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Research supports patient self-management strategies in primary care

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Sep 21, 2016

A study published online by Healthcare validated earlier research backing five strategies for supporting patient self-management. Researchers in the latest study used the earlier data to develop a scale for evaluating primary care clinicians in terms of patient self-management support, then surveyed an additional 139 primary care clinicians on their use of the five strategies. AAFP News (09/20)


Report: Sleep duration, disorders can be CVD risk factors

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Sep 22, 2016

AAFP town hall covers opioids, burnout, MACRA

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Sep 20, 2016

Report warns against codeine in prescriptions for children

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Sep 20, 2016

After-visit summary tool could be improved, say physicians, patients

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Sep 19, 2016

Study: BP, CVD risk should be considered in hypertension diagnosis, treatment

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Sep 19, 2016

New AAFP president pledges to represent all family physicians

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Sep 22, 2016

Meigs: FPs deserve to have their value recognized

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Sep 23, 2016

AAFP Congress of Delegates chooses president-elect

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Sep 22, 2016

Study links bisphosphonate use to reduced all-cause mortality

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Sep 21, 2016


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