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Diagnosis, Risk Stratification, and Management of Pulmonary Hypertension of Sickle Cell Disease
http://www.thoracic.org/statements/resources/pvd/sickle-cell-disease.pdf
Elizabeth S. Klings

Mar 14th, 2014 - Mortality risk stratification guides decision making. An increased risk for mortality is defined as a TRV equal to or greater than 2.

Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommenda...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M14-1204
Annals of Internal Medicine; LeFevre ML,

Jun 24th, 2014 - Update of the 2005 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). The USPSTF commissioned a systematic review that assessed the evidence on the benefits and harms of screening for AAA and strategies for managing small (3.0 to 5.4 cm) screen-detected AAAs. These recommendations apply to asymptomatic adults aged 50 years or older. The...

Low-dose aspirin use for the prevention of morbidity and mortality from preeclampsia: U...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M14-1884
Annals of Internal Medicine; LeFevre ML,

Sep 9th, 2014 - Update of the 1996 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on aspirin prophylaxis in pregnancy. The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on the effectiveness of low-dose aspirin in preventing preeclampsia in women at increased risk and in decreasing adverse maternal and perinatal health outcomes, and assessed the maternal and fetal harms of low-dose aspirin during pregnancy. This re...

Screening for high blood pressure in adults: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recomm...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M15-2223
Annals of Internal Medicine; Siu AL,

Oct 12th, 2015 - Update of the 2007 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) reaffirmation recommendation statement on screening for high blood pressure in adults. The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on the diagnostic accuracy of different methods for confirming a diagnosis of hypertension after initial screening and the optimal rescreening interval for diagnosing hypertension. This recommendation applies to a...

Screening for Colorectal Cancer: Updated Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the ...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2016.3332
JAMA Lin JS, Piper MA et. al.

Jun 15th, 2016 - Colorectal cancer (CRC) remains a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States. To systematically review the effectiveness, diagnostic accuracy, and harms of screening for CRC. Searches of MEDLINE, PubMed, and the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials for relevant studies published from January 1, 2008, through December 31, 2014, with surveillance through February ...

2017 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascu...
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000541
Circulation Olasveengen TM, de Caen AR et. al.

Nov 8th, 2017 - The International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation has initiated a near-continuous review of cardiopulmonary resuscitation science that replaces the previous 5-year cyclic batch-and-queue approach process. This is the first of an annual series of International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science With Treatment Recommendations summary articles t...

Breast Cancer Screening for Women at Average Risk: 2015 Guideline Update From the Ameri...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4831582
JAMA Oeffinger KC, Fontham ET et. al.

Oct 26th, 2015 - Breast cancer is a leading cause of premature mortality among US women. Early detection has been shown to be associated with reduced breast cancer morbidity and mortality. To update the American Cancer Society (ACS) 2003 breast cancer screening guideline for women at average risk for breast cancer. The ACS commissioned a systematic evidence review of the breast cancer screening literature to in...

Screening for Breast Cancer: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
https://doi.org/10.7326/M15-2886
Annals of Internal Medicine; Siu AL,

Jan 12th, 2016 - Update of the 2009 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for breast cancer. The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on the following: effectiveness of breast cancer screening in reducing breast cancer-specific and all-cause mortality, as well as the incidence of advanced breast cancer and treatment-related morbidity; harms of breast cancer screening; test performance...

Statin Use for the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Adults: US Preventiv...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2016.15450
JAMA , Bibbins-Domingo K et. al.

Nov 13th, 2016 - Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States, accounting for 1 of every 3 deaths among adults. To update the 2008 US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for lipid disorders in adults. The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on the benefits and harms of screening for and treatment of dyslipidemia in adults 21 years and...

Promoting Risk Identification and Reduction of Cardiovascular Disease in Women Through ...
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000582
Circulation Brown HL, Warner JJ et. al.

May 11th, 2018 - Promoting Risk Identification and Reduction of Cardiovascular Disease in Women Through Collaboration With Obstetricians and Gynecologists: A Presidential Advisory From the American Heart Association and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.|2018|Brown HL,Warner JJ,Gianos E,Gulati M,Hill AJ,|organization & administration,standards,diagnosis,mortality,prevention & control,organ...

Screening for Breast Cancer in Average-Risk Women: A Guidance Statement From the Americ...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M18-2147
Annals of Internal Medicine; Qaseem A, Lin JS et. al.

Apr 8th, 2019 - The purpose of this guidance statement is to provide advice to clinicians on breast cancer screening in average-risk women based on a review of existing guidelines and the evidence they include. This guidance statement is derived from an appraisal of selected guidelines from around the world that address breast cancer screening, as well as their included evidence. All national guidelines publis...

Practice guideline summary: Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy incidence rates and ris...
https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000003685
Neurology Harden C, Tomson T et. al.

Apr 25th, 2017 - To determine the incidence rates of sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) in different epilepsy populations and address the question of whether risk factors for SUDEP have been identified. Systematic review of evidence; modified Grading Recommendations Assessment, Development, and Evaluation process for developing conclusions; recommendations developed by consensus. Findings for incidence...

Oral Pharmacologic Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Clinical Practice Guideline...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M16-1860
Annals of Internal Medicine; Qaseem A, Barry MJ et. al.

Jan 5th, 2017 - The American College of Physicians (ACP) developed this guideline to present the evidence and provide clinical recommendations on oral pharmacologic treatment of type 2 diabetes in adults. This guideline serves as an update to the 2012 ACP guideline on the same topic. This guideline is endorsed by the American Academy of Family Physicians. This guideline is based on a systematic review of rando...

Screening for Skin Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2016.8465
JAMA , Bibbins-Domingo K et. al.

Jul 27th, 2016 - Basal and squamous cell carcinoma are the most common types of cancer in the United States and represent the vast majority of all cases of skin cancer; however, they rarely result in death or substantial morbidity, whereas melanoma skin cancer has notably higher mortality rates. In 2016, an estimated 76,400 US men and women will develop melanoma and 10,100 will die from the disease. To update t...

Screening for HIV Infection: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2019.6587
JAMA , Owens DK et. al.

Jun 11th, 2019 - Approximately 1.1 million persons in the United States are currently living with HIV, and more than 700 000 persons have died of AIDS since the first cases were reported in 1981. There were approximately 38 300 new diagnoses of HIV infection in 2017. The estimated prevalence of HIV infection among persons 13 years and older in the United States is 0.4%, and data from the Centers for Disease Con...

Screening for Ovarian Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2017.21926
JAMA , Grossman DC et. al.

Feb 16th, 2018 - With approximately 14 000 deaths per year, ovarian cancer is the fifth most common cause of cancer death among US women and the leading cause of death from gynecologic cancer. More than 95% of ovarian cancer deaths occur among women 45 years and older. To update the 2012 US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for ovarian cancer. The USPSTF reviewed the evidence o...

Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease in South Asians in the United States: Epidemiolo...
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000580
Circulation Volgman AS, Palaniappan LS et. al.

May 25th, 2018 - South Asians (from Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka) make up one quarter of the world's population and are one of the fastest-growing ethnic groups in the United States. Although native South Asians share genetic and cultural risk factors with South Asians abroad, South Asians in the United States can differ in socioeconomic status, education, healthcare b...

Cardiovascular implanted electronic devices in people towards the end of life, during c...
https://doi.org/10.1136/heartjnl-2016-309721
Heart (British Cardiac Society); Pitcher D, Soar J et. al.

Jun 9th, 2016 - The Resuscitation Council (UK), the British Cardiovascular Society (including the British Heart Rhythm Society and the British Society for Heart Failure) and the National Council for Palliative Care recognise the importance of providing clear and consistent guidance on management of cardiovascular implanted electronic devices (CIEDs) towards the end of life, during cardiorespiratory arrest and ...

Chronic hepatitis.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0b013e318181b08b
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition; Murray KF, Shah U et. al.

Jul 30th, 2008 - Chronic hepatitis.|2008|Murray KF,Shah U,Mohan N,Heller S,González-Peralta RP,|therapeutic use,therapeutic use,drug therapy,mortality,drug therapy,mortality,drug therapy,mortality,

Cardiac disease evaluation and management among kidney and liver transplantation candid...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2012.05.008
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Lentine KL, Costa SP et. al.

Jul 5th, 2012 - Cardiac disease evaluation and management among kidney and liver transplantation candidates: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology Foundation.|2012|Lentine KL,Costa SP,Weir MR,Robb JF,Fleisher LA,|diagnosis,mortality,prevention & control,prevention & control,mortality,prevention & control,