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Diagnosis and management of infections caused by multidrug-resistant bacteria: guidelin...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2022.106611
International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents; Tiseo G, Brigante G et. al.

Jun 14th, 2022 - Management of patients with infections caused by multidrug-resistant organisms is challenging and requires a multidisciplinary approach to achieve successful clinical outcomes. The aim of this paper is to provide recommendations for the diagnosis and optimal management of these infections, with a focus on targeted antibiotic therapy. The document was produced by a panel of experts nominated by ...

Prevention of herpes zoster: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18528318
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Harpaz R, Ortega-Sanchez IR et. al.

Jun 6th, 2008 - These recommendations represent the first statement by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) on the use of a live attenuated vaccine for the prevention of herpes zoster (zoster) (i.e., shingles) and its sequelae, which was licensed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on May 25, 2006. This report summarizes the epidemiology of zoster and its sequelae, describes the z...

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 ...

2022 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway on Cardiovascular Sequelae of COVID-19 in Ad...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8926109
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; , Gluckman TJ et. al.

Mar 22nd, 2022 - 2022 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway on Cardiovascular Sequelae of COVID-19 in Adults: Myocarditis and Other Myocardial Involvement, Post-Acute Sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 Infection, and Return to Play: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Solution Set Oversight Committee.|2022| ,Gluckman TJ,Bhave NM,Allen LA,Chung EH,|complications,diagnosis,therapy,epidemiology,

ESCMID rapid guidelines for assessment and management of long COVID.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8849856
Clinical Microbiology and Infection : the Official Public... Yelin D, Moschopoulos CD et. al.

Feb 20th, 2022 - The aim of these guidelines is to provide evidence-based recommendations for the assessment and management of individuals with persistent symptoms after acute COVID-19 infection and to provide a definition for this entity, termed 'long COVID'. We performed a search of the literature on studies addressing epidemiology, symptoms, assessment, and treatment of long COVID. The recommendations were g...

Executive Summary of Clinical Practice Guideline on Tympanostomy Tubes in Children (Upd...
https://doi.org/10.1177/01945998211065661
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal ... Rosenfeld RM, Tunkel DE et. al.

Feb 10th, 2022 - This executive summary of the guideline update provides evidence-based recommendations for patient selection and surgical indications for managing tympanostomy tubes in children. The summary and guideline are intended for any clinician involved in managing children aged 6 months to 12 years with tympanostomy tubes or children being considered for tympanostomy tubes in any care setting as an int...

Infection Prevention and Control in Dental Practice: Revised version adopted by the Gen...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9275193
International Dental Journal;

Jan 26th, 2022 - Infection Prevention and Control in Dental Practice: Revised version adopted by the General Assembly 27-29 September 2021, Sydney, AustraliaRevised version adopted by the General Assembly: September 2019, San Francisco, United States of AmericaOriginal version adopted by the General Assembly: September 2009, Singapore, Singapore.|2022||

Biting the hand that feeds you: Management of human and animal bites.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2021.11.045
Injury Elcock KL, Reid J et. al.

Nov 29th, 2021 - Bites from animal and humans represent a very small proportion of all the patients presenting to emergency departments, However, they require prompt medical and surgical intervention in order to minimise the risk of infection, that may lead to limb and life-threatening complications. In this review article we synthesise the existing literature for treatment of human and animal bites and offer p...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Plexopathy: 2021 Update.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.08.014
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Boulter DJ et. al.

Nov 20th, 2021 - Plexopathy may be caused by diverse pathologies, including trauma, nerve entrapment, neoplasm, inflammation, infection, autoimmune disease, hereditary disease, and idiopathic etiologies. For patients presenting with brachial or lumbosacral plexopathy, dedicated plexus MRI is the most appropriate initial imaging modality for all clinical scenarios and can identify processes both intrinsic and ex...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Spine Infection.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.09.001
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Ortiz AO et. al.

Nov 20th, 2021 - Spine infection is both a clinical and diagnostic imaging challenge due to its relatively indolent and nonspecific clinical presentation. The diagnosis of spine infection is based upon a combination of clinical suspicion, imaging evaluation and, when possible, microbiologic confirmation performed from blood cultures or image-guided percutaneous or open spine biopsy. With respect to the imaging ...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Low Back Pain: 2021 Update.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.08.002
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Hutchins TA et. al.

Nov 20th, 2021 - In the United States, acute low back pain, with or without radiculopathy, is the leading cause of years lived with disability and the third ranking cause of disability-adjusted life-years. Uncomplicated acute low back pain and/or radiculopathy is a benign, self-limited condition that does not warrant any imaging studies. Imaging is considered in those patients who have had up to 6 weeks of medi...

United European Gastroenterology (UEG) and European Society for Neurogastroenterology a...
https://doi.org/10.1111/nmo.14238
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... Wauters L, Dickman R et. al.

Sep 30th, 2021 - Functional dyspepsia (FD) is one of the most common conditions in clinical practice. In spite of its prevalence, FD is associated with major uncertainties in terms of its definition, underlying pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis. A Delphi consensus was initiated with 41 experts from 22 European countries who conducted a literature summary and voting process on 87 statements. Q...

Executive summary of the KDIGO 2021 Guideline for the Management of Glomerular Diseases.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.kint.2021.05.015
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...

The AUA/SUFU Guideline on Adult Neurogenic Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction: Diagnosis a...
https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000002235
The Journal of Urology; Ginsberg DA, Boone TB et. al.

Sep 9th, 2021 - The clinician treating patients with neurogenic lower urinary tract dysfunction (NLUTD) needs to balance a variety of factors when making treatment decisions. In addition to the patient's urologic symptoms and urodynamic findings, other issues that may influence management options of the lower urinary tract include cognition, hand function, type of neurologic disease, mobility, bowel function/m...

The AUA/SUFU Guideline on Adult Neurogenic Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction: Treatment a...
https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000002239
The Journal of Urology; Ginsberg DA, Boone TB et. al.

Sep 9th, 2021 - The clinician treating patients with neurogenic lower urinary tract dysfunction (NLUTD) needs to balance a variety of factors when making treatment decisions. In addition to the patient's urologic symptoms and urodynamic findings, other issues that may influence management options of the lower urinary tract include cognition, hand function, type of neurologic disease, mobility, bowel function/m...

Clinical Practice Guideline by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and So...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciab718
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Johnson S, Lavergne V et. al.

Sep 8th, 2021 - This clinical practice guideline is a focused update on management of Clostridioides difficile infection (CDI) in adults specifically addressing the use of fidaxomicin and bezlotoxumab for the treatment of CDI. This guideline was developed by a multidisciplinary panel representing the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA). Th...

Management of Myeloma Manifestations and Complications: The Cornerstone of Supportive C...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clml.2021.07.028
Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma & Leukemia; LeBlanc R, Bergstrom DJ et. al.

Aug 31st, 2021 - Multiple myeloma (MM) is a hematological cancer associated with significant symptomatic burden. Bone disease, renal insufficiency, cytopenias, infection, and peripheral neuropathy, among other disease manifestations and complications, impair patients' quality of life. The Canadian Myeloma Research Group Consensus Guideline Consortium, formerly Myeloma Canada Research Network Consensus Guideline...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on the Diagnosis and Management of Atrophic Gastritis: Exp...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8740554
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...

Acute abdomen in the immunocompromised patient: WSES, SIS-E, WSIS, AAST, and GAIS guide...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8352154
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; Coccolini F, Improta M et. al.

Aug 11th, 2021 - Immunocompromised patients are a heterogeneous and diffuse category frequently presenting to the emergency department with acute surgical diseases. Diagnosis and treatment in immunocompromised patients are often complex and must be multidisciplinary. Misdiagnosis of an acute surgical disease may be followed by increased morbidity and mortality. Delayed diagnosis and treatment of surgical diseas...

Non-invasive diagnosis and follow-up of chronic infection with Hepatitis C Virus.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2021.101771
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Tran A, Shili-Masmoudi S et. al.

Aug 1st, 2021 - Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a major cause of chronic liver disease. Clinical care for patients with HCV-related liver disease has advanced considerably with developments in screening, diagnostic procedures to evaluate liver fibrosis and improvements in therapy with pangenotypic direct antivirals and prevention. These AFEF guidelines on the non-invasive diagnosis and follow up of chroni...