Endorsed Family Practice Resources
Family Practice Resources are clinical tools that have been endorsed by the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) for use in clinical practice. Can’t find a document? Some older documents are not listed, but may be kept on file for future reference. Contact us.
Endorsement signifies that we have reviewed the document, are in general agreement with its contents, and permission has been granted to use our name/logo. The endorsement process includes a review of all materials by our CFPC members, and requires the approval of our CFPC Executive Committee and Board.
Please note that we will not consider endorsement of Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs) unless a CFPC representative has participated in the development of those CPGs. To request a CFPC representative (usually a practicing family physician who is a Certificant of the College), please contact us.
Home measurement of blood pressure. A step-by-step educational video that provides visual instruction and narration on everything you need to know about measuring your blood pressure at home. Blood Pressure Canada.
The brochure defines high blood pressure and tells how blood pressure is measured, and gives advice for home blood pressure monitoring and following a healthy diet.
Intimate partner violence This new consensus statement reflects both the emerging evidence and growing international nderstanding of violence, translating these into practical, timely, and appropriate strategies for health professionals who care for women who experience IPV.
The Preventive Care Checklist Form© was most recently updated in 2015. © The forms have been updated with current recommendations to enable family physicians to provide comprehensive, evidence-based care to patients during period health examinations. The forms were re-endorsed through a peer-review process by the College of Family Physicians of Canada.
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The recent release of the WHO Growth Standards and Growth References has prompted a re-evaluation of which growth charts are appropriate for monitoring and assessing the growth of Canadian children.
Child & Adolescent Health Care
The CFPC endorses the Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care's Recommendations for growth monitoring, and prevention and management of overweight and obesity in children and youth in primary care.
The CFPC endorses The Canadian Concussion Collaborative’s Recommendations for policy development regarding sport-related concussion prevention and management in Canada
The CFPC endorses the Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care's Recommendations for prevention of weight gain and use of behavioural and pharmacologic interventions to manage overweight and obesity in adults in primary care.
The CFPC endorses the Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care's Recommendations on Screening for Cervical Cancer.