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AAFP offers qualified endorsement for CVD guideline

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 26, 2014

The AAFP gave its qualified endorsement to a guideline from the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology on reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease through diet and physical activity. The Academy noted data used to support lifestyle recommendations came from patients with hypertension and hyperlipidemia, and that salt guidelines were based on low-level evidence. AAFP News (08/25)


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ACIP says older adults should get PCV13 vaccination

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 28, 2014

USPSTF recommends interventions for overweight patients facing CVD risks

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 26, 2014

Hypertension self-care lowers BP in at-risk patients

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 28, 2014

AAFP voices concerns with proposed Medicare fee schedule

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 28, 2014

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Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 27, 2014

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Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 27, 2014

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Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 27, 2014

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Family Medicine SmartBrief | Aug 28, 2014


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