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Official American Thoracic Society/Infectious Diseases Society of America/Centers for D...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciw694
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Lewinsohn DM, Leonard MK et. al.

Dec 9th, 2016 - Individuals infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) may develop symptoms and signs of disease (tuberculosis disease) or may have no clinical evidence of disease (latent tuberculosis infection [LTBI]). Tuberculosis disease is a leading cause of infectious disease morbidity and mortality worldwide, yet many questions related to its diagnosis remain. A task force supported by the American T...

Infective Endocarditis in Adults: Diagnosis, Antimicrobial Therapy, and Management of C...
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000296
Circulation Baddour LM, Wilson WR et. al.

Sep 16th, 2015 - Infective endocarditis is a potentially lethal disease that has undergone major changes in both host and pathogen. The epidemiology of infective endocarditis has become more complex with today's myriad healthcare-associated factors that predispose to infection. Moreover, changes in pathogen prevalence, in particular a more common staphylococcal origin, have affected outcomes, which have not imp...

AGA Clinical Practice Guidelines on the Role of Probiotics in the Management of Gastroi...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2020.05.059
Gastroenterology Su GL, Ko CW et. al.

Jun 12th, 2020 - AGA Clinical Practice Guidelines on the Role of Probiotics in the Management of Gastrointestinal Disorders.|2020|Su GL,Ko CW,Bercik P,Falck-Ytter Y,Sultan S,|growth & development,standards,standards,diagnosis,microbiology,therapy,microbiology,therapeutic use,

British Society of Gastroenterology guidelines on the diagnosis and management of patie...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6709778
Gut Banks M, Graham D et. al.

Jul 6th, 2019 - Gastric adenocarcinoma carries a poor prognosis, in part due to the late stage of diagnosis. Risk factors include Helicobacter pylori infection, family history of gastric cancer-in particular, hereditary diffuse gastric cancer and pernicious anaemia. The stages in the progression to cancer include chronic gastritis, gastric atrophy (GA), gastric intestinal metaplasia (GIM) and dysplasia. The ke...

ACG and CAG Clinical Guideline: Management of Dyspepsia.
https://doi.org/10.1038/ajg.2017.154
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Moayyedi P, Lacy BE et. al.

Jun 20th, 2017 - We have updated both the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) and the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology (CAG) guidelines on dyspepsia in a joint ACG/CAG dyspepsia guideline. We suggest that patients ≥60 years of age presenting with dyspepsia are investigated with upper gastrointestinal endoscopy to exclude organic pathology. This is a conditional recommendation and patients at high...

Treatment of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis. An Official ATS/CDC/ERS/IDSA Clinical Practic...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6857485
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Nahid P, Mase SR et. al.

Nov 15th, 2019 - Background: The American Thoracic Society, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, European Respiratory Society, and Infectious Diseases Society of America jointly sponsored this new practice guideline on the treatment of drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB). The document includes recommendations on the treatment of multidrug-resistant TB (MDR-TB) as well as isoniazid-resistant but rifa...

Clinical Practice Guidelines for Clostridium difficile Infection in Adults and Children...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6018983
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... McDonald LC, Gerding DN et. al.

Feb 20th, 2018 - A panel of experts was convened by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) to update the 2010 clinical practice guideline on Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) in adults. The update, which has incorporated recommendations for children (following the adult recommendations for epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment), includes ...

Use of enteral nutrition for the control of intestinal inflammation in pediatric Crohn ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0b013e318235b397
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition; Critch J, Day AS et. al.

Oct 17th, 2011 - Exclusive enteral nutrition is an effective yet often underused therapy for the induction of remission in pediatric Crohn disease. The North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition formed the Enteral Nutrition Working Group to review the use of enteral nutrition therapy in pediatric Crohn disease. The group was composed of 5 pediatric gastroenterologists and 1...

Executive summary: diagnosis and management of prosthetic joint infection: clinical pra...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/cis966
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Osmon DR, Berbari EF et. al.

Dec 11th, 2012 - These guidelines are intended for use by infectious disease specialists, orthopedists, and other healthcare professionals who care for patients with prosthetic joint infection (PJI). They include evidence-based and opinion-based recommendations for the diagnosis and management of patients with PJI treated with debridement and retention of the prosthesis, resection arthroplasty with or without s...

The use of prophylactic antibiotics prior to dental procedures in patients with prosthe...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adaj.2014.11.012
Journal of the American Dental Association (1939); Sollecito TP, Abt E et. al.

Jan 8th, 2015 - A panel of experts (the 2014 Panel) convened by the American Dental Association Council on Scientific Affairs developed an evidence-based clinical practice guideline (CPG) on the use of prophylactic antibiotics in patients with prosthetic joints who are undergoing dental procedures. This CPG is intended to clarify the "Prevention of Orthopaedic Implant Infection in Patients Undergoing Dental Pr...

A research agenda on the management of intra-abdominal candidiasis: results from a cons...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00134-013-3109-3
Intensive Care Medicine; Bassetti M, Marchetti M et. al.

Oct 9th, 2013 - intra-abdominal candidiasis (IAC) may include Candida involvement of peritoneum or intra-abdominal abscess and is burdened by high morbidity and mortality rates in surgical patients. Unfortunately, international guidelines do not specifically address this particular clinical setting due to heterogeneity of definitions and scant direct evidence. In order to cover this unmet clinical need, the It...

British Infection Society guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis of...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2009.06.011
The Journal of Infection; Thwaites G, Fisher M et. al.

Jul 31st, 2009 - SUMMARY AND KEY RECOMMENDATIONS: The aim of these guidelines is to describe a practical but evidence-based approach to the diagnosis and treatment of central nervous system tuberculosis in children and adults. We have presented guidance on tuberculous meningitis (TBM), intra-cerebral tuberculoma without meningitis, and tuberculosis affecting the spinal cord. Our key recommendations are as follo...

Guidelines for evaluation of new fever in critically ill adult patients: 2008 update fr...
https://doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0b013e318169eda9
Critical Care Medicine; O'Grady NP, Barie PS et. al.

Apr 1st, 2008 - To update the practice parameters for the evaluation of adult patients who develop a new fever in the intensive care unit, for the purpose of guiding clinical practice. A task force of 11 experts in the disciplines related to critical care medicine and infectious diseases was convened from the membership of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Sp...

Consumption of raw or unpasteurized milk and milk products by pregnant women and children.
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2013-3502
Pediatrics , et. al.

Dec 17th, 2013 - Sales of raw or unpasteurized milk and milk products are still legal in at least 30 states in the United States. Raw milk and milk products from cows, goats, and sheep continue to be a source of bacterial infections attributable to a number of virulent pathogens, including Listeria monocytogenes, Campylobacter jejuni, Salmonella species, Brucella species, and Escherichia coli O157. These infect...

Infective Endocarditis in Childhood: 2015 Update: A Scientific Statement From the Ameri...
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000298
Circulation Baltimore RS, Gewitz M et. al.

Sep 16th, 2015 - Infective Endocarditis in Childhood: 2015 Update: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association.|2015|Baltimore RS,Gewitz M,Baddour LM,Beerman LB,Jackson MA,|physiology,blood,therapeutic use,complications,microbiology,diagnosis,microbiology,therapy,standards,complications,diagnosis,microbiology,therapy,complications,surgery,adverse effects,microbiology,methods,standards,diagnosis,e...

Asia-Pacific consensus guidelines on gastric cancer prevention.
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1746.2008.05314.x
Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology; Fock KM, Talley N et. al.

Mar 5th, 2008 - Gastric cancer is a major health burden in the Asia-Pacific region but consensus on prevention strategies has been lacking. We aimed to critically evaluate strategies for preventing gastric cancer. A multidisciplinary group developed consensus statements using a Delphi approach. Relevant data were presented, and the quality of evidence, strength of recommendation, and level of consensus were gr...

Diagnosis and management of prosthetic joint infection: clinical practice guidelines by...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/cis803
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Osmon DR, Berbari EF et. al.

Dec 11th, 2012 - These guidelines are intended for use by infectious disease specialists, orthopedists, and other healthcare professionals who care for patients with prosthetic joint infection (PJI). They include evidence-based and opinion-based recommendations for the diagnosis and management of patients with PJI treated with debridement and retention of the prosthesis, resection arthroplasty with or without s...

Guidelines for safety in the gastrointestinal endoscopy unit.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3980655
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; , Calderwood AH et. al.

Feb 3rd, 2014 - Guidelines for safety in the gastrointestinal endoscopy unit.|2014| ,Calderwood AH,Chapman FJ,Cohen J,Cohen LB,|standards,standards,standards,microbiology,standards,prevention & control,standards,standards,standards,standards,standards,

ECIL recommendations for the use of biological markers for the diagnosis of invasive fu...
https://doi.org/10.1038/bmt.2011.178
Bone Marrow Transplantation; Marchetti O, Lamoth F et. al.

Sep 19th, 2011 - As culture-based methods for the diagnosis of invasive fungal diseases (IFD) in leukemia and hematopoietic SCT patients have limited performance, non-culture methods are increasingly being used. The third European Conference on Infections in Leukemia (ECIL-3) meeting aimed at establishing evidence-based recommendations for the use of biological tests in adult patients, based on the grading syst...

Management of pleural infection in adults: British Thoracic Society Pleural Disease Gui...
https://doi.org/10.1136/thx.2010.137000
Thorax Davies HE, Davies RJ et. al.

Aug 27th, 2010 - Management of pleural infection in adults: British Thoracic Society Pleural Disease Guideline 2010.|2010|Davies HE,Davies RJ,Davies CW, ,|therapeutic use,diagnosis,therapy,transmission,methods,methods,diagnosis,therapy,microbiology,