Fistula First provides clinical and organizational changes for increasing arteriovenous fistula (AVF) use and improving hemodialysis patient outcomes.
This package describes 11 steps to improve hemodialysis:
- Routine continuous quality improvement (CQI) review of vascular access
- Timely referral to nephrologists
- Early referral to surgeon for “AVF only” evaluation and timely placement...
These Community How To Guides address fundamental components of planning and implementing a comprehensive underage drinking prevention program. The guides are designed to be brief, easy to read, and easy to use.
Each guide contains a resource section to assist readers in obtaining additional and detailed information about the topics covered in that guide. The appendices include useful tools for each topic area to help communities jump-start their planning...
This form may be used by patients either at home or during their office visit to plan their self-management goals for managing their chronic illness.
Free registration is required.
This document helps community planning groups, health departments, and other stakeholders understand the issues behind Latino participation in HIV prevention community planning, as well as increase Latino participation in the process. It is a compilation of information collected from a series of regional/national meetings, where Latino staff of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) National Technical Assistance (TA) Providers' Network for Community Planning facilitated...
This clipboard sticker is part of the toolkit for coaches, Heads Up: Concussion in High School Sports. It presents signs and symptoms that may indicate a concussion has occurred, along with an action plan and a place to record emergency phone numbers.
High school coaches can use the toolkit materials to:
- Educate themselves, athletes, parents, and school officials about sports-related concussion
- Work with school officials to develop an action plan for...