JAMA Lin JS, Piper MA et. al.
Jun 15th, 2016 - Colorectal cancer (CRC) remains a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States. To systematically review the effectiveness, diagnostic accuracy, and harms of screening for CRC. Searches of MEDLINE, PubMed, and the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials for relevant studies published from January 1, 2008, through December 31, 2014, with surveillance through February ...
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Robertson DJ, Lee JK et. al.
Oct 22nd, 2016 - Recommendations on fecal immunochemical testing to screen for colorectal neoplasia: a consensus statement by the US Multi-Society Task Force on colorectal cancer.|2016|Robertson DJ,Lee JK,Boland CR,Dominitz JA,Giardiello FM,|diagnosis,standards,analysis,
JAMA , Bibbins-Domingo K et. al.
Jun 15th, 2016 - Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the United States. In 2016, an estimated 134,000 persons will be diagnosed with the disease, and about 49,000 will die from it. Colorectal cancer is most frequently diagnosed among adults aged 65 to 74 years; the median age at death from colorectal cancer is 68 years. To update the 2008 US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) r...
Annals of Internal Medicine; Doyle-Delgado K, Chamberlain JJ et. al.
Aug 31st, 2020 - The American Diabetes Association (ADA) updates the Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes annually to provide clinicians, patients, researchers, payers, and other interested parties with evidence-based recommendations for the diagnosis and management of diabetes. To develop the 2020 Standards, the ADA Professional Practice Committee, comprising physicians, adult and pediatric endocrinologists, ...
JAMA , Curry SJ et. al.
Jul 12th, 2018 - Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the most common cause of death among adults in the United States. Treatment to prevent CVD events by modifying risk factors is currently informed by the Framingham Risk Score, the Pooled Cohort Equations, or similar CVD risk assessment models. If current CVD risk assessment models could be improved by adding more risk factors, treatment might be better targeted, ...
Annals of Internal Medicine; Qaseem A, Barry MJ et. al.
Jan 5th, 2017 - The American College of Physicians (ACP) developed this guideline to present the evidence and provide clinical recommendations on oral pharmacologic treatment of type 2 diabetes in adults. This guideline serves as an update to the 2012 ACP guideline on the same topic. This guideline is endorsed by the American Academy of Family Physicians. This guideline is based on a systematic review of rando...
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Bowlus CL, Lim JK et. al.
Jul 15th, 2019 - The purpose of this clinical practice update is to define key principles in the surveillance of hepatobiliary cancers including cholangiocarcinoma, gallbladder adenocarcinoma, and hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC). The recommendations outlined in this expert review are based on available published evidence including observational studies and systemat...
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Lichtenstein GR, Loftus EV et. al.
Apr 3rd, 2018 - Crohn's disease is an idiopathic inflammatory disorder of unknown etiology with genetic, immunologic, and environmental influences. The incidence of Crohn's disease has steadily increased over the past several decades. The diagnosis and treatment of patients with Crohn's disease has evolved since the last practice guideline was published. These guidelines represent the official practice recomme...
Annals of Internal Medicine; Chamberlain JJ, Kalyani RR et. al.
Sep 11th, 2017 - The American Diabetes Association (ADA) annually updates Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes to provide clinicians, patients, researchers, payers, and other interested parties with evidence-based recommendations for the diagnosis and management of patients with diabetes. For the 2017 Standards of Care, the ADA Professional Practice Committee did MEDLINE searches from 1 January 2016 to Novembe...
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Wang KK, Sampliner RE et. al.
Mar 17th, 2008 - Updated guidelines 2008 for the diagnosis, surveillance and therapy of Barrett's esophagus.|2008|Wang KK,Sampliner RE, ,|complications,diagnosis,pathology,therapy,analysis,pathology,
Endoscopy Dumonceau JM, Garcia-Fernandez FJ et. al.
Mar 22nd, 2012 - This article expresses the current view of the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) about radiation protection for endoscopic procedures, in particular endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP). Particular cases, including pregnant women and pediatric patients, are also discussed. This Guideline was developed by a group of endoscopists and medical physicists to ensu...
Intensive Care Medicine; Bassetti M, Marchetti M et. al.
Oct 9th, 2013 - intra-abdominal candidiasis (IAC) may include Candida involvement of peritoneum or intra-abdominal abscess and is burdened by high morbidity and mortality rates in surgical patients. Unfortunately, international guidelines do not specifically address this particular clinical setting due to heterogeneity of definitions and scant direct evidence. In order to cover this unmet clinical need, the It...
Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.); Jonas MM, Block JM et. al.
Oct 4th, 2010 - Chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in children presents a therapeutic challenge for the practitioner. Decisions regarding selection of patients who may benefit from treatment, appropriate timing of treatment, and the choice of antiviral therapy are complex and are compounded by the limited number of drugs that have been studied in children. An expert panel of nationally recognized pediat...
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Mazurek GH, Jereb J et. al.
Jun 25th, 2010 - n 2005, CDC published guidelines for using the QuantiFERON-TB Gold test (QFT-G) (Cellestis Limited, Carnegie, Victoria, Australia) (CDC. Guidelines for using the QuantiFERON-TB Gold test for detecting Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection, United States. MMWR;54[No. RR-15]:49-55). Subsequently, two new interferon gamma (IFN- gamma) release assays (IGRAs) were approved by the Food and Drug Admini...
Diabetes Care; Siminerio LM, Albanese-O'Neill A et. al.
Sep 24th, 2014 - Care of young children with diabetes in the child care setting: a position statement of the American Diabetes Association.|2014|Siminerio LM,Albanese-O'Neill A,Chiang JL,Hathaway K,Jackson CC,|analysis,metabolism,methods,standards,standards,blood,epidemiology,therapy,
The European Respiratory Journal; Horváth I, Barnes PJ et. al.
Apr 27th, 2017 - Breath tests cover the fraction of nitric oxide in expired gas (FeNO), volatile organic compounds (VOCs), variables in exhaled breath condensate (EBC) and other measurements. For EBC and for FeNO, official recommendations for standardised procedures are more than 10 years old and there is none for exhaled VOCs and particles. The aim of this document is to provide technical standards and recomme...
Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine; Hammond ME, Hayes DF et. al.
Jun 30th, 2010 - To develop a guideline to improve the accuracy of immunohistochemical (IHC) estrogen receptor (ER) and progesterone receptor (PgR) testing in breast cancer and the utility of these receptors as predictive markers. The American Society of Clinical Oncology and the College of American Pathologists convened an international Expert Panel that conducted a systematic review and evaluation of the lite...
Modern Pathology : an Official Journal of the United Stat... McCluggage WG, Judge MJ et. al.
Jun 19th, 2015 - A comprehensive pathological report is essential for optimal patient management, cancer staging and prognostication. In many countries, proforma reports are used but these vary in their content. The International Collaboration on Cancer Reporting (ICCR) is an alliance formed by the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia, the Royal College of Pathologists of the United Kingdom, the College...
European Journal of Neurology; Mygland A, Ljøstad U et. al.
Nov 25th, 2009 - Lyme neuroborreliosis (LNB) is a nervous system infection caused by Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato (Bb). To present evidence-based recommendations for diagnosis and treatment. Data were analysed according to levels of evidence as suggested by EFNS. The following three criteria should be fulfilled for definite LNB, and two of them for possible LNB: (i) neurological symptoms; (ii) cerebrospinal ...
Journal of Vascular Surgery; Chaikof EL, Brewster DC et. al.
Oct 13th, 2009 - The care of patients with an abdominal aortic aneurysm: the Society for Vascular Surgery practice guidelines.|2009|Chaikof EL,Brewster DC,Dalman RL,Makaroun MS,Illig KA,|diagnosis,mortality,surgery,mortality,prevention & control,surgery,methods,analysis,mortality,standards,standards,standards,mortality,standards,standards,