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Third Session -- 2005 Congress of Delegates

...85 percent of our patients, but you know even when that patient goes away for his lymphoma care, he comes back to his diabetes and his hypertension and maybe his dementia that you’re taking care of, so we do take care of, and we should be proud of that and we should share that with...

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Third Session -- 2006 Congress of Delegates

...I’ve also experienced the healthcare system from the other side of the exam table. My father has hypertension, diabetes and renal failure and he’s been on dialysis now for the last 7 years. We’ve gotten to experience denied payments, mega workups in the emergency department and...

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Resolution 316

...standard 18 manner.7 Collaborative programs have demonstrated success in other areas, including 19 hyperlipidemia, asthma, diabetes, and hypertension.8 The program basics are similar in each 20 instance. Pharmacist participation entails monitoring compliance, reviewing drug therapy,...

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Resolution 605

... Health Behavior  Heart Failure  Hypertension  Maternity Care  Mental Health in the Community  Pain Management  Preventive Care  Well Child Care The AAFP recognizes that open communication including advance care planning between physician and patient care is optimal....

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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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March 2019 Acronym List

.... . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ashley Bentley JNC . . . . . . . . . . Joint National Committee on the Detection, Evaluation and Treatment of Hypertension . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . JRC . . . . . . . . . . Joint Review Committee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ....

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Res. 410-427 - Resolutions Referred to Reference Committee on Health of the Public and ...

...· Discuss evidence-based lifestyle approaches to common conditions (e.g. obesity, hypertension, metabolic syndrome, diabetes, etc.) seen in family medicine. · Increase the awareness of the Lifestyle Medicine MIG to medical students and residents who have a keen interest in healthy...

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Res. 410-427 - Resolutions Referred to Reference Committee on Health of the Public and ...

...obesity, hypertension, metabolic syndrome, diabetes, etc.) seen in family 23 medicine. 24 o Increase the awareness of the Lifestyle Medicine MIG to medical students and 25 residents who have a keen interest in healthy lifestyles to improve the 26 recruitment and retention of...

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A Fundamental Asset in Health Care: Valuing Family Physicians

...when it comes to conditions that tend to be underpaid according to the models they developed, which include asthma, obesity, and hypertension. Fifield J, Forrest DD, Martin-Peele M, et al. A randomized, controlled trial of implementing the patient-centered medical home model in...

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Choosing Wisely: Tests for Heart Disease

...Have your blood pressure taken. Make sure your doctor regularly checks your blood pressure, especially if you have hypertension or a history of heart disease. Talk to Your Doctor About... When You Need Tests for Heart Disease - and When You Don’t. 1. 2. 3. THe ProbLem...

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International Update Newsletter

...facilities and poor systems for charting and data collection. The doctors stated that they do battle the usual chronic diseases including hypertension, diabetes, coronary atherosclerosis and stroke. Family Medicine Symposium Since Georgia’s independence from the Soviet Union...

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International Update Newsletter

...the disease may include portal hypertension, cor pulmonale and obstructive uropathy. Despite limited lab resources, we diagnose schistosomiasis via stool or urine microscopy and treat with Praziquantel. As part of the Lalmba vision of being a place of hope, clinicians...

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International Update Newsletter- Summer 2012

...population-level, diabetes in the hilly town of Idate where disaster victims couldn’t safely exercise, and hypertension in a heavily damaged area Miyagi where survivors could exercise, but were highly stressed. PCAT collaborating with psychologists also created psychiatric...

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Systematic Review of Community Water Fluoridation

This review evaluates evidence on potential benefit s and harms of community water fluoridation (CWF). Many local government jurisdictions are con sidering whether or not to start or continue CWF programs. Individuals and groups opposed to CW F often raise concerns about potential harms...

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Navigating_the_Health_Care_System.ppt

...Has diabetes, hypertension and chronic shoulder pain Insured through BCBS State Health Plan *Used with permission First steps I referred to a pamphlet about the Internal Medicine phone system to help me schedule my appointment. It was easy to understand, and I knew exactly...

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Impact of Frequency of Multi-Vitamin/Multi-Mineral Supplement Intake on Nutritional ...

...immune function, and impaired cognitive function, as well as chronic diseases, such as certain cancers, age-related eye diseases, hypertension, and possibly coronary heart disease and stroke [14,25,26]. Low intakes of calcium, potassium, iron (adolescent and adult females), dietary...

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Quest_%20ANA-IFA_Monograph.pdf

...was positive for hypertension (parents), hyperlipidemia (parents), and rheumatoid arthritis (brother). The patient had never smoked cigarettes and the review of systems was unremarkable. On examination, the patient appeared comfortable and in no pain; vital signs were...

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FMX Exhibit, Sponsorship, and Advertising Opportunities

...Hypertension Emotional problems Coughs/colds Respiratory infections Arthritis Chronic Conditions Treated by Family Physicians: Common In-office Procedures Performed by Family Physicians: EKG 89% Skin procedures 86% 58% Pulmonary function testing...

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Jennifer K. Carroll, MD, MPH

...practice based research projects, many of which have addressed health disparities in chronic conditions (e.g. hypertension, diabetes, HIV, cancer) and lifestyle determinants of chronic disease prevention for underserved populations. Dr. Carroll’s research has focused on the...

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The Who Report

...Hypertension 88% Emotional Problems 83% Cough/Cold 82% Respiratory Infection 77% Arthritis 73% Reflux Disease/Heartburn 71% Gynecologic Problem 67% Adult Vaccinations 66% Diabetes 63% Asthma 62% Osteoporosis 58% Fibromayalgia 58% Prostate Problem...

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Recent AAFP Geriatric Care Activities

...Care to Patients with Dementia (problem-based learning session which utilized simulated case-style discussion); and Adult and Elderly Hypertension. Selected courses from the Geriatric Medicine Live National meeting have included: Geriatric Polypharmacy and High Risk Medication Use;...

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...Hypertension Average Number of Diagnoses Per Visit 7% 16% 34% 43% 0% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% 30% 35% 40% 45% 50% Only One Two Three Four + Prescriptions 7% OB-GYNs % of Medication Prescribed by Primary Care Physicians 22% Family Physicians 19%...

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Clif Knight: Introducing the Challenge

...Hypertension 86% Cholesterol problems 80% Emotional problems 80% Cough/cold 79% Obesity 78% Arthritis 78% Adult vaccinations 78% Dermatologic problem 76% Reflux disease heartburn 76% Allergies 74% Urinary track infection 74% COPD 73%...

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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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