Juan Carlos Plana
Aug 31st, 2014 - Cardiac dysfunction resulting from exposure to cancer therapeutics was first recognized in the 1960s, with the widespread introduction of anthracyclines into the oncologic therapeutic armamentarium. Heart failure (HF) associated with anthracyclines was then recognized as an important side effect.
Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases : Official Journ... Mechanick JI, Youdim A et. al.
Mar 29th, 2013 - The development of these updated guidelines was commissioned by the AACE, TOS, and ASMBS Board of Directors and adheres to the AACE 2010 protocol for standardized production of clinical practice guidelines (CPG). Each recommendation was re-evaluated and updated based on the evidence and subjective factors per protocol. Examples of expanded topics in this update include: the roles of sleeve gast...
Annals of Internal Medicine; Nielsen M, Qaseem A et. al.
Jan 26th, 2016 - The presence of blood in the urine, or hematuria, is a common finding in clinical practice and can sometimes be a sign of occult cancer. This article describes the clinical epidemiology of hematuria and the current state of practice and science in this context and provides suggestions for clinicians evaluating patients with hematuria. A narrative review of available clinical guidelines and othe...
JAMA , Curry SJ et. al.
Jul 12th, 2018 - Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the most common cause of death among adults in the United States. Treatment to prevent CVD events by modifying risk factors is currently informed by the Framingham Risk Score, the Pooled Cohort Equations, or similar CVD risk assessment models. If current CVD risk assessment models could be improved by adding more risk factors, treatment might be better targeted, ...
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Grundy SM, Stone NJ et. al.
Nov 13th, 2018 - 2018 AHA/ACC/AACVPR/AAPA/ABC/ACPM/ADA/AGS/APhA/ASPC/NLA/PCNA Guideline on the Management of Blood Cholesterol: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines.|2018|Grundy SM,Stone NJ,Bailey AL,Beam C,Birtcher KK,|pharmacology,blood,methods,standards,prevention & control,psychology,pharmacology,pharmacology,blood,diagnosis,epi...
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Kowdley KV, Brown KE et. al.
Jul 24th, 2019 - Hereditary hemochromatosis (HH) is one of the most common genetic disorders among persons of northern European descent. There have been recent advances in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of HH. The availability of molecular diagnostic testing for HH has made possible confirmation of the diagnosis for most patients. Several genotype-phenotype correlation studies have clarified the diffe...
JAMA Pediatrics; Lumba-Brown A, Yeates KO et. al.
Sep 7th, 2018 - Mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI), or concussion, in children is a rapidly growing public health concern because epidemiologic data indicate a marked increase in the number of emergency department visits for mTBI over the past decade. However, no evidence-based clinical guidelines have been developed to date for diagnosing and managing pediatric mTBI in the United States. To provide a guidelin...
Annals of Internal Medicine; Conlin PR, Colburn J et. al.
Oct 23rd, 2017 - In April 2017, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) approved a joint clinical practice guideline for the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus. The VA/DoD Evidence-Based Practice Work Group convened a joint VA/DoD guideline development effort that included a multidisciplinary panel of practicing clinician stakeholders and conformed to the Instit...
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Wang KK, Sampliner RE et. al.
Mar 17th, 2008 - Updated guidelines 2008 for the diagnosis, surveillance and therapy of Barrett's esophagus.|2008|Wang KK,Sampliner RE, ,|complications,diagnosis,pathology,therapy,analysis,pathology,
European Heart Journal; Galiè N, Humbert M et. al.
Aug 31st, 2015 - 2015 ESC/ERS Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary hypertension: The Joint Task Force for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and the European Respiratory Society (ERS): Endorsed by: Association for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology (AEPC), International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT)...
Neuroendocrinology O'Toole D, Grossman A et. al.
Aug 28th, 2009 - ENETS Consensus Guidelines for the Standards of Care in Neuroendocrine Tumors: biochemical markers.|2009|O'Toole D,Grossman A,Gross D,Delle Fave G,Barkmanova J,|blood,metabolism,urine,blood,metabolism,metabolism,diagnosis,metabolism,metabolism,urine,diagnosis,diagnosis,metabolism,diagnosis,metabolism,therapy,metabolism,
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Reddel HK, Taylor DR et. al.
Jun 18th, 2009 - The assessment of asthma control is pivotal to the evaluation of treatment response in individuals and in clinical trials. Previously, asthma control, severity, and exacerbations were defined and assessed in many different ways. The Task Force was established to provide recommendations about standardization of outcomes relating to asthma control, severity, and exacerbations in clinical trials a...
Pediatrics Zwaigenbaum L, Bauman ML et. al.
Oct 2nd, 2015 - This article reviews current evidence for autism spectrum disorder (ASD) screening based on peer-reviewed articles published to December 2013. Screening provides a standardized process to ensure that children are systematically monitored for early signs of ASD to promote earlier diagnosis. The current review indicates that screening in children aged 18 to 24 months can assist in early detection...
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions : Offici... Moussa ID, Klein LW et. al.
Jul 30th, 2013 - Numerous definitions have been proposed for the diagnosis of myocardial infarction (MI) after coronary revascularization. The universal definition for MI designates post procedural biomarker thresholds for defining percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)-related MI (type 4a) and coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)-related MI (type 5) which are of uncertain prognostic importance. In addition...
The European Respiratory Journal; Horváth I, Barnes PJ et. al.
Apr 27th, 2017 - Breath tests cover the fraction of nitric oxide in expired gas (FeNO), volatile organic compounds (VOCs), variables in exhaled breath condensate (EBC) and other measurements. For EBC and for FeNO, official recommendations for standardised procedures are more than 10 years old and there is none for exhaled VOCs and particles. The aim of this document is to provide technical standards and recomme...
European Journal of Neurology; Mygland A, Ljøstad U et. al.
Nov 25th, 2009 - Lyme neuroborreliosis (LNB) is a nervous system infection caused by Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato (Bb). To present evidence-based recommendations for diagnosis and treatment. Data were analysed according to levels of evidence as suggested by EFNS. The following three criteria should be fulfilled for definite LNB, and two of them for possible LNB: (i) neurological symptoms; (ii) cerebrospinal ...
Journal of Vascular Surgery; Chaikof EL, Brewster DC et. al.
Oct 13th, 2009 - The care of patients with an abdominal aortic aneurysm: the Society for Vascular Surgery practice guidelines.|2009|Chaikof EL,Brewster DC,Dalman RL,Makaroun MS,Illig KA,|diagnosis,mortality,surgery,mortality,prevention & control,surgery,methods,analysis,mortality,standards,standards,standards,mortality,standards,standards,
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Cartier L, Murphy-Kaulbeck L et. al.
May 4th, 2012 - This document has been developed to aid clinicians in counselling patients about prenatal screening and to provide assistance in counselling about both positive and negative screening results.
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; , Pasha SF et. al.
May 19th, 2014 - Routine laboratory testing before endoscopic procedures.|2014| ,Pasha SF,Acosta R,Chandrasekhara V,Chathadi KV,|metabolism,methods,standards,methods,standards,standards,standards,metabolism,standards,
Bone Marrow Transplantation; Marchetti O, Lamoth F et. al.
Sep 19th, 2011 - As culture-based methods for the diagnosis of invasive fungal diseases (IFD) in leukemia and hematopoietic SCT patients have limited performance, non-culture methods are increasingly being used. The third European Conference on Infections in Leukemia (ECIL-3) meeting aimed at establishing evidence-based recommendations for the use of biological tests in adult patients, based on the grading syst...