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2021 American College of Rheumatology Guideline for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
https://doi.org/10.1002/art.41752
Arthritis & Rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.); Fraenkel L, Bathon JM et. al.

Jun 9th, 2021 - To develop updated guidelines for the pharmacologic management of rheumatoid arthritis. We developed clinically relevant population, intervention, comparator, and outcomes (PICO) questions. After conducting a systematic literature review, the Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation (GRADE) approach was used to rate the certainty of evidence. A voting panel comprising c...

2019 Update of the American College of Rheumatology/Spondylitis Association of America/...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6764882
Arthritis & Rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.); Ward MM, Deodhar A et. al.

Aug 23rd, 2019 - To update evidence-based recommendations for the treatment of patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS) and nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis (SpA). We conducted updated systematic literature reviews for 20 clinical questions on pharmacologic treatment addressed in the 2015 guidelines, and for 26 new questions on pharmacologic treatment, treat-to-target strategy, and use of imaging. New q...

Operative management of acute abdomen after bariatric surgery in the emergency setting:...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9516804
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; De Simone B, Chouillard E et. al.

Sep 28th, 2022 - Patients presenting with acute abdominal pain that occurs after months or years following bariatric surgery may present for assessment and management in the local emergency units. Due to the large variety of surgical bariatric techniques, emergency surgeons have to be aware of the main functional outcomes and long-term surgical complications following the most performed bariatric surgical proce...

Swiss Recommendations for Cutaneous Basal Cell Carcinoma.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000526478
Dermatology (Basel, Switzerland); Ramelyte E, Nägeli MC et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2022 - Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) is the most common nonmelanoma skin cancer in Switzerland and worldwide. Most BCCs can be treated in a curative setting. However, patients can develop locally destructive and, rarely, metastatic tumors that require a different treatment approach. The clinical subtype of individual lesions provides prognostic information and influences management decisions. Surgical ex...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on Management of Refractory Celiac Disease: Expert Review.
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2022.07.086
Gastroenterology Green PHR, Paski S et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2022 - The purpose of this expert review is to summarize the diagnosis and management of refractory celiac disease. It will review evaluation of patients with celiac disease who have persistent or recurrent symptoms, differential diagnosis, nutritional support, potential therapeutic options, and surveillance for complications of this condition. This expert review was commissioned and approved by the A...

Refeeding Hypophosphatemia in Hospitalized Adolescents With Anorexia Nervosa.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2022.06.025
The Journal of Adolescent Health : Official Publication O...

Sep 20th, 2022 - Refeeding hypophosphatemia in hospitalized adolescents with anorexia nervosa is correlated with degree of malnutrition, with a high index of suspicion for severely malnourished patients (<70% median body mass index). Weight history (greater magnitude or rate of weight loss prior to admission) regardless of presentation weight has also been associated with lower serum phosphate. Higher energy me...

CAD-RADS™ 2.0 - 2022 Coronary Artery Disease-Reporting and Data System: An Expert Conse...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2022.07.002
JACC. Cardiovascular Imaging; Cury RC, Leipsic J et. al.

Sep 18th, 2022 - Coronary Artery Disease Reporting and Data System (CAD-RADS) was created to standardize reporting system for patients undergoing coronary CT angiography (CCTA) and to guide possible next steps in patient management. The goal of this updated 2022 CAD-RADS 2.0 is to improve the initial reporting system for CCTA by considering new technical developments in Cardiac CT, including data from recent cl...

Screening for Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes in Children and Adolescents: US Preventiv...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2022.14543
JAMA , Mangione CM et. al.

Sep 14th, 2022 - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 210 000 children and adolescents younger than 20 years had diabetes as of 2018; of these, approximately 23 000 had type 2 diabetes. Youth with type 2 diabetes have an increased prevalence of associated chronic comorbid conditions, including hypertension, dyslipidemia, and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. Data indicate that the incid...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on the Evaluation and Management of Acute Kidney Injury in...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2022.08.033
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Flamm SL, Wong F et. al.

Sep 9th, 2022 - AGA Clinical Practice Update on the Evaluation and Management of Acute Kidney Injury in Patients With Cirrhosis: Expert Review.|2022|Flamm SL,Wong F,Ahn J,Kamath PS,|

Medical Management of Restrictive Eating Disorders in Adolescents and Young Adults.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2022.08.006
The Journal of Adolescent Health : Official Publication O...

Sep 5th, 2022 - The medical provider plays an important role in the management of adolescents and young adults (AYAs) with restrictive eating disorders (EDs), including anorexia nervosa (AN), atypical anorexia nervosa, and avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder. The focus of this article is the medical management of AYAs with restrictive EDs, which can be performed by a number of different medical providers...

Discordant Endorsement of Prostate Cancer Biomarkers Across Major Guidelines.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2022.08.008
European Urology Focus; Pratsinis M, Dall'Era M

Aug 29th, 2022 - Prostate cancer is the most common solid cancer among men. Multiple blood-, urine-, and tissue-based biomarkers are currently commercially available and can improve the detection and risk stratification of prostate cancer. These biomarkers are still novel, however, and long-term data on their efficacy are still lacking. We compared recommendations on the use of biomarkers across major guideline...

Pediatric Endoscopy Quality Improvement Network (PEnQuIN) quality standards and indicat...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2022.06.016
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Walsh CM, Lightdale JR

Aug 27th, 2022 - Current endoscopy quality guidelines largely focus on cancer screening-related metrics that are not applicable to pediatric populations. Through an international Pediatric Endoscopy Quality Improvement Network (PEnQuIN), quality standards and indicators for pediatric endoscopic procedures were developed and endorsed by the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE). The Appraisal of...

Pre-procedural planning of coronary revascularization by cardiac computed tomography.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcct.2022.08.003
Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography; Andreini D, Collet C et. al.

Aug 26th, 2022 - Coronary CT angiography (CCTA) demonstrated high diagnostic accuracy for detecting coronary artery disease (CAD) and a key role in the management of patients with low-to-intermediate pretest likelihood of CAD. However, the clinical information provided by this noninvasive method is still regarded insufficient in patients with diffuse and complex CAD and for planning percutaneous coronary interv...

Prevention and Control of Seasonal Influenza with Vaccines: Recommendations of the Advi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9429824
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Grohskopf LA, Blanton LH et. al.

Aug 26th, 2022 - THIS REPORT UPDATES THE 2021-22 RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON IMMUNIZATION PRACTICES (ACIP) CONCERNING THE USE OF SEASONAL INFLUENZA VACCINES IN THE UNITED STATES: (MMWR Recomm Rep 2021;70[No. RR-5]:1-24). Routine annual influenza vaccination is recommended for all persons aged ≥6 months who do not have contraindications. For each recipient, a licensed and age-appropriate vaccine...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on the Endoscopic Approach to Recurrent Acute and Chronic ...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2022.07.079
Gastroenterology Strand DS, Law RJ et. al.

Aug 26th, 2022 - The purpose of this American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Clinical Practice Update Expert Review is to provide practical, evidence-based guidance to clinicians regarding the role of endoscopy for recurrent acute and chronic pancreatitis. This expert review was commissioned and approved by the AGA Institute Clinical Practice Updates Committee and the AGA Governing Board to provide guida...

Statin Use for the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Adults: US Preventiv...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2022.13044
JAMA , Mangione CM et. al.

Aug 24th, 2022 - Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of morbidity and death in the US and is the cause of more than 1 of every 4 deaths. Coronary heart disease is the single leading cause of death and accounts for 43% of deaths attributable to CVD in the US. In 2019, an estimated 558 000 deaths were caused by coronary heart disease and 109 000 deaths were caused by ischemic stroke. To update its 2...

Treatment and surveillance for non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer: a clinical practice ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9382792
Military Medical Research; Jin YH, Zeng XT et. al.

Aug 18th, 2022 - Non-muscle invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC) is a major type of bladder cancer with a high incidence worldwide, resulting in a great disease burden. Treatment and surveillance are the most important part of NIMBC management. In 2018, we issued "Treatment and surveillance for non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer in China: an evidence-based clinical practice guideline". Since then, various studies on...

Perioperative Management of Antithrombotic Therapy: An American College of Chest Physic...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2022.08.004
Chest Douketis JD, Spyropoulos AC et. al.

Aug 15th, 2022 - The American College of Chest Physicians Clinical Practice Guideline on the Perioperative Management of Antithrombotic Therapy addresses 43 patients-interventions-comparators-outcomes (PICO) questions related to the perioperative management of patients who are receiving long-term oral anticoagulant or antiplatelet therapy and require an elective surgery/procedure. This guideline is separated in...

Perioperative Management of Antithrombotic Therapy: An American College of Chest Physic...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2022.07.025
Chest Douketis JD, Spyropoulos AC et. al.

Aug 15th, 2022 - The American College of Chest Physicians Clinical Practice Guideline on the Perioperative Management of Antithrombotic Therapy addresses 43 patients-interventions-comparators-outcomes (PICO) questions related to the perioperative management of patients who are receiving long-term oral anticoagulant or antiplatelet therapy and require an elective surgery/procedure. This guideline is separated in...

Endoscopic approach to eosinophilic esophagitis: American Society for Gastrointestinal ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2022.05.013
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Aceves SS, Alexander JA et. al.

Aug 15th, 2022 - Endoscopy plays a critical role in caring for and evaluating the patient with eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE). Endoscopy is essential for diagnosis, assessment of response to therapy, treatment of esophageal strictures, and ongoing monitoring of patients in histologic remission. To date, less-invasive testing for identifying or grading EoE severity has not been established, whereas diagnostic en...