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ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Dyspnea-Suspected Cardiac Origin (Ischemia Already Exclud...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.014
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Bolen MA et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Dyspnea is the symptom of perceived breathing discomfort and is commonly encountered in a variety of clinical settings. Cardiac etiologies of dyspnea are an important consideration; among these, valvular heart disease (Variant 1), arrhythmia (Variant 2), and pericardial disease (Variant 3) are reviewed in this document. Imaging plays an important role in the clinical assessment of these suspect...

ACR-ACNM-ASTRO-SNMMI Practice Parameter for Lutetium-177 (Lu-177) DOTATATE Therapy.
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000004182
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Love C, Desai NB et. al.

May 5th, 2022 - This practice parameter (PP) for Lutetium-177 (Lu-177) DOTATATE peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT) aims to guide authorized users in selection of appropriate adult candidates with gastroeneropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs) from foregut, midgut, and hindgut. The essential selection criteria include somatostatin receptor-positive GEP-NETs, which are usually inoperable and pr...

ACR-ACNM-ASTRO-SNMMI Practice Parameter for Lutetium-177 (Lu-177) DOTATATE Therapy.
https://doi.org/10.1097/COC.0000000000000903
American Journal of Clinical Oncology; Love C, Desai NB et. al.

May 5th, 2022 - This practice parameter (PP) for Lutetium-177 (Lu-177) DOTATATE peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT) aims to guide authorized users in selection of appropriate adult candidates with gastroeneropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs) from foregut, midgut, and hindgut. The essential selection criteria include somatostatin receptor-positive GEP-NETs, which are usually inoperable and pr...

Aspirin Use to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease: US Preventive Services Task Force Recomm...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2022.4983
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.

Apr 27th, 2022 - Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of mortality in the US, accounting for more than 1 in 4 deaths. Each year, an estimated 605 000 people in the US have a first myocardial infarction and an estimated 610 000 experience a first stroke. To update its 2016 recommendation, the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) commissioned a systematic review on the effectiveness of aspirin ...

Guideline No. 425a: Cannabis Use Throughout Women's Lifespans - Part 1: Fertility, Cont...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2022.01.012
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Robert M, Graves LE et. al.

Apr 12th, 2022 - To provide health care providers with the best evidence on cannabis use with respect to women's health. Areas of focus include general patterns of cannabis use as well as safety of use; care for women who use cannabis; stigma; screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment; impact on hormonal regulation; reproductive health, including contraception and fertility; sexual function; effe...

Minimum Core Data Elements for Evaluation of TAVR: A Scientific Statement by PASSION CV...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2022.01.014
JACC. Cardiovascular Interventions; Simonato M, Vemulapalli S et. al.

Apr 4th, 2022 - Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is the standard of care for severe, symptomatic aortic stenosis. Real-world TAVR data collection contributes to benefit/risk assessment and safety evidence for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, quality evaluation for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and hospitals, as well as clinical research and real-world implementation through ...

American College of Gastroenterology-Canadian Association of Gastroenterology Clinical ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8966740
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Abraham NS, Barkun AN et. al.

Mar 18th, 2022 - We conducted systematic reviews of predefined clinical questions and used the Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development and Evaluations approach to develop recommendations for the periendoscopic management of anticoagulant and antiplatelet drugs during acute gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding and the elective endoscopic setting. The following recommendations target patients presenting wit...

A Guide to Implementing Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors within a Cancer Program: Experienc...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8870472
Current Oncology (Toronto, Ont.); Cheema PK, Iafolla MAJ et. al.

Feb 25th, 2022 - The increased use of immune checkpoint inhibitors across cancer programs has created the need for standardized patient assessment, education, monitoring, and management of immune-related adverse events (irAEs). At William Osler Health System in Brampton, Ontario, a practical step-wise approach detailing the implementation of cancer immunotherapy in routine practice was developed. The approach f...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on De-Prescribing of Proton Pump Inhibitors: Expert Review.
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2021.12.247
Gastroenterology Targownik LE, Fisher DA et. al.

Feb 21st, 2022 - Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are among the most commonly used medications in the world. Developed for the treatment and prevention of acid-mediated upper gastrointestinal conditions, these agents are being used increasingly for indications where their benefits are less certain. PPI overprescription imposes an economic cost and contributes to polypharmacy. In addition, PPI use has been increasi...

Perioperative care in open aortic vascular surgery: A consensus statement by the Enhanc...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2022.01.131
Journal of Vascular Surgery; McGinigle KL, Spangler EL et. al.

Feb 20th, 2022 - The Society for Vascular Surgery and the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Society formally collaborated and elected an international, multidisciplinary panel of experts to review the literature and provide evidence-based recommendations related to all the health care received in the perioperative period for patients undergoing open abdominal aortic operations (both transabdominal and retroperito...

Intravenous contrast medium extravasation: systematic review and updated ESUR Contrast ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9038843
European Radiology; Roditi G, Khan N et. al.

Feb 18th, 2022 - Guidelines for management and prevention of contrast media extravasation have not been updated recently. In view of emerging research and changing working practices, this review aims to inform update on the current guidelines. In this paper, we review the literature pertaining to the pathophysiology, diagnosis, risk factors and treatments of contrast media extravasation. A suggested protocol an...

Thromboprophylaxis in Patients With COVID-19: A Brief Update to the CHEST Guideline and...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8839802
Chest Moores LK, Tritschler T et. al.

Feb 16th, 2022 - Patients hospitalized with COVID-19 often exhibit markers of a hypercoagulable state and have an increased incidence of VTE. In response, CHEST issued rapid clinical guidance regarding prevention of VTE. Over the past 18 months the quality of the evidence has improved. We thus sought to incorporate this evidence and update our recommendations as necessary. This update focuses on the optimal app...

2022 Society of Critical Care Medicine Clinical Practice Guidelines on Prevention and M...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PCC.0000000000002873
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine : a Journal of the Socie... Smith HAB, Besunder JB et. al.

Feb 5th, 2022 - A guideline that both evaluates current practice and provides recommendations to address sedation, pain, and delirium management with regard for neuromuscular blockade and withdrawal is not currently available. To develop comprehensive clinical practice guidelines for critically ill infants and children, with specific attention to seven domains of care including pain, sedation/agitation, iatrog...

Clinical practice guidelines for management of hyperglycaemia in adults with diabetic k...
https://doi.org/10.1111/dme.14769
Diabetic Medicine : a Journal of the British Diabetic Ass... Karalliedde J, Winocour P et. al.

Jan 27th, 2022 - A significant percentage of people with diabetes develop chronic kidney disease and diabetes is also a leading cause of end-stage kidney disease (ESKD). The term diabetic kidney disease (DKD) includes both diabetic nephropathy (DN) and diabetes mellitus and chronic kidney disease (DM CKD). DKD is associated with high morbidity and mortality, which are predominantly related to cardiovascular dis...

Screening for Atrial Fibrillation: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Sta...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2021.23732
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.

Jan 26th, 2022 - Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common cardiac arrhythmia. The prevalence of AF increases with age, from less than 0.2% in adults younger than 55 years to about 10% in those 85 years or older, with a higher prevalence in men than in women. It is uncertain whether the prevalence of AF differs by race and ethnicity. Atrial fibrillation is a major risk factor for ischemic stroke and is associ...

Amalgam (Part 2): Safe Use and Phase Down of Dental Amalgam: Adopted by the FDI General...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.identj.2021.11.007
International Dental Journal;

Jan 26th, 2022 - Amalgam (Part 2): Safe Use and Phase Down of Dental Amalgam: Adopted by the FDI General Assembly: 27-29 September 2021, Sydney, Australia.|2022||adverse effects,toxicity,

EAES rapid guideline: systematic review, network meta-analysis, CINeMA and GRADE assess...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-022-09008-0
Surgical Endoscopy; Carrano FM, Iossa A et. al.

Jan 22nd, 2022 - The European Association for Endoscopic Surgery Bariatric Guidelines Group identified a gap in bariatric surgery recommendations with a structured, contextualized consideration of multiple bariatric interventions. To provide evidence-informed, transparent and trustworthy recommendations on the use of sleeve gastrectomy, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, adjustable gastric banding, gastric plication, bi...

Exercise/Physical Activity in Individuals with Type 2 Diabetes: A Consensus Statement f...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8802999
Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise; Kanaley JA, Colberg SR et. al.

Jan 15th, 2022 - This consensus statement is an update of the 2010 American College of Sports Medicine position stand on exercise and type 2 diabetes. Since then, a substantial amount of research on select topics in exercise in individuals of various ages with type 2 diabetes has been published while diabetes prevalence has continued to expand worldwide. This consensus statement provides a brief summary of the ...

Management of herpesvirus reactivations in patients with solid tumours and hematologic ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8810475
Annals of Hematology; Henze L, Buhl C et. al.

Jan 8th, 2022 - Clinical reactivations of herpes simplex virus or varicella zoster virus occur frequently among patients with malignancies and manifest particularly as herpes simplex stomatitis in patients with acute leukaemia treated with intensive chemotherapy and as herpes zoster in patients with lymphoma or multiple myeloma. In recent years, knowledge on reactivation rates and clinical manifestations has i...

Management of hypertension and renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system blockade in adults ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8722287
BMC Nephrology; Banerjee D, Winocour P et. al.

Jan 5th, 2022 - People with type 1 and type 2 diabetes are at risk of developing progressive chronic kidney disease (CKD) and end-stage kidney failure. Hypertension is a major, reversible risk factor in people with diabetes for development of albuminuria, impaired kidney function, end-stage kidney disease and cardiovascular disease. Blood pressure control has been shown to be beneficial in people with diabetes...