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...
Kidney International; Jiang MY, Song R et. al.
Oct 23rd, 2021 - Addressing the Nephrology Workforce Shortage Via a Novel Undergraduate Pipeline Program: The Kidney Disease Screening and Awareness Program (KDSAP) at ten years.|2021|Jiang MY,Song R,Chen R,Cho A,Bellou S,|
JAMA Ahmed O, Cifu AS et. al.
Oct 6th, 2021 - Inferior Vena Cava Filters for the Treatment of Patients With Venous Thromboembolic Disease.|2021|Ahmed O,Cifu AS,Paul J,|adverse effects,therapeutic use,drug therapy,therapy,adverse effects,drug therapy,prevention & control,therapy,drug therapy,therapy,surgery,
Gastroenterology Kanwal F, Shubrook JH et. al.
Oct 5th, 2021 - Find AGA's NASH Clinical Care Pathway App for iOS and Android mobile devices at nash.gastro.org. Scan this QR code to be taken directly to the website.Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is becoming increasingly common, currently affecting approximately 37% of US adults. NAFLD is most often managed in primary care or endocrine clinics, where clinicians must determine which patients might b...
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...
Canadian Journal of Diabetes; , Cheng AYY et. al.
Sep 14th, 2021 - Blood Glucose Monitoring in Adults and Children with Diabetes: Update 2021.|2021| ,Cheng AYY,Feig DS,Ho J,Siemens R,|
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 competence educational standards and processes. However, existing guidelines lack precise detail due to methodological flaws during guideline development. To formulate methodologically robust guidelines on BCCE training using evidence and expe...
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...
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,
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 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...
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation : the Offic... Leard LE, Holm AM et. al.
Aug 23rd, 2021 - Tens of thousands of patients with advanced lung diseases may be eligible to be considered as potential candidates for lung transplant around the world each year. The timing of referral, evaluation, determination of candidacy, and listing of candidates continues to pose challenges and even ethical dilemmas. To address these challenges, the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantatio...
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... Crespo MM, Lease ED et. al.
Aug 22nd, 2021 - Patients with connective tissue disease (CTD) and advanced lung disease are often considered suboptimal candidates for lung transplantation (LTx) due to their underlying medical complexity and potential surgical risk. There is substantial variability across LTx centers regarding the evaluation and listing of these patients. The International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation-supported ...
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 ...