Genetics in Medicine : Official Journal of the American C... Reddi HV, Wand H et. al.
Mar 28th, 2023 - Laboratory perspectives in the development of polygenic risk scores for disease: A points to consider statement of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG).|2023|Reddi HV,Wand H,Funke B,Zimmermann MT,Lebo MS,|
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Sachdev V, Sharma K et. al.
Mar 24th, 2023 - Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) is one of the most common forms of heart failure; its prevalence is increasing, and outcomes are worsening. Affected patients often experience severe exertional dyspnea and debilitating fatigue, as well as poor quality of life, frequent hospitalizations, and a high mortality rate. Until recently, most pharmacological intervention trials for...
Journal of Vascular Surgery; McGinigle KL, Spangler EL et. al.
Mar 18th, 2023 - The Society for Vascular Surgery and the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS®) Society formally collaborated and elected an international, multi-disciplinary panel of experts to review the literature and provide evidence-based suggestions for coordinated peri-operative care for patients undergoing infrainguinal bypass surgery for peripheral artery disease. Structured around the ERAS® core ele...
Genetics in Medicine : Official Journal of the American C... Abu-El-Haija A, Reddi HV et. al.
Mar 16th, 2023 - The clinical application of polygenic risk scores: A points to consider statement of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG).|2023|Abu-El-Haija A,Reddi HV,Wand H,Rose NC,Mori M,|
Chest Khan A, Frazer-Green L et. al.
Mar 16th, 2023 - Respiratory failure is a significant concern in neuromuscular diseases (NMD). This CHEST guideline examines the literature on the respiratory management of patients with NMD to provide evidence-based recommendations. An expert panel conducted a systematic review addressing the respiratory management of NMD and applied the GRADE approach for assessing the certainty of the evidence and formulatin...
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; , Bass TA et. al.
Feb 22nd, 2023 - 2023 ACC/AHA/SCAI Advanced Training Statement on Interventional Cardiology (Coronary, Peripheral Vascular, and Structural Heart Interventions): A Report of the ACC Competency Management Committee.|2023| ,Bass TA,Abbott JD,Mahmud E,Parikh SA,|
Genetics in Medicine : Official Journal of the American C... Deignan JL, De Castro M et. al.
Feb 18th, 2023 - Points to consider in the practice of postmortem genetic testing: A statement of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG).|2023|Deignan JL,De Castro M,Horner VL,Johnston T,Macaya D,|
JAMA , Mangione CM et. al.
Feb 15th, 2023 - Genital herpes is a common sexually transmitted infection caused by 2 related viruses, herpes simplex type 1 (HSV-1) and herpes simplex type 2 (HSV-2). Infection is lifelong; currently, there is no cure for HSV infection. Antiviral medications may provide clinical benefits to symptomatic persons. Transmission of HSV from a pregnant person to their infant can occur, most commonly during delivery...
JACC. Cardiovascular Interventions; Grines CL, Box LC et. al.
Feb 2nd, 2023 - SCAI Expert Consensus Statement on Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Without On-Site Surgical Backup.|2023|Grines CL,Box LC,Mamas MA,Abbott JD,Blankenship JC,|
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Cavestro GM, Mannucci A et. al.
Dec 23rd, 2022 - Patients with early-onset colorectal cancer (eoCRC) are managed according to guidelines that are not age-specific. A multidisciplinary international group (DIRECt), composed of 69 experts, was convened to develop the first evidence-based consensus recommendations for eoCRC. After reviewing the published literature, a Delphi methodology was used to draft and respond to clinically relevant questi...
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation : the Offic... Kittleson MM, DeFilippis EM et. al.
Dec 18th, 2022 - Pregnancy after thoracic organ transplantation is feasible for select individuals but requires multidisciplinary subspecialty care. Key components for a successful pregnancy after lung or heart transplantation include preconception and contraceptive planning, thorough risk stratification, optimization of maternal comorbidities and fetal health through careful monitoring, and open communication ...
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; , Miller JR et. al.
Dec 17th, 2022 - Despite decades of experience, aspects of the management of tetralogy of Fallot with pulmonary stenosis (TOF) remain controversial. Practitioners must consider newer, evolving treatment strategies with limited data to guide decision making. Therefore, the TOF Clinical Practice Standards Committee was commissioned by the American Association for Thoracic Surgery to provide a framework on this to...
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; , Hartwig M et. al.
Dec 15th, 2022 - The use of mechanical circulatory support (MCS) in lung transplantation has been steadily increasing over the prior decade, with evolving strategies for incorporating support in the preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative settings. There is significant practice variability in the use of these techniques, however, and relatively limited data to help establish institutional protocols. The...
JAMA Butcher NJ, Monsour A et. al.
Dec 14th, 2022 - Complete information in a trial protocol regarding study outcomes is crucial for obtaining regulatory approvals, ensuring standardized trial conduct, reducing research waste, and providing transparency of methods to facilitate trial replication, critical appraisal, accurate reporting and interpretation of trial results, and knowledge synthesis. However, recommendations on what outcome-specific ...
European Urology Focus; Zeng G, Zhong W et. al.
Nov 27th, 2022 - Different international associations have proposed their own guidelines on urolithiasis. However, the focus is primarily on an overview of the principles of urolithiasis management rather than step-by-step technical details for the procedure. The International Alliance of Urolithiasis (IAU) is releasing a series of guidelines on the management of urolithiasis. The current guideline on shockwave...
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Harpaz R, Ortega-Sanchez IR et. al.
Jun 6th, 2008 - These recommendations represent the first statement by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) on the use of a live attenuated vaccine for the prevention of herpes zoster (zoster) (i.e., shingles) and its sequelae, which was licensed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on May 25, 2006. This report summarizes the epidemiology of zoster and its sequelae, describes the z...
JAMA , Mangione CM et. al.
Nov 16th, 2022 - Current prevalence of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in the US is not well established; however, based on cohort and survey data, in 2007-2010 the estimated prevalence of at least mild OSA (defined as an apnea-hypoxia index [AHI] ≥5) plus symptoms of daytime sleepiness among adults aged 30 to 70 years was 14% for men and 5% for women, and the estimated prevalence of moderate to severe OSA (defin...
Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology : JVIR; Vedantham S, Desai KR et. al.
Nov 15th, 2022 - To establish the updated position of the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) on the endovascular management of acute iliofemoral deep vein thrombosis (DVT). A multidisciplinary writing group with expertise in treating venous diseases was convened by SIR. A comprehensive literature search was conducted to identify studies on the topic of interest. Recommendations were drafted and graded ac...
Chest Falvo MJ, Sotolongo AM et. al.
Nov 8th, 2022 - The diagnosis of constrictive bronchiolitis (CB) in previously deployed individuals, and evaluation of respiratory symptoms more broadly, presents considerable challenges, including using consistent histopathologic criteria and clinical assessments. What are the recommended diagnostic workup and associated terminology of respiratory symptoms in previously deployed individuals? Nineteen experts ...
JAMA , Mangione CM et. al.
Nov 2nd, 2022 - Menopause is defined as the cessation of a person's menstrual cycle. It is defined retrospectively, 12 months after the final menstrual period. Perimenopause, or the menopausal transition, is the few-year time period preceding a person's final menstrual period and is characterized by increasing menstrual cycle length variability and periods of amenorrhea, and often symptoms such as vasomotor dy...