Salam Clinic & Health care services offer adult preventative services, as per international guidelines.
EXAMINATION & COUNSELING
Physical Exam and Counseling
Every three years
At each visit. At least once every two years if blood
pressure is less than 120/80 mmHg and yearly if blood pressure is 120-139/80-90
Clinical Breast Exam (CBE)
Screen/Counsel for Tobacco, Alcohol and Substance Abuse
Each visit as appropriate
Height and weight/body mass index (BMI) at each visit.
Blood Cholesterol (full fasting lipid profile)
Every five years
For those with a sustained blood pressure greater than 135/80
or with hypertension or hyperlipidemia or High risk for Diabetes
Hepatitis B & C Screening
Offer 1-time screening for infection to adults
All adults up to age 65. Screen older adults if at high risk.
Thyroid function (TSH)
TSH every 5 years for women >50
Periodically > 40 years
Fecal Occult Blood
Every five years
Every ten years
Women 65 and older. Younger women who are at high risk.
Prostate Cancer Screening
Men 40-49 years – Discuss benefits vs. harms in high/very
high risk men.
Men ages 50-69 – Discussion of benefits vs. harms of
screening in average risk men. Not recommended in average
risk men under age 50 and over age 69 years, or in men with a life expectancy of
less than 10-15 years
Lung cancer screening
Annual screening for adults ages 55 to 80 who have a 30-pack
a year smoking history and currently smoke or quit smoking within the past 15
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening
One ultrasound screening for men aged 65 to 75 who have ever
1 dose every year
1 dose for those 65 and older. Those at high risk or with a
history of asthma or smoking should have 1 dose between ages 19 and 64 with a
booster 5 years later
3 doses for those at high risk
Shingles (herpes zoster)
1 dose for those 60 and older
1 dose for ages 19 – 24 if no history of vaccination. Can be
given after age 40 if at high risk.
Low–dose aspirin therapy
For men ages 45 – 79 and women ages 55 – 79 and others with
Tobacco cessation products
Nicotine replacement or tobacco cessation products for up to
3 months. Coverage is continued for an additional 3 months if you have
successfully quit smoking (a maximum of 6 months per calendar year).
Vitamin D supplement
Vitamin D2 or Vitamin D3 (with or without calcium) containing
1,000 IU or less for adults age 65 and older who are at increased risk for falls
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