PloS One; Turner T, Elliott J et. al.
Jan 8th, 2022 - The Australian National COVID-19 Clinical Evidence Taskforce is producing living, evidence-based, national guidelines for treatment of people with COVID-19 which are updated each week. To continually improve the process and outputs of the Taskforce, and inform future living guideline development, we undertook a concurrent process evaluation examining Taskforce activities and experience of team ...
Gastroenterology Shah SC, Iyer PG et. al.
Feb 2nd, 2021 - The purpose of this CPU Expert Review is to provide clinicians with guidance on the management of Helicobacter pylori after an initial attempt at eradication therapy fails, including best practice advice on specific regimen selection, and consideration of patient and systems factors that contribute to treatment efficacy. This Expert Review is not a formal systematic review, but is based upon a ...
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Shah W, Hillman T et. al.
Jan 24th, 2021 - Managing the long term effects of covid-19: summary of NICE, SIGN, and RCGP rapid guideline.|2021|Shah W,Hillman T,Playford ED,Hishmeh L,|complications,physiopathology,rehabilitation,virology,diagnosis,etiology,therapy,diagnosis,etiology,therapy,standards,diagnostic imaging,physiopathology,standards,standards,pathogenicity,
Clinical Microbiology and Infection : the Official Public... Sieswerda E, de Boer MGJ et. al.
Oct 4th, 2020 - The Dutch Working Party on Antibiotic Policy constituted a multidisciplinary expert committee to provide evidence-based recommendation for the use of antibacterial therapy in hospitalized adults with a respiratory infection and suspected or proven 2019 Coronavirus disease (COVID-19). We performed a literature search to answer four key questions. The committee graded the evidence and developed r...
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology; Gelfand JM, Armstrong AW et. al.
Sep 7th, 2020 - To provide guidance about management of psoriatic disease during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. A task force (TF) of 18 physician voting members with expertise in dermatology, rheumatology, epidemiology, infectious diseases, and critical care was convened. The TF was supplemented by nonvoting members, which included fellows and National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) staff. Clini...
Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis : JTH; Thachil J, Longstaff C et. al.
Sep 4th, 2020 - The need for accurate D-dimer reporting in COVID-19: Communication from the ISTH SSC on fibrinolysis.|2020|Thachil J,Longstaff C,Favaloro EJ,Lippi G,Urano T,|pathogenicity,blood,blood,diagnosis,virology,blood,diagnosis,virology,analysis,blood,diagnosis,virology,
Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis : JTH; Thachil J, Juffermans NP et. al.
Sep 4th, 2020 - Hypercoagulability is an increasingly recognized complication of SARS-CoV-2 infection. As such, anticoagulation has become part and parcel of comprehensive COVID-19 management. However, several uncertainties exist in this area, including the appropriate type and dose of heparin. In addition, special patient populations, including those with high body mass index and renal impairment, require spe...
Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases : the Offi... Nguyen TN, Jadhav AP et. al.
Aug 19th, 2020 - Aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) patients require frequent neurological examinations, neuroradiographic diagnostic testing and lengthy intensive care unit stay. Previously established SAH treatment protocols are impractical to impossible to adhere to in the current COVID-19 crisis due to the need for infection containment and shortage of critical care resources, including personal prote...
Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation : Journal of ... Waghmare A, Abidi MZ et. al.
Aug 1st, 2020 - There are currently limited data on the epidemiology, clinical manifestations, and optimal management of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in hematopoietic cell transplantation and cellular therapy recipients. Given the experience with other respiratory viruses, we anticipate that patients may develop severe clinical disease and thus provide the following general principles for cancer centers...
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; Engelman DT, Lother S et. al.
Jul 22nd, 2020 - The COVID-19 pandemic necessitates aggressive infection mitigation strategies to reduce the risk to patients and healthcare providers. This document is intended to provide a framework for the adult cardiac surgeon to consider in this rapidly changing environment. Preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative detailed protective measures are outlined. These are guidance recommendations during ...
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; Haft JW, Atluri P et. al.
Jul 22nd, 2020 - In the setting of the current novel coronavirus pandemic, this document has been generated to provide guiding statements for the adult cardiac surgeon to consider in a rapidly evolving national landscape. Acknowledging the risk for a potentially prolonged need for cardiac surgery procedure deferral, we have created this proposed template for physicians and interdisciplinary teams to consider in...
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; , Antonoff M et. al.
Jul 22nd, 2020 - The extraordinary demands of managing the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the world's ability to care for patients with thoracic malignancies. As a hospital's COVID-19 population increases and hospital resources are depleted, the ability to provide surgical care is progressively restricted, forcing surgeons to prioritize among their cancer populations. Representatives from multiple cancer, surg...
CA: a Cancer Journal for Clinicians; Saslow D, Andrews KS et. al.
Jul 9th, 2020 - The American Cancer Society (ACS) presents an adaptation of the current Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommendations for human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination. The ACS recommends routine HPV vaccination between ages 9 and 12 years to achieve higher on-time vaccination rates, which will lead to increased numbers of cancers prevented. Health care providers are encouraged to start...
Pituitary Fleseriu M, Buchfelder M et. al.
Jun 20th, 2020 - Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the viral strain that has caused the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, has presented healthcare systems around the world with an unprecedented challenge. In locations with significant rates of viral transmission, social distancing measures and enforced 'lockdowns' are the new 'norm' as governments try to prevent healthcar...
Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine; Bohn MK, Lippi G et. al.
May 28th, 2020 - The global coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has presented major challenges for clinical laboratories, from initial diagnosis to patient monitoring and treatment. Initial response to this pandemic involved the development, production, and distribution of diagnostic molecular assays at an unprecedented rate, leading to minimal validation requirements and concerns regarding their diagnostic acc...
Anesthesia and Analgesia; Faraoni D, Caplan LA et. al.
May 28th, 2020 - Considerations for Pediatric Heart Programs During COVID-19: Recommendations From the Congenital Cardiac Anesthesia Society.|2020|Faraoni D,Caplan LA,DiNardo JA,Guzzetta NA,Miller-Hance WC,|pathogenicity,standards,standards,diagnosis,therapy,transmission,virology,standards,standards,standards,diagnosis,physiopathology,therapy,standards,prevention & control,prevention & control,standards,standar...
Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine; Lippi G, Adeli K et. al.
May 13th, 2020 - Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is the third coronavirus outbreak that has emerged in the past 20 years, after severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS). One important aspect, highlighted by many global health organizations, is that this novel coronavirus outbreak may be especially hazardous to healthcare personnel, including laboratory professiona...
Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy; Deprest J, Choolani M et. al.
May 7th, 2020 - The COVID-19 pandemic has stressed patients and healthcare givers alike and challenged our practice of antenatal care, including fetal diagnosis and therapy. This document aims to review relevant recent information to allow us to optimize prenatal care delivery. We discuss potential modifications to obstetric management and fetal procedures in SARS-CoV2-negative and SARS-CoV2-positive patients ...
May 5th, 2020 - Temporary Emergency Guidance to STEMI Systems of Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic: AHA's Mission: Lifeline.|2020| ,|pathogenicity,standards,standards,diagnosis,epidemiology,therapy,virology,standards,standards,standards,standards,diagnosis,epidemiology,therapy,virology,diagnosis,epidemiology,therapy,epidemiology,
Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography; Choi AD, Abbara S et. al.
Apr 23rd, 2020 - The world is currently suffering through a pandemic outbreak of severe respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) known as Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). The United States (US) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) currently advises medical facilities to "reschedule non-urgent outpatient visits as necessary". The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, the Unit...