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...
Annals of Internal Medicine; Kaufman RM, Djulbegovic B et. al.
Nov 10th, 2014 - The AABB (formerly, the American Association of Blood Banks) developed this guideline on appropriate use of platelet transfusion in adult patients. These guidelines are based on a systematic review of randomized, clinical trials and observational studies (1900 to September 2014) that reported clinical outcomes on patients receiving prophylactic or therapeutic platelet transfusions. An expert pa...
Pediatrics Wood JN, Fakeye O et. al.
Jan 20th, 2015 - To develop guidelines for performing an initial skeletal survey (SS) for children <24 months of age presenting with bruising in the hospital setting, combining available evidence with expert opinion. Applying the Rand/UCLA Appropriateness Method, a multispecialty panel of 10 experts relied on evidence from the literature and their own clinical expertise in rating the appropriateness of performi...
Gastroenterology Weinberg DS, Smalley W et. al.
Sep 16th, 2014 - American Gastroenterological Association Institute Guideline on the pharmacological management of irritable bowel syndrome.|2014|Weinberg DS,Smalley W,Heidelbaugh JJ,Sultan S, ,|diagnosis,drug therapy,etiology,standards,economics,standards,adverse effects,economics,therapeutic use,complications,diagnosis,drug therapy,economics,
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Laine L, Kaltenbach T et. al.
Feb 24th, 2015 - SCENIC international consensus statement on surveillance and management of dysplasia in inflammatory bowel disease.|2015|Laine L,Kaltenbach T,Barkun A,McQuaid KR,Subramanian V,|methods,etiology,pathology,surgery,complications,methods,
Circulation Bhatt AB, Foster E et. al.
Apr 21st, 2015 - Congenital heart disease in the older adult: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association.|2015|Bhatt AB,Foster E,Kuehl K,Alpert J,Brabeck S,|diagnosis,etiology,therapy,complications,diagnosis,epidemiology,surgery,etiology,diagnosis,etiology,
JAMA , Siu AL et. al.
Mar 4th, 2016 - Update of the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for impaired visual acuity in older adults. The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on screening for visual acuity impairment associated with uncorrected refractive error, cataracts, and age-related macular degeneration among adults 65 years or older in the primary care setting; the benefits and harms of screening; th...
The American Journal of Psychiatry; Reus VI, Fochtmann LJ et. al.
May 2nd, 2016 - The American Psychiatric Association Practice Guideline on the Use of Antipsychotics to Treat Agitation or Psychosis in Patients With Dementia.|2016|Reus VI,Fochtmann LJ,Eyler AE,Hilty DM,Horvitz-Lennon M,|administration & dosage,adverse effects,complications,physiopathology,psychology,diagnosis,drug therapy,etiology,diagnosis,drug therapy,etiology,
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Riddle MS, DuPont HL et. al.
Apr 13th, 2016 - Acute diarrheal infections are a common health problem globally and among both individuals in the United States and traveling to developing world countries. Multiple modalities including antibiotic and non-antibiotic therapies have been used to address these common infections. Information on treatment, prevention, diagnostics, and the consequences of acute diarrhea infection has emerged and hel...
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Strate LL, Gralnek IM
Mar 1st, 2016 - This guideline provides recommendations for the management of patients with acute overt lower gastrointestinal bleeding. Hemodynamic status should be initially assessed with intravascular volume resuscitation started as needed. Risk stratification based on clinical parameters should be performed to help distinguish patients at high- and low-risk of adverse outcomes. Hematochezia associated with...
Annals of Internal Medicine; Kopecky SL, Bauer DC et. al.
Oct 24th, 2016 - Calcium is the dominant mineral present in bone and a shortfall nutrient in the American diet. Supplements have been recommended for persons who do not consume adequate calcium from their diet as a standard strategy for the prevention of osteoporosis and related fractures. Whether calcium with or without vitamin D supplementation is beneficial or detrimental to vascular health is not known. The...
Endoscopy Spaander MC, Baron TH et. al.
Sep 14th, 2016 - This Guideline is an official statement of the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE), endorsed by the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO), the European Society of Digestive Endoscopy (ESDO), and the European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (ESPEN). The Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development, and Evaluation (GRADE) system was adopted t...
Gut Williams E, Beckingham I et. al.
Jan 26th, 2017 - Common bile duct stones (CBDS) are estimated to be present in 10-20% of individuals with symptomatic gallstones. They can result in a number of health problems, including pain, jaundice, infection and acute pancreatitis. A variety of imaging modalities can be employed to identify the condition, while management of confirmed cases of CBDS may involve endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatograph...
Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases : Official Journ... , Aills L et. al.
May 20th, 2008 - ASMBS Allied Health Nutritional Guidelines for the Surgical Weight Loss Patient.|2008| ,Aills L,Blankenship J,Buffington C,Furtado M,|adverse effects,etiology,prevention & control,standards,metabolism,surgery,standards,physiology,
Pediatrics Heyman MB, Abrams SA et. al.
May 31st, 2017 - Historically, fruit juice was recommended by pediatricians as a source of vitamin C and as an extra source of water for healthy infants and young children as their diets expanded to include solid foods with higher renal solute load. It was also sometimes recommended for children with constipation. Fruit juice is marketed as a healthy, natural source of vitamins and, in some instances, calcium. ...
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; , Wani S et. al.
Feb 5th, 2018 - Endoscopic eradication therapy for patients with Barrett's esophagus-associated dysplasia and intramucosal cancer.|2018| ,Wani S,Qumseya B,Sultan S,Agrawal D,|complications,diagnosis,pathology,surgery,etiology,surgery,
Obstetrics and Gynecology;
Dec 12th, 2017 - Ectopic pregnancy is defined as a pregnancy that occurs outside of the uterine cavity. The most common site of ectopic pregnancy is the fallopian tube. Most cases of tubal ectopic pregnancy that are detected early can be treated successfully either with minimally invasive surgery or with medical management using methotrexate. However, tubal ectopic pregnancy in an unstable patient is a medical ...
Stroke Powers WJ, Derdeyn CP et. al.
Jun 30th, 2015 - The aim of this guideline is to provide a focused update of the current recommendations for the endovascular treatment of acute ischemic stroke. When there is overlap, the recommendations made here supersede those of previous guidelines. This focused update analyzes results from 8 randomized, clinical trials of endovascular treatment and other relevant data published since 2013. It is not inten...
Circulation de Caen AR, Maconochie IK et. al.
Oct 16th, 2015 - Part 6: Pediatric Basic Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support: 2015 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science With Treatment Recommendations.|2015|de Caen AR,Maconochie IK,Aickin R,Atkins DL,Biarent D,|methods,standards,complications,therapy,methods,standards,methods,standards,drug therapy,etiology,prevention & control,therapy,...
Diabetes Care; Munshi MN, Florez H et. al.
Jan 22nd, 2016 - Diabetes is more common in older adults, has a high prevalence in long-term care (LTC) facilities, and is associated with significant disease burden and higher cost. The heterogeneity of this population with regard to comorbidities and overall health status is critical to establishing personalized goals and treatments for diabetes. The risk of hypoglycemia is the most important factor in determ...