Guidelines and reviews in clinical practice

Clinical practice. Selecting asymptomatic patients for coronary computed tomography or electrocardiographic exercise testing.
N Engl J Med. 2003 Jul 31;349(5):465-73.

Clinical practice. Acute uncomplicated urinary tract infection in women.
N Engl J Med. 2003 Jul 17;349(3):259-66.

Clinical practice. Valvular heart disease in pregnancy.
N Engl J Med. 2003 Jul 3;349(1):52-9.

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.
Behavioral counseling in primary care to promote a healthy diet: recommendations and rationale.
Am Fam Physician. 2003 Jun 15;67(12):2573-6.

Newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus.
BMJ. 2003 Jun 21;326(7403):1371.

Clinical practice. Microscopic hematuria.
N Engl J Med. 2003 Jun 5;348(23):2330-8.

Evaluation of the subfertile man.
Am Fam Physician. 2003 May 15;67(10):2165-72.

Should active management of the third stage of labor be routine?
Am Fam Physician. 2003 May 15;67(10):2119-20.

Clinical practice. Restless legs syndrome.
N Engl J Med. 2003 May 22;348(21):2103-9.

Update on the prevention and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases.
Am Fam Physician. 2003 May 1;67(9):1915-22.

Prevention of Atherothrombotic Disease Network.
Critical issues in peripheral arterial disease detection and management: a call to action.
Arch Intern Med. 2003 Apr 28;163(8):884-92.

Clinical practice. Mammographic screening for breast cancer.
N Engl J Med. 2003 Apr 24;348(17):1672-80.

Polyarthralgia.
BMJ. 2003 Apr 19;326(7394):859.

Screening and management of adult hearing loss in primary care: scientific review.
JAMA. 2003 Apr 16;289(15):1976-85.

Research methods used in developing and applying quality indicators in primary care.
BMJ. 2003 Apr 12;326(7393):816-9.

Clinical practice. Care after coronary-artery bypass surgery.
N Engl J Med. 2003 Apr 10;348(15):1456-63.

Chemoprevention of breast cancer: recommendations and rationale.
Am Fam Physician. 2003 Mar 15;67(6):1309-14.

Non-attendance in general practice: a systematic review and its implications for access to primary health care.
Fam Pract. 2003 Apr;20(2):178-84.

Vitamin B12 deficiency.
Am Fam Physician. 2003 Mar 1;67(5):979-86.
Summary for patients in:
Am Fam Physician. 2003 Mar 1;67(5):993-4.

Updated: 16.08.2003

Arne Westgaard

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