MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Harpaz R, Ortega-Sanchez IR et. al.
Jun 6th, 2008 - These recommendations represent the first statement by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) on the use of a live attenuated vaccine for the prevention of herpes zoster (zoster) (i.e., shingles) and its sequelae, which was licensed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on May 25, 2006. This report summarizes the epidemiology of zoster and its sequelae, describes the z...
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; White-Al Habeeb NMA, Higgins V et. al.
Apr 5th, 2022 - There is limited guidance on laboratory reporting and interpretation of lipids and lipoproteins used in cardiovascular risk stratification. This contributes to inconsistencies in lipid reporting across clinical laboratories. Recently, the Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CCS) published the 2021 CCS guidelines for the management of dyslipidemia for the prevention of cardiovascular disease in the...
Pediatrics Curfman A, Hackell JM et. al.
Mar 1st, 2022 - The use of telehealth technology to connect with patients has expanded significantly over the past several years, particularly in response to the global coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic. This technical report describes the present state of telehealth and its current and potential applications. Telehealth has the potential to transform the way care is delivered to pediatric patients, expanding ...
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal ... Rosenfeld RM, Tunkel DE et. al.
Feb 10th, 2022 - This executive summary of the guideline update provides evidence-based recommendations for patient selection and surgical indications for managing tympanostomy tubes in children. The summary and guideline are intended for any clinician involved in managing children aged 6 months to 12 years with tympanostomy tubes or children being considered for tympanostomy tubes in any care setting as an int...
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal ... Rosenfeld RM, Keppel KL et. al.
Feb 10th, 2022 - This plain language summary explains tympanostomy tubes, also known as ear tubes, to patients and families. The summary applies to children aged 6 months to 12 years with tympanostomy tubes or children being considered for tympanostomy tubes. It is based on the "Clinical Practice Guideline: Tympanostomy Tubes in Children (Update)," published in 2022 as a major update to the original guideline f...
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; MacGillivray TE, Gleason TG et. al.
Jan 30th, 2022 - The Society of Thoracic Surgeons/American Association for Thoracic Surgery clinical practice guidelines on the management of type B aortic dissection.|2022|MacGillivray TE,Gleason TG,Patel HJ,Aldea GS,Bavaria JE,|classification,surgery,surgery,standards,prevention & control,blood supply,prevention & control,standards,
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.
Jan 26th, 2022 - Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common cardiac arrhythmia. The prevalence of AF increases with age, from less than 0.2% in adults younger than 55 years to about 10% in those 85 years or older, with a higher prevalence in men than in women. It is uncertain whether the prevalence of AF differs by race and ethnicity. Atrial fibrillation is a major risk factor for ischemic stroke and is associ...
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases; Ahmed S, Grainger R et. al.
Jan 20th, 2022 - The COVID-19 pandemic led to rapid and widespread adoption of telemedicine in rheumatology care. The Asia Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology (APLAR) working group was tasked with developing evidence-based recommendations for rheumatology practice to guide maintenance of the highest possible standards of clinical care and to enable broad patient reach. A systematic review of English...
Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise; Kanaley JA, Colberg SR et. al.
Jan 15th, 2022 - This consensus statement is an update of the 2010 American College of Sports Medicine position stand on exercise and type 2 diabetes. Since then, a substantial amount of research on select topics in exercise in individuals of various ages with type 2 diabetes has been published while diabetes prevalence has continued to expand worldwide. This consensus statement provides a brief summary of the ...
European Journal of Vascular and endoVascular Surgery : T... De Maeseneer MG, Kakkos SK et. al.
Jan 15th, 2022 - Editor's Choice - European Society for Vascular Surgery (ESVS) 2022 Clinical Practice Guidelines on the Management of Chronic Venous Disease of the Lower Limbs.|2022|De Maeseneer MG,Kakkos SK,Aherne T,Baekgaard N,Black S,|blood supply,standards,surgery,methods,standards,surgery,
Clinical Nutrition (Edinburgh, Scotland); Bischoff SC, Austin P et. al.
Jan 11th, 2022 - This ESPEN practical guideline will inform physicians, nurses, dieticians, pharmacists, caregivers and other home enteral nutrition (HEN) providers in a concise way about the indications and contraindications for HEN, as well as its implementation and monitoring. This guideline will also inform interested patients requiring HEN. Home parenteral nutrition is not included but will be addressed in...
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Perdikis G, Dillingham C et. al.
Jan 11th, 2022 - A multidisciplinary work group involving stakeholders from various backgrounds and societies convened to revise the guideline for reduction mammaplasty. The goal was to develop evidence-based patient care recommendations using the new American Society of Plastic Surgeons guideline methodology. The work group prioritized reviewing the evidence around the need for surgery as first-line treatment,...
Rheumatology International; Ziade N, Hmamouchi I et. al.
Jan 8th, 2022 - To develop Best Practice Guidelines (BPG) for the use of Telehealth in Rheumatology in the Arab region, to identify the main barriers and facilitators of telehealth, and to provide rheumatologists with a practical toolkit for the implementation of telehealth. Guidelines were drafted by a core steering committee from the Arab League of Associations for Rheumatology (ArLAR) after performing a lit...
Ophthalmology Gedde SJ, Chen PP et. al.
Dec 23rd, 2021 - Primary Angle-Closure Disease Preferred Practice Pattern®.|2021|Gedde SJ,Chen PP,Muir KW,Vinod K,Lind JT,|standards,standards,diagnosis,therapy,organization & administration,standards,
Ophthalmology Chuck RS, Dunn SP et. al.
Dec 23rd, 2021 - Comprehensive Adult Medical Eye Evaluation Preferred Practice Pattern®.|2021|Chuck RS,Dunn SP,Flaxel CJ,Gedde SJ,Mah FS,|standards,standards,diagnosis,organization & administration,standards,diagnosis,standards,
Ophthalmology Gedde SJ, Lind JT et. al.
Dec 23rd, 2021 - Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Suspect Preferred Practice Pattern®.|2021|Gedde SJ,Lind JT,Wright MM,Chen PP,Muir KW,|standards,standards,diagnosis,physiopathology,therapy,physiology,diagnosis,physiopathology,therapy,organization & administration,standards,
Ophthalmology Gedde SJ, Vinod K et. al.
Dec 23rd, 2021 - Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Preferred Practice Pattern®.|2021|Gedde SJ,Vinod K,Wright MM,Muir KW,Lind JT,|standards,standards,diagnosis,physiopathology,therapy,physiology,pathology,organization & administration,standards,pathology,
Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the Am... Vogelbaum MA, Brown PD et. al.
Dec 22nd, 2021 - To provide guidance to clinicians regarding therapy for patients with brain metastases from solid tumors. ASCO convened an Expert Panel and conducted a systematic review of the literature. Thirty-two randomized trials published in 2008 or later met eligibility criteria and form the primary evidentiary base. Surgery is a reasonable option for patients with brain metastases. Patients with large t...
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases; Lorenzo JPP, Sollano MHMZ et. al.
Dec 22nd, 2021 - Gout is the most prevalent inflammatory arthritis in the Asia-Pacific region and worldwide. This clinical practice guideline (CPG) aims to provide recommendations based on systematically obtained evidence and values and preferences tailored to the unique needs of patients with gout and hyperuricemia in Asia, Australasia, and the Middle East. The target users of these guidelines are general prac...
Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the Am... Mohile NA, Messersmith H et. al.
Dec 14th, 2021 - To provide guidance to clinicians regarding therapy for diffuse astrocytic and oligodendroglial tumors in adults. ASCO and the Society for Neuro-Oncology convened an Expert Panel and conducted a systematic review of the literature. Fifty-nine randomized trials focusing on therapeutic management were identified. Adults with newly diagnosed oligodendroglioma, isocitrate dehydrogenase (IDH)-mutant...