Jun 15, 2016 - An occupational illness is an event or exposure that occurs in the workplace that causes or contributes to a condition or worsens a preexisting condition. If an occupational disorder is suspected, a directed history should be taken with particular attention to establishing a temporal ...
American Family Physician : Article
Apr 1, 2018 - Pneumococcal vaccines had no significant effect on mortality from cardiorespiratory disease when compared with control and had no significant effect on all-cause mortality. Find out more.
American Family Physician : Medicine by the Numbers
Jul 15, 2016 - The USPSTF recommends against screening for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in asymptomatic adults.
American Family Physician : U.S. Preventive Services Task Force