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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...

COVID Vaccines in Adolescents and Young Adults.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2022.03.009
The Journal of Adolescent Health : Official Publication O...

May 22nd, 2022 - Worldwide, a number of COVID-19 vaccines have been approved or granted Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) or Emergency Use Listing for adolescents and young adults (AYA), which has brought hope to many across the globe. Extension of the EUA for a COVID-19 vaccine to children and adolescents aged 5 through 15 years is exciting news for children, adolescents, parents, and providers of AYA. Many co...

Guideline No. 422g: Menopause and Osteoporosis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2021.09.013
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Khan AA, Alrob HA et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - Provide strategies for improving the care of perimenopausal and postmenopausal women based on the most recent published evidence. Perimenopausal and postmenopausal women. Target population will benefit from the most recent published scientific evidence provided via the information from their health care provider. No harms or costs are involved with this information since women will have the opp...

Guideline No. 426: Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy: Diagnosis, Prediction, Preventi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2022.03.002
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Magee LA, Smith GN et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - This guideline was developed by maternity care providers from obstetrics and internal medicine. It reviews the diagnosis, evaluation, and management of the hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDPs), the prediction and prevention of preeclampsia, and the postpartum care of women with a previous HDP. Pregnant women. Implementation of the recommendations in these guidelines may reduce the inciden...

American Association of Clinical Endocrinology Clinical Practice Guideline for the Diag...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eprac.2022.03.010
Endocrine Practice : Official Journal of the American Col... Cusi K, Isaacs S et. al.

May 16th, 2022 - To provide evidence-based recommendations regarding the diagnosis and management of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) to endocrinologists, primary care clinicians, health care professionals, and other stakeholders. The American Association of Clinical Endocrinology conducted literature searches for relevant articles published from January 1, 2010, ...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Osteomyelitis or Septic Arthritis-Child (Excluding Axial ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.017
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Shet NS et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Imaging plays an integral role in the evaluation of suspected musculoskeletal infections in children, not only in the accurate identification of infection such as osteomyelitis or septic arthritis, but also in guiding management. Various diagnostic modalities serve different purposes in the assessment of suspected pediatric musculoskeletal infections. The purpose of this document is to provide ...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Pelvic Floor Dysfunction in Females.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.016
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Khatri G et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Pelvic floor disorders including pelvic organ prolapse (POP), urinary dysfunction, defecatory dysfunction, and complications after pelvic floor surgery are relatively common in the female population. Imaging tests are obtained when the initial clinical evaluation is thought to be incomplete or inconclusive or demonstrates findings that are discordant with patients' symptoms. An integrated imagi...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Crohn Disease-Child.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.020
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Moore MM et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Crohn disease is an inflammatory condition of the gastrointestinal tract with episodes of exacerbation and remission occurring in children, adolescents, and adults. Crohn disease diagnosis and treatment depend upon a combination of clinical, laboratory, endoscopic, histological, and imaging findings. Appropriate use of imaging provides critical information in the settings of diagnosis, assessme...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Sinonasal Disease: 2021 Update.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.011
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Hagiwara M et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - This article presents guidelines for initial imaging utilization in patients presenting with sinonasal disease, including acute rhinosinusitis without and with suspected orbital and intracranial complications, chronic rhinosinusitis, suspected invasive fungal sinusitis, suspected sinonasal mass, and suspected cerebrospinal fluid leak. CT and MRI are the primary imaging modalities used to evalua...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Imaging of Facial Trauma Following Primary Survey.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.013
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Parsons MS et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Maxillofacial trauma patients comprise a significant subset of patients presenting to emergency departments. Before evaluating for facial trauma, an emergency or trauma physician must perform a primary survey to ensure patient stabilization. Following this primary survey, this document discusses the following clinical scenarios for facial trauma: tenderness to palpation or contusion or edema ov...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Dyspnea-Suspected Cardiac Origin (Ischemia Already Exclud...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.014
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Bolen MA et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Dyspnea is the symptom of perceived breathing discomfort and is commonly encountered in a variety of clinical settings. Cardiac etiologies of dyspnea are an important consideration; among these, valvular heart disease (Variant 1), arrhythmia (Variant 2), and pericardial disease (Variant 3) are reviewed in this document. Imaging plays an important role in the clinical assessment of these suspect...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Chronic Chest Pain-High Probability of Coronary Artery Di...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.021
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Litmanovich D et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Management of patients with chronic chest pain in the setting of high probability of coronary artery disease (CAD) relies heavily on imaging for determining or excluding presence and severity of myocardial ischemia, hibernation, scarring, and/or the presence, site, and severity of obstructive coronary lesions, as well as course of management and long-term prognosis. In patients with no known is...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Imaging of the Axilla.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.010
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Le-Petross HT et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - This publication reviews the current evidence supporting the imaging approach of the axilla in various scenarios with broad differential diagnosis ranging from inflammatory to malignant etiologies. Controversies on the management of axillary adenopathy results in disagreement on the appropriate axillary imaging tests. Ultrasound is often the appropriate initial imaging test in several clinical ...

Screening for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: US Preventive Services Task Force ...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2022.5692
JAMA , Mangione CM et. al.

May 11th, 2022 - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is an irreversible reduction of airflow in the lungs. Progression to severe disease can prevent participation in normal activities because of deterioration of lung function. In 2020 it was estimated that approximately 6% of US adults had been diagnosed with COPD. Chronic lower respiratory disease, composed mainly of COPD, is the sixth leading cause o...

Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nwh.2022.03.006
Nursing for Women's Health;

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ACR-ACNM-ASTRO-SNMMI Practice Parameter for Lutetium-177 (Lu-177) DOTATATE Therapy.
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000004182
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Love C, Desai NB et. al.

May 5th, 2022 - This practice parameter (PP) for Lutetium-177 (Lu-177) DOTATATE peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT) aims to guide authorized users in selection of appropriate adult candidates with gastroeneropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs) from foregut, midgut, and hindgut. The essential selection criteria include somatostatin receptor-positive GEP-NETs, which are usually inoperable and pr...

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (an Update) and Progressive Pulmonary Fibrosis in Adults:...
https://doi.org/10.1164/rccm.202202-0399ST
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Raghu G, Remy-Jardin M et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - Background: This American Thoracic Society, European Respiratory Society, Japanese Respiratory Society, and Asociación Latinoamericana de Tórax guideline updates prior idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) guidelines and addresses the progression of pulmonary fibrosis in patients with interstitial lung diseases (ILDs) other than IPF. Methods: A committee was composed of multidisciplinary experts ...

Guidelines for Mobile Laboratories for Molecular Diagnostic Testing of COVID-19.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9057824
Annals of Laboratory Medicine; Roh KH, Hong KH et. al.

Apr 27th, 2022 - With the rapid spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the need for rapid testing and diagnosis and consequently, the demand for mobile laboratories have increased. Despite this need, there are no clear guidelines for the operation, maintenance, or quality control of mobile laboratories. We provide guidelines for the operation, management, and quality control of mobile laboratories, and s...

Genetics in chronic kidney disease: conclusions from a Kidney Disease: Improving Global...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.kint.2022.03.019
Kidney International;

Apr 24th, 2022 - Numerous genes for monogenic kidney diseases with classical patterns of inheritance, as well as genes for complex kidney diseases that manifest in combination with environmental factors, have been discovered. Genetic findings are increasingly used to inform clinical management of nephropathies, and have led to improved diagnostics, disease surveillance, choice of therapy, and family counseling....

Dunnigan lipodystrophy syndrome: French National Diagnosis and Care Protocol (PNDS; Pro...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9019936
Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases; Mosbah H, Donadille B et. al.

Apr 21st, 2022 - Dunnigan syndrome, or Familial Partial Lipodystrophy type 2 (FPLD2; ORPHA 2348), is a rare autosomal dominant disorder due to pathogenic variants of the LMNA gene. The objective of the French National Diagnosis and Care Protocol (PNDS; Protocole National de Diagnostic et de Soins), is to provide health professionals with a guide to optimal management and care of patients with FPLD2, based on a ...