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Low-dose aspirin use for the prevention of morbidity and mortality from preeclampsia: U...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M14-1884
Annals of Internal Medicine; LeFevre ML,

Sep 9th, 2014 - Update of the 1996 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on aspirin prophylaxis in pregnancy. The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on the effectiveness of low-dose aspirin in preventing preeclampsia in women at increased risk and in decreasing adverse maternal and perinatal health outcomes, and assessed the maternal and fetal harms of low-dose aspirin during pregnancy. This re...

2019 Canadian guideline for physical activity throughout pregnancy.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bjsports-2018-100056
British Journal of Sports Medicine; Mottola MF, Davenport MH et. al.

Oct 19th, 2018 - The objective is to provide guidance for pregnant women and obstetric care and exercise professionals on prenatal physical activity. The outcomes evaluated were maternal, fetal or neonatal morbidity, or fetal mortality during and following pregnancy. Literature was retrieved through searches of MEDLINE, EMBASE, PsycINFO, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Cochrane Central Register of Cont...

Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM) Consult Series #44: Management of bleeding i...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2017.10.019
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology; , Gyamfi-Bannerman C

Oct 28th, 2017 - Third-trimester bleeding is a common complication arising from a variety of etiologies, some of which may initially present in the late preterm period. Previous management recommendations have not been specific to this gestational age window, which carries a potentially lower threshold for delivery. The purpose of this document is to provide guidance on management of late preterm (34 0/7-36 6/7...

Prevention and Control of Seasonal Influenza with Vaccines: Recommendations of the Advi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6107316
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Grohskopf LA, Sokolow LZ et. al.

Aug 24th, 2018 - This report updates the 2017-18 recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) regarding the use of seasonal influenza vaccines in the United States (MMWR Recomm Rep 2017;66[No. RR-2]). Routine annual influenza vaccination is recommended for all persons aged ≥6 months who do not have contraindications. A licensed, recommended, and age-appropriate vaccine should be us...

Prevention of Pertussis, Tetanus, and Diphtheria with Vaccines in the United States: Re...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5919600
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Liang JL, Tiwari T et. al.

Apr 27th, 2018 - This report compiles and summarizes all recommendations from CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) regarding prevention and control of tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis in the United States. As a comprehensive summary of previously published recommendations, this report does not contain any new recommendations and replaces all previously published reports and policy notes; ...

Practice Bulletin No. 183: Postpartum Hemorrhage.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002351
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Sep 24th, 2017 - Maternal hemorrhage, defined as a cumulative blood loss of greater than or equal to 1,000 mL or blood loss accompanied by signs or symptoms of hypovolemia within 24 hours after the birth process, remains the leading cause of maternal mortality worldwide (1). Additional important secondary sequelae from hemorrhage exist and include adult respiratory distress syndrome, shock, disseminated intrava...

Prevention and Control of Seasonal Influenza with Vaccines: Recommendations of the Advi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5837399
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Grohskopf LA, Sokolow LZ et. al.

Aug 25th, 2017 - This report updates the 2016-17 recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) regarding the use of seasonal influenza vaccines (MMWR Recomm Rep 2016;65[No. RR-5]). Routine annual influenza vaccination is recommended for all persons aged ≥6 months who do not have contraindications. A licensed, recommended, and age-appropriate vaccine should be used.For the 2017-18 se...

Updated CDC Recommendations for Using Artemether-Lumefantrine for the Treatment of Unco...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5898222
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Ballard SB, Salinger A et. al.

Apr 12th, 2018 - Malaria infection during pregnancy is associated with an increased risk for maternal and fetal complications. In the United States, treatment options for uncomplicated, chloroquine-resistant Plasmodium falciparum and P. vivax malaria in pregnant women are limited to mefloquine or quinine plus clindamycin (1). However, limited availability of quinine and increasing resistance to mefloquine restr...

Behavioral and Pharmacotherapy Interventions for Tobacco Smoking Cessation in Adults, I...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M15-2023
Annals of Internal Medicine; Siu AL,

Sep 21st, 2015 - Update of the 2009 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on counseling and interventions to prevent tobacco use and tobacco-related disease in adults, including pregnant women. The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on interventions for tobacco smoking cessation that are relevant to primary care (behavioral interventions, pharmacotherapy, and complementary or alternative therapy...

2015 ESC Guidelines for the management of patients with ventricular arrhythmias and the...
https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehv316
European Heart Journal; Priori SG, Blomström-Lundqvist C et. al.

Aug 31st, 2015 - 2015 ESC Guidelines for the management of patients with ventricular arrhythmias and the prevention of sudden cardiac death: The Task Force for the Management of Patients with Ventricular Arrhythmias and the Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). Endorsed by: Association for European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology (AEPC).|2015|Priori SG,Blomström-Lu...

Part 13: Neonatal Resuscitation: 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines Update for ...
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000267
Circulation Wyckoff MH, Aziz K et. al.

Oct 16th, 2015 - Part 13: Neonatal Resuscitation: 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines Update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care.|2015|Wyckoff MH,Aziz K,Escobedo MB,Kapadia VS,Kattwinkel J,|methods,standards,education,methods,standards,methods,standards,drug therapy,therapy,methods,standards,physiopathology,methods,standards,standards,

Screening for Depression in Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation St...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2015.18392
JAMA Siu AL, et. al.

Jan 27th, 2016 - Update of the 2009 US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for depression in adults. The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on the benefits and harms of screening for depression in adult populations, including older adults and pregnant and postpartum women; the accuracy of depression screening instruments; and the benefits and harms of depression treatment in these popu...

BSR and BHPR guideline on prescribing drugs in pregnancy and breastfeeding-Part I: stan...
https://doi.org/10.1093/rheumatology/kev404
Rheumatology (Oxford, England); Flint J, Panchal S et. al.

Jan 11th, 2016 - BSR and BHPR guideline on prescribing drugs in pregnancy and breastfeeding-Part I: standard and biologic disease modifying anti-rheumatic drugs and corticosteroids.|2016|Flint J,Panchal S,Hurrell A,van de Venne M,Gayed M,|administration & dosage,adverse effects,therapeutic use,administration & dosage,adverse effects,therapeutic use,administration & dosage,adverse effects,therapeutic use,standar...

Screening for Preeclampsia: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2017.3439
JAMA , Bibbins-Domingo K et. al.

Apr 26th, 2017 - Preeclampsia affects approximately 4% of pregnancies in the United States. It is the second leading cause of maternal mortality worldwide and may lead to serious maternal complications, including stroke, eclampsia, and organ failure. Adverse perinatal outcomes for the fetus and newborn include intrauterine growth restriction, low birth weight, and stillbirth. Many of the complications associate...

Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention of Congenital Toxoplasmosis in the United States.
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-3860
Pediatrics Maldonado YA, Read JS et. al.

Jan 31st, 2017 - Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention of Congenital Toxoplasmosis in the United States.|2017|Maldonado YA,Read JS, ,|therapeutic use,prevention & control,methods,standards,diagnosis,epidemiology,therapy,methods,standards,diagnosis,epidemiology,therapy,transmission,epidemiology,

Serologic Screening for Genital Herpes Infection: US Preventive Services Task Force Rec...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2016.16776
JAMA , Bibbins-Domingo K et. al.

Dec 20th, 2016 - Genital herpes is a prevalent sexually transmitted infection in the United States, occurring in almost 1 in 6 persons aged 14 to 49 years. Infection is caused by 2 subtypes of the herpes simplex virus (HSV), HSV-1 and HSV-2. Antiviral medications may provide symptomatic relief from outbreaks but do not cure HSV infection. Neonatal herpes infection, while uncommon, can result in substantial morb...

Care of the Adolescent After an Acute Sexual Assault.
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-4243
Pediatrics Crawford-Jakubiak JE, Alderman EM et. al.

Feb 28th, 2017 - Sexual violence is a broad term that encompasses a wide range of sexual victimizations. Since the American Academy of Pediatrics published its last policy statement on sexual assault in 2008, additional information and data have emerged about sexual violence affecting adolescents and the treatment and management of the adolescent who has been a victim of sexual assault. This report provides new...

Update to CDC's U.S. Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use, 2016: Revised ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5657782
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Tepper NK, Krashin JW et. al.

Sep 21st, 2017 - CDC's U.S. Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use (U.S. MEC) (first published in 2010 and updated in 2016) provides evidence-based guidance for the safe use of contraceptive methods among U.S. women with certain characteristics or medical conditions (1), and is adapted from global guidance from the World Health Organization (WHO) and kept up to date based on continual review of publ...

Committee Opinion Summary NO. 722: Marijuana Use During Pregnancy and Lactation.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002349
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Sep 24th, 2017 - Cannabis sativa (marijuana) is the illicit drug most commonly used during pregnancy. The self-reported prevalence of marijuana use during pregnancy ranges from 2% to 5% in most studies. A growing number of states are legalizing marijuana for medicinal or recreational purposes, and its use by pregnant women could increase even further as a result. Because of concerns regarding impaired neurodeve...

ACOG Practice Bulletin No. 191: Tubal Ectopic Pregnancy.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002464
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Dec 12th, 2017 - Ectopic pregnancy is defined as a pregnancy that occurs outside of the uterine cavity. The most common site of ectopic pregnancy is the fallopian tube. Most cases of tubal ectopic pregnancy that are detected early can be treated successfully either with minimally invasive surgery or with medical management using methotrexate. However, tubal ectopic pregnancy in an unstable patient is a medical ...