Read the full recommendation which includes a treatment algorithm and more information about antibiotic choices. These guidelines are provided only as assistance for physicians making clinical decisions regarding the care of their patients. As with all clinical reference resources, they reflect the best understanding of the science of medicine at the time of publication, but they should be used with the clear understanding that continued research may result in new knowledge and recommendations. These guidelines are only one element in the complex process of improving the health of America.
Adult Care: Clinical Practice Guidelines for Nurses in Primary Care
Prevention Strategies & Guidelines | Overweight & Obesity | CDC
Check it out! These services both prevent and detect illnesses and diseases—from flu to cancer—in their earlier, more treatable stages, significantly reducing the risk of illness, disability, early death, and medical care costs. Yet, despite the fact that these services are covered by Medicare, Medicaid, and many private insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act, millions of children, adolescents, and adults go without clinical preventive services that could protect them from developing a number of serious diseases or help them treat certain health conditions before they worsen. Clinical preventive services offer tremendous opportunity to save years of life and to help people live better during those years.
Women’s Preventive Services Guidelines
To reverse the obesity epidemic, places and practices need to support healthy eating and active living in many settings. Below are recommended strategies to prevent obesity. Physical Activity: Built Environment Approaches Combining Transportation System Interventions with Land Use and Environmental Design External The Community Preventive Services Task Force recommends built environment strategies that combine one or more interventions to improve pedestrian or bicycle transportation systems with one or more land use and environmental design interventions to increase physical activity.