JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.
Aug 25th, 2021 - An estimated 13% of all US adults (18 years or older) have diabetes, and 34.5% meet criteria for prediabetes. The prevalences of prediabetes and diabetes are higher in older adults. Estimates of the risk of progression from prediabetes to diabetes vary widely, perhaps because of differences in the definition of prediabetes or the heterogeneity of prediabetes. Diabetes is the leading cause of ki...
European Urology Focus; Beyer K, MacLennan SJ et. al.
Oct 5th, 2021 - Patients are the stewards of their own care and hence their voice is important when designing and implementing research. Patients should be involved not only as participants in research that impacts their care, as the recipients of that care and any associated harms, but also as research collaborators in prioritising important questions from the patient perspective and designing the research an...
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.
Sep 29th, 2021 - Preeclampsia is one of the most serious health problems that affect pregnant persons. It is a complication in approximately 4% of pregnancies in the US and contributes to both maternal and infant morbidity and mortality. Preeclampsia also accounts for 6% of preterm births and 19% of medically indicated preterm births in the US. There are racial and ethnic disparities in the prevalence of and mo...
Cancer Treatment Reviews; Bardi E, Mulder RL et. al.
Sep 28th, 2021 - Survivors of childhood, adolescent and young adult (CAYA) cancer may develop treatment-induced chronic liver disease. Surveillance guidelines can improve survivors' health outcomes. However, current recommendations vary, leading to uncertainty about optimal screening. The International Late Effects of Childhood Cancer Guideline Harmonization Group has developed recommendations for the surveilla...
Kidney International; Rovin BH, Adler SG et. al.
Sep 25th, 2021 - The Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Glomerular Diseases is an update to the KDIGO 2012 guideline. The aim is to assist clinicians caring for individuals with glomerulonephritis (GN), both adults and children. The scope includes various glomerular diseases, including IgA nephropathy and IgA vasculitis, membranous nephropathy, ne...
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Xu J, Mavranezouli I et. al.
Sep 22nd, 2021 - Management of acne vulgaris: summary of NICE guidance.|2021|Xu J,Mavranezouli I,Kuznetsov L,Stephen Murphy M,Healy E,|
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Watson E, Kumar R et. al.
Sep 15th, 2021 - Managing Sleep Problems After Traumatic Brain Injury.|2021|Watson E,Kumar R,Tabio L,Shpigel D,|
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Busse JW, Vankrunkelsven P et. al.
Sep 10th, 2021 - What is the role of medical cannabis or cannabinoids for people living with chronic pain due to cancer or non-cancer causes? Chronic pain is common and distressing and associated with considerable socioeconomic burden globally. Medical cannabis is increasingly used to manage chronic pain, particularly in jurisdictions that have enacted policies to reduce use of opioids; however, existing guidel...
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Martinez YV, Benett I et. al.
Sep 8th, 2021 - Chronic kidney disease: summary of updated NICE guidance.|2021|Martinez YV,Benett I,Lewington AJP,Wierzbicki AS, ,|therapeutic use,therapeutic use,urine,diagnosis,physiopathology,therapy,therapeutic use,
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Johnson S, Lavergne V et. al.
Sep 8th, 2021 - This clinical practice guideline is a focused update on management of Clostridioides difficile infection (CDI) in adults specifically addressing the use of fidaxomicin and bezlotoxumab for the treatment of CDI. This guideline was developed by a multidisciplinary panel representing the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA). Th...
Blood Advances; Cuker A, Tseng EK et. al.
Sep 3rd, 2021 - COVID-19-related critical illness is associated with an increased risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE). These evidence-based guidelines of the American Society of Hematology (ASH) are intended to support patients, clinicians, and other health care professionals in making decisions about the use of anticoagulation for thromboprophylaxis in patients with COVID-19-related critical illness who do n...
Gastroenterology Shah SC, Piazuelo MB et. al.
Aug 30th, 2021 - The purpose of this Clinical Practice Update Expert Review is to provide clinicians with guidance on the diagnosis and management of atrophic gastritis, a common preneoplastic condition of the stomach, with a primary focus on atrophic gastritis due to chronic Helicobacter pylori infection-the most common etiology-or due to autoimmunity. To date, clinical guidance for best practices related to t...
The Journal of Family Practice; Murphy KR, Solis J
Aug 26th, 2021 - • The 2020 Focused Updates to the Asthma Management Guidelines: A Report from the National Asthma Education and Prevention Program Coordinating Committee Expert Panel Working Group provides updated recommendations for 6 topics related to the management of individuals with asthma. • The classification of asthma severity and asthma control, as well as the concept of utilizing a stepwise approach ...
Gastroenterology Kanwal F, Shubrook JH et. al.
Aug 22nd, 2021 - Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) are common conditions with a rising burden. Yet there are significant management gaps between clinical guidelines and practice in patients with NAFLD and NASH. Further, there is no single global guiding strategy for the management of NAFLD and NASH. The American Gastroenterological Association, in collaboration wit...
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.
Aug 11th, 2021 - Gestational diabetes is diabetes that develops during pregnancy. Prevalence of gestational diabetes in the US has been estimated at 5.8% to 9.2%, based on traditional diagnostic criteria, although it may be higher if more inclusive criteria are used. Pregnant persons with gestational diabetes are at increased risk for maternal and fetal complications, including preeclampsia, fetal macrosomia (w...
Arthritis & Rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.); Curtis JR, Johnson SR et. al.
Aug 5th, 2021 - To provide guidance to rheumatology providers on the use of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines for patients with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases (RMDs). A task force was assembled that included 9 rheumatologists/immunologists, 2 infectious disease specialists, and 2 public health physicians. After agreeing on scoping questions, an evidence report was created that summarized the...
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Nault JC, Blanc JF et. al.
Aug 2nd, 2021 - Hepatocellular benign liver tumours are mainly developed on normal liver and include hepatic hemangioma, focal nodular hyperplasia and hepatocellular adenoma from the most frequent to the less frequent. The diagnosis of hepatic hemangioma and of simple hepatic biliary cysts can be performed using non-invasive criteria using liver ultrasonography or contrast enhanced MRI. Most of the time the di...
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Sobesky R, Guillaud O et. al.
Aug 1st, 2021 - Rare genetic liver diseases can result in multi-systemic damage, which may compromise the patient's prognosis. Wilson's disease, must be investigated in any patient with unexplained liver disease and/or unexplained neurological or neuropsychiatric disorders. The diagnosis is based on a combination of clinical, biological features, including copper balance. The exchangeable copper/total copper r...
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Nahon P, Aubé C et. al.
Aug 1st, 2021 - Among a wide range of malignant liver tumours, hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) developed on a background of cirrhosis represents the most frequent clinical situation. In this setting, HCC is one of the rare solid tumours for which histological confirmation is not mandatory. The convergence of multiple arguments obtained by non-invasive parameters using radiological findings allows to avoid liver...
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Chazouillères O, Potier P et. al.
Aug 1st, 2021 - Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) is a rare and chronic cholestatic liver disease of unknown cause commonly associated with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and characterized by progressive obliterative fibro-inflammation of the biliary tree. Although the natural course is highly variable, PSC is often progressive, leading to biliary cirrhosis and its complications. In addition, PSC is a con...