Health care providers seeking information about appropriate coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) treatment may now consult treatment guidelines developed by a panel of U.S. physicians, statisticians, and other experts. These guidelines are based on published and preliminary data and the clinical expertise of the panelists, many of whom are frontline clinicians caring for patients during the rapi...
Increasing numbers of physicians, both within and outside academic health centers, are becoming involved in partnerships with industry to conduct biomedical and health research. As they do so, physicians must be mindful of the conflicts such engagement poses to the integrity of the research and the welfare of human participants. In addition to financial conflicts of interest created by incentiv...
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
The COVID-19 Treatment Guidelines Panel (the Panel) has determined that currently there are insufficient data to recommend either for or against the use of ivermectin for the treatment of COVID-19. Results from adequately powered, well-designed, and well-conducted clinical trials are needed to provide more specific, evidence-based guidance on the role of ivermectin for the treatment of COVID-19.
AACE Nutrition Guidelines Task Force
Sep 30th, 2003 - This report will discuss alternative care medicine, introduce DS/N and define their nature, present a strategy for discussing DS/N with patients, provide a list of resources to peruse for further education, and review specific DS/N in detail based on levels of scientific substantiation. These guidelines differ from other extensive reviews on the topic by focusing on hormonal and metabolic agent.
Kevin C. Wilson
Mar 2nd, 2016 - Coexistence of multiple chronic conditions (i. e.
Keith C. Meyer
Oct 29th, 2014 - Bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome (BOS) is a major complication of lung transplantation that is associated with poor survival. The International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation, American Thoracic Society, and European Respiratory Society convened a committee of international experts to describe and/or provide recommendations for 1) the definition of BOS, 2) the risk factors for devel.
Robert S. O’Shea, Srinivasan Dasarathy et. al.
Dec 31st, 2009 - Alcoholic liver disease (ALD) encompasses a spectrum of injury, ranging from simple steatosis to frank cirrhosis. It may well represent the oldest form of liver injury known to humankind.
All resolutions, policy papers, and position statements are submitted for consideration and endorsement by the House of Delegates.
Nov 18th, 2018 - Purpose: To update the ASCO clinical practice guideline on adjuvant endocrine therapy based on emerging data about the optimal duration of aromatase inhibitor (AI) treatment. MethodsASCO conducted a systematic review of randomized clinical trials from 2012 to 2018.
Richard J. Snow
Jul 31st, 2016 - The American Osteopathic Association (AOA) recommends that osteopathic physicians use osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) in the care of patients with low back pain. Evidence from systematic reviews and meta-analyses of randomized controlled trials (evidence level 1a, Table 1) supports this recommendation.
May 29th, 2018 - Cancer immunotherapy has been firmly established as a standard of care for patients with advanced and metastatic melanoma. Therapeutic outcomes in clinical trials have resulted in the approval of 11 new drugs and/or combination regimens for patients with melanoma.
Anna S.F. Lok
Dec 31st, 2015 - Chronic hepatitis B viral (HBV) infection remains a significant global health problem. Evidence-based guidelines are needed to help providers determine when treatment should be initiated, which medication is most appropriate, and when treatment can safely be stopped.
Feb 28th, 2017 - This update of a 2008 guideline from the American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery Foundation provides evidence-based recommendations to benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV), defined as a disorder of the inner ear characterized by repeated episodes of positional vertigo. Changes from the prior guideline include a consumer advocate added to the update group, new evidence fr.
Leslee J. Shaw
Dec 13th, 2017 - The aims of the current statement are to refine the definition of quality in cardiovascular imaging and to propose novel methodological approaches to inform the demonstration of quality in imaging in future clinical trials and registries.
Richard M. Rosenfeld
Jan 31st, 2016 - This update of a 2004 guideline codeveloped by the American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery Foundation, the American Academy of Pediatrics, and the American Academy of Family Physicians, provides evidence-based recommendations to manage otitis media with effusion (OME), defined as the presence of fluid in the middle ear without signs or symptoms of acute ear infection. Changes f.
Pennell, D.,et al.
Jun 30th, 2013 - This aim of this statement is to report an expert consensus on the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac dysfunction in ?-thalassemia major (TM). This consensus statement does not cover other hemoglobinopathies, including thalassemia intermedia and sickle cell anemia, in which a different spectrum of cardiovascular complications is typical.
Apr 22nd, 2013 - This guideline presents recommendations for the diagnosis and management of patients with celiac disease. Celiac disease is an immune-based reaction to dietary gluten (storage protein for wheat, barley, and rye) that primarily affects the small intestine in those with a genetic predisposition and resolves with exclusion of gluten from the diet.
Jan 31st, 2010 - This guideline has been approved by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and represents the position of the Association. These recommendations provide a data‐supported approach.
Paul G. Matz
Jan 28th, 2013 - The objective of the North American Spine Society (NASS) Clinical Guideline for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Degenerative Lumbar Spondylolisthesis is to provide evidence-based recommendations to address key clinical questions surrounding the diagnosis and treatment of degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis. The guideline is intended to update the original guideline on this topic, published in.