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Clinic Curriculum

Clinic Curriculum

Anemia

Anemia in Adults: A Contemporary Approach to Diagnosis. Tefferi, Aylew. Mayo Clin Proc. 2003;78:1274-1280

Breast Mass

Evaluation of Palpable Breast Mass. Klein, Susan. American Family Physician. May 2005. 1731-1738

Diabetes Mellitus

Management of Diabetes: Synopsis of the 2016 ADA Standards. Chamberlain, James. Annals of Internal Medicine March 2016; 164:542-552. 

Management of Hyperglycemia in Type 2 Diabetes 2015: A Patient Centered Approach. Diabetes Care Volume 38. January 2015

Gout

Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention of Gout. Hainer, Barry. American Family Physician. 2014

Guidelines

United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) Guidelines

Task Force Guidelines 2016-1017

Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices

Center for Disease Control and Prevention 2016

HIV

On Demand Pre-exposure Prophylaxis in Men at High Risk for HIV-1 Infection. Milina, J. NEJM 2015. DOI 10.1056. 2237-2246

Hypertension

Hypertension in the Clinic. Weir, Matthew. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2014. 

Spironolactone in Resistant Hypertension. (PATHWAY2). Williams, Bryan. Lancet 2015 386: 2059-68

Hyperlipidemia

Treatment of Blood Cholestrol to Reduce Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease: Synopsis of 2013 American College of Cardiology Heart Association Cholesterol Guidelines. 2013 ACC?AHA Guidelines. Annals of Internal Med. 2014;160:339-343

Evolocumab (Efficacy and Safety of Evolocumab in Reducing Lipids and Cardiovascular Events). Sabatine, Marc. NEJM April 2015. 1500-1509

Influenza

Management of Influenza. Erlikh, Irina. American Family Physician. Volume 82. Number 9. 2010. 1088-1095

Lumbago

Low Back Pain. Deyo, Richard. New England Journal of Medicine 344 No 5. February 2001 363-370 

Pap Smear

2012 Updated Guidelines for the Management of Abnormal Cervical Cancer Screening Tests. Massad, L. 2013. American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology. Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease, Volume 17, Number 5 2013 S1-S27

Perimenopause

Perimenopause: In the Clinic. McNamara, Megan. Annals of Internal Medicine. 3 February 2015

Smoking

Smoking Cessation: In the Clinic. Laine, Christine. 2007 American College of Physicians. February 2007.  

Upper Respiratory Infections

Appropriate Antibiotic Use for Acute Respiratory Tract Infection in Adults: Advice for High-Value Care From the American College of Physicians and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Harris, Aaron. American College of Physicians. Annals of Internal Medicine Vol 164 No 6 15 March 2016

Weight Loss

Investigation and Management of Unintentional Weight Loss in Older Adults. McMinn, Jenna. BMJ 2011; 342d1732 doi 10.1136/bmk.1732