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The new International Society of Hypertension guidelines on hypertension
Journal of Hypertension;

The June issue of the Journal of Hypertension starts with the hypertension guidelines prepared by the International Society of Hypertension (ISH) and simultaneously published in Hypertension as well. Compared with the guidelines issued by the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)/European Society of Hypertension (ESH) and American College of Cardiology (ACC)/American Heart Association (AHA) the ...

WFH Guidelines for the Management of Hemophilia, 3rd edition

Aug 2nd, 2020 - This new edition of the World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) guidelines for the management of hemophilia comes at an exciting time in the evolution of the diagnosis and treatment of this condition. Since the publication of the second edition in 2012, tremendous advances have been made in several aspects of the management of hemophilia. These include genetic assessment as well as therapy with ma...

Breast Cancer Risk Assessment and Screening in Average-Risk Women

COVID-19 : Clinical Assessment & Management

American College of Emergency Physicians

AGA INSTITUTE GUIDELINES FOR THE Identification, Assessment and Initial Medical Treatment in Crohn’s Disease: CLINICAL DECISION SUPPORT TOOL

Rhinitis 2020: A practice parameter update
The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology; Dykewicz, MS. .

This comprehensive practice parameter for allergic rhinitis (AR) and nonallergic rhinitis (NAR) provides updated guidance on diagnosis, assessment, selection of monotherapy and combination pharmacologic options, and allergen immunotherapy for AR. Newer information about local AR is reviewed.

Updates in the Management of CLL/SLL: Sequencing Therapy and the Role of Minimal Residual Disease Testing
Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network;

Evolving standard first-line approaches to the treatment for chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma (CLL/SLL) are once again focusing on the integration of minimal residual disease (MRD) status as a response assessment tool. MRD status correlates with clinical outcomes, therefore making it a good early indicator of response and expected outcomes, noted William G. Wierda, MD, Ph...

Cystic Fibrosis Colorectal Cancer Screening Consensus Recommendations.
Gastroenterology Hadjiliadis D, Khoruts A et. al.

Dec 31st, 2017 - Improved therapy has substantially increased survival of persons with cystic fibrosis (CF). But the risk of colorectal cancer (CRC) in adults with CF is 5-10 times greater compared to the general population, and 25-30 times greater in CF patients after an organ transplantation. To address this risk, the CF Foundation convened a multi-stakeholder task force to develop CRC screening recommendatio...

2017 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway on the Management of Mitral Regurgitation: A Repo...
O'Gara, Patrick T.

Oct 15th, 2017 - Mitral regurgitation (MR) is a complex valve lesion that can pose significant management challenges for the cardiovascular clinician. This Expert Consensus Document emphasizes that recognition of MR should prompt an assessment of its etiology, mechanism, and severity, as well as indications for treatment.

2017 ACC/AHA Blood Pressure Treatment Guideline Recommendations and Cardiovascular Risk
Colantonio, L.

Sep 9th, 2018 - The 2017 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association (ACC/AHA) blood pressure (BP) guideline provides updated recommendations for antihypertensive medication initiation and intensification.

2017 ACC/AHA/HRS Guideline for the Evaluation and Management of Patients With Syncope
Win-Kuang Shen

Aug 29th, 2017 - The purpose of this ACC/AHA/HRS guideline is to provide contemporary, accessible, and succinct guidance on the management of adult and pediatric patients with suspected syncope.

American Cancer Society Guidelines on Nutrition and Physical Activity for Cancer Prevention:...
Lawrence H. Kushi

Aug 4th, 2011 - The American Cancer Society (ACS) publishes Nutrition and Physical Activity Guidelines to serve as a foundation for its communication, policy, and community strategies and, ultimately, to affect dietary and physical activity patterns among Americans. These Guidelines, published approximately every 5 years, are developed by a national panel of experts in cancer research, prevention, epidemiology.

American Cancer Society prostate cancer survivorship care guidelines
Skolarus, T.

Jun 30th, 2014 - Prostate cancer survivors approach 2. 8 million in number and represent 1 in 5 of all cancer survivors in the United States.

A practice guideline from the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics and the Nati...
Heather Hampel

Nov 12th, 2014 - Cancer genetic consultation is an important aspect of the care of individuals at increased risk of a hereditary cancer syndrome. Yet several patient, clinician, and system-level barriers hinder identification of individuals appropriate for cancer genetics referral.

American Society of Hematology 2018 guidelines for management of venous thromboembolism: opt...
Witt, D.

Nov 26th, 2018 - Background: Clinicians confront numerous practical issues in optimizing the use of anticoagulants to treat venous thromboembolism (VTE). Objective: These evidence-based guidelines of the American Society of Hematology (ASH) are intended to support patients, clinicians and other health care professionals in their decisions about the use of anticoagulants in the management of VTE.

American Society of Hematology 2018 Guidelines for management of venous thromboembolism: tre...
Monagle, P.

Nov 26th, 2018 - Background: Despite an increasing incidence of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in pediatric patients in tertiary care settings, relatively few pediatric physicians have experience with antithrombotic interventions. Objective: These guidelines of the American Society of Hematology (ASH), based on the best available evidence, are intended to support patients, clinicians, and other health care profes.

Timothy M. Bateman

Sep 30th, 2016 - Many patients with suspected or known coronary artery disease (CAD) benefit from the information provided by a noninvasive cardiac imaging test. Cardiac imaging tests can provide information regarding the presence, extent, and severity of CAD, estimate risk for early and late major adverse cardiac events, and assist in determining the most appropriate treatment, including medical therapy and/or.

ACG Clinical Guideline: Ulcerative Colitis in Adults
Rubin, D.,et al

Feb 20th, 2019 - Ulcerative colitis (UC) is an idiopathic inflammatory disorder. These guidelines indicate the preferred approach to the management of adults with UC and represent the official practice recommendations of the American College of Gastroenterology.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria ® Chronic Chest Pain—High Probability of Coronary Artery Disease
Akers, S.

Apr 30th, 2017 - In patients with chronic chest pain in the setting of high probability of coronary artery disease (CAD), imaging has major and diverse roles. First, imaging is valuable in determining and documenting the presence, extent, and severity of myocardial ischemia, hibernation, scarring, and/or the presence, site, and severity of obstructive coronary lesions.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria ® Monitoring Response to Neoadjuvant Systemic Therapy for Breas...
Slanetz, P.

Oct 31st, 2017 - Patients with locally advanced invasive breast cancers are often treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy prior to definitive surgical intervention. The primary aims of this approach are to: 1) reduce tumor burden thereby permitting breast conservation rather than mastectomy, 2) promptly treat possible metastatic disease, whether or not it is detectable on preoperative staging, and 3) potentially.