siblings with HTN, HLD,...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-085-087.pdf

(PBL) Dermatologic Conditions: Family Docs Have Skin in the Game

...• Side Effects • Dry lips and dry skin • Decreased night vision • Headache • Epistaxis • Backache • Benign intracranial hypertension • Mild to moderate elevation in liver enzymes • Elevation in lipids, especially triglycerides • Depression and suicide 19 Isotretinoin • It is a...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-114-115.pdf

(PBL) Diabetes Treatment Update: After Metformin

...Case 1 JS • 69 year old male • Type 2 Diabetes x 13 years • OSA • HTN • Grade 2 Diastolic Heart Failure • Obesity • Does not exercise Medications • amlodipine 5 mg daily • aspirin 81 mg daily • atorvastatin 20 mg daily • losartan 25 mg daily • metformin 500 mg BID (unable to...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-046-047.pdf

(PBL) Integrating Behavioral Health Into Primary Care

...• Hypertension • Diabetes • Depression • Obesity 9 Acknowledgment Different Ways You Can Integrate Behavioral Health Into Primary Care 10 IBH REQUIRES TEAMWORK Some Elements that Both Facilitate and Hinder Essential Elements of Teamwork Communication...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-335-336.pdf

(PBL) Managing Acute and Chronic Heart Failure

...man here for routine follow up of HTN. He is not checking blood pressures at home. He is somewhat limited in his ability to walk by knee pain, but does not report any angina or shortness of breath. History of Present Illness 5 Hypertension Osteoarthritis of the knee...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx18-047-048.pdf

(PBL) Musculoskeletal Exam Techniques: Evidence-Based Treatment for Upper and Lower ...

...• PMHx: HTN • Remote PSx: Appendectomy, no shoulder/neck/ortho surgeries Social History • Recently retired military - Now working as govt contractor (desk job) - But real passion is woodworking/carpentry • Enjoys sports, plays rec softball, occasional basketball when he...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-128-130.pdf

(PBL) Navigating the Complexities of Contraceptive Care

...Let’s practice! • 37 year old P3 with hypertension. Blood pressure today 145/85. Wants to re- start combined oral contraceptives (COCs) (MEC 3). - Elicit patient preferences - Personalize counseling on risks and benefits - Interactively establish a plan Individualized decision...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx19-269-270.pdf

(PBL) Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Myositis: Oh My Aching Muscles!

...• 55 year old woman with a history of hypertension presents with a 10 year history of diffuse muscle pain and morning fatigue. Her pain was worsening over time. On exam, she was tender to palpation over the neck, shoulders, and hips, among other areas. No weakness was detected....

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx18-110-111.pdf

(PBL) Upper and Lower Extremity Musculoskeletal Exam Techniques: Evidence-Based Treatment

...Past Medical History • PMHx: HTN • Remote PSx: Appendectomy, no shoulder/neck/ortho surgeries 15 Social History • Recently retired military - Now working as govt contractor (desk job) - But real passion is woodworking/carpentry • Enjoys sports, plays rec softball,...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx18-158-159.pdf

(PBL) Venous Thromboembolism: Management: VTE and PE - The Clot Thickens

...• HTN, controlled - 12 years. • Former smoker, 1 ppd age 19 - 41. • Reports some mild varicose veins in recent years, asymptomatic. 6 Medications, Allergies • HCTZ 25 mg daily, lisinopril 10 mg daily. - BP has been controlled on this regimen. • NKDA, Family...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx18-049-050.pdf

(PBL) Well Woman Exam: The New Well Woman Visit

...CC is a 76yo woman with type 2 diabetes and HTN who comes in for a health maintenance visit. Decision Point / Question • Should she take aspirin for CVD and colon cancer prevention? 16 Decision Point / Question • Should she be screened for colon cancer, cervical...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx18-314-315.pdf

(PVL) Atrial Fibrillation: Outpatient Management of Non-Valvular A-Fib

...• Aspirin / dipyridamole • Lisinopril (for hypertension) • Metoprolol (for rate-control) • Atorvastatin • Levothyroxine • Omeprazole Case #1 - Meds / Vitals / Labs • Normal echo • BP: 135/80 • Pulse: 98 (regular) • Labs: Normal 7 Decision Point / AES Question #1-A •...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx18-043-044.pdf

<FEFF><FEFF>Aspirin for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease: Recommendation ...

...harms of aspirin therapy. Enteric-coated or buffered preparations do not clearly reduce the adverse GI effects of aspirin. Uncontrolled hypertension and concomitant use of anti- coagulants also increase the risk of serious bleeding. TREATMENT The optimal dose of aspirin for...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0615/p1464.pdf

<FEFF><FEFF>Using Nontraditional Risk Factors in Coronary Heart Disease Risk ...

...Framingham risk score do benefit. Examples of persons in the inter- mediate-risk category include a 60-year- old man with untreated hypertension who Table 1. Using Nontraditional Risk Factors in CHD Risk Assessment: Clinical Summary of the USPSTF Recommendation Population...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0215/p441.pdf

<FEFF>Diagnosis and Management of Sodium Disorders: Hyponatremia and Hypernatremia

Date xx, xxxx Scientific

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2015/0301/p299.pdf

<FEFF>Hearing Loss in Older Adults

...t least 28 million U.S. adults have hearing loss.1 After hypertension and arthritis, it is the most common chronic health problem in older persons.2 The impact of hearing loss on soci- ety will increase as baby boomers age, because the age-specific prevalence of hearing loss and...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0615/p1150.pdf

<FEFF>Myocardial Infarction: Management of the Subacute Period

...and Angioten- sin Receptor Blockers. Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors are strongly recommended after an MI in patients with hypertension, diabetes mellitus, an LVEF of 40% or less, or chronic kidney disease.6,10 Randomized controlled trials (RCTs) have established that...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/1101/p581.pdf

<FEFF>See related article on page 000.

...vasculitis, and temporal arteritis.26 Chronic morning headaches may be associated with anxiety and depression, insomnia, sleep apnea, hypertension, musculoskeletal conditions, and use of anxiolytics and alcohol.27 • A transdisciplinary team approach, including cog- nitive...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0515/p672.pdf

<FEFF>Top 20 Research Studies of 2016 for Primary Care Physicians

April 15, 2017

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0501/p572.pdf

<FEFF>Top POEMs of 2015 Consistent with the Principles of the Choosing Wisely Campaign

October 1, 2016

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/1001/p566.pdf

10 Steps to Preparing Your Office for ICD-10 -- Now -- FPM

Feb 1, 2014 - Don't wait any longer. You need to take steps now to meet the Oct. 1 deadline.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2014/0100/p9.html

1025.pdf

...was seen for the preven- tion of severe postpartum hemorrhage, and there was significantly more nausea and vomiting (NNH = 61) and hypertension (NNH = 96) in the women receiving ergometrine-oxytocin.11 Overall, the prophylactic use of oxytocin reduces post- partum hemorrhage and...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0315/p1025.pdf

13 Months of Quality Improvement: Did It Work? -- FPM

Jan 1, 2001 - The article completes a series on one group's participation in the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's chronic care quality improvement project. This article offers lessons learned from the project and explores whether the principles of quality improvement were effective.

Family Practice Management : Articles

https://www.aafp.org/fpm/2001/0100/p55.html

1374.pdf

...Striae, buffalo hump, significant central obesity, easy bruising, hypertension, or proximal muscle weakness Cushing’s disease Tanner staging (Table 1) Primary versus secondary amenorrhea Thyroid examination Thyroid disease Transverse vaginal septum; imperforate hymen...

American Family Physician

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

1403.pdf

...Cardiovascular Hypertension, hyperlipidemia, cardiomyopathy, long QT syndrome, atrial fibrillation Pulmonary Reactive airway disease, obstructive sleep apnea, restrictive lung disease Musculoskeletal Debilitating osteoarthritis, chronic low back pain, immobility...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0415/p1403.pdf

17122154_MACRA_July_Aug FPM Supp.indd

...A 68-year-old patient with type 2 diabetes with no complications, hypertension, and a body mass index (BMI) of 37.2 ICD-10 DESCRIPTION RAF SCORE E11.9 Type 2 diabetes with no complications I10 Hypertension Z68.37 BMI of 37.2 Total Risk = 0.000 *Example #2: A...

Practice Management

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/practice_management/restricted/making-sense-of-macra-bonus-points-for-mips.pdf

18101530 2019 Portfolio DIGITAL VERSION.indd

...PerformanceNavigator Workshop FALL Cardiometabolic Conditions: Diabetes, Hypertension, and Dyslipidemia Family Medicine Experience (FMX) Emergency and Urgent Care FALL Neurology and Behavioral Health for the Family Physician Adult Medicine Skin Conditions and Diseases...

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/images/cme/products/2019%20Portfolio%20DIGITAL.pdf

1953.pdf

...Nonpharmacologic Strategies for Managing Hypertension RANDY WEXLER, M.D., M.P.H., and GLEN AUKERMAN, M.D. Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio D espite all that is known about its adverse health consequences, high blood pressure still is poorly controlled in the...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0601/p1953.pdf

1961.pdf

...Insulin resistance (metabolic syndrome [i.e., obesity, diabetes, hypertriglyceridemia, and hypertension]), lipoatrophy Medications (amiodarone [Cordarone], diltiazem [Cardizem], highly active antiretroviral therapy, steroids, tamoxifen [Nolvadex]) Refeeding syndrome Severe...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2006/0601/p1961.pdf

1995-2006 Index of Board Minutes

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

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/content/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/1995-2006BoardIndex.pdf

1995-2006 Index of Board Minutes

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

About AAFP

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/about_us/congress/restricted/1995-2006BoardIndex.pdf

1997-2008 Index of Board Minutes

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

About AAFP

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

1997-2008 Index of Board Minutes

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

About AAFP

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

2-Step Risk Stratification and Risk Stratified Care Management

...disease • HTN • DM2 • COPD • Asthma • Controlled HF • Low risk SDOH • Stable behavioral health Dx Level 4 • Uncontrolled disease • DM2 with A1C above target • COPD with exacerbation managed as outpatient • HTN out of control • High risk SDOH Level 5 •...

Events

https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/events/fmx/handouts/fmx18-223-224.pdf

2000-2010 Index of Board Minutes

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

About AAFP

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

2000-2010 Index of Board Minutes

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

About AAFP

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

About AAFP

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

About AAFP

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

About AAFP

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

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