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...
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...
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...
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....
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...
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Yadlapati R, Gyawali CP et. al.
Feb 6th, 2022 - As many as one-half of all patients with suspected gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) do not derive benefit from acid suppression. This review outlines a personalized diagnostic and therapeutic approach to GERD symptoms. The Best Practice Advice statements presented here were developed from expert review of existing literature combined with extensive discussion and expert opinion to provide...
Southern Medical Journal; Jackson CD, Schilthuis AJ et. al.
Feb 5th, 2022 - Know Your Guidelines 2022 Series: The ASCO Management of Dyspnea in Advanced Cancer Guideline Review.|2022|Jackson CD,Schilthuis AJ,Guice KC,Payne KS,Dabal TD,|etiology,therapy,complications,therapy,methods,organization & administration,trends,
Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine; Weller KN, Hsieh FH
Feb 3rd, 2022 - The practice parameter update on anaphylaxis from the Joint Task Force on Practice Parameters, with the collaboration of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology and the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, addresses key issues in the management and prevention of anaphylaxis. The updated guidelines define diagnostic criteria for anaphylaxis; therapeutic use of epi...
Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography; , Gulati M et. al.
Dec 28th, 2021 - This clinical practice guideline for the evaluation and diagnosis of chest pain provides recommendations and algorithms for clinicians to assess and diagnose chest pain in adult patients. A comprehensive literature search was conducted from November 11, 2017, to May 1, 2020, encompassing randomized and nonrandomized trials, observational studies, registries, reviews, and other evidence conducte...
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Kuzniewski CT et. al.
Nov 20th, 2021 - Chronic cough is defined by a duration lasting at least 8 weeks. The most common causes of chronic cough include smoking-related lung disease, upper airway cough syndrome, asthma, gastroesophageal reflux disease, and nonasthmatic eosinophilic bronchitis. The etiology of chronic cough in some patients may be difficult to localize to an isolated source and is often multifactorial. The complex pat...
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum; Vogel JD, Felder SI et. al.
Nov 15th, 2021 - The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of Colon Cancer.|2021|Vogel JD,Felder SI,Bhama AR,Hawkins AT,Langenfeld SJ,|diagnosis,etiology,therapy,
Oral Oncology; Watson E, Dorna Mojdami Z et. al.
Nov 15th, 2021 - Limited evidence exists linking the specific preventative dental care provided prior to radiation therapy (RT) for head and neck cancer to outcomes like osteoradionecrosis (ORN). This study utilized expert consensus to develop tooth-specific dental treatment pathways for head and neck cancer patients prior to radiation. Dental oncologists from across a single nation were engaged in a Modified D...
Thrombosis and Haemostasis; Chao TF, Joung B et. al.
Nov 14th, 2021 - The consensus of the Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS) on stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation (AF) has been published in 2017 which provided useful clinical guidance for cardiologists, neurologists, geriatricians, and general practitioners in the Asia-Pacific region. In these years, many important new data regarding stroke prevention in AF were reported. The practice guidelines sub...
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Lacy BE, Tack J et. al.
Nov 11th, 2021 - Delayed gastric emptying on objective testing defines gastroparesis, but symptoms overlap with functional dyspepsia and do not correlate well with gastric emptying delay. This review outlines a strategy for defining, diagnosing, and managing refractory gastroparesis. The Best Practice Advice statements presented here were developed from review of existing literature combined with expert opinion...
Blood Advances; Cuker A, Tseng EK et. al.
Nov 3rd, 2021 - COVID-19-related acute 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 decisions about the use of anticoagulation for thromboprophylaxis in patients with COVID-19 who do not have confirmed or suspected VTE....
British Journal of Haematology; Fletcher A, Forbes A et. al.
Oct 26th, 2021 - Guideline for the laboratory diagnosis of iron deficiency in adults (excluding pregnancy) and children.|2021|Fletcher A,Forbes A,Svenson N,Wayne Thomas D, ,|blood,diagnosis,etiology,therapy,blood,metabolism,pathology,methods,
The European Respiratory Journal; Oczkowski S, Ergan B et. al.
Oct 16th, 2021 - High-flow nasal cannula (HFNC) has become a frequently used noninvasive form of respiratory support in acute settings; however, evidence supporting its use has only recently emerged. These guidelines provide evidence-based recommendations for the use of HFNC alongside other noninvasive forms of respiratory support in adults with acute respiratory failure (ARF). The European Respiratory Society ...
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Wald A, Bharucha AE et. al.
Oct 8th, 2021 - Benign anorectal disorders of structure and function are common in clinical practice. These guidelines summarize the preferred approach to the evaluation and management of defecation disorders, proctalgia syndromes, hemorrhoids, anal fissures, and fecal incontinence in adults and represent the official practice recommendations of the American College of Gastroenterology. The scientific evidence...
Cancer Treatment Reviews; Bardi E, Mulder RL et. al.
Sep 28th, 2021 - Survivors of childhood, adolescent and young adult (CAYA) cancer may develop treatment-induced chronic liver disease. Surveillance guidelines can improve survivors' health outcomes. However, current recommendations vary, leading to uncertainty about optimal screening. The International Late Effects of Childhood Cancer Guideline Harmonization Group has developed recommendations for the surveilla...
Gut Snook J, Bhala N et. al.
Sep 10th, 2021 - Iron deficiency anaemia (IDA) is a major cause of morbidity and burden of disease worldwide. It can generally be diagnosed by blood testing and remedied by iron replacement therapy (IRT) using the oral or intravenous route. The many causes of iron deficiency include poor dietary intake and malabsorption of dietary iron, as well as a number of significant gastrointestinal (GI) pathologies. Becau...