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These documents were developed by other organizations and endorsed by the College of Family Physicians of Canada.

Articles and Publications


Patient Education Materials on Physical Activity

Category: Patient / Practitioner / Physical Activity / Health Assessment and Monitoring Tools / Endorsements and Recommendations / Introduction / What can I do / Where can I get help
Physical inactivity is the fourth leading risk factor for death worldwide, and low cardiorespiratory fitness exposes a patient to a greater risk of dying than does smoking, obesity, hypertension, or high cholesterol. Current estimates show that four out of five Canadians are not meeting national physical activity guidelines. The good news is that physicians are starting to become more engaged on this issue. Seven evidence-based patient handouts were created based on the most commonly presenting chronic conditions in family practice, employing extensive patient and provider input.
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Resources


Best Advice Guide: Chronic Care Management in a Patient’s Medical Home

Category : Patient / Practitioner / Chronic Diseases / Endorsements and Recommendations / Videos & Tools supporting change / Where can I get help
CFPC’s Best Advice Guide: Chronic Care Management in a Patient’s Medical Home provides actionable advice to family physicians about chronic care management in family practice settings.

BEST ADVICE GUIDES

Category : Practitioner / Endorsements and Recommendations
Our Best Advice Guides are short, practical documents designed to help family physicians implement the pillars of the Patient’s Medical Home in your practice.

Patient’s Medical Home Videos

Category : Patient / Practitioner / Endorsements and Recommendations / Videos & Tools supporting change
Our Patient’s Medical Home videos feature stories from family physicians and clinics that are championing the Patient’s Medical Home in their communities. Learn what worked for them and apply what les

Tools


Preventive Care Checklist Forms

Category : Endorsements and Recommendations