Exploring Functional Medicine Fundamentals
Functional Medicine Tools
Connect the Dots
Identify antecedent factors using this intuitive tool, as Martha Calihan, MD, suggests.
Organizing Patient Information
IFM's Director of Medical Education, Kristi Hughes, ND, defines and describes the foundational tool for patient visits, GOTOIT. This heuristic helps clinicians to tailor patient visits within an organizing framework.
Elicit Patient Engagement
Joel Evans, MD, an IFM educator, describes the value of the Functional Medicine Timeline. This simple and powerful tool aids identification of antecedents, triggers, and mediators to diagnose and treat root causes of chronic i...
Tools for Lifestyle Change
Functional Medicine expands your clinical toolbox to help patients with lifestyle change. In this video, Monique Class, MS, APRN, BC, describes IFM's questionnaires and patient-focused nutrition documents. These turnkey tools a...