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Screening for Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes: US Preventive Services Task Force Recomm...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2021.12531
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.

Aug 25th, 2021 - An estimated 13% of all US adults (18 years or older) have diabetes, and 34.5% meet criteria for prediabetes. The prevalences of prediabetes and diabetes are higher in older adults. Estimates of the risk of progression from prediabetes to diabetes vary widely, perhaps because of differences in the definition of prediabetes or the heterogeneity of prediabetes. Diabetes is the leading cause of ki...

Aspirin Use to Prevent Preeclampsia and Related Morbidity and Mortality: US Preventive ...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2021.14781
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.

Sep 29th, 2021 - Preeclampsia is one of the most serious health problems that affect pregnant persons. It is a complication in approximately 4% of pregnancies in the US and contributes to both maternal and infant morbidity and mortality. Preeclampsia also accounts for 6% of preterm births and 19% of medically indicated preterm births in the US. There are racial and ethnic disparities in the prevalence of and mo...

Criteria, Processes, and Determination of Competence in Basic Critical Care Echocardiog...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2021.08.077
Chest Rajamani A, Galarza L et. al.

Sep 12th, 2021 - With the paucity of high-quality studies on longitudinal basic critical care echocardiography (BCCE) training, expert opinion guidelines have guided BCCE competence educational standards and processes. However, existing guidelines lack precise detail due to methodological flaws during guideline development. To formulate methodologically robust guidelines on BCCE training using evidence and expe...

Mass Critical Care Surge Response during COVID-19: Implementation of Contingency Strate...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8420082
Chest Dichter JR, Devereaux AV et. al.

Sep 10th, 2021 - Following the publication of 2014 consensus statement regarding mass critical care during public health emergencies, much has been learned about surge responses and the care of overwhelming numbers of patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.1 Gaps in prior pandemic planning were identified and require modification in the midst of ongoing surge throughout the world. The Task Force for Mass Critica...

Unmet clinical needs in the management of CALR-mutated essential thrombocythaemia: a co...
https://doi.org/10.1016/S2352-3026(21)00204-0
The Lancet. Haematology; Alvarez-Larrán A, Sant'Antonio E et. al.

Aug 28th, 2021 - Recommendations regarding management of essential thrombocythaemia rely on studies done before the discovery of the CALR mutation. On May 20, 2020, the European LeukemiaNet annual meeting was held with the goal to identify unmet clinical needs in myeloproliferative neoplasms. Because patients with a CALR mutation have specific clinical characteristics, treatment of CALR-mutated essential thromb...

Evaluation and management of patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertensio...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2021.07.020
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation : the Offic... de Perrot M, Gopalan D et. al.

Aug 24th, 2021 - ISHLT members have recognized the importance of a consensus statement on the evaluation and management of patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension. The creation of this document required multiple steps, including the engagement of the ISHLT councils, approval by the Standards and Guidelines Committee, identification and selection of experts in the field, and the development o...

Screening for Gestational Diabetes: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation St...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2021.11922
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.

Aug 11th, 2021 - Gestational diabetes is diabetes that develops during pregnancy. Prevalence of gestational diabetes in the US has been estimated at 5.8% to 9.2%, based on traditional diagnostic criteria, although it may be higher if more inclusive criteria are used. Pregnant persons with gestational diabetes are at increased risk for maternal and fetal complications, including preeclampsia, fetal macrosomia (w...

2021 PACES Expert Consensus Statement on the Indications and Management of Cardiovascul...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2021.07.051
Heart Rhythm; , Silka MJ et. al.

Aug 8th, 2021 - 2021 PACES Expert Consensus Statement on the Indications and Management of Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Devices in Pediatric Patients: Executive Summary.|2021| ,Silka MJ,Shah MJ,Silva JNA,Balaji S,|

2021 PACES Expert Consensus Statement on the Indications and Management of Cardiovascul...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2021.07.038
Heart Rhythm; , Shah MJ et. al.

Aug 8th, 2021 - In view of the increasing complexity of both cardiovascular implantable electronic devices (CIEDs) and patients in the current era, practice guidelines, by necessity, have become increasingly specific. This document is an expert consensus statement that has been developed to update and further delineate indications and management of CIEDs in pediatric patients, defined as ≤21 years of age, and ...

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...

International Consensus Statement on Nomenclature and Classification of the Congenital ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.08.119
The Annals of Thoracic 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...

Summary: International Consensus Statement on Nomenclature and Classification of the Co...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2021.05.001
The Annals of Thoracic 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. ...

Treatment of keloids and hypertrophic scars. Position statement of the Brazilian expert...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jdv.17484
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venere... Oliveira GV, Metsavaht LD et. al.

Jul 16th, 2021 - Keloids (K) and hypertrophic scars (HS) are abnormal responses to wound healing that occur as the result of dermal inflammation. Despite the advances on their treatment, many patients still suffer from the negative effects of excessive scarring; its approach is impaired by the lack of objective data on different treatments and the large genetic variability among patients and the difficulties in...

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/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/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...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on Endoscopic Management of Perforations in Gastrointestin...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2021.06.045
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Lee JH, Kedia P et. al.

Jul 6th, 2021 - BEST PRACTICE ADVICE 1: For all procedures, especially procedures carrying an increased risk for perforation, a thorough discussion between the endoscopist and the patient (preferably together with the patient's family) should include details of the procedural techniques and risks involved. BEST PRACTICE ADVICE 2: The area of perforation should be kept clean to prevent any spillage of gastroint...