European Journal of Endocrinology; Christ-Crain M, Hoorn EJ et. al.
Jul 23rd, 2021 - COVID-19 has changed the nature of medical consultations, emphasizing virtual patient counselling, with relevance for patients with diabetes insipidus (DI) or hyponatraemia. The main complication of desmopressin treatment in DI is dilutional hyponatraemia. Since plasma sodium monitoring is not always possible in times of COVID-19, we recommend to delay the desmopressin dose once a week until aq...
Arthritis Care & Research; Fraenkel L, Bathon JM et. al.
Jun 9th, 2021 - To develop updated guidelines for the pharmacologic management of rheumatoid arthritis. We developed clinically relevant population, intervention, comparator, and outcomes (PICO) questions. After conducting a systematic literature review, the Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation (GRADE) approach was used to rate the certainty of evidence. A voting panel comprising c...
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Paterson I, Ramanathan K et. al.
Jun 7th, 2021 - It is now widely recognized that COVID-19 illness can be associated with significant intermediate and potentially longer-term physical limitations. The term, "long COVID-19" is used to define any patient with persistent symptoms after acute COVID-19 infection (ie, after 4 weeks). It is postulated that cardiac injury might be linked to symptoms that persist after resolution of acute infection, a...
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Willett J, Achenbach S et. al.
May 31st, 2021 - The Tobacco Endgame: Eradicating a Worsening Epidemic A Joint Opinion From the American Heart Association, World Heart Federation, American College of Cardiology, and the European Society of Cardiology.|2021|Willett J,Achenbach S,Pinto FJ,Poppas A,Elkind MSV,|methods,trends,methods,methods,organization & administration,epidemiology,prevention & control,psychology,
BMJ Sexual & Reproductive Health; Gilmore KL, Hardman SM
Apr 15th, 2021 - New FSRH guideline on the progestogen-only implant.|2021|Gilmore KL,Hardman SM,|trends,therapeutic use,organization & administration,trends,
Fertility and Sterility;
Mar 2nd, 2021 - This document reviews surgical options for reparative tubal surgery and the factors that must be considered when deciding between surgical repair and in vitro fertilization. This document replaces the document of the same name, last published in 2012 (Fertil Steril 2015;103:e37-43). This document reviews surgical options for reparative tubal surgery and the factors that must be considered when ...
Fertility and Sterility;
Feb 25th, 2021 - The term "social media" refers to computer-mediated technologies that enable individuals and communities to gather, communicate, network, and share information. These technologies represent useful tools for enabling individual providers and their clinics to broadcast content that educates, informs, advertises, and narrates content to a larger audience. There are multiple benefits to maintaining...
BMJ Sexual & Reproductive Health;
Feb 18th, 2021 - FSRH Guideline (February 2021) Progestogen-only Implant.|2021||therapeutic use,therapeutic use,trends,organization & administration,
Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing :... , Cullen J et. al.
Nov 10th, 2020 - Immunization for Pregnant Women: A Call to Action.|2020| ,Cullen J,Stone S,Phipps MG,Cypher R,|organization & administration,trends,methods,standards,trends,
Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing :... Simpson KR
Aug 12th, 2020 - Cervical ripening and induction and augmentation of labor are common procedures in labor and birth units. The potential risks and benefits for the procedure should be explained to women so that they can make informed decisions. Clinicians should be knowledgeable about the methods and medications used and be skilled in maternal-fetal assessment. Adequate nurse staffing is required to monitor the...
Journal of Nuclear Medicine : Official Publication, Socie... Skali H, Murthy VL et. al.
Jul 28th, 2020 - Guidance and Best Practices for Reestablishment of Non-Emergent Care in Nuclear Cardiology Laboratories During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic: An Information Statement from ASNC, IAEA, and SNMMI.|2020|Skali H,Murthy VL,Paez D,Choi EM,Keng FYJ,|trends,trends,trends,education,trends,
Gut Ianiro G, Mullish BH et. al.
Jul 6th, 2020 - The COVID-19 pandemic has led to an exponential increase in SARS-CoV-2 infections and associated deaths, and represents a significant challenge to healthcare professionals and facilities. Individual countries have taken several prevention and containment actions to control the spread of infection, including measures to guarantee safety of both healthcare professionals and patients who are at in...
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Moulson N, Bewick D et. al.
Jun 20th, 2020 - Cardiac rehabilitation programs across Canada have suspended in-person services as a result of large-scale physical distancing recommendations designed to flatten the COVID-19 pandemic curve. Virtual cardiac rehabilitation (VCR) offers an alternate mechanism of care delivery, capable of providing similar patient outcomes and safety profiles compared with centre-based programs. To minimize care ...
Journal of Neurosurgical Sciences; Angileri FF, Sabatino G et. al.
Jun 12th, 2020 - The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has fast spread throughout the world in more than 200 countries, resulting in the need for a de-prioritization of elective medical care to face the demands of the global health crisis. Although the acute and catastrophic phase of the pandemic seems to have been left behind, it is also clear that the virus will not disappear soon, and we must live with it for ...
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...
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Mahmud E, Dauerman HL et. al.
Apr 25th, 2020 - The worldwide pandemic caused by the novel acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 has resulted in a new and lethal disease termed coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19). Although there is an association between cardiovascular disease and COVID-19, the majority of patients who need cardiovascular care for the management of ischemic heart disease may not be infected with this novel coronavirus. Th...
Critical Pathways in Cardiology; Rubin GA, Wan EY et. al.
Apr 24th, 2020 - The coronavirus disease 2019 crisis is a global pandemic of a novel infectious disease with far-ranging public health implications. With regard to cardiac electrophysiology (EP) services, we discuss the "real-world" challenges and solutions that have been essential for efficient and successful (1) ramping down of standard clinical practice patterns and (2) pivoting of workflow processes to meet...
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Wood DA, Sathananthan J et. al.
Apr 18th, 2020 - The globe is currently in the midst of a COVID-19 pandemic, resulting in significant morbidity and mortality. This pandemic has placed considerable stress on health care resources and providers. This document from the Canadian Association of Interventional Cardiology- Association Canadienne de Cardiologie d'intervention, specifically addresses the implications for the care of patients in the ca...
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Kirkpatrick JN, Mitchell C et. al.
Apr 10th, 2020 - ASE Statement on Protection of Patients and Echocardiography Service Providers During the 2019 Novel Coronavirus Outbreak: Endorsed by the American College of Cardiology.|2020|Kirkpatrick JN,Mitchell C,Taub C,Kort S,Hung J,|isolation & purification,diagnosis,epidemiology,etiology,complications,epidemiology,prevention & control,organization & administration,trends,methods,standards,methods,organ...
Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing :...
Apr 2nd, 2020 - Role of the Registered Nurse in the Care of the Pregnant Woman Receiving Analgesia and Anesthesia by Catheter Techniques.|2020| ,|methods,nursing,trends,methods,trends,organization & administration,methods,nursing,