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...
Gastroenterology O'Shea RS, Davitkov P et. al.
Sep 29th, 2021 - AGA Clinical Practice Guideline on the Management of Coagulation Disorders in Patients With Cirrhosis.|2021|O'Shea RS,Davitkov P,Ko CW,Rajasekhar A,Su GL,|
Gastroenterology Intagliata NM, Davitkov P et. al.
Sep 29th, 2021 - AGA Technical Review on Coagulation in Cirrhosis.|2021|Intagliata NM,Davitkov P,Allen AM,Falck-Ytter YT,Stine JG,|
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...
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,|
Chest Rajamani A, Galarza L et. al.
Sep 12th, 2021 - With the paucity of high-quality studies on longitudinal basic critical care echocardiography (BCCE) training, expert-opinion guidelines have guided BCCE training. However, existing guidelines lack precise detail due to methodological flaws during guideline-development. To formulate methodologically robust guidelines on BCCE training using evidence and expert opinion, detailing specific criteri...
AJR. American Journal of Roentgenology; Gurland BH, Khatri G et. al.
Sep 11th, 2021 - The Pelvic Floor Disorders Consortium (PFDC) is a multidisciplinary organization of colorectal surgeons, urogynecologists, urologists, gynecologists, gastroenterologists, radiologists, physiotherapists, and other advanced care practitioners. Specialists from these fields are all dedicated to the diagnosis and management of patients with pelvic floor conditions, but they approach, evaluate, and ...
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...
Sep 9th, 2021 - This technical report accompanies the recommendations of the American Academy of Pediatrics for the routine use of the influenza vaccine and antiviral medications in the prevention and treatment of influenza in children during the 2021-2022 season. Influenza vaccination is an important intervention to protect vulnerable populations and reduce the burden of respiratory illnesses during circulati...
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation : the Offic... Crespo MM, Claridge T et. al.
Sep 4th, 2021 - Patients with connective tissues disease (CTD) are often on immunomodulatory agents before lung transplantation (LTx). Till now, there's no consensus on the safety of using these agents perioperative and post-transplant. The International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation-supported consensus document on LTx in patients with CTD addresses the risk and contraindications of perioperative ...
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 Lancet. Haematology; Alvarez-Larrán A, Sant'Antonio E et. al.
Aug 28th, 2021 - Recommendations regarding management of essential thrombocythaemia rely on studies done before the discovery of the CALR mutation. On May 20, 2020, the European LeukemiaNet annual meeting was held with the goal to identify unmet clinical needs in myeloproliferative neoplasms. Because patients with a CALR mutation have specific clinical characteristics, treatment of CALR-mutated essential thromb...
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 ...
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation : the Offic... de Perrot M, Gopalan D et. al.
Aug 24th, 2021 - ISHLT members have recognized the importance of a consensus statement on the evaluation and management of patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension. The creation of this document required multiple steps, including the engagement of the ISHLT councils, approval by the Standards and Guidelines Committee, identification and selection of experts in the field, and the development o...
Gastroenterology Murthy SK, Feuerstein JD et. al.
Aug 22nd, 2021 - Improvements in disease management, as well as endoscopic technology and quality, have dramatically changed the way in which we conceptualize and manage inflammatory bowel disease-related dysplasia over the past 20 years. Based on evolving literature, we propose a conceptual model and best practice advice statements for the prevention, detection, and management of colorectal dysplasia in people...
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...
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation : the Offic... Bermudez CA, Crespo MM et. al.
Aug 19th, 2021 - Patients with connective tissue disease (CTD) present unique surgical, perioperative, operative, and postoperative challenges related to the often underlying severe pulmonary hypertension and right ventricular dysfunction. The International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation-supported consensus document on lung transplantation in patients with CTD standardization addresses the surgical ...