May 14th, 2018 - The present guideline is intended to be a resource for the clinical and public health practice communities. It is designed to be comprehensive but succinct and practical in providing guidance for prevention, detection, evaluation, and management of high BP.
van der Woude CJ, Ardizzone S et. al.
Jan 15th, 2015 - Trying to conceive and being pregnant is an emotional period for those involved. In the majority of patients suffering from inflammatory bowel disease, maintenance therapy is required during pregnancy to control the disease, and disease control might necessitate introduction of new drugs during a vulnerable period.
Harbord M, Eliakim R et. al.
Jan 27th, 2017 - This is the third European Crohn’s and Colitis Organisation [ECCO] consensus guideline that addresses ulcerative colitis [UC]. It has been drafted by 28 ECCO members from 14 European countries.
Gastroenterology Bruining DH, Zimmermann EM et. al.
Jan 13th, 2018 - Computed tomography and magnetic resonance enterography have become routine small bowel imaging tests to evaluate patients with established or suspected Crohn's disease, but the interpretation and use of these imaging modalities can vary widely. A shared understanding of imaging findings, nomenclature, and utilization will improve the utility of these imaging techniques to guide treatment optio...
Annals of Internal Medicine; Moyer VA,
Mar 25th, 2014 - Update of the 2003 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for dementia. The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on the benefits, harms, and sensitivity and specificity of screening instruments for cognitive impairment in older adults and the benefits and harms of commonly used treatment and management options for older adults with mild cognitive impairment or early de...
Circulation January CT, Wann LS et. al.
Mar 31st, 2014 - 2014 AHA/ACC/HRS guideline for the management of patients with atrial fibrillation: executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on practice guidelines and the Heart Rhythm Society.|2014|January CT,Wann LS,Alpert JS,Calkins H,Cigarroa JE,|standards,physiopathology,therapy,standards,standards,
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology; Sidbury R, Davis DM et. al.
May 12th, 2014 - Atopic dermatitis is a chronic, pruritic inflammatory dermatosis that affects up to 25% of children and 2% to 3% of adults. This guideline addresses important clinical questions that arise in atopic dermatitis management and care, providing recommendations based on the available evidence. In this third of 4 sections, treatment of atopic dermatitis with phototherapy and systemic immunomodulators...
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Stevens DL, Bisno AL et. al.
Jun 20th, 2014 - A panel of national experts was convened by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) to update the 2005 guidelines for the treatment of skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs). The panel's recommendations were developed to be concordant with the recently published IDSA guidelines for the treatment of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections. The focus of this guideline is...
Annals of Internal Medicine; LeFevre ML,
Jul 8th, 2014 - Update of the 2007 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for carotid artery stenosis. The USPSTF commissioned a systematic review to synthesize the evidence on the accuracy of screening tests, externally validated risk-stratification tools, the benefits of treatment of asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis with carotid endarterectomy (CEA) or carotid angioplast...
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Lucas GM, Ross MJ et. al.
Sep 22nd, 2014 - It is important to realize that guidelines cannot always account for individual variation among patients. They are not intended to supplant physician judgment with respect to particular patients or special clinical situations. IDSA considers adherence to these guidelines to be voluntary, with the ultimate determination regarding their application to be made by the physician in the light of each...
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Legro RS, Arslanian SA et. al.
Oct 23rd, 2013 - The aim was to formulate practice guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). An Endocrine Society-appointed Task Force of experts, a methodologist, and a medical writer developed the guideline. This evidence-based guideline was developed using the Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development, and Evaluation (GRADE) system to describe both the strength...
JAMA Yawn BP, Buchanan GR et. al.
Sep 9th, 2014 - Sickle cell disease (SCD) is a life-threatening genetic disorder affecting nearly 100,000 individuals in the United States and is associated with many acute and chronic complications requiring immediate medical attention. Two disease-modifying therapies, hydroxyurea and long-term blood transfusions, are available but underused. To support and expand the number of health professionals able and w...
Annals of Internal Medicine; Qaseem A, Dallas P et. al.
Sep 15th, 2014 - The American College of Physicians (ACP) developed this guideline to present the evidence and provide clinical recommendations on the nonsurgical management of urinary incontinence (UI) in women. This guideline is based on published English-language literature on nonsurgical management of UI in women from 1990 through December 2013 that was identified using MEDLINE, the Cochrane Library, Scirus...
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology; , Gyamfi-Bannerman C
Oct 28th, 2017 - Third-trimester bleeding is a common complication arising from a variety of etiologies, some of which may initially present in the late preterm period. Previous management recommendations have not been specific to this gestational age window, which carries a potentially lower threshold for delivery. The purpose of this document is to provide guidance on management of late preterm (34 0/7-36 6/7...
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum; Vogel JD, Eskicioglu C et. al.
Sep 11th, 2017 - The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons is dedicated to ensuring high-quality patient care by advancing the science, prevention, and management of disorders and diseases of the colon, rectum, and anus. The Clinical Practice Guidelines Committee is composed of society members who are chosen because they have demonstrated expertise in the specialty of colon and rectal surgery. This comm...
Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the Am... Khorana AA, Mangu PB et. al.
Apr 11th, 2017 - Purpose To update the Potentially Curable Pancreatic Cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology Clinical Practice Guideline published on May 31, 2016. The October 2016 update focuses solely on new evidence that pertains to clinical question 4 of the guideline: What is the appropriate adjuvant regimen for patients with pancreatic cancer who have undergone an R0 or R1 resection of their primar...
The British Journal of Dermatology; Sterling JC, Gibbs S et. al.
Oct 2nd, 2014 - British Association of Dermatologists' guidelines for the management of cutaneous warts 2014.|2014|Sterling JC,Gibbs S,Haque Hussain SS,Mohd Mustapa MF,Handfield-Jones SE,|therapeutic use,therapeutic use,therapeutic use,therapeutic use,drug effects,methods,methods,therapeutic use,methods,methods,therapeutic use,methods,methods,methods,therapeutic use,diagnosis,therapy,
Annals of Internal Medicine; Kaufman RM, Djulbegovic B et. al.
Nov 10th, 2014 - The AABB (formerly, the American Association of Blood Banks) developed this guideline on appropriate use of platelet transfusion in adult patients. These guidelines are based on a systematic review of randomized, clinical trials and observational studies (1900 to September 2014) that reported clinical outcomes on patients receiving prophylactic or therapeutic platelet transfusions. An expert pa...
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Fleisher LA, Fleischmann KE et. al.
Aug 5th, 2014 - 2014 ACC/AHA guideline on perioperative cardiovascular evaluation and management of patients undergoing noncardiac surgery: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on practice guidelines.|2014|Fleisher LA,Fleischmann KE,Auerbach AD,Barnason SA,Beckman JA,|standards,methods,standards,diagnosis,therapy,methods,standards,standards,standards,
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Amsterdam EA, Wenger NK et. al.
Sep 27th, 2014 - 2014 AHA/ACC Guideline for the Management of Patients with Non-ST-Elevation Acute Coronary Syndromes: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines.|2014|Amsterdam EA,Wenger NK,Brindis RG,Casey DE,Ganiats TG,|classification,diagnosis,epidemiology,therapy,