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Choosing Wisely: Offer PSA screening for detecting prostate cancer only after engaging ...

Offer PSA screening for detecting prostate cancer only after engaging in shared decision making.

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=274

Choosing Wisely: Don’t diagnose microhematuria solely on the results of a urine ...

Don’t diagnose microhematuria solely on the results of a urine dipstick (macroscopic urinalysis).

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=275

Choosing Wisely: Avoid routine use of antireflux medications for treatment of ...

Avoid routine use of antireflux medications for treatment of symptomatic GERD or for treatment of apnea and desaturation in preterm infants.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=276

Choosing Wisely: Avoid routine continuation of antibiotic therapy beyond 48 hours for ...

Avoid routine continuation of antibiotic therapy beyond 48 hours for initially asymptomatic infants without evidence of bacterial infection.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=277

Choosing Wisely: Avoid routine use of pneumograms for pre-discharge assessment of ...

Avoid routine use of pneumograms for pre-discharge assessment of ongoing and/or prolonged apnea of prematurity.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=278

Choosing Wisely: Avoid routine daily chest radiographs without an indication for ...

Avoid routine daily chest radiographs without an indication for intubated infants.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=279

Choosing Wisely: Avoid routine screening term-equivalent or discharge brain MRIs in ...

Avoid routine screening term-equivalent or discharge brain MRIs in preterm infants.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=280

Choosing Wisely: Don’t order a duplicate genetic test for an inherited condition unless...

Don’t order a duplicate genetic test for an inherited condition unless there is uncertainty about the validity of the existing test result.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=281

Choosing Wisely: Don’t order apolipoprotein E genetic testing as a predictive test for ...

Don’t order apolipoprotein E genetic testing as a predictive test for Alzheimer disease.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=282

Choosing Wisely: Don’t order MTHFR genetic testing for the risk assessment of ...

Don’t order MTHFR genetic testing for the risk assessment of hereditary thrombophilia.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=283

Choosing Wisely: Don’t order HFE genetic testing for a patient without iron overload or...

Don’t order HFE genetic testing for a patient without iron overload or a family history of HFE-associated hereditary hemochromatosis.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=284

Choosing Wisely: Don’t use systemic (oral or injected) corticosteroids as a long-term ...

Don’t use systemic (oral or injected) corticosteroids as a long-term treatment for dermatitis.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=285

Choosing Wisely: Don’t use skin prick tests or blood tests such as the ...

Don’t use skin prick tests or blood tests such as the radioallergosorbent test for the routine evaluation of eczema.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=286

Choosing Wisely: Don’t routinely use antibiotics to treat bilateral swelling and ...

Don’t routinely use antibiotics to treat bilateral swelling and redness of the lower leg unless there is clear evidence of infection.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=287

Choosing Wisely: Don’t routinely prescribe antibiotics for inflamed epidermal cysts. - ...

Don’t routinely prescribe antibiotics for inflamed epidermal cysts.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=288

Choosing Wisely: Don’t continue antibiotics beyond 72 hours in hospitalized patients ...

Don’t continue antibiotics beyond 72 hours in hospitalized patients unless patient has clear evidence of infection.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=289

Choosing Wisely: Don’t treat patients who have mild cervical dysplasia of less than two...

Don’t treat patients who have mild cervical dysplasia of less than two years’ duration.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=29

Choosing Wisely: Avoid invasive devices (including central venous catheters, ...

Avoid invasive devices (including central venous catheters, endotracheal tubes, and urinary catheters) and, if required, use no longer than necessary. They pose a major risk for infections.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=290

Choosing Wisely: Don’t perform urinalysis, urine culture, blood culture or C. difficile...

Don’t perform urinalysis, urine culture, blood culture or C. difficile testing unless patients have signs or symptoms of infection. Tests can be falsely positive leading to over diagnosis and overtreatment.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=291

Choosing Wisely: Don’t use antibiotics in patients with recent C. difficile without ...

Don’t use antibiotics in patients with recent C. difficile without convincing evidence of need. Antibiotics pose a high risk of C. difficile recurrence.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=292

Choosing Wisely: Don’t continue surgical prophylactic antibiotics after the patient has...

Don’t continue surgical prophylactic antibiotics after the patient has left the operating room.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=293

Choosing Wisely: Don’t perform routine cervical length screening for preterm birth risk...

Don’t perform routine cervical length screening for preterm birth risk assessment in asymptomatic women before 16 weeks of gestation or beyond 24 weeks of gestation.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=294

Choosing Wisely: Don’t perform antenatal testing on women with the diagnosis of ...

Don’t perform antenatal testing on women with the diagnosis of gestational diabetes who are well controlled by diet alone and without other indications for testing.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=295

Choosing Wisely: Don’t place women, even those at high-risk, on activity restriction to...

Don’t place women, even those at high-risk, on activity restriction to prevent preterm birth.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=296

Choosing Wisely: Don’t perform maternal serologic studies for cytomegalovirus (CMV) and...

Don’t perform maternal serologic studies for cytomegalovirus (CMV) and toxoplasmosis as part of routine prenatal laboratory studies.

American Family Physician : Choosing Wisely Recommendations

https://www.aafp.org/afp/recommendations/viewRecommendation.htm?recommendationId=297

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