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Prevention and Management of CVD Risk in Primary Care: Summary of the Clinical Practice Guideline

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Toward Optimized Practice

Description:

By removing lipid targets and associated monitoring of lipid levels, as well as other streamlining measures, the management of lipids and cardiovascular disease risk has been significantly simplified. Additionally, by targeting risk, clinicians can identify patients most likely to benefit while actively involving these patients in their care.

Category:
Chronic Disease Management,

Preventive Care Checklist FormĀ© - For average-risk, routine, female health assessments

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The College of Family Physicians of Canada (endorsed)

Description:

Current recommendations to support family physicians in providing comprehensive, evidence-based care to patients during periodic health examinations. Developed by Dr. V. Dubey, Dr. R. Mathew, Dr. K. Igla
  See explanations for the Checklist Form.

Category:
Prevention & Screening, Women's Health,

Preventive Care Checklist FormĀ© - For average-risk, routine, male health assessments

Source:

The College of Family Physicians of Canada (endorsed)

Description:

Current recommendations to support family physicians in providing comprehensive, evidence-based care to patients during periodic health examinations. Developed by Dr. V. Dubey, Dr. R. Mathew, Dr. K. Igla
  See explanations for the Checklist Form.

Category:
Prevention & Screening,

Prostate Cancer Screening Recommendations 2014

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Canadian Task Force for Preventive Health Care

Description:

Benefits and Harms of PSA Screening

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Prevention & Screening,

Radiology - Five Things Physcians and Patients Should Question

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Choosing Wisely Canada | Canadian Association of Radiologists

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Deprescribing, Radiology/Diagnostic Imaging,

Viral Prescription Pad

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Choosing Wisely Canada

Description:

The Viral Prescription Pad and Delayed Prescription are components of Choosing Wisely Canada's Using Antibiotics Wisely national campaign to help clinicians and patients engage in conversations about unnecessary antibiotic use. These tools are designed to help address overuse in the community.

Category:
Deprescribing,

Youth Mental Health: Anxiety and Depression Tool

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Centre for Effective Practice

Description:

Approximately 20 per cent of Ontario youth have a mental health disorder causing significant distress and impairing their functioning at home, at school, with peers or in the community. The most common are anxiety, and behavioural and depressive disorders. The Youth Mental Health: Anxiety and Depression Tool is designed to help family physicians and primary care nurse practitioners detect and manage anxiety and depression among youth patients aged 12–24.

Category:
Mental Health & Addictions,