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2021 American College of Rheumatology Guideline for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
https://doi.org/10.1002/art.41752
Arthritis & Rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.); 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...

Current Role of Immunotherapy in Gastric, Esophageal and Gastro-Esophageal Junction Can...
https://doi.org/10.3390/curroncol29050257
Current Oncology (Toronto, Ont.); Mulder K, Lim H et. al.

May 28th, 2022 - Gastric, esophageal and gastro-esophageal junction cancers are associated with inferior outcomes. For early-stage disease, perioperative chemotherapy or chemoradiation followed by surgery is the standard treatment. For most patients with advanced upper gastrointestinal tract cancers, platinum-based chemotherapy remains a standard treatment. Recently, several randomized clinical trials have demo...

COVID Vaccines in Adolescents and Young Adults.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9114693
The Journal of Adolescent Health : Official Publication O...

May 22nd, 2022 - Worldwide, a number of COVID-19 vaccines have been approved or granted Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) or Emergency Use Listing for adolescents and young adults (AYA), which has brought hope to many across the globe. Extension of the EUA for a COVID-19 vaccine to children and adolescents aged 5 through 15 years is exciting news for children, adolescents, parents, and providers of AYA. Many co...

ACOG Practice Bulletin No. 147: Lynch Syndrome: Correction.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000004736 10.1097/01.AOG.0000456325.50739.72
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

May 21st, 2022 - ACOG Practice Bulletin No. 147: Lynch Syndrome: Correction.|2022||diagnosis,therapy,

ACR-ABS-ASTRO Practice Parameter for Transperineal Permanent Brachytherapy of Prostate ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/COC.0000000000000915
American Journal of Clinical Oncology; Bittner NHJ, Cox BW et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - The American College of Radiology (ACR), American Brachytherapy Society (ABS), and American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) have jointly developed the following practice parameter for transperineal permanent brachytherapy of prostate cancer. Transperineal permanent brachytherapy of prostate cancer is the interstitial implantation of low-dose rate radioactive seeds into the prostate gland...

Directive clinique no 422g : Ménopause et ostéoporose.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2022.03.004
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Khan AA, Alrob HA et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - Proposer des stratégies pour améliorer les soins aux femmes en périménopause ou ménopausées d'après les plus récentes données probantes publiées. Femmes en périménopause ou ménopausées. BéNéFICES, RISQUES ET COûTS: La population cible bénéficiera des plus récentes données scientifiques publiées que leur communiqueront les fournisseurs de soins de santé. Aucun coût ni préjudice ne sont associés ...

Guideline No. 422g: Menopause and Osteoporosis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2021.09.013
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Khan AA, Alrob HA et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - Provide strategies for improving the care of perimenopausal and postmenopausal women based on the most recent published evidence. Perimenopausal and postmenopausal women. Target population will benefit from the most recent published scientific evidence provided via the information from their health care provider. No harms or costs are involved with this information since women will have the opp...

Guideline No. 426: Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy: Diagnosis, Prediction, Preventi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2022.03.002
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Magee LA, Smith GN et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - This guideline was developed by maternity care providers from obstetrics and internal medicine. It reviews the diagnosis, evaluation, and management of the hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDPs), the prediction and prevention of preeclampsia, and the postpartum care of women with a previous HDP. Pregnant women. Implementation of the recommendations in these guidelines may reduce the inciden...

Directive clinique no 426 : Troubles hypertensifs de la grossesse : Diagnostic, prédict...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2022.03.003
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Magee LA, Smith GN et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - La présente directive a été élaborée par des fournisseurs de soins de maternité en obstétrique et en médecine interne. Elle aborde le diagnostic, l'évaluation et la prise en charge des troubles hypertensifs de la grossesse, la prédiction et la prévention de la prééclampsie ainsi que les soins post-partum des femmes avec antécédent de trouble hypertensif de la grossesse. Femmes enceintes. BéNéFI...

American Association of Clinical Endocrinology Clinical Practice Guideline for the Diag...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eprac.2022.03.010
Endocrine Practice : Official Journal of the American Col... Cusi K, Isaacs S et. al.

May 16th, 2022 - To provide evidence-based recommendations regarding the diagnosis and management of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) to endocrinologists, primary care clinicians, health care professionals, and other stakeholders. The American Association of Clinical Endocrinology conducted literature searches for relevant articles published from January 1, 2010, ...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Chronic Chest Pain-High Probability of Coronary Artery Di...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.021
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Litmanovich D et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Management of patients with chronic chest pain in the setting of high probability of coronary artery disease (CAD) relies heavily on imaging for determining or excluding presence and severity of myocardial ischemia, hibernation, scarring, and/or the presence, site, and severity of obstructive coronary lesions, as well as course of management and long-term prognosis. In patients with no known is...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Sinonasal Disease: 2021 Update.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.011
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Hagiwara M et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - This article presents guidelines for initial imaging utilization in patients presenting with sinonasal disease, including acute rhinosinusitis without and with suspected orbital and intracranial complications, chronic rhinosinusitis, suspected invasive fungal sinusitis, suspected sinonasal mass, and suspected cerebrospinal fluid leak. CT and MRI are the primary imaging modalities used to evalua...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Osteomyelitis or Septic Arthritis-Child (Excluding Axial ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.017
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Shet NS et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Imaging plays an integral role in the evaluation of suspected musculoskeletal infections in children, not only in the accurate identification of infection such as osteomyelitis or septic arthritis, but also in guiding management. Various diagnostic modalities serve different purposes in the assessment of suspected pediatric musculoskeletal infections. The purpose of this document is to provide ...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Pelvic Floor Dysfunction in Females.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.016
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Khatri G et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Pelvic floor disorders including pelvic organ prolapse (POP), urinary dysfunction, defecatory dysfunction, and complications after pelvic floor surgery are relatively common in the female population. Imaging tests are obtained when the initial clinical evaluation is thought to be incomplete or inconclusive or demonstrates findings that are discordant with patients' symptoms. An integrated imagi...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Crohn Disease-Child.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.020
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Moore MM et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Crohn disease is an inflammatory condition of the gastrointestinal tract with episodes of exacerbation and remission occurring in children, adolescents, and adults. Crohn disease diagnosis and treatment depend upon a combination of clinical, laboratory, endoscopic, histological, and imaging findings. Appropriate use of imaging provides critical information in the settings of diagnosis, assessme...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Post-Treatment Follow-up and Active Surveillance of Clini...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.015
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Purysko AS et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) accounts for most malignant renal tumors and is considered the most lethal of all urologic cancers. For follow-up of patients with treated or untreated RCC and those with neoplasms suspected to represent RCC, radiologic imaging is the most valuable component of surveillance, as most relapses and cases of disease progression are identified when patients are asymptomati...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Staging of Colorectal Cancer: 2021 Update.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.012
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Korngold EK et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Preoperative imaging of rectal carcinoma involves accurate assessment of the primary tumor as well as distant metastatic disease. Preoperative imaging of nonrectal colon cancer is most beneficial in identifying distant metastases, regardless of primary T or N stage. Surgical treatment remains the definitive treatment for colon cancer, while organ-sparing approach may be considered in some recta...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Staging and Surveillance of Testicular Cancer: 2021 Update.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.009
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Schieda N et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - The staging and surveillance of testicular cancer is a complex topic, which integrates clinical, biochemical, and imaging components. The use of imaging for staging and surveillance of testicular cancer is individually tailored to each patient by considering tumor histology and prognosis. This document discusses the rationale for use of imaging by imaging modality during the initial staging of ...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Dyspnea-Suspected Cardiac Origin (Ischemia Already Exclud...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.014
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Bolen MA et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Dyspnea is the symptom of perceived breathing discomfort and is commonly encountered in a variety of clinical settings. Cardiac etiologies of dyspnea are an important consideration; among these, valvular heart disease (Variant 1), arrhythmia (Variant 2), and pericardial disease (Variant 3) are reviewed in this document. Imaging plays an important role in the clinical assessment of these suspect...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Imaging of Facial Trauma Following Primary Survey.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.013
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Parsons MS et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Maxillofacial trauma patients comprise a significant subset of patients presenting to emergency departments. Before evaluating for facial trauma, an emergency or trauma physician must perform a primary survey to ensure patient stabilization. Following this primary survey, this document discusses the following clinical scenarios for facial trauma: tenderness to palpation or contusion or edema ov...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Imaging After Shoulder Arthroplasty: 2021 Update.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.019
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Roberts CC et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Shoulder arthroplasty is a common orthopedic procedure with a complication rate reported to be as high as 39.8% and revision rates as high as 11%. Symptoms related to postoperative difficulties include activity-related pain, decreased range of motion, and apprehension. Some patients report immediate and persistent dissatisfaction, although others report a symptom-free postoperative period follo...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Imaging of the Axilla.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2022.02.010
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Le-Petross HT et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - This publication reviews the current evidence supporting the imaging approach of the axilla in various scenarios with broad differential diagnosis ranging from inflammatory to malignant etiologies. Controversies on the management of axillary adenopathy results in disagreement on the appropriate axillary imaging tests. Ultrasound is often the appropriate initial imaging test in several clinical ...

Canadian Cardiovascular Society 2022 Guidelines for Peripheral Arterial Disease.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2022.02.029
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; , Abramson BL et. al.

May 11th, 2022 - Patients with widespread atherosclerosis such as peripheral artery disease (PAD) have a high risk of cardiovascular and limb symptoms and complications, which affects their quality of life and longevity. Over the past 2 decades there have been substantial advances in diagnostics, pharmacotherapy, and interventions including endovascular and open surgical to aid in the management of PAD patients...

Screening for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: US Preventive Services Task Force ...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2022.5692
JAMA , Mangione CM et. al.

May 11th, 2022 - Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is an irreversible reduction of airflow in the lungs. Progression to severe disease can prevent participation in normal activities because of deterioration of lung function. In 2020 it was estimated that approximately 6% of US adults had been diagnosed with COPD. Chronic lower respiratory disease, composed mainly of COPD, is the sixth leading cause o...

Radiation Therapy for Brain Metastases: An ASTRO Clinical Practice Guideline.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2022.02.003
Practical Radiation Oncology; Gondi V, Bauman G et. al.

May 10th, 2022 - This guideline provides updated evidence-based recommendations addressing recent developments in the management of patients with brain metastases, including advanced radiation therapy techniques such as stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and hippocampal avoidance whole brain radiation therapy and the emergence of systemic therapies with central nervous system activity. The American Society for Rad...

Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nwh.2022.03.006
Nursing for Women's Health;

May 10th, 2022 - Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders.|2022| ,|

Emergency Nurse Certification.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jen.2021.12.004
Journal of Emergency Nursing; Brim CB

May 9th, 2022 - Emergency Nurse Certification.|2022|Brim CB,|

ACR-ACNM-ASTRO-SNMMI Practice Parameter for Lutetium-177 (Lu-177) DOTATATE Therapy.
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000004182
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Love C, Desai NB et. al.

May 5th, 2022 - This practice parameter (PP) for Lutetium-177 (Lu-177) DOTATATE peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT) aims to guide authorized users in selection of appropriate adult candidates with gastroeneropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs) from foregut, midgut, and hindgut. The essential selection criteria include somatostatin receptor-positive GEP-NETs, which are usually inoperable and pr...

ACR-ACNM-ASTRO-SNMMI Practice Parameter for Lutetium-177 (Lu-177) DOTATATE Therapy.
https://doi.org/10.1097/COC.0000000000000903
American Journal of Clinical Oncology; Love C, Desai NB et. al.

May 5th, 2022 - This practice parameter (PP) for Lutetium-177 (Lu-177) DOTATATE peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT) aims to guide authorized users in selection of appropriate adult candidates with gastroeneropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs) from foregut, midgut, and hindgut. The essential selection criteria include somatostatin receptor-positive GEP-NETs, which are usually inoperable and pr...

2021 Korean Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinical Practice Guidelines for Endo...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9099381
Gut and Liver; Park HJ, Kim BW et. al.

May 4th, 2022 - Sedation can resolve anxiety and fear in patients undergoing endoscopy. The use of sedatives has increased in Korea. Appropriate sedation is a state in which the patient feels subjectively comfortable while maintaining the airway reflex for stable spontaneous breathing. The patient should maintain a state of consciousness to the extent that he or she can cooperate with the needs of the medical ...

2022 HRS expert consensus statement on evaluation and management of arrhythmic risk in ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2022.04.022
Heart Rhythm; Groh WJ, Bhakta D et. al.

May 3rd, 2022 - This international multidisciplinary document is intended to guide electrophysiologists, cardiologists, other clinicians, and health care professionals in caring for patients with arrhythmic complications of neuromuscular disorders (NMDs). The document presents an overview of arrhythmias in NMDs followed by detailed sections on specific disorders: Duchenne muscular dystrophy, Becker muscular dy...

ESMO Clinical Practice Guideline update on the use of systemic therapy in advanced thyr...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annonc.2022.04.009
Annals of Oncology : Official Journal of the European Soc... Filetti S, Durante C et. al.

May 2nd, 2022 - ESMO Clinical Practice Guideline update on the use of systemic therapy in advanced thyroid cancer.|2022|Filetti S,Durante C,Hartl DM,Leboulleux S,Locati LD,|

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (an Update) and Progressive Pulmonary Fibrosis in Adults:...
https://doi.org/10.1164/rccm.202202-0399ST
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Raghu G, Remy-Jardin M et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - Background: This American Thoracic Society, European Respiratory Society, Japanese Respiratory Society, and Asociación Latinoamericana de Tórax guideline updates prior idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) guidelines and addresses the progression of pulmonary fibrosis in patients with interstitial lung diseases (ILDs) other than IPF. Methods: A committee was composed of multidisciplinary experts ...

Diagnosis and Management of Cancer Risk in the Gastrointestinal Hamartomatous Polyposis...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2022.02.021
Gastroenterology Boland CR, Idos GE et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - The gastrointestinal hamartomatous polyposis syndromes are rare, autosomal dominant disorders associated with an increased risk of benign and malignant intestinal and extraintestinal tumors. They include Peutz-Jeghers syndrome, juvenile polyposis syndrome, the PTEN hamartoma tumor syndrome (including Cowden's syndrome and Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome), and hereditary mixed polyposis syndro...

Diagnosis and management of cancer risk in the gastrointestinal hamartomatous polyposis...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2022.02.044
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Boland CR, Idos GE et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - The gastrointestinal hamartomatous polyposis syndromes are rare, autosomal dominant disorders associated with an increased risk of benign and malignant intestinal and extraintestinal tumors. They include Peutz-Jeghers syndrome, juvenile polyposis syndrome, the PTEN hamartoma tumor syndrome (including Cowden's syndrome and Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome), and hereditary mixed polyposis syndro...

ACR-ABS-ASTRO Practice Parameter for the Performance of Low-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy.
https://doi.org/10.1097/COC.0000000000000912
American Journal of Clinical Oncology; Woodhouse KD, Devlin PM et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - The American College of Radiology (ACR), the American Brachytherapy Society (ABS), and the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) have jointly developed the following practice parameter for the performance of low-dose-rate (LDR) brachytherapy. LDR brachytherapy is the application of radioactive sources in or on tumors in a clinical setting with therapeutic intent. The advantages of LDR...

Aspirin Use to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease: US Preventive Services Task Force Recomm...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2022.4983
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.

Apr 27th, 2022 - Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of mortality in the US, accounting for more than 1 in 4 deaths. Each year, an estimated 605 000 people in the US have a first myocardial infarction and an estimated 610 000 experience a first stroke. To update its 2016 recommendation, the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) commissioned a systematic review on the effectiveness of aspirin ...

Guidelines for Mobile Laboratories for Molecular Diagnostic Testing of COVID-19.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9057824
Annals of Laboratory Medicine; Roh KH, Hong KH et. al.

Apr 27th, 2022 - With the rapid spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the need for rapid testing and diagnosis and consequently, the demand for mobile laboratories have increased. Despite this need, there are no clear guidelines for the operation, maintenance, or quality control of mobile laboratories. We provide guidelines for the operation, management, and quality control of mobile laboratories, and s...

The role of patient-reported outcome measures in the continuum of cancer clinical care:...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annonc.2022.04.007
Annals of Oncology : Official Journal of the European Soc... Di Maio M, Basch E et. al.

Apr 25th, 2022 - The role of patient-reported outcome measures in the continuum of cancer clinical care: ESMO Clinical Practice Guideline.|2022|Di Maio M,Basch E,Denis F,Fallowfield LJ,Ganz PA,|

Canadian Cardiovascular Society 2022 Guidelines for Cardiovascular Interventions in Adu...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2022.03.021
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Marelli A, Beauchesne L et. al.

Apr 24th, 2022 - Interventions in adults with congenital heart disease (ACHD) focus on surgical and percutaneous interventions in light of rapidly evolving ACHD clinical practice. To bring rigour to our process and amplify the cumulative nature of evidence ACHD care we used the ADAPTE process; we systematically adjudicated, updated, and adapted existing guidelines by Canadian, American, and European cardiac soc...

Genetics in chronic kidney disease: conclusions from a Kidney Disease: Improving Global...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.kint.2022.03.019
Kidney International;

Apr 24th, 2022 - Numerous genes for monogenic kidney diseases with classical patterns of inheritance, as well as genes for complex kidney diseases that manifest in combination with environmental factors, have been discovered. Genetic findings are increasingly used to inform clinical management of nephropathies, and have led to improved diagnostics, disease surveillance, choice of therapy, and family counseling....

Clinical Utility of Multigene Profiling Assays in Early-Stage Invasive Breast Cancer: A...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9029123
Current Oncology (Toronto, Ont.); Blanchette P, Sivajohanathan D et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2022 - The purpose of this guideline is to determine the clinical utility of multigene profiling assays in individuals with early-stage invasive breast cancer. This guideline was developed by Ontario Health (Cancer Care Ontario)'s Program in Evidence-Based Care (PEBC) through a systematic review of relevant literature, patient- and caregiver-specific consultation and internal and external reviews. Rec...

Dunnigan lipodystrophy syndrome: French National Diagnosis and Care Protocol (PNDS; Pro...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9019936
Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases; Mosbah H, Donadille B et. al.

Apr 21st, 2022 - Dunnigan syndrome, or Familial Partial Lipodystrophy type 2 (FPLD2; ORPHA 2348), is a rare autosomal dominant disorder due to pathogenic variants of the LMNA gene. The objective of the French National Diagnosis and Care Protocol (PNDS; Protocole National de Diagnostic et de Soins), is to provide health professionals with a guide to optimal management and care of patients with FPLD2, based on a ...

KASL clinical practice guidelines for management of chronic hepatitis B.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9013624
Clinical and Molecular Hepatology;

Apr 18th, 2022 - KASL clinical practice guidelines for management of chronic hepatitis B.|2022| ,|therapeutic use,genetics,drug therapy,

Heart Rhythm Society Atrial Fibrillation Centers of Excellence Study: A survey analysis...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2022.02.022
Heart Rhythm; Sandhu RK, Seiler A et. al.

Apr 17th, 2022 - An integrated, coordinated, and patient-centered approach to atrial fibrillation (AF) care delivery may improve outcomes and reduce cost. The purpose of this study was to gain a better understanding from key stakeholder groups on current practices, needs, and potential barriers to implementing optimal integrated AF care. A series of comprehensive questionnaires were designed by the Heart Rhythm...

Guideline No. 425a: Cannabis Use Throughout Women's Lifespans - Part 1: Fertility, Cont...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2022.01.012
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Robert M, Graves LE et. al.

Apr 12th, 2022 - To provide health care providers with the best evidence on cannabis use with respect to women's health. Areas of focus include general patterns of cannabis use as well as safety of use; care for women who use cannabis; stigma; screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment; impact on hormonal regulation; reproductive health, including contraception and fertility; sexual function; effe...

Directive clinique no 425a : Le cannabis aux différentes périodes de la vie des femmes ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2022.02.013
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Robert M, Graves LE et. al.

Apr 12th, 2022 - Fournir aux fournisseurs de soins de santé les meilleures données probantes sur l'utilisation de cannabis et la santé des femmes. Les domaines d'intérêt sont : les profils généraux d'utilisation du cannabis ainsi que la sécurité de la consommation; les soins aux femmes qui utilisent le cannabis; la stigmatisation; le dépistage, l'intervention brève et l'orientation vers le traitement; les effet...

Directive clinique no 425b : Le cannabis aux différentes périodes de la vie des femmes ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2022.02.012
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Graves LE, Robert M et. al.

Apr 12th, 2022 - Fournir aux fournisseurs de soins les meilleures données probantes sur l'utilisation de cannabis et la santé des femmes. Les domaines d'intérêt sont le dépistage, la dépendance et le sevrage; la communication et la tenue de dossier; la grossesse (y compris les issues fœtales et maternelles); la gestion de la douleur maternelle; les soins postnataux (y compris la fumée secondaire et la parentali...

Guideline No. 425b: Cannabis Use Throughout Women's Lifespans - Part 2: Pregnancy, the ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2022.01.013
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Graves LE, Robert M et. al.

Apr 12th, 2022 - To provide health care providers with the best evidence on cannabis use and women's health. Areas of focus include screening, dependence, and withdrawal; communication and documentation; pregnancy (including maternal and fetal outcomes); maternal pain control; postpartum care (including second-hand smoking and parenting); and breastfeeding. The target population includes women who are planning ...

Return to Work for People With Aphasia.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2021.12.020
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Gilmore N

Apr 9th, 2022 - Return to Work for People With Aphasia.|2022|Gilmore N,|

Measurement of lysosomal enzyme activities: A technical standard of the American Colleg...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gim.2021.12.013
Genetics in Medicine : Official Journal of the American C... Strovel ET, Cusmano-Ozog K et. al.

Apr 9th, 2022 - Assays that measure lysosomal enzyme activity are important tools for the screening and diagnosis of lysosomal storage disorders (LSDs). They are often ordered in combination with urine oligosaccharide and glycosaminoglycan analysis, additional biomarker assays, and/or DNA sequencing when an LSD is suspected. Enzyme testing in whole blood/leukocytes, serum/plasma, cultured fibroblasts, or dried...

European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA)/Heart Rhythm Society (HRS)/Asia Pacific Heart ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2022.03.1225
Heart Rhythm; Wilde AAM, Semsarian C et. al.

Apr 8th, 2022 - European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA)/Heart Rhythm Society (HRS)/Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS)/Latin American Heart Rhythm Society (LAHRS) Expert Consensus Statement on the State of Genetic Testing for Cardiac Diseases.|2022|Wilde AAM,Semsarian C,Márquez MF,Sepehri Shamloo A,Ackerman MJ,|

Non-Invasive Imaging in Coronary Syndromes: Recommendations of The European Association...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.echo.2021.12.012
Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : Off... Edvardsen T, Asch FM et. al.

Apr 6th, 2022 - Non-Invasive Imaging in Coronary Syndromes: Recommendations of The European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging and the American Society of Echocardiography, in Collaboration with The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, and Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance.|2022|Edvardsen T,Asch FM,Davidson B,Delgado V,DeMaria A,|

2022 AHA/ACC/HFSA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: A Report of the Americ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2021.12.012
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Heidenreich PA, Bozkurt B et. al.

Apr 6th, 2022 - The "2022 AHA/ACC/HFSA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure" replaces the "2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure" and the "2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure." The 2022 guideline is intended to provide patient-centric recommendations for clinicians to prevent, diagnose, and manage patients with heart...

2022 AHA/ACC/HFSA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: Executive Summary: A R...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2021.12.011
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Heidenreich PA, Bozkurt B et. al.

Apr 6th, 2022 - The "2022 AHA/ACC/HFSA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure" replaces the "2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure" and the "2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure." The 2022 guideline is intended to provide patient-centric recommendations for clinicians to prevent, diagnose, and manage patients with heart...

Canadian Society of Clinical Chemists (CSCC) Harmonized Clinical Laboratory Lipid Repor...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2022.03.019
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...

ISHLT position paper on thoracic organ transplantation in controlled donation after cir...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healun.2022.03.005
The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation : the Offic... Holm AM, Courtwright A et. al.

Apr 5th, 2022 - Controlled organ donation after circulatory determination of death is increasingly being used for the donation of organs also in thoracic transplantation. This document outlines the position of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation on thoracic organ transplantation in circulatory determination of death. The document also includes a position regarding some of the methods a...

2022 AHA/ACC/HFSA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cardfail.2022.02.010
Journal of Cardiac Failure; ,

Apr 5th, 2022 - The "2022 AHA/ACC/HFSA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure" replaces the "2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure" and the "2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure." The 2022 guideline is intended to provide patient-centric recommendations for clinicians to prevent, diagnose, and manage patients with heart...

Minimum Core Data Elements for Evaluation of TAVR: A Scientific Statement by PASSION CV...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2022.01.018
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; Simonato M, Vemulapalli S et. al.

Apr 4th, 2022 - Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is the standard of care for severe, symptomatic aortic stenosis. Real-world TAVR data collection contributes to benefit/risk assessment and safety evidence for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, quality evaluation for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and hospitals, as well as clinical research and real-world implementation through ...

Minimum Core Data Elements for Evaluation of TAVR: A Scientific Statement by PASSION CV...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2022.01.014
JACC. Cardiovascular Interventions; Simonato M, Vemulapalli S et. al.

Apr 4th, 2022 - Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is the standard of care for severe, symptomatic aortic stenosis. Real-world TAVR data collection contributes to benefit/risk assessment and safety evidence for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, quality evaluation for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and hospitals, as well as clinical research and real-world implementation through ...

Universal Hepatitis B Vaccination in Adults Aged 19-59 Years: Updated Recommendations o...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8979596
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Weng MK, Doshani M et. al.

Apr 1st, 2022 - Hepatitis B (HepB) vaccines have demonstrated safety, immunogenicity, and efficacy during the past 4 decades (1,2). However, vaccination coverage among adults has been suboptimal, limiting further reduction in hepatitis B virus (HBV) infections in the United States. This Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendation expands the indicated age range for universal HepB vaccina...

Pubertal induction and transition to adult sex hormone replacement in patients with con...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9066594
European Journal of Endocrinology; Nordenström A, Ahmed SF et. al.

Mar 31st, 2022 - An Endo-European Reference Network guideline initiative was launched including 16 clinicians experienced in endocrinology, pediatric and adult and 2 patient representatives. The guideline was endorsed by the European Society for Pediatric Endocrinology, the European Society for Endocrinology and the European Academy of Andrology. The aim was to create practice guidelines for clinical assessment...

Hot Topics in the Clinical Practice Guidelines for Treatment of Male Lower Urinary Trac...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euf.2022.03.006
European Urology Focus; Gravas S

Mar 27th, 2022 - Clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) are systematically developed statements to assist practitioners in patient decisions about appropriate health care. Appropriate methodologies and rigorous strategies are required to achieve high-quality CPGs. However, several challenges may occur during the development of guidelines. This article highlights current hot topics related to the development of gui...

The Role of Genetic Testing in Pulmonary Fibrosis: A Perspective From the Pulmonary Fib...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2022.03.023
Chest Newton CA, Oldham JM et. al.

Mar 27th, 2022 - Patients with familial pulmonary fibrosis represents a subset of patients with pulmonary fibrosis in whom inherited gene variation predisposes them to disease development. In the appropriate setting, genetic testing allows for personalized assessment of disease, recognition of clinically relevant extrapulmonary manifestations, and assessing susceptibility in unaffected relatives. However curren...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on the Role of Diet in Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Expert Re...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2021.12.248
Gastroenterology Chey WD, Hashash JG et. al.

Mar 27th, 2022 - Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a commonly diagnosed gastrointestinal disorder that can have a substantial impact on quality of life. Most patients with IBS associate their gastrointestinal symptoms with eating food. Mounting evidence supports dietary modifications, such as the low-fermentable oligo-, di-, and monosaccharides and polyols (FODMAP) diet, as a primary treatment for IBS symptoms....

Collaboration and Shared Decision-Making Between Patients and Clinicians in Preventive ...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2022.3267
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.

Mar 23rd, 2022 - The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) works to improve the health of people nationwide by making evidence-based recommendations for preventive services. Patient-centered care is a core value in US health care. Shared decision-making (SDM), in which patients and clinicians make health decisions together, ensures patients' rights to be informed and involved in preventive care decisions a...

Stroke Prevention in Symptomatic Large Artery Intracranial Atherosclerosis Practice Adv...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8967328
Neurology Turan TN, Zaidat OO et. al.

Mar 23rd, 2022 - To review treatments for reducing the risk of recurrent stroke or death in patients with symptomatic intracranial atherosclerotic arterial stenosis (sICAS). The development of this practice advisory followed the process outlined in the American Academy of Neurology Clinical Practice Guideline Process Manual, 2011 Edition, as amended. The systematic review included studies through November 2020....

2022 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway on Cardiovascular Sequelae of COVID-19 in Ad...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8926109
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; , Gluckman TJ et. al.

Mar 22nd, 2022 - 2022 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway on Cardiovascular Sequelae of COVID-19 in Adults: Myocarditis and Other Myocardial Involvement, Post-Acute Sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 Infection, and Return to Play: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Solution Set Oversight Committee.|2022| ,Gluckman TJ,Bhave NM,Allen LA,Chung EH,|complications,diagnosis,therapy,epidemiology,

2022 ACC Health Policy Statement on Building Respect, Civility, and Inclusion in the Ca...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2022.03.006
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; , Douglas PS et. al.

Mar 22nd, 2022 - 2022 ACC Health Policy Statement on Building Respect, Civility, and Inclusion in the Cardiovascular Workplace: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Solution Set Oversight Committee.|2022| ,Douglas PS,Mack MJ,Acosta DA,Benjamin EJ,|

ESPEN practical guideline: Clinical nutrition and hydration in geriatrics.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clnu.2022.01.024
Clinical Nutrition (Edinburgh, Scotland); Volkert D, Beck AM et. al.

Mar 21st, 2022 - Malnutrition and dehydration are widespread in older people, and obesity is an increasing problem. In clinical practice, it is often unclear which strategies are suitable and effective in counteracting these key health threats. To provide evidence-based recommendations for clinical nutrition and hydration in older persons in order to prevent and/or treat malnutrition and dehydration. Further, t...

Antepartum and Intrapartum Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring: Clinical Competencies and Educa...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nwh.2022.01.009
Nursing for Women's Health;

Mar 20th, 2022 - Antepartum and Intrapartum Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring: Clinical Competencies and Education Guide, Seventh Edition.|2022| ,|

Respectful Maternity Care Framework and Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nwh.2022.01.001
Nursing for Women's Health;

Mar 20th, 2022 - Respectful Maternity Care Framework and Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline.|2022| ,|

GI endoscope reprocessing: a comparative review of organizational guidelines and guide ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2021.09.024
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; , Taunk P et. al.

Mar 20th, 2022 - GI endoscope reprocessing: a comparative review of organizational guidelines and guide for endoscopy units and regulatory agencies.|2022| ,Taunk P,Shimpi R,Singh R,Collins J,|prevention & control,

Guideline No. 424: Umbilical Cord Management in Preterm and Term Infants.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2022.01.007
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... McDonald SD, Narvey M et. al.

Mar 19th, 2022 - To assess the impact of deferred (delayed) cord clamping (DCC) and umbilical cord milking in singleton and twin gestations on maternal and infant mortality and morbidity. People who are pregnant with preterm or term singletons or twins. In preterm singletons, DCC for (ideally) 60 to 120 seconds, but at least for 30 seconds, reduces infant risk of mortality and morbidity. DCC in preterm twins is...

Directive clinique no 424 : Prise en charge du cordon ombilical chez le nourrisson prém...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2022.01.005
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... McDonald SD, Narvey M et. al.

Mar 19th, 2022 - Évaluer l'effet du clampage retardé du cordon et de la traite du cordon ombilical sur les risques de mortalité et de morbidité maternelles et néonatales en contexte de grossesses monofœtale ou gémellaire. Femmes enceintes dont la grossesse monofœtale ou gémellaire est à terme ou avant terme. BéNéFICES, RISQUES ET COûTS: Chez les prématurés de grossesse monofœtale, le clampage retardé de 60 à 12...

EASL Clinical Practice Guidelines on prevention and management of bleeding and thrombos...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2021.09.003
Journal of Hepatology; ,

Mar 19th, 2022 - The prevention and management of bleeding and thrombosis in patients with cirrhosis poses several difficult clinical questions. These Clinical Practice Guidelines have been developed to provide practical guidance on debated topics, including current views on haemostasis in liver disease, controversy regarding the need to correct thrombocytopenia and abnormalities in the coagulation system in pa...

Occupational Therapy Practice Guidelines for Adults With Chronic Conditions.
https://doi.org/10.5104/ajot.2022/762001
The American Journal of Occupational Therapy : Official P... Fields B, Smallfield S

Mar 18th, 2022 - Demand is increasing for occupational therapy practitioners to help the growing population of adults with chronic conditions manage their conditions. This Practice Guideline, which is informed by systematic reviews of the literature on the use of self-management interventions, is meant to guide occupational therapy practitioners' clinical decision making when working with community-dwelling adu...

American College of Gastroenterology-Canadian Association of Gastroenterology Clinical ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8966740
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Abraham NS, Barkun AN et. al.

Mar 18th, 2022 - We conducted systematic reviews of predefined clinical questions and used the Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development and Evaluations approach to develop recommendations for the periendoscopic management of anticoagulant and antiplatelet drugs during acute gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding and the elective endoscopic setting. The following recommendations target patients presenting wit...

Screening for Eating Disorders in Adolescents and Adults: US Preventive Services Task F...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2022.1806
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.

Mar 16th, 2022 - Eating disorders (eg, binge eating disorder, bulimia nervosa, and anorexia nervosa) are a group of psychiatric conditions defined as a disturbance in eating or eating-related behaviors that impair physical or psychosocial functioning. According to large US cohort studies, estimated lifetime prevalences for anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder in adult women are 1.42%, 0....

Antepartum and Intrapartum Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring: Clinical Competencies and Educa...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogn.2022.01.004
Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing :...

Mar 16th, 2022 - Antepartum and Intrapartum Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring: Clinical Competencies and Education Guide, Seventh Edition.|2022| ,|

The use of antenatal corticosteroids for fetal maturation: clinical practice guideline ...
https://doi.org/10.1515/jpm-2022-0066
Journal of Perinatal Medicine; Dagklis T, Sen C et. al.

Mar 15th, 2022 - This practice guideline follows the mission of the World Association of Perinatal Medicine in collaboration with the Perinatal Medicine Foundation, bringing together groups and individuals throughout the world, with the goal of improving the use of antenatal corticosteroids (ACS) for fetal maturation. In fact, this document provides further guidance for healthcare practitioners on the appropria...

Quality and Safety Considerations in Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Stereotactic Body Ra...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prro.2022.03.001
Practical Radiation Oncology; Das IJ, Dawes SL et. al.

Mar 15th, 2022 - This updated report on stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) is part of a series of consensus-based white papers previously published addressing patient safety. Since the first white papers were published, SRS and SBRT technology and procedures have progressed significantly such that these procedures are now more commonly used. The complexity and submill...

T-Cell Lymphomas, Version 2.2022, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology.
https://doi.org/10.6004/jnccn.2022.0015
Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JN... Horwitz SM, Ansell S et. al.

Mar 12th, 2022 - Peripheral T-cell lymphomas (PTCLs) are a heterogeneous group of lymphoproliferative disorders arising from mature T cells, accounting for about 10% of non-Hodgkin lymphomas. PTCL-not otherwise specified is the most common subtype, followed by angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma, anaplastic large cell lymphoma, anaplastic lymphoma kinase-positive, anaplastic large cell lymphoma, anaplastic lymph...

Telehealth: Opportunities to Improve Access, Quality, and Cost in Pediatric Care.
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2021-056035
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 ...

Plasma exchange and glucocorticoid dosing for patients with ANCA-associated vasculitis:...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj-2021-064597
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Zeng L, Walsh M et. al.

Feb 27th, 2022 - What is the role of plasma exchange and what is the optimal dose of glucocorticoids in the first 6 months of therapy of patients with antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA)-associated vasculitis (AAV)? This guideline was triggered by the publication of a new randomised controlled trial. Existing guideline recommendations vary regarding the use of plasma exchange in AAV and lack explicit rec...

AGA Clinical Practice Guideline on Systemic Therapy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma.
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2021.12.276
Gastroenterology Su GL, Altayar O et. al.

Feb 26th, 2022 - Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), the most common primary liver cancer, remains a deadly cancer, with an incidence that has tripled in the United States since 1980. In recent years, new systemic therapies for HCC have been approved and a critical assessment of the existing data is necessary to balance benefits and harms and inform the development of evidence-based guidelines. The American Gastroe...

An Evidence-Based Guideline for Surveillance of Patients after Curative Treatment for C...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8870404
Current Oncology (Toronto, Ont.); Kennedy E, Zwaal C et. al.

Feb 25th, 2022 - To provide recommendations for a surveillance regimen that leads to the largest overall survival benefit for patients after curative treatment for Stage I-IV colon and rectal cancer. Consistent with the Program in Evidence-Based Care's standard approach, guideline databases, i.e., MEDLINE, EMBASE, PubMed, Cochrane Library, and PROSPERO, were systematically searched. Then, we drafted recommendat...

A Guide to Implementing Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors within a Cancer Program: Experienc...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8870472
Current Oncology (Toronto, Ont.); Cheema PK, Iafolla MAJ et. al.

Feb 25th, 2022 - The increased use of immune checkpoint inhibitors across cancer programs has created the need for standardized patient assessment, education, monitoring, and management of immune-related adverse events (irAEs). At William Osler Health System in Brampton, Ontario, a practical step-wise approach detailing the implementation of cancer immunotherapy in routine practice was developed. The approach f...

Interim Guidance: 4-Month Rifapentine-Moxifloxacin Regimen for the Treatment of Drug-Su...
https://doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm7108a1
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Carr W, Kurbatova E et. al.

Feb 25th, 2022 - On May 5, 2021, CDC's Tuberculosis Trials Consortium and the National Institutes of Health (NIH)-sponsored AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) published results from a randomized controlled trial indicating that a 4-month regimen containing rifapentine (RPT), moxifloxacin (MOX), isoniazid (INH), and pyrazinamide (PZA) was as effective as the standard 6-month regimen for tuberculosis (TB) treatmen...

ASGE guideline on screening for pancreatic cancer in individuals with genetic susceptib...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2021.12.001
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Sawhney MS, Calderwood AH et. al.

Feb 21st, 2022 - ASGE guideline on screening for pancreatic cancer in individuals with genetic susceptibility: summary and recommendations.|2022|Sawhney MS,Calderwood AH,Thosani NC,Rebbeck TR,Wani S,|diagnosis,genetics,

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy guideline on screening for pancreatic c...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2021.12.002
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Calderwood AH, Sawhney MS et. al.

Feb 21st, 2022 - American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy guideline on screening for pancreatic cancer in individuals with genetic susceptibility: methodology and review of evidence.|2022|Calderwood AH,Sawhney MS,Thosani NC,Rebbeck TR,Wani S,|diagnosis,genetics,

AGA Clinical Practice Update on De-Prescribing of Proton Pump Inhibitors: Expert Review.
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2021.12.247
Gastroenterology Targownik LE, Fisher DA et. al.

Feb 21st, 2022 - Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are among the most commonly used medications in the world. Developed for the treatment and prevention of acid-mediated upper gastrointestinal conditions, these agents are being used increasingly for indications where their benefits are less certain. PPI overprescription imposes an economic cost and contributes to polypharmacy. In addition, PPI use has been increasi...

Recommendations for Promoting the Health and Well-being of Sexual and Gender-diverse Ad...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2022.01.124
The Journal of Adolescent Health : Official Publication O...

Feb 20th, 2022 - Adolescent and young adult (AYA) health care providers (HCPs) frequently serve sexual and gender-diverse (SGD) youth. Sexual orientation refers to a person's sexual identity in relation to the gender(s) to which they are attracted. Gender-diverse, sometimes addressed as gender-expansive, persons are a subset of the population whose gender identity, expressions, or behaviors differ from those ty...

Directive clinique no 423 : Interventions chirurgicales et thérapeutiques esthétiques g...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2021.11.002
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Shaw D, Allen L et. al.

Feb 20th, 2022 - Fournir aux chirurgiens et autres fournisseurs de soins canadiens qui réalisent des interventions chirurgicales ou thérapeutiques esthétiques génitales féminines, et tout praticien demandeur, des directives fondées sur des données probantes en réponse à l'augmentation des demandes et de la disponibilité des interventions chirurgicales et thérapeutiques vaginales et vulvaires sortant du cadre tr...

Guideline No. 423: Female Genital Cosmetic Surgery and Procedures.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2021.11.001
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Shaw D, Allen L et. al.

Feb 20th, 2022 - To provide Canadian surgeons and other providers who offer female genital cosmetic surgery (FGCS) and procedures, and their referring practitioners, with evidence-based direction in response to increasing requests for, and availability of, vaginal and vulvar surgeries and procedures that fall outside the traditional realm of medically indicated reconstructions. Women of all ages seeking FGCS or...

Perioperative care in open aortic vascular surgery: A consensus statement by the Enhanc...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2022.01.131
Journal of Vascular Surgery; McGinigle KL, Spangler EL et. al.

Feb 20th, 2022 - The Society for Vascular Surgery and the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Society formally collaborated and elected an international, multidisciplinary panel of experts to review the literature and provide evidence-based recommendations related to all the health care received in the perioperative period for patients undergoing open abdominal aortic operations (both transabdominal and retroperito...

Update of Guidelines for Laboratory Diagnosis of COVID-19 in Korea.
https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2022.42.4.391
Annals of Laboratory Medicine; Hong KH, Kim GJ et. al.

Feb 19th, 2022 - Korean Society for Laboratory Medicine and the Korea Disease Prevention and Control Agency have announced guidelines for diagnosing coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in clinical laboratories in Korea. With the ongoing pandemic, we propose an update of the previous guidelines based on new scientific data. This update includes recommendations for tests that were not included in the previous guidelin...

Clinical pharmacogenomic testing and reporting: A technical standard of the American Co...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gim.2021.12.009
Genetics in Medicine : Official Journal of the American C... Tayeh MK, Gaedigk A et. al.

Feb 19th, 2022 - Pharmacogenomic testing interrogates germline sequence variants implicated in interindividual drug response variability to infer a drug response phenotype and to guide medication management for certain drugs. Specifically, discrete aspects of pharmacokinetics, such as drug metabolism, and pharmacodynamics, as well as drug sensitivity, can be predicted by genes that code for proteins involved in...

Intravenous contrast medium extravasation: systematic review and updated ESUR Contrast ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9038843
European Radiology; Roditi G, Khan N et. al.

Feb 18th, 2022 - Guidelines for management and prevention of contrast media extravasation have not been updated recently. In view of emerging research and changing working practices, this review aims to inform update on the current guidelines. In this paper, we review the literature pertaining to the pathophysiology, diagnosis, risk factors and treatments of contrast media extravasation. A suggested protocol an...

Thromboprophylaxis in Patients With COVID-19: A Brief Update to the CHEST Guideline and...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8839802
Chest Moores LK, Tritschler T et. al.

Feb 16th, 2022 - Patients hospitalized with COVID-19 often exhibit markers of a hypercoagulable state and have an increased incidence of VTE. In response, CHEST issued rapid clinical guidance regarding prevention of VTE. Over the past 18 months the quality of the evidence has improved. We thus sought to incorporate this evidence and update our recommendations as necessary. This update focuses on the optimal app...