Family Practice Notes Archive

Constipation Management in Primary Care

Constipation Passage of less than 3 stools per week, lump/hard stool, straining, feeling of incomplete evacuation.

Vitamin D in Primary Care

Sources; UpToDate, Audio Digest Vitamin D is a Fat soluble vitamin with its main role =

Osteoporosis

Source uptodate.com, Family Practice Notebook Definition: Low bone mass leading to increase risk of fracture  

BPH

Source: JAPPA, uptodate Benign prostatic hyperplasia Epidemiology: 50% of men by 50, 90% by 80 Cause: