JAMA Ahmed O, Cifu AS et. al.
Oct 6th, 2021 - Inferior Vena Cava Filters for the Treatment of Patients With Venous Thromboembolic Disease.|2021|Ahmed O,Cifu AS,Paul J,|adverse effects,therapeutic use,drug therapy,therapy,adverse effects,drug therapy,prevention & control,therapy,drug therapy,therapy,surgery,
European Urology Focus; Beyer K, MacLennan SJ et. al.
Oct 5th, 2021 - Patients are the stewards of their own care and hence their voice is important when designing and implementing research. Patients should be involved not only as participants in research that impacts their care, as the recipients of that care and any associated harms, but also as research collaborators in prioritising important questions from the patient perspective and designing the research an...
European Urology Focus; Björkqvist J, Giles RH et. al.
Oct 3rd, 2021 - The importance of patient involvement in guideline development is internationally recognised, yet there is a lack of clear methodology for integrating patient preferences and values in guidelines and a need to identify the optimum stages for involving patients in guideline production. European Association of Urology (EAU) guidelines have international reach, a rigorous guideline production proc...
Current Oncology (Toronto, Ont.); Thawer A, Miller WH et. al.
Oct 1st, 2021 - The combination of dabrafenib and trametinib is a well-established treatment for BRAF-mutated melanoma. However, the effectiveness of this approach may be hindered by the development of treatment-related pyrexia syndrome, which occurs in at least 50% of treated patients. Without appropriate intervention, pyrexia syndrome has the potential to worsen and can result in hypotension secondary to deh...
Kidney International; Rovin BH, Adler SG et. al.
Sep 25th, 2021 - The Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Glomerular Diseases is an update to the KDIGO 2012 guideline. The aim is to assist clinicians caring for individuals with glomerulonephritis (GN), both adults and children. The scope includes various glomerular diseases, including IgA nephropathy and IgA vasculitis, membranous nephropathy, ne...
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Busse JW, Vankrunkelsven P et. al.
Sep 10th, 2021 - What is the role of medical cannabis or cannabinoids for people living with chronic pain due to cancer or non-cancer causes? Chronic pain is common and distressing and associated with considerable socioeconomic burden globally. Medical cannabis is increasingly used to manage chronic pain, particularly in jurisdictions that have enacted policies to reduce use of opioids; however, existing guidel...
Practical Radiation Oncology; Marquez CM, Wong W
Sep 5th, 2021 - ASTRO Editorial: ONS Guidelines for Cancer Treatment-Related Radiodermatitis.|2021|Marquez CM,Wong W,|
Blood Advances; Cuker A, Tseng EK et. al.
Sep 3rd, 2021 - COVID-19-related critical illness is associated with an increased risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE). These evidence-based guidelines of the American Society of Hematology (ASH) are intended to support patients, clinicians, and other health care professionals in making decisions about the use of anticoagulation for thromboprophylaxis in patients with COVID-19-related critical illness who do n...
Gastroenterology Shah SC, Piazuelo MB et. al.
Aug 30th, 2021 - The purpose of this Clinical Practice Update Expert Review is to provide clinicians with guidance on the diagnosis and management of atrophic gastritis, a common preneoplastic condition of the stomach, with a primary focus on atrophic gastritis due to chronic Helicobacter pylori infection-the most common etiology-or due to autoimmunity. To date, clinical guidance for best practices related to t...
Injury Pearce O, Brown MT et. al.
Aug 22nd, 2021 - Flexor tendon injuries are common and occur mostly by penetrating trauma. Suspected flexor tendon injuries require a thorough clinical assessment and often are not isolated injuries. A detailed understanding of flexor tendon anatomy and spatial relationships is essential, especially when repairing multi-tendon injuries. Principles of flexor tendon repair include a strong suture construct, minim...
Annals of Oncology : Official Journal of the European Soc... Yoshino T, Argilés G et. al.
Aug 20th, 2021 - The most recent version of the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Clinical Practice Guidelines for the diagnosis, treatment and follow-up of localised colon cancer was published in 2020. It was decided by both the ESMO and the Japanese Society of Medical Oncology (JSMO) to convene a special virtual guidelines meeting in March 2021 to adapt the ESMO 2020 guidelines to take into account...
Journal of Gynecology Obstetrics and Human Reproduction; Ouazana M, Kerbage Y et. al.
Aug 16th, 2021 - To provide guidelines from the French College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (CNGOF), based on the best currently available evidence, for the prophylactic procedures associated with gynecological surgery for benign disease such as superficial endometriosis lesions and adhesions. The CNGOF has decided to adopt the AGREE II and GRADE systems for grading scientific evidence. Each recommendatio...
The Journal of Hand Surgery; Shapiro LM, Kamal RN et. al.
Aug 14th, 2021 - The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Society for Surgery of the Hand released updated Clinical Practice Guidelines in 2020 on the evaluation and treatment of acute distal radius fractures. Following a rigorous methodology designed and implemented through the AAOS, 7 guidelines based upon the best available evidence were released to assist surgeons and physicians managin...
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; Coccolini F, Improta M et. al.
Aug 11th, 2021 - Immunocompromised patients are a heterogeneous and diffuse category frequently presenting to the emergency department with acute surgical diseases. Diagnosis and treatment in immunocompromised patients are often complex and must be multidisciplinary. Misdiagnosis of an acute surgical disease may be followed by increased morbidity and mortality. Delayed diagnosis and treatment of surgical diseas...
Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society; Woods CR, Bradley JS et. al.
Aug 6th, 2021 - This clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of acute hematogenous osteomyelitis (AHO) in children was developed by a multidisciplinary panel representing Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society (PIDS) and the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA). This guideline is intended for use by healthcare professionals who care for children with AHO, including specialists in pe...
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Thabut D, Weil D et. al.
Aug 1st, 2021 - Compensated advanced chronic liver disease (cACLD) describes the spectrum of advanced fibrosis/cirrhosis in asymptomatic patients at risk of developing clinically significant portal hypertension (CSPH, defined by a hepatic venous pressure gradient (HVPG) ≥10 mmHg). Patients with cACLD are at high risk of liver-related morbidity and mortality. In patients at risk of chronic liver disease, cACLD ...
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Nahon P, Aubé C et. al.
Aug 1st, 2021 - Among a wide range of malignant liver tumours, hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) developed on a background of cirrhosis represents the most frequent clinical situation. In this setting, HCC is one of the rare solid tumours for which histological confirmation is not mandatory. The convergence of multiple arguments obtained by non-invasive parameters using radiological findings allows to avoid liver...
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Dumortier J, Besch C et. al.
Aug 1st, 2021 - The field of liver transplantation directly or indirectly embodies all liver diseases, in addition to specific ones related to organ rejection (cellular and humoral). The recommended non-invasive methods for determining the indication for liver transplantation are the Model for End-stage Liver Disease score, and the alpha-foetoprotein score in case of hepatocellular carcinoma. Radiological meth...
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Chazouillères O, Potier P et. al.
Aug 1st, 2021 - Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) is a rare and chronic cholestatic liver disease of unknown cause commonly associated with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and characterized by progressive obliterative fibro-inflammation of the biliary tree. Although the natural course is highly variable, PSC is often progressive, leading to biliary cirrhosis and its complications. In addition, PSC is a con...
Practical Radiation Oncology; Salerno KE, Alektiar KM et. al.
Jul 31st, 2021 - This guideline provides evidence-based recommendations addressing the indications for radiation therapy (RT), sequencing of local therapies, and appropriate dose and planning techniques for management of primary, operable, localized, soft tissue sarcoma (STS) in adults. The American Society for Radiation Oncology convened a task force to address 5 key questions focused on the use of RT for mana...