JAMA , Curry SJ et. al.
Oct 25th, 2018 - Intimate partner violence (IPV) and abuse of older or vulnerable adults are common in the United States but often remain undetected. In addition to the immediate effects of IPV, such as injury and death, there are other health consequences, many with long-term effects, including development of mental health conditions such as depression, posttraumatic stress disorder, anxiety disorders, substan...
Gastroenterology Hadjiliadis D, Khoruts A et. al.
Dec 31st, 2017 - Improved therapy has substantially increased survival of persons with cystic fibrosis (CF). But the risk of colorectal cancer (CRC) in adults with CF is 5-10 times greater compared to the general population, and 25-30 times greater in CF patients after an organ transplantation. To address this risk, the CF Foundation convened a multi-stakeholder task force to develop CRC screening recommendatio...
Aug 29th, 2017 - The purpose of this ACC/AHA/HRS guideline is to provide contemporary, accessible, and succinct guidance on the management of adult and pediatric patients with suspected syncope.
May 14th, 2018 - The present guideline is intended to be a resource for the clinical and public health practice communities. It is designed to be comprehensive but succinct and practical in providing guidance for prevention, detection, evaluation, and management of high BP.
American Diabetes Association
Jan 30th, 2018 - The American Diabetes Association (ADA) “Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes” includes ADA’s current clinical practice recommendations and is intended to provide the components of diabetes care, general treatment goals and guidelines, and tools to evaluate quality of care. Members of the ADA Professional Practice Committee, a multidisciplinary expert committee, are responsible for updating th.
American College of Emergency Physicians Clinical Policies Subcommittee (Writing Committee) on the Adult Psychiatric Patient, Nazarian DJ et. al.
Mar 31st, 2017 - This clinical policy from the American College of Emergency Physicians addresses key issues for the diagnosis and management of adult psychiatric patients in the emergency department. A writing subcommittee conducted a systematic review of the literature to derive evidence- based recommendations to answer the following clinical questions: (1) In the alert adult patient presenting to the emergen.
American Society of Hematology
Feb 28th, 2017 - Guide to intial diagnostic workup of acute leukemia.
Fernando Magro, Paolo Gionchetti et. al.
Feb 1st, 2017 - This is the third European Crohn’s and Colitis Organisation [ECCO] consensus guideline that addresses ulcerative colitis [UC]. It has been drafted by 28 ECCO members from 14 European countries.
Annals of Internal Medicine; Moyer VA,
Mar 25th, 2014 - Update of the 2003 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for dementia. The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on the benefits, harms, and sensitivity and specificity of screening instruments for cognitive impairment in older adults and the benefits and harms of commonly used treatment and management options for older adults with mild cognitive impairment or early de...
Annals of Internal Medicine; LeFevre ML,
May 27th, 2014 - Update of the 2004 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection. The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on the benefits and harms of antiviral treatment, the benefits of education or behavior change counseling, and the association between improvements in intermediate and clinical outcomes after antiviral therapy. This recommendation ap...
Annals of Internal Medicine; Qaseem A, Humphrey LL et. al.
Jun 30th, 2014 - The American College of Physicians (ACP) developed this guideline to present the evidence and provide clinical recommendations on the utility of screening pelvic examination for the detection of pathology in asymptomatic, nonpregnant, adult women. This guideline is based on a systematic review of the published literature in the English language from 1946 through January 2014 identified using ME...
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Stevens DL, Bisno AL et. al.
Jun 20th, 2014 - A panel of national experts was convened by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) to update the 2005 guidelines for the treatment of skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs). The panel's recommendations were developed to be concordant with the recently published IDSA guidelines for the treatment of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections. The focus of this guideline is...
JAMA Günthard HF, Aberg JA et. al.
Jul 19th, 2014 - New data and antiretroviral regimens expand treatment choices in resource-rich settings and warrant an update of recommendations to treat adults infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). To provide updated treatment recommendations for adults with HIV, emphasizing when to start treatment; what treatment to start; the use of laboratory monitoring tools; and managing treatment failure, sw...
Annals of Internal Medicine; LeFevre ML,
Jul 8th, 2014 - Update of the 2007 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for carotid artery stenosis. The USPSTF commissioned a systematic review to synthesize the evidence on the accuracy of screening tests, externally validated risk-stratification tools, the benefits of treatment of asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis with carotid endarterectomy (CEA) or carotid angioplast...
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Legro RS, Arslanian SA et. al.
Oct 23rd, 2013 - The aim was to formulate practice guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). An Endocrine Society-appointed Task Force of experts, a methodologist, and a medical writer developed the guideline. This evidence-based guideline was developed using the Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development, and Evaluation (GRADE) system to describe both the strength...
Annals of Internal Medicine; Qaseem A, Dallas P et. al.
Sep 15th, 2014 - The American College of Physicians (ACP) developed this guideline to present the evidence and provide clinical recommendations on the nonsurgical management of urinary incontinence (UI) in women. This guideline is based on published English-language literature on nonsurgical management of UI in women from 1990 through December 2013 that was identified using MEDLINE, the Cochrane Library, Scirus...
Circulation Maron BJ, Friedman RA et. al.
Sep 16th, 2014 - Assessment of the 12-lead ECG as a screening test for detection of cardiovascular disease in healthy general populations of young people (12-25 Years of Age): a scientific statement from the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology.|2014|Maron BJ,Friedman RA,Kligfield P,Levine BD,Viskin S,|diagnosis,physiopathology,methods,methods,
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology; , Gyamfi-Bannerman C
Oct 28th, 2017 - Third-trimester bleeding is a common complication arising from a variety of etiologies, some of which may initially present in the late preterm period. Previous management recommendations have not been specific to this gestational age window, which carries a potentially lower threshold for delivery. The purpose of this document is to provide guidance on management of late preterm (34 0/7-36 6/7...
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum; Vogel JD, Eskicioglu C et. al.
Sep 11th, 2017 - The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons is dedicated to ensuring high-quality patient care by advancing the science, prevention, and management of disorders and diseases of the colon, rectum, and anus. The Clinical Practice Guidelines Committee is composed of society members who are chosen because they have demonstrated expertise in the specialty of colon and rectal surgery. This comm...
The British Journal of Dermatology; Sterling JC, Gibbs S et. al.
Oct 2nd, 2014 - British Association of Dermatologists' guidelines for the management of cutaneous warts 2014.|2014|Sterling JC,Gibbs S,Haque Hussain SS,Mohd Mustapa MF,Handfield-Jones SE,|therapeutic use,therapeutic use,therapeutic use,therapeutic use,drug effects,methods,methods,therapeutic use,methods,methods,therapeutic use,methods,methods,methods,therapeutic use,diagnosis,therapy,