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Operative management of acute abdomen after bariatric surgery in the emergency setting:...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9516804
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; De Simone B, Chouillard E et. al.

Sep 28th, 2022 - Patients presenting with acute abdominal pain that occurs after months or years following bariatric surgery may present for assessment and management in the local emergency units. Due to the large variety of surgical bariatric techniques, emergency surgeons have to be aware of the main functional outcomes and long-term surgical complications following the most performed bariatric surgical proce...

Refeeding Hypophosphatemia in Hospitalized Adolescents With Anorexia Nervosa.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2022.06.025
The Journal of Adolescent Health : Official Publication O...

Sep 20th, 2022 - Refeeding hypophosphatemia in hospitalized adolescents with anorexia nervosa is correlated with degree of malnutrition, with a high index of suspicion for severely malnourished patients (<70% median body mass index). Weight history (greater magnitude or rate of weight loss prior to admission) regardless of presentation weight has also been associated with lower serum phosphate. Higher energy me...

Statin Use for the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Adults: US Preventiv...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2022.13044
JAMA , Mangione CM et. al.

Aug 24th, 2022 - Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of morbidity and death in the US and is the cause of more than 1 of every 4 deaths. Coronary heart disease is the single leading cause of death and accounts for 43% of deaths attributable to CVD in the US. In 2019, an estimated 558 000 deaths were caused by coronary heart disease and 109 000 deaths were caused by ischemic stroke. To update its 2...

Periarticular Injection in Total Joint Arthroplasty: The Clinical Practice Guidelines o...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2022.03.048
The Journal of Arthroplasty; Hannon CP, Fillingham YA et. al.

Aug 16th, 2022 - Periarticular Injection in Total Joint Arthroplasty: The Clinical Practice Guidelines of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Hip Society, and Knee Society.|2022|Hannon CP,Fillingham YA,Spangehl MJ,Karas V,Kamath AF,|drug therapy,etiology,prevention & control,

ACOG Clinical Practice Guideline No. 3: Headaches in Pregnancy and Postpartum: Correction.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000004878
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Jul 20th, 2022 - ACOG Clinical Practice Guideline No. 3: Headaches in Pregnancy and Postpartum: Correction.|2022||diagnosis,etiology,therapy,

AGA Clinical Practice Guideline on the Pharmacological Management of Irritable Bowel Sy...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2022.04.017
Gastroenterology Lembo A, Sultan S et. al.

Jun 24th, 2022 - Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common functional gastrointestinal disorder associated with significant disease burden. This American Gastroenterological Association Guideline is intended to support practitioners in decisions about the use of medications for the pharmacological management of IBS with predominant diarrhea (IBS-D) and is an update of a prior technical review and guideline. Th...

AGA Clinical Practice Guideline on the Pharmacological Management of Irritable Bowel Sy...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2022.04.016
Gastroenterology Chang L, Sultan S et. al.

Jun 24th, 2022 - Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common disorder of gut-brain interaction associated with significant disease burden. This American Gastroenterological Association guideline is intended to support practitioners in decisions about the use of medications for the pharmacological management of IBS-C and is an update of a prior technical review and guideline. The Grading of Recommendations Assess...

EASL Clinical Practice Guidelines on the management of hepatic encephalopathy.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2022.06.001
Journal of Hepatology; ,

Jun 21st, 2022 - The EASL Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs) on the management of hepatic encephalopathy (HE) present evidence-based answers to a set of relevant questions (where possible, formulated in PICO [patient/population, intervention, comparison and outcomes] format) on the definition, diagnosis, differential diagnosis and treatment of HE. The document does not cover the pathophysiology of HE and does ...

EASL Clinical Practice Guidelines on haemochromatosis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2022.03.033
Journal of Hepatology; ,

Jun 7th, 2022 - Haemochromatosis is characterised by elevated transferrin saturation (TSAT) and progressive iron loading that mainly affects the liver. Early diagnosis and treatment by phlebotomy can prevent cirrhosis, hepatocellular carcinoma, diabetes, arthropathy and other complications. In patients homozygous for p.Cys282Tyr in HFE, provisional iron overload based on serum iron parameters (TSAT >45% and fe...

Recommendations for Multimodality Cardiovascular Imaging of Patients with Hypertrophic ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.echo.2022.03.012
Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : Off... Nagueh SF, Phelan D et. al.

Jun 7th, 2022 - Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is defined by the presence of left ventricular hypertrophy in the absence of other potentially causative cardiac, systemic, syndromic, or metabolic diseases. Symptoms can be related to a range of pathophysiologic mechanisms including left ventricular outflow tract obstruction with or without significant mitral regurgitation, diastolic dysfunction with heart fai...

Screening for Impaired Visual Acuity in Older Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2022.7015
JAMA , Mangione CM et. al.

May 25th, 2022 - Impairment of visual acuity is a serious public health problem in older adults. The number of persons 60 years or older with impaired visual acuity (defined as best corrected visual acuity worse than 20/40 but better than 20/200) was estimated at 2.91 million in 2015, and the number who are blind (defined as best corrected visual acuity of 20/200 or worse) was estimated at 760 000. Impaired vis...

Headaches in Pregnancy and Postpartum: ACOG Clinical Practice Guideline No. 3.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000004766
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

May 17th, 2022 - To provide updated evidence-based recommendations for the evaluation and treatment of primary and secondary headaches in pregnancy and postpartum. Pregnant and postpartum patients with a history of or experiencing primary or new secondary headaches. This guideline was developed using an a priori protocol in conjunction with a writing team consisting of two specialists in obstetrics and gynecolo...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Chronic Chest Pain-High Probability of Coronary Artery Di...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.021
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Litmanovich D et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Management of patients with chronic chest pain in the setting of high probability of coronary artery disease (CAD) relies heavily on imaging for determining or excluding presence and severity of myocardial ischemia, hibernation, scarring, and/or the presence, site, and severity of obstructive coronary lesions, as well as course of management and long-term prognosis. In patients with no known is...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Dyspnea-Suspected Cardiac Origin (Ischemia Already Exclud...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.014
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Bolen MA et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Dyspnea is the symptom of perceived breathing discomfort and is commonly encountered in a variety of clinical settings. Cardiac etiologies of dyspnea are an important consideration; among these, valvular heart disease (Variant 1), arrhythmia (Variant 2), and pericardial disease (Variant 3) are reviewed in this document. Imaging plays an important role in the clinical assessment of these suspect...

The Diagnosis and Management of Recurrent Ischemic Priapism, Priapism in Sickle Cell Pa...
https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000002767
The Journal of Urology; Bivalacqua TJ, Allen BK et. al.

May 11th, 2022 - Priapism is a persistent penile erection that continues hours beyond, or is unrelated to, sexual stimulation and results in a prolonged and uncontrolled erection. Given its time-dependent and progressive nature, priapism is a situation that both urologists and emergency medicine practitioners must be familiar with and comfortable managing. A comprehensive search of the literature on acute ische...

Heart Rhythm Society Atrial Fibrillation Centers of Excellence Study: A survey analysis...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2022.02.022
Heart Rhythm; Sandhu RK, Seiler A et. al.

Apr 17th, 2022 - An integrated, coordinated, and patient-centered approach to atrial fibrillation (AF) care delivery may improve outcomes and reduce cost. The purpose of this study was to gain a better understanding from key stakeholder groups on current practices, needs, and potential barriers to implementing optimal integrated AF care. A series of comprehensive questionnaires were designed by the Heart Rhythm...

Guideline No. 425a: Cannabis Use Throughout Women's Lifespans - Part 1: Fertility, Cont...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2022.01.012
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Robert M, Graves LE et. al.

Apr 12th, 2022 - To provide health care providers with the best evidence on cannabis use with respect to women's health. Areas of focus include general patterns of cannabis use as well as safety of use; care for women who use cannabis; stigma; screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment; impact on hormonal regulation; reproductive health, including contraception and fertility; sexual function; effe...

Hot Topics in the Clinical Practice Guidelines for Treatment of Male Lower Urinary Trac...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2022.03.006
European Urology Focus; Gravas S

Mar 27th, 2022 - Clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) are systematically developed statements to assist practitioners in patient decisions about appropriate health care. Appropriate methodologies and rigorous strategies are required to achieve high-quality CPGs. However, several challenges may occur during the development of guidelines. This article highlights current hot topics related to the development of gui...

Stroke Prevention in Symptomatic Large Artery Intracranial Atherosclerosis Practice Adv...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8967328
Neurology Turan TN, Zaidat OO et. al.

Mar 23rd, 2022 - To review treatments for reducing the risk of recurrent stroke or death in patients with symptomatic intracranial atherosclerotic arterial stenosis (sICAS). The development of this practice advisory followed the process outlined in the American Academy of Neurology Clinical Practice Guideline Process Manual, 2011 Edition, as amended. The systematic review included studies through November 2020....

EASL Clinical Practice Guidelines on prevention and management of bleeding and thrombos...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2021.09.003
Journal of Hepatology; ,

Mar 19th, 2022 - The prevention and management of bleeding and thrombosis in patients with cirrhosis poses several difficult clinical questions. These Clinical Practice Guidelines have been developed to provide practical guidance on debated topics, including current views on haemostasis in liver disease, controversy regarding the need to correct thrombocytopenia and abnormalities in the coagulation system in pa...