Patient Education Handouts

Each issue of Osteopathic Family Physician, the ACOFP’s official journal features a ready-to-use patient handout. These handouts have been prepared by physician members of the OFP’s Editorial Committee. Just download the below PDFs and print out for easy distribution to your patients.

Cardiovascular Health Handouts

Heart Failure
High Blood Pressure Treatment Guidelines

Children's Health Handouts

Concussion, Parent's Guide


Diabetes Update


Clostridium Difficile (C. diff)

Medications Handouts

Warfarin Therapy

Men's Health Handouts

Erectile Dysfunction

Miscellaneous Handouts

Oral Hygiene
Plantar Fasciitis
Skin Cancer

Practice Management

Patient Centered Medical Home


Environmental Asthma Triggers
Respiratory Tract Infections

Women's Health Handouts

Birth Control, Subdermal Implants
Birth Control Methods
Breast Cancer Screening

The Osteopathic Family Physician Patient Education Handouts are a public service of the ACOFP. The information and recommendations appearing on this page are appropriate in many instances; however, they are not a substitute for medical diagnosis by a physician. For specific information concerning your personal medical condition, ACOFP suggests that you consult your family physician. This page may be photocopied noncommercially by physicians and other health care professionals to share with their patients.