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Joint GI society message: COVID-19 clinical insights for our community of gastroenterologists and gastroenterology care providers
https://gastro.org/press-releases/joint-gi-society-message-covid-19-clinical-insights-for-our-community-of-gastroenterologists-and-gastroenterology-care-providers/

The situation involving the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve. There is recent evidence suggesting the potential for coronavirus transmission through droplets and perhaps fecal shedding1,2 posing potential risks during endoscopy and colonoscopy to other patients, endoscopy personnel and ourselves. We provide below important information as well as recommendations to consider in your insti...

Non-Emergent, Elective Medical Services, and Treatment Recommendations
https://www.cms.gov/files/document/cms-non-emergent-elective-medical-recommendations.pdf

To aggressively address COVID-19, CMS recognizes that conservation of critical healthcare resources is essential, in addition to limiting exposure of patients and staff to the virus that causes COVID-19. CMS also recognizes the importance of reducing burdens on the existing health system and maintaining services while keeping patients and providers safe. CMS, in collaboration with medical s...

American Heart Association Hypertension Guideline Toolkit
http://aha-clinical-review.ascendeventmedia.com/books/aha-high-blood-pressure-toolkit/
American Heart Association

AHA High Blood Pressure Toolkit

Clinical Guidance for Pediatric Patients with Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) Associated with SARS-CoV-2 and Hyperinflammation in COVID-19
https://www.rheumatology.org/Portals/0/Files/ACR-COVID-19-Clinical-Guidance-Summary-MIS-C-Hyperinflammation.pdf

COVID-19 Clinical Guidance for Pediatric Patients with Rheumatic Disease
https://www.rheumatology.org/Portals/0/Files/COVID-19-Clinical-Guidance-Summary-for-Pediatric-Patients-with-Rheumatic-Disease.pdf

Recovering patient volume and practice finances in the wake of COVID-19: 12 tips
https://www.aafp.org/journals/fpm/blogs/inpractice/entry/recovering_practice_finances.html

Nationally, patient volume has dropped 60%(www.medscape.com) since the start of the pandemic and is now rebounding, either gradually or rapidly depending on local circumstances. However, practices are unlikely to return to normal volumes for some time as patients continue to avoid the office and as offices continue to keep high-risk patients at home and treat them via telehealth. These changes ...

People Who Are at Higher Risk for Severe Illness
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/need-extra-precautions/people-at-higher-risk.html
CDC

COVID-19 is a new disease and there is limited information regarding risk factors for severe disease. Based on currently available information and clinical expertise, older adults and people of any age who have serious underlying medical conditions might be at higher risk for severe illness from COVID-19.

COVID-19 Emergency Declaration Blanket Waivers for Health Care Providers
https://www.cms.gov/files/document/summary-covid-19-emergency-declaration-waivers.pdf

The Trump Administration is taking aggressive actions and exercising regulatory flexibilities to help healthcare providers contain the spread of 2019 Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19). CMS is empowered to take proactive steps through 1135 waivers as well as, where applicable, authority granted under section 1812(f) of the Social Security Act (the Act) and rapidly expand the Administratio...

AMA Telehealth Implementation Playbook
https://www.ama-assn.org/system/files/2020-04/ama-telehealth-implementation-playbook.pdf

“With the evolving Covid-19 pandemic and its impact on access to medical care, there is no better time to help physicians navigate and implement telemedicine into their practices and enhance their ability to care for patients. Through telemedicine, we can triage patients and help avoid unnecessary visits to health care settings, thereby reducing exposure to the COVID virus and helping to ke...

Health & Human Services HIPAA & COVID-19 Resources
https://www.hhs.gov/hipaa/for-professionals/special-topics/hipaa-covid19/index.html

The HHS Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has provided Bulletins, Notifications of Enforcement Discretion, Guidance, and Resources that help explain how patient health information may be used and disclosed in response to the COVID-19 nationwide public health emergency.

Reopening Guidance for Cleaning and Disinfecting Public Spaces, Workplaces, Businesses, Schools, and Homes
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/reopen-guidance.html
CDC

This guidance is intended for all Americans, whether you own a business, run a school, or want to ensure the cleanliness and safety of your home. Reopening America requires all of us to move forward together by practicing social distancing and other daily habits to reduce our risk of exposure to the virus that causes COVID-19. Reopening the country also strongly relies on public health strategi...

Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers Responding to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), May 2020
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/guidance-business-response.html
CDC

This interim guidance is based on what is currently known about the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). COVID-19 is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. The outbreak first started in China, but the virus continues to spread internationally and in the United States. There is much more to learn about the transmissibility, severity, and other characteristics of COVID-19 an...

Implementation of Mitigation Strategies for Communities with Local COVID-19 Transmission
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/community-mitigation.html
CDC

This document describes the goals, guiding principles, and strategies for community mitigation to reduce or prevent local COVID-19 transmission. Community mitigation activities are actions that people and communities can take to slow the spread of a new virus with pandemic potential. COVID-19 is an infectious disease caused by a new coronavirus. Community mitigation actions are especially impor...

Errands and Going Out
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/going-out.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/activities.html
CDC

Venturing Out? What to consider before you go.

How to Wear Cloth Face Coverings
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/how-to-wear-cloth-face-coverings.html
CDC

Cloth face coverings are an additional step to help slow the spread of COVID-19 when combined with every day preventive actions and social distancing in public settings.

Collection and Submission of Postmortem Specimens from Deceased Persons with Known or Suspected COVID-19
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/guidance-postmortem-specimens.html

Medical examiners, coroners, and pathologists should immediately notify their localexternal icon or stateexternal icon health department in the event of the identification of a deceased person with known or suspected COVID-19. State and local health departments can contact CDC’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) at 770-488-7100 for urgent consultation if an autopsy is being considered for a ...

Development and Licensure of Vaccines to Prevent COVID-19: Guidance for Industry
https://www.fda.gov/media/139638/download

This guidance is being issued to address the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) public health emergency. This guidance is being implemented without prior public comment because the Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) has determined that prior public participation for this guidance is not feasible or appropriate (see section 701(h)(1)(C) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act ...

SCHOOLS FOR HEALTH: Risk Reduction Strategies for Reopening Schools
https://www.wasa-oly.org/WASA/images/WASA/6.0 Resources/Hanover/Harvard Report for Reopening Schools---June 2020.pdf

Schools will eventually need to reopen. Keeping schools closed comes with massive, long-term individual and societal costs. Many children cannot effectively learn, grow, engage, socialize, be active, eat healthy food, or get support until schools reopen. Parents and caregivers cannot go back to work until children go back to school. Knowing that schools will reopen at some point, we set out...

AASA COVID-19 RECOVERY TASK FORCE GUIDELINES FOR REOPENING SCHOOLS: An Opportunity to Transform Public Education
http://aasacentral.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/AASA-COVID-19-Recovery-Task-Force-Guiding-Principals-and-Action-Steps-for-Reopening-Schools.pdf

AASA, The School Superintendents Association, is committed to supporting superintendents and other school district leaders throughout the country during this challenging and unprecedented time. The following report presents a synthesis of the Guidelines for Reopening Schools recommended by superintendents throughout the United States as part of an ongoing AASA task force. During meetings of...

People of Any Age with Underlying Medical Conditions
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/need-extra-precautions/people-with-medical-conditions.html

COVID-19 is a new disease. Currently there are limited data and information about the impact of underlying medical conditions and whether they increase the risk for severe illness from COVID-19. Based on what we know at this time, people with the following conditions might be at an increased risk for severe illness from COVID-19:

Discontinuation of Isolation for Persons with COVID -19 Not in Healthcare Settings
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/disposition-in-home-patients.html

Healthcare providers and public health officials managing persons with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) under isolation who are not in healthcare settings. This includes, but is not limited to, at home, in a hotel or dormitory room, or in a group isolation facility.

International Guidelines for Certification and Classification (Coding) of Covid-19 as Cause of Death
https://www.who.int/classifications/icd/Guidelines_Cause_of_Death_COVID-19.pdf?ua=1

Schools and Childcare Programs:​ Plan, Prepare, and Respond
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/index.html
CDC

As families and policymakers make decisions about their children returning to school, it is important to consider the full spectrum of benefits and risks of both in-person and virtual learning options. Parents are understandably concerned about the safety of their children at school in the wake of COVID-19. The best available evidence indicates if children become infected, they are far less l...

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Resources for the Cancer Care Community
https://www.nccn.org/covid-19/
NCCN

NCCN recognizes the rapidly changing medical information relating to COVID-19 in the oncology ecosystem, but understands that a forum for sharing best practices and specific institutional responses may be helpful to others. Therefore, we are expeditiously providing documents and recommendations developed by NCCN Member Institutions or Guideline Panels as resources for oncology care providers. ...

Resetting Our Response: Changes Needed in the US Approach to COVID-19
https://www.centerforhealthsecurity.org/our-work/pubs_archive/pubs-pdfs/2020/200729-resetting-our-response.pdf

COVID-19: Operational guidance for maintaining essential health services during an outbreak
https://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/331561/WHO-2019-nCoV-essential_health_services-2020.1-eng.pdf
WHO

Health systems are being confronted with rapidly increasing demand generated by the COVID-19 outbreak. When health systems are overwhelmed, both direct mortality from an outbreak and indirect mortality from vaccine-preventable and treatable conditions increase dramatically. Analyses from the 2014-2015 Ebola outbreak suggest that the increased number of deaths caused by measles, malaria, HIV/...

Caring for Children and Youth With Special Health Care Needs During the COVID-19 Pandemic
https://services.aap.org/en/pages/2019-novel-coronavirus-covid-19-infections/clinical-guidance/caring-for-children-and-youth-with-special-health-care-needs-during-the-covid-19-pandemic/

Children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN) are defined as those who have or are at increased risk for chronic physical, developmental, behavioral, or emotional conditions and who also require health and related services of a type or amount beyond that required by children generally.

European guidelines on chronic mesenteric ischaemia – joint United European Gastroenterology, European Association for Gastroenterology, Endoscopy and Nutrition, European Society of Gastrointestina...
https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/2050640620916681
United European Gastroenterology Journal;

Chronic mesenteric ischaemia is a severe and incapacitating disease, causing complaints of post-prandial pain, fear of eating and weight loss. Even though chronic mesenteric ischaemia may progress to acute mesenteric ischaemia, chronic mesenteric ischaemia remains an underappreciated and undertreated disease entity. Probable explanations are the lack of knowledge and awareness among physicians ...

Muscle-invasive and Metastatic Bladder Cancer
https://uroweb.org/guideline/bladder-cancer-muscle-invasive-and-metastatic/

The European Association of Urology (EAU) Guidelines Panel for Muscle-invasive and Metastatic Bladder Cancer (MIBC) have prepared these guidelines to help urologists assess the evidence-based management of MIBC and to incorporate guideline recommendations into their clinical practice.

The revised clinical practice guidelines on the management of thyroid tumors by the Japan Associations of Endocrine Surgeons: Core questions and recommendations for treatments of thyroid cancer
https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/endocrj/advpub/0/advpub_EJ20-0025/_pdf/-char/en
Endocrine Journal;

 The Japan Associations of Endocrine Surgeons has developed the revised version of the Clinical Practice Guidelines for Thyroid Tumors. This article describes the guidelines translated into English for the 35 clinical questions relevant to the therapeutic management of thyroid cancers. The objective of the guidelines is to improve health-related outcomes in patients with thyroid tumors by en...

Cancer Pain (PDQ®)–Health Professional Version
https://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/treatment/side-effects/pain/pain-hp-pdq?cid=eb_govdel

Pain is one of the most common symptoms in cancer patients and often has a negative impact on patients’ functional status and quality of life. The goal of the following summary is to provide evidence-based, up-to-date, and practical information on the management of cancer pain.

COVID-19 Guidelines for Triage of Breast Cancer Patients
https://www.facs.org/covid-19/clinical-guidance/elective-case/breast-cancer

Triage of Breast Cancer Patients, American College of Surgeons

Ethical guidance for the COVID-19 era
https://www.apa.org/ethics/covid-19-guidance

The rapid spread of COVID-19 and social distancing measures are changing the way psychologists work across the breadth of the field. And in the transition from face-to-face to remote communication, new ethical challenges are cropping up. American Psychological Association

Bladder Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)–Health Professional Version
https://www.cancer.gov/types/bladder/hp/bladder-treatment-pdq?cid=eb_govdel

Bladder cancer is the sixth most common cancer in the United States after lung cancer, prostate cancer, breast cancer, colon cancer, and lymphoma. It is the third most common cancer in men and the eleventh most common cancer in women. Of the roughly 70,000 new cases annually, about 53,000 are in men and about 18,000 are in women. Of the roughly 15,000 annual deaths, more than 10,000 are in men ...

Evaluating and Testing Persons for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/hcp/clinical-criteria.html

Clinicians considering diagnostic testing of people with possible COVID-19 should continue to work with their local and state health departments to coordinate testing through public health laboratories, or work with commercial or clinical laboratories using diagnostic tests authorized for emergency use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Serology Testing for COVID-19 at CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/lab/serology-testing.html

CDC has developed a laboratory blood test to assist with efforts to determine how much of the U.S. population has been infected with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. CDC is also using its serologic test (antibody) to evaluate the performance of commercial antibody tests.

Communities, Schools, Workplaces, and Events
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/index.html

CDC Information for Where You Live, Work, Learn, and Play

CDC Activities and Initiatives Supporting the COVID-19 Response and the President’s Plan for Opening America Up Again
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/php/CDC-Activities-Initiatives-for-COVID-19-Response.pdf

The principal objectives of COVID-19 surveillance are to monitor the spread and intensity of the pandemic, to enable contact tracing to slow transmission, and to identify disease clusters requiring special intervention. Secondary objectives include understanding the severity and spectrum of disease, identifying risk factors for and methods of preventing infection, and producing data essentia...

Contact Tracing, Get and Keep America Open: Supporting states, tribes, localities, and territories
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/php/open-america/contact-tracing.html

Resources from the CDC

The new International Society of Hypertension guidelines on hypertension
https://journals.lww.com/jhypertension/Fulltext/2020/06000/The_new_International_Society_of_Hypertension.1.aspx?context=LatestArticles
Journal of Hypertension;

The June issue of the Journal of Hypertension starts with the hypertension guidelines prepared by the International Society of Hypertension (ISH) and simultaneously published in Hypertension as well. Compared with the guidelines issued by the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)/European Society of Hypertension (ESH) and American College of Cardiology (ACC)/American Heart Association (AHA) the ...

Gocovri Prescribing Information
https://www.gocovrihcp.com/pdf/Gocovri_Prescribing_Information.pdf

Gocovri Prescribing Information, PI, Parkinson Disease, PD

Interim Guidelines for COVID-19 Antibody Testing
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/lab/resources/antibody-tests-guidelines.html

Serologic methods have been developed and will have important public health and clinical uses to monitor and respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Guidelines for Laboratory Diagnosis of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Korea
https://www.sfndt.org/sites/www.sfndt.org/files/medias/documents/Hong et al. Ann Lab Med Avril 2020.pdf
Annals of Laboratory Medicine;

The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), which began in December 2019, is still ongoing in Korea, with >9,000 confirmed cases as of March 25, 2020. COVID-19 is a severe acute respiratory syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection, and real-time reverse transcription-PCR is currently the most reliable diagnostic method for COVID-19 around the world. Korean Society for Laborato...

CDC Diagnostic Test for COVID-19
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/lab/testing.html

CDC has developed a new laboratory test kit for use in testing patient specimens for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the virus that causes COVID-19. The test kit is called the “Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 2019-Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Real-Time Reverse Transcriptase (RT)-PCR Diagnostic Panel.” It is intended for use with the Applied Biosys...

Policy Statement—Tobacco Use: A Pediatric Disease
https://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/pediatrics/124/5/1474.full.pdf
American Academy of Pediatrics

Tobacco use and secondhand tobacco-smoke (SHS) exposure are major national and international health concerns. Pediatricians and other clinicians who care for children are uniquely positioned to assist patients and families with tobacco-use prevention and treatment. Understanding the nature and extent of tobacco use and SHS exposure is an essential first step toward the goal of eliminating toba...

Parkinson’s disease in adults: NICE guideline
https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ng71/chapter/Recommendations

COVID-19 Private Payer Frequently Asked Questions
https://www.aafp.org/dam/AAFP/documents/practice_management/COVID-19/payer-faqs.pdf

The American Academy of Family Physicians is closely monitoring private payer policies regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. The following answers are based on information from each payer’s respective website. Policies are changing rapidly. We will update this page as we receive additional information. General information on telehealth billing and coding can be found on the AAFP’s COVID-19: Tele...

COVID-19 Behavioral Health Resources
https://asprtracie.hhs.gov/technical-resources/115/covid-19-behavioral-health-resources/99

The federal government is taking steps to protect American’s physical and behavioral health in response to the 2019 Novel Coronavirus pandemic. The resources in this collection were created by federal agencies and their partners to help healthcare providers, caregivers, and the general population prepare for and manage the negative behavioral effects that can accompany a public health emergency.

ASCO Coronavirus Resources
https://www.asco.org/asco-coronavirus-information

As the coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread, ASCO is committed to providing the most current information and resources to its members and the larger oncology community to help ensure that individuals with cancer receive high-quality care. ASCO has compiled a wide range of resources to support clinicians, the cancer care delivery team, and patients with cancer. This is a rapidly evolving s...

ASH COVID-19 Resources
https://www.hematology.org/covid-19

The United States and countries around the world face a major public health concern with the current outbreak of the novel (new) coronavirus (COVID-19). In an effort to serve its members, ASH is maintaining this webpage as a medium to exchange information to assist hematologists in navigating the COVID-19 public health crisis.

APhA Guide to Coronavirus
https://www.pharmacist.com/coronavirus?is_sso_called=1

Information and Resources on coronavirus COVID-19 for Pharmacists and the Communities They Serve, APhA. What Pharmacists Should Know

ADA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources
https://professional.diabetes.org/content-page/covid-19

American Diabetes Association Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

ACC's COVID-19 Hub
https://www.acc.org/latest-in-cardiology/features/accs-coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19-hub

The ACC is working to provide COVID-19 clinical guidance for the global cardiovascular care team. The content in this Hub has been reviewed and approved by ACC's Science and Quality Committee. Learn more about the hub and article methodology. American College of Cardiology

ATS COVID-19 Resources
https://www.thoracic.org/covid/index.php

The ATS COVID-19 Resource Center provides free information to help healthcare providers, patients and their families manage a host of issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Content will be updated regularly. American Thoracic Society

APA Coronavirus Resources
https://www.psychiatry.org/psychiatrists/covid-19-coronavirus

To provide support in the response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), APA is collecting authoritative and timely resources in this information hub. American Psychiatric Association

COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Medicare Fee-for-Service (FFS) Billing
https://www.cms.gov/files/document/03092020-covid-19-faqs-508.pdf

We note that in many instances, the general statements of the FAQs referenced above have been superseded by COVID-19-specific legislation, emergency rules, and waivers granted under section 1135 of the Act specifically to address the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE). The policies set out in this FAQ are effective for the duration of the PHE unless superseded by future legislation. A ...

COVID-19 Employer Information for Office Buildings
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/office-buildings.html

Workers in office buildings may be at risk for exposure to the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Office building employers, building owners and managers, and building operations specialists can take steps to create a safe and healthy workplace and protect workers and clients.

Interventional Therapies, Surgery, and Interdisciplinary Rehabilitation for Low Back Pain
http://www.wales.nhs.uk/sites3/documents/470/american pain 2009.pdf
SPINE

Low back pain is extremely common.1,2 Most patients with acute low back pain improve substantially over the first month.3 After the first month, improvements are less pronounced and eventually taper off. In a small minority of patients, back pain is persistent and disabling. Among patients who seek medical care for their low back pain, up to one-third report back pain of at least moderate...

Clinical Care Guidance for Healthcare Professionals about Coronavirus (COVID-19)
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/clinical-care.html
CDC

The signs and symptoms of COVID-19 present at illness onset vary, but over the course of the disease, most people with COVID-19 experience one or more of the following: Fever or chills Cough Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing Fatigue Muscle or body aches Headache New loss of taste or smell Congestion or runny nose Nausea or vomiting Diarrhea

Limiting Workplace Violence Associated with COVID-19 Prevention Policies in Retail and Services Businesses
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/organizations/business-employers/limit-workplace-violence.html
CDC

Who this is for: This information is intended for use by employers and employees in retail, services, and other customer-based businesses. Retail or service businesses sell goods and provide services to the public and include department stores, grocery stores, gas stations, and restaurants. These businesses are open and have started state-directed, municipality-directed, and company-directed Co...

Managing work-related psychosocial risks during the COVID-19 pandemic
https://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---ed_protect/---protrav/---safework/documents/instructionalmaterial/wcms_748638.pdf
ILO

The ILO Centenary Declaration for the Future of Work adopted in June 2019 declared that "safe and healthy working conditions are fundamental to decent work”. This is particularly significant today, as ensuring safety and health at work is indispensable in the management of the COVID-19 pandemic and the ability to resume work. Work arrangements and conditions have changed considerably, bring...

Businesses and Workplaces: Plan, Prepare, and Respond
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/organizations/businesses-employers.html
CDC

COVID-19 Resources

NHLBI's COVID-19 Guidance for Practicing Clinicians
https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/coronavirus/nhlbi-covid-19-guidance-practicing-clinicians
NIH

Health care providers seeking information about appropriate coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) treatment may now consult treatment guidelines developed by a panel of U.S. physicians, statisticians, and other experts. These guidelines are based on published and preliminary data and the clinical expertise of the panelists, many of whom are frontline clinicians caring for patients during the rapi...

WFH Guidelines for the Management of Hemophilia, 3rd edition
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/hae.14046
Haemophilia

Aug 2nd, 2020 - This new edition of the World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) guidelines for the management of hemophilia comes at an exciting time in the evolution of the diagnosis and treatment of this condition. Since the publication of the second edition in 2012, tremendous advances have been made in several aspects of the management of hemophilia. These include genetic assessment as well as therapy with ma...

Guidelines for the management of acute joint bleeds and chronic synovitis in haemophilia: A United Kingdom Haemophilia Centre Doctors’ Organisation (UKHCDO) guideline
http://www.ukhcdo.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Guidelines-for-the-management-of-acute-joint-bleeds-and-chronic-synovitis-in-haemophilia.pdf
Haemophilia

Jan 23rd, 2017 - Prior to the availability of clotting factor concentrates, the natural history of arthropathy in severe haemophilia was well described, with recurrent bleeds into joints leading to progressive joint damage and ultimate destruction with associated functional problems. The prophylactic use of factor concentrates has dramatically modified the natural history of haemophilic arthropathy. The e...

Guidelines for Emergency Department Management of Individuals With Hemophilia and Other Bleeding Disorders
https://www.hemophilia.org/sites/default/files/document/files/257.pdf
Medical and Scientific Advisory Council (MASAC) of the National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF)

Patients with bleeding disorders who present to an emergency department for care should receive appropriate, expeditious management. To this end, MASAC has developed the following guidelines.

USPSTF Hypertension Draft Evidence Review
https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/document/draft-evidence-review/hypertension-in-adults-screening-2020

Handwashing and Hand Sanitizer Use at Home, at Play, and Out and About
https://www.cdc.gov/handwashing/pdf/hand-sanitizer-factsheet.pdf

Germs are everywhere! They can get onto hands and items we touch during daily activities and make you sick. Cleaning hands at key times with soap and water or hand sanitizer is one of the most important steps you can take to avoid getting sick and spreading germs to those around you.

Using Telehealth to Expand Access to Essential Health Services during the COVID-19 Pandemic
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/telehealth.html

To describe the landscape of telehealth services and provide considerations for healthcare systems, practices, and providers using telehealth services to provide virtual care during and beyond the COVID-19 pandemic.

Health & Human Services Telehealth Guidelines
https://www.telehealth.hhs.gov/providers/

This content is for doctors and other health care professionals, including individual practitioners and hospital staff.

Considerations for Events and Gatherings
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/large-events/considerations-for-events-gatherings.html
CDC

As some communities in the United States begin to plan and hold events and gatherings, the CDC offers the following considerations for enhancing protection of individuals and communities and preventing spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Event planners and officials can determine, in collaboration with state and local health officials, whether and how to implement these consideration...

AUA Guidelines 2020: Microhematuria
https://www.urotoday.com/conference-highlights/aua-2020/aua-2020-bladder-health/122536-aua-guidelines-2020-microhematuria.html?pk_campaign=Barocas_SocialAUALive_122536

(UroToday.com) The guidelines for microhematuria were formulated by a multidisciplinary panel with representations from the American Urological Association (AUA), Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine & Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU), and American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), as well as Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) patient advocate. The guidelines w...

Nonspecific Upper Respiratory Tract Infection
https://www.cdc.gov/getsmart/community/materials-references/print-materials/hcp/adult-tract-infection.pdf
CDC

Principles of appropriate antibiotic use apply to the diagnosis and treatment of acute upper respiratory tract infection (common cold) in otherwise healthy adults.

Appropriate Antibiotic Use for Acute Respiratory Tract Infection in Adults: Advice for High-Value Care From the American College of Physicians and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
https://www.acpjournals.org/doi/10.7326/M15-1840

Acute respiratory tract infection (ARTI) is the most common reason for antibiotic prescription in adults. Antibiotics are often inappropriately prescribed for patients with ARTI. This article presents best practices for antibiotic use in healthy adults (those without chronic lung disease or immunocompromising conditions) presenting with ARTI.

2018 ESC/ESH Guidelines for the management of arterial hypertension: The Task Force for the management of arterial hypertension of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and the European Society ...
https://academic.oup.com/eurheartj/article/39/33/3021/5079119

2017 ACC/AHA/AAPA/ABC/ACPM/AGS/APhA/ASH/ASPC/NMA/PCNA Guideline for the Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults: A Report of the American College of Cardi...
https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/HYP.0000000000000065

Health Maintenance in Women
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0101/p30.html
AFP

The health maintenance examination is an opportunity to focus on disease prevention and health promotion. The patient history should include screening for tobacco use, alcohol misuse, intimate partner violence, and depression. Premenopausal women should receive preconception counseling and contraception as needed, and all women planning or capable of pregnancy should take 400 to 800 mcg of foli...

The Adult Well-Male Examination
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/1215/p729.html
AFP

The adult well-male examination should provide evidence-based guidance toward the promotion of optimal health and well-being. The medical history should focus on tobacco and alcohol use, risk of human immunodeficiency virus and other sexually transmitted infections, and diet and exercise habits. The physical examination should include blood pressure screening, and height and weight measurements...

USPSTF Guide to Clinical Preventive Services
https://www.ahrq.gov/sites/default/files/wysiwyg/professionals/clinicians-providers/guidelines-recommendations/guide/cpsguide.pdf

Recommendations for preventive care have evolved over time as it has become widely recognized that some “preventive” services were not actually beneficial. Individual health care providers, professional organizations, integrated health systems, insurers (both private and public), as well as groups crafting health quality measures and national health objectives, have recognized the need to c...

American Cancer Society Survivorship Care Guidelines
https://www.cancer.org/health-care-professionals/american-cancer-society-survivorship-guidelines.html

CDC Screening Guidelines and Other Resources
https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/health-care-providers/resources.htm

ASCO Guidelines, Tools, & Resources
https://www.asco.org/research-guidelines/quality-guidelines/guidelines

NCCN Guidelines & Clinical Resources
https://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/default.aspx

ESMO Guidelines
https://www.esmo.org/guidelines

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Content Collection
https://www.aafp.org/afp/topicModules/viewTopicModule.htm?topicModuleId=32
AFP

This collection features the best content from AFP, as identified by the AFP editors, on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and related issues, including acute and chronic COPD, spirometry, pulmonary rehabilitation, oxygen therapy, corticosteriods, and pulmonary complications. New research may affect the interpretation and application of this material. Clinical judgment is advised. No...

GOLD Global Strategy for Prevention, Diagnosis, & Management of COPD 2020 Report
https://goldcopd.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/GOLD-2020-FINAL-ver1.2-03Dec19_WMV.pdf

CHEST Clinical Pulmonary Guidelines
https://www.chestnet.org/Guidelines-and-Resources/CHEST-Guideline-Topic-Areas/Clinical-Pulmonary

CDC Guidelines & Resources for COPD
https://www.cdc.gov/copd/for-clinicians.html

Arthritis and Joint Pain Content Collection
https://www.aafp.org/afp/topicModules/viewTopicModule.htm?topicModuleId=77
AFP

This collection features the best content from AFP, as identified by the AFP editors, on arthritis and joint pain, including arthritis, gout, knee osteoarthritis, monoarthritis, osteoarthritis, polyarticular joint pain, Reiter's syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis, septic arthritis, and shoulder osteoarthritis. New research may affect the interpretation and application of this material. Clinical jud...

NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines®) for Breast Cancer V.5.2020
https://www2.tri-kobe.org/nccn/guideline/breast/english/breast.pdf

4th ESO–ESMO International Consensus Guidelines for Advanced Breast Cancer (ABC 4)
https://www.annalsofoncology.org/article/S0923-7534(19)34113-4/fulltext

American Cancer Society/American Society of Clinical Oncology Breast Cancer Survivorship Care Guideline
https://acsjournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.3322/caac.21319

Breast Cancer Risk Assessment and Screening in Average-Risk Women
https://www.acog.org/clinical/clinical-guidance/practice-bulletin/articles/2017/07/breast-cancer-risk-assessment-and-screening-in-average-risk-women

Final Recommendation Statement Breast Cancer: Screening
https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/recommendation/breast-cancer-screening
US Preventive Services Task Force

Breast Cancer Screening for Women at Average Risk: 2015 Guideline Update from the American Cancer Society
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4831582/

Endocrine Therapy for Hormone Receptor–Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology Guideline
https://ascopubs.org/doi/10.1200/JCO.2016.67.1487

American Cancer Society Guidelines for Breast Screening with MRI as an Adjunct to Mammography
https://acsjournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.3322/canjclin.57.2.75

Early breast cancer: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for diagnosis, treatment and follow-up
https://www.annalsofoncology.org/article/S0923-7534(19)60966-X/fulltext

Prevention and screening in BRCA mutation carriers and other breast/ovarian hereditary cancer syndromes: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for cancer prevention and screening
https://www.annalsofoncology.org/article/S0923-7534(19)31645-X/fulltext

Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 2 Testing in Breast Cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology/College of American Pathologists Clinical Practice Guideline Focused Update
https://watermark.silverchair.com/arpa_2018-0902-sa.pdf?token=AQECAHi208BE49Ooan9kkhW_Ercy7Dm3ZL_9Cf3qfKAc485ysgAAAqYwggKiBgkqhkiG9w0BBwagggKTMIICjwIBADCCAogGCSqGSIb3DQEHATAeBglghkgBZQMEAS4wEQQMwDEwsOmbjOqRnJ6aAgEQgIICWS3W9tuwe5KamZySj3dHjEZ1KbaS8MdI2N2ghtxTL9k9a0ZJ_leAlzcTwf4ZMJ8WsAY2Qo8v6XH-wwAvib8mfGLP7QLkKU6uMhpolnlHNBiWzDPehHA7eFRrrOMdCOxGyPnPHeg24hIU-tU57qO6sQap4az3fT8MtNT3fgZUV2ruNEPsbCR8Oj_bVwnpd-6M_mMPo9fmzDH6nhyCzg1x7Qls49Rx2nQcNk9qOn8qZnrSMKclnlIAw8fd_9PbycmKpkSPCjtvcZUacP57C1aYKQrUzwb7mNM8xFRozFw5tl_4lvpgH2Gk7rGj5WxsEu6FQdTt045rUnINhQeIBBbHqEfSoaq5vNzDh_kUb5h9UuyG14BF1Ebxvm1xdo0HGTSM9i_9dupCb5Rb-Yz8dU2UILJkSlsMh89Gm5LnFeVCOhWWrC94hUrBO1WJUeT-HBDF715moIuyG1UJWW1URbzWrRtf3aBzMfkjwyTZHR9kbCjDwS4tHwY5WFPR7fJtyy77ToEKqIk_WvnG5KSKAMWPvtiMd5FLalKMmQi2LVGkm0NWMbpiOwH2wyc1W-jb6kuASA2S6uZw0CwXHj0GmXGx3jlWekgm9ENyTB_GIxMMdpT5vs1EUBaGSIedmzNa0QiduBE6vWfPEKiAbPUKKMVa7NaFfrAD5CcSxh38EJuELVg3JrK9SO9_XOdIjPP3KiNA9oGoaKNToA4xJKfTaStSLNu8Wv4k96rw3pM5qqyEenxu2aGje8o2ThKyCjOpGCzGSpciR-CSYm7Ss9HCzTdZ8Ta6pFH860xWHRg