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Consensus Definitions and Interpretation Templates for Magnetic Resonance Imaging of De...
https://doi.org/10.2214/AJR.21.26488
AJR. American Journal of Roentgenology; Gurland BH, Khatri G et. al.

Sep 11th, 2021 - The Pelvic Floor Disorders Consortium (PFDC) is a multidisciplinary organization of colorectal surgeons, urogynecologists, urologists, gynecologists, gastroenterologists, radiologists, physiotherapists, and other advanced care practitioners. Specialists from these fields are all dedicated to the diagnosis and management of patients with pelvic floor conditions, but they approach, evaluate, and ...

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy radiation and fluoroscopy safety in GI ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2021.05.042
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Kwok K, Hasan N et. al.

Aug 18th, 2021 - American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy radiation and fluoroscopy safety in GI endoscopy.|2021|Kwok K,Hasan N,Duloy A,Murad F,Nieto J,|

European Association of Urology Guidelines on Urethral Stricture Disease Part 3: Manage...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2021.07.013
European Urology Focus; Riechardt S, Waterloos M et. al.

Aug 17th, 2021 - Urethral stricture management guidelines are an important tool for guiding evidence-based clinical practice. To present a summary of the 2021 version of the European Association of Urology (EAU) guidelines on management of urethral strictures in females and transgender patients. The panel performed a literature review on these topics covering a time frame between 2008 and 2018 and used predefin...

Endoscopic therapies for gallbladder drainage.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2021.05.031
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Saumoy M, Yang J et. al.

Aug 5th, 2021 - Endoscopic management of acute cholecystitis has expanded in patients who are considered nonoperative candidates. Traditionally managed with percutaneous cholecystostomy (PC), improvement in techniques and devices has led to increased use of endoscopic methods for gallbladder drainage. This document reviews technical aspects of endoscopic transpapillary gallbladder drainage (ET-GBD) and EUS-gui...

NON-INVASIVE DIAGNOSIS AND FOLLOW-UP OF PRIMARY MALIGNANT LIVER TUMOURS.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2021.101766
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Nahon P, Aubé C et. al.

Aug 1st, 2021 - Among a wide range of malignant liver tumours, hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) developed on a background of cirrhosis represents the most frequent clinical situation. In this setting, HCC is one of the rare solid tumours for which histological confirmation is not mandatory. The convergence of multiple arguments obtained by non-invasive parameters using radiological findings allows to avoid liver...

NON-INVASIVE DIAGNOSIS AND FOLLOW-UP OF HYPERFERRITINAEMIA.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2021.101762
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Bardou-Jacquet E, Hamdi-Roze H et. al.

Aug 1st, 2021 - Increased serum ferritin is a very frequent cause of referral for which thorough evaluation is required to avoid unnecessary exploration and inaccurate diagnosis. Clinicians must thus know factors and tools that are relevant in this setting. Several biochemical and radiological tools drastically improved the diagnosis work-up of increased serum ferritin. Because serum ferritin value can be alte...

NON-INVASIVE DIAGNOSIS AND FOLLOW-UP OF CHRONIC INFECTION WITH HEPATITIS B VIRUS.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2021.101773
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Leroy V, Chevaliez S et. al.

Aug 1st, 2021 - Diagnosis of chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection, initial staging of infection and monitoring of treated and untreated patients are mainly based on clinical, biological and imaging criteria allowing a complete non-invasive management for the majority of patients. Along to the conventional virological tools, rapid diagnostic tests and blotting paper tests for HBV DNA are validated alternat...

QUALITY CRITERIA FOR THE MEASUREMENT OF LIVER STIFFNESS.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2021.101761
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Boursier J, Decraecker M et. al.

Jul 30th, 2021 - Liver elastography offers the possibility of a quick, non-invasive, and painless evaluation of the liver with immediate results at bedside. Transient elastography is the most validated technology, and many others such as point shear wave elastography, 2D-shear wave elastography, or magnetic resonance elastography have been developed. To ensure the best evaluation, several conditions of examinat...

Lumen-apposing metal stents (with videos).
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2021.05.020
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; , Law RJ et. al.

Jul 28th, 2021 - Lumen-apposing metal stents (LAMSs) are a novel class of devices that have expanded the spectrum of endoscopic GI interventions. LAMSs with their dumbbell configuration, short saddle length, and large inner luminal diameter provide favorable stent characteristics to facilitate anastomosis formation between the gut lumen and adjacent structures. The MEDLINE database was searched through April 20...

Summary: International consensus statement on nomenclature and classification of the co...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2021.05.008
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; Michelena HI, Della Corte A et. al.

Jul 27th, 2021 - This International evidence-based nomenclature and classification consensus on the congenital bicuspid aortic valve and its aortopathy recognizes 3 types of bicuspid aortic valve: 1. Fused type, with 3 phenotypes: right-left cusp fusion, right-non cusp fusion and left-non cusp fusion; 2. 2-sinus type with 2 phenotypes: Latero-lateral and antero-posterior; and 3. Partial-fusion or forme fruste. ...

International consensus statement on nomenclature and classification of the congenital ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2021.06.019
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; Michelena HI, Della Corte A et. al.

Jul 27th, 2021 - This International Consensus Classification and Nomenclature for the congenital bicuspid aortic valve condition recognizes 3 types of bicuspid valves: 1. The fused type (right-left cusp fusion, right-non-coronary cusp fusion and left-non-coronary cusp fusion phenotypes); 2. The 2-sinus type (latero-lateral and antero-posterior phenotypes); and 3. The partial-fusion (forme fruste) type. The pres...

2021: The American Association for Thoracic Surgery Expert Consensus Document: Coronary...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2021.04.052
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; Bakaeen FG, Gaudino M et. al.

Jul 18th, 2021 - 2021: The American Association for Thoracic Surgery Expert Consensus Document: Coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy and heart failure.|2021|Bakaeen FG,Gaudino M,Whitman G,Doenst T,Ruel M,|standards,diagnostic imaging,etiology,physiopathology,adverse effects,standards,complications,diagnostic imaging,physiopathology,surgery,diagnostic imaging,etiology,physiopa...

Executive Summary: Screening for Lung Cancer: Chest Guideline and Expert Panel Report.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2021.07.003
Chest Mazzone PJ, Silvestri GA et. al.

Jul 17th, 2021 - Low-dose chest CT screening for lung cancer has become a standard of care in the United States, in large part because of the results of the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST). Additional evidence supporting the net benefit of low-dose chest CT screening for lung cancer, and increased experience in minimizing the potential harms, has accumulated since the prior iteration of these guidelines. H...

Screening for Lung Cancer: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2021.06.063
Chest Mazzone PJ, Silvestri GA et. al.

Jul 17th, 2021 - Low-dose chest CT screening for lung cancer has become a standard of care in the United States, in large part because of the results of the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST). Additional evidence supporting the net benefit of low-dose chest CT screening for lung cancer, and increased experience in minimizing the potential harms, has accumulated since the prior iteration of these guidelines. H...

Guideline No. 421: Point of Care Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2021.07.003
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Jain V, O'Quinn C et. al.

Jul 10th, 2021 - To provide an opinion regarding the usefulness of point of care ultrasound in obstetrics and gynaecology. Women with pregnancy-related complications or issues who could benefit from an urgent bedside sonographic evaluation. Point of care ultrasound is a readily accessible option, requiring few resources. This low-cost imaging option can expedite appropriate patient management, enhance provider ...

2021 American College of Rheumatology/Vasculitis Foundation Guideline for the Managemen...
https://doi.org/10.1002/art.41776
Arthritis & Rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.); Chung SA, Gorelik M et. al.

Jul 9th, 2021 - To provide evidence-based recommendations and expert guidance for the management of systemic polyarteritis nodosa (PAN). Twenty-one clinical questions regarding diagnostic testing, treatment, and management were developed in the population, intervention, comparator, and outcome (PICO) format for systemic, non-hepatitis B-related PAN. Systematic literature reviews were conducted for each PICO qu...

2021 American College of Rheumatology/Vasculitis Foundation Guideline for the Managemen...
https://doi.org/10.1002/art.41774
Arthritis & Rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.); Maz M, Chung SA et. al.

Jul 9th, 2021 - To provide evidence-based recommendations and expert guidance for the management of giant cell arteritis (GCA) and Takayasu arteritis (TAK) as exemplars of large vessel vasculitis. Clinical questions regarding diagnostic testing, treatment, and management were developed in the population, intervention, comparator, and outcome (PICO) format for GCA and TAK (27 for GCA, 27 for TAK). Systematic li...

2021 American College of Rheumatology/Vasculitis Foundation Guideline for the Managemen...
https://doi.org/10.1002/art.41773
Arthritis & Rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.); Chung SA, Langford CA et. al.

Jul 9th, 2021 - To provide evidence-based recommendations and expert guidance for the management of antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis (AAV), including granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA), microscopic polyangiitis (MPA), and eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA). Clinical questions regarding the treatment and management of AAV were developed in the population, intervent...

2021 American College of Rheumatology/Vasculitis Foundation Guideline for the Managemen...
https://doi.org/10.1002/acr.24632
Arthritis Care & Research; Maz M, Chung SA et. al.

Jul 9th, 2021 - To provide evidence-based recommendations and expert guidance for the management of giant cell arteritis (GCA) and Takayasu arteritis (TAK) as exemplars of large vessel vasculitis. Clinical questions regarding diagnostic testing, treatment, and management were developed in the population, intervention, comparator, and outcome (PICO) format for GCA and TAK (27 for GCA, 27 for TAK). Systematic li...

2021 American College of Rheumatology/Vasculitis Foundation Guideline for the Managemen...
https://doi.org/10.1002/acr.24633
Arthritis Care & Research; Chung SA, Gorelik M et. al.

Jul 9th, 2021 - To provide evidence-based recommendations and expert guidance for the management of systemic polyarteritis nodosa (PAN). Twenty-one clinical questions regarding diagnostic testing, treatment, and management were developed in the population, intervention, comparator, and outcome (PICO) format for systemic, non-hepatitis B-related PAN. Systematic literature reviews were conducted for each PICO qu...