Practice Guidelines as Topic: Directions or principles presenting current or future rules of policy for assisting health care practitioners in patient care decisions regarding diagnosis, therapy, or related clinical circumstances. The guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by the convening of expert panels. The guidelines form a basis for the evaluation of all aspects of health care and delivery.Guidelines as Topic: A systematic statement of policy rules or principles. Guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by convening expert panels. The text may be cursive or in outline form but is generally a comprehensive guide to problems and approaches in any field of activity. For guidelines in the field of health care and clinical medicine, PRACTICE GUIDELINES AS TOPIC is available.Guideline Adherence: Conformity in fulfilling or following official, recognized, or institutional requirements, guidelines, recommendations, protocols, pathways, or other standards.Evidence-Based Medicine: An approach of practicing medicine with the goal to improve and evaluate patient care. It requires the judicious integration of best research evidence with the patient's values to make decisions about medical care. This method is to help physicians make proper diagnosis, devise best testing plan, choose best treatment and methods of disease prevention, as well as develop guidelines for large groups of patients with the same disease. (from JAMA 296 (9), 2006)Societies, Medical: Societies whose membership is limited to physicians.Health Planning Guidelines: Recommendations for directing health planning functions and policies. These may be mandated by PL93-641 and issued by the Department of Health and Human Services for use by state and local planning agencies.Physician's Practice Patterns: Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.Consensus: General agreement or collective opinion; the judgment arrived at by most of those concerned.United StatesQuality Assurance, Health Care: Activities and programs intended to assure or improve the quality of care in either a defined medical setting or a program. The concept includes the assessment or evaluation of the quality of care; identification of problems or shortcomings in the delivery of care; designing activities to overcome these deficiencies; and follow-up monitoring to ensure effectiveness of corrective steps.Treatment Outcome: Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.Decision Making, Computer-Assisted: Use of an interactive computer system designed to assist the physician or other health professional in choosing between certain relationships or variables for the purpose of making a diagnostic or therapeutic decision.Retrospective Studies: Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Medical Audit: A detailed review and evaluation of selected clinical records by qualified professional personnel for evaluating quality of medical care.Netherlands: Country located in EUROPE. It is bordered by the NORTH SEA, BELGIUM, and GERMANY. Constituent areas are Aruba, Curacao, Sint Maarten, formerly included in the NETHERLANDS ANTILLES.Attitude of Health Personnel: Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.Decision Support Systems, Clinical: Computer-based information systems used to integrate clinical and patient information and provide support for decision-making in patient care.Quality Control: A system for verifying and maintaining a desired level of quality in a product or process by careful planning, use of proper equipment, continued inspection, and corrective action as required. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Canada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Risk Assessment: The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)Disease Management: A broad approach to appropriate coordination of the entire disease treatment process that often involves shifting away from more expensive inpatient and acute care to areas such as preventive medicine, patient counseling and education, and outpatient care. This concept includes implications of appropriate versus inappropriate therapy on the overall cost and clinical outcome of a particular disease. (From Hosp Pharm 1995 Jul;30(7):596)Great BritainPrimary Health Care: Care which provides integrated, accessible health care services by clinicians who are accountable for addressing a large majority of personal health care needs, developing a sustained partnership with patients, and practicing in the context of family and community. (JAMA 1995;273(3):192)Mass Screening: Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.Family Practice: A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.EuropeReferral and Consultation: The practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring source is not prepared to provide.Quality of Health Care: The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.American Heart Association: A voluntary organization concerned with the prevention and treatment of heart and vascular diseases.Anti-Bacterial Agents: Substances that reduce the growth or reproduction of BACTERIA.Nutrition Policy: Guidelines and objectives pertaining to food supply and nutrition including recommendations for healthy diet.Cost-Benefit Analysis: A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.Health Care Surveys: Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.Clinical Competence: The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.Clinical Protocols: Precise and detailed plans for the study of a medical or biomedical problem and/or plans for a regimen of therapy.Cardiology: The study of the heart, its physiology, and its functions.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Education, Medical, Continuing: Educational programs designed to inform physicians of recent advances in their field.Prospective Studies: Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.Review Literature as Topic: Published materials which provide an examination of recent or current literature. Review articles can cover a wide range of subject matter at various levels of completeness and comprehensiveness based on analyses of literature that may include research findings. The review may reflect the state of the art. It also includes reviews as a literary form.Research Design: A plan for collecting and utilizing data so that desired information can be obtained with sufficient precision or so that an hypothesis can be tested properly.World Health Organization: A specialized agency of the United Nations designed as a coordinating authority on international health work; its aim is to promote the attainment of the highest possible level of health by all peoples.Consensus Development Conferences as Topic: Presentations of summary statements representing the majority agreement of physicians, scientists, and other professionals convening for the purpose of reaching a consensus--often with findings and recommendations--on a subject of interest. The Conference, consisting of participants representing the scientific and lay viewpoints, is a significant means of evaluating current medical thought and reflects the latest advances in research for the respective field being addressed.Conflict of Interest: A situation in which an individual might benefit personally from official or professional actions. It includes a conflict between a person's private interests and official responsibilities in a position of trust. The term is not restricted to government officials. The concept refers both to actual conflict of interest and the appearance or perception of conflict.Delphi Technique: An iterative questionnaire designed to measure consensus among individual responses. In the classic Delphi approach, there is no interaction between responder and interviewer.Gastroenterology: A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with the study of the physiology and diseases of the digestive system and related structures (esophagus, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas).Pediatrics: A medical specialty concerned with maintaining health and providing medical care to children from birth to adolescence.Professional Practice: The use of one's knowledge in a particular profession. It includes, in the case of the field of biomedicine, professional activities related to health care and the actual performance of the duties related to the provision of health care.Patient Education as Topic: The teaching or training of patients concerning their own health needs.Benchmarking: Method of measuring performance against established standards of best practice.Patient Selection: Criteria and standards used for the determination of the appropriateness of the inclusion of patients with specific conditions in proposed treatment plans and the criteria used for the inclusion of subjects in various clinical trials and other research protocols.Patient Compliance: Voluntary cooperation of the patient in following a prescribed regimen.Internationality: The quality or state of relating to or affecting two or more nations. (After Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic: Works about clinical trials that involve at least one test treatment and one control treatment, concurrent enrollment and follow-up of the test- and control-treated groups, and in which the treatments to be administered are selected by a random process, such as the use of a random-numbers table.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Decision Support Techniques: Mathematical or statistical procedures used as aids in making a decision. They are frequently used in medical decision-making.Antibiotic Prophylaxis: Use of antibiotics before, during, or after a diagnostic, therapeutic, or surgical procedure to prevent infectious complications.Medical Oncology: A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with the study of neoplasms.Research Report: Detailed account or statement or formal record of data resulting from empirical inquiry.Physicians: Individuals licensed to practice medicine.Drug Utilization: The utilization of drugs as reported in individual hospital studies, FDA studies, marketing, or consumption, etc. This includes drug stockpiling, and patient drug profiles.Decision Making: The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.Editorial Policies: The guidelines and policy statements set forth by the editor(s) or editorial board of a publication.Algorithms: A procedure consisting of a sequence of algebraic formulas and/or logical steps to calculate or determine a given task.Data Collection: Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.Outcome Assessment (Health Care): Research aimed at assessing the quality and effectiveness of health care as measured by the attainment of a specified end result or outcome. Measures include parameters such as improved health, lowered morbidity or mortality, and improvement of abnormal states (such as elevated blood pressure).Reproducibility of Results: The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.Asthma: A form of bronchial disorder with three distinct components: airway hyper-responsiveness (RESPIRATORY HYPERSENSITIVITY), airway INFLAMMATION, and intermittent AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION. It is characterized by spasmodic contraction of airway smooth muscle, WHEEZING, and dyspnea (DYSPNEA, PAROXYSMAL).Health Services Research: The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)Program Development: The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.Health Plan Implementation: Those actions designed to carry out recommendations pertaining to health plans or programs.Severity of Illness Index: Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.GermanyPregnancy: The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality: An agency of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE established in 1990 to "provide indexing, abstracting, translating, publishing, and other services leading to a more effective and timely dissemination of information on research, demonstration projects, and evaluations with respect to health care to public and private entities and individuals engaged in the improvement of health care delivery..." It supersedes the National Center for Health Services Research. The United States Agency for Health Care Policy and Research was renamed Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) under the Healthcare Research and Quality Act of 1999.Information Dissemination: The circulation or wide dispersal of information.Physicians, Family: Those physicians who have completed the education requirements specified by the American Academy of Family Physicians.Unnecessary Procedures: Diagnostic, therapeutic, and investigative procedures prescribed and performed by health professionals, the results of which do not justify the benefits or hazards and costs to the patient.Clinical Trials as Topic: Works about pre-planned studies of the safety, efficacy, or optimum dosage schedule (if appropriate) of one or more diagnostic, therapeutic, or prophylactic drugs, devices, or techniques selected according to predetermined criteria of eligibility and observed for predefined evidence of favorable and unfavorable effects. This concept includes clinical trials conducted both in the U.S. and in other countries.Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice: Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).Drug Prescriptions: Directions written for the obtaining and use of DRUGS.Drug Monitoring: The process of observing, recording, or detecting the effects of a chemical substance administered to an individual therapeutically or diagnostically.Medical Staff, Hospital: Professional medical personnel approved to provide care to patients in a hospital.Programming Languages: Specific languages used to prepare computer programs.Emergency Service, Hospital: Hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of immediate medical or surgical care to the emergency patient.Evidence-Based Practice: A way of providing health care that is guided by a thoughtful integration of the best available scientific knowledge with clinical expertise. This approach allows the practitioner to critically assess research data, clinical guidelines, and other information resources in order to correctly identify the clinical problem, apply the most high-quality intervention, and re-evaluate the outcome for future improvement.Health Personnel: Men and women working in the provision of health services, whether as individual practitioners or employees of health institutions and programs, whether or not professionally trained, and whether or not subject to public regulation. (From A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, 1976)Academies and Institutes: Organizations representing specialized fields which are accepted as authoritative; may be non-governmental, university or an independent research organization, e.g., National Academy of Sciences, Brookings Institution, etc.Emergency Medical Services: Services specifically designed, staffed, and equipped for the emergency care of patients.Anti-Asthmatic Agents: Drugs that are used to treat asthma.Drug Utilization Review: Formal programs for assessing drug prescription against some standard. Drug utilization review may consider clinical appropriateness, cost effectiveness, and, in some cases, outcomes. Review is usually retrospective, but some analysis may be done before drugs are dispensed (as in computer systems which advise physicians when prescriptions are entered). Drug utilization review is mandated for Medicaid programs beginning in 1993.Australia: The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.Organizational Policy: A course or method of action selected, usually by an organization, institution, university, society, etc., from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions and positions on matters of public interest or social concern. It does not include internal policy relating to organization and administration within the corporate body, for which ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION is available.Age Factors: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.Diffusion of Innovation: The broad dissemination of new ideas, procedures, techniques, materials, and devices and the degree to which these are accepted and used.Critical Pathways: Schedules of medical and nursing procedures, including diagnostic tests, medications, and consultations designed to effect an efficient, coordinated program of treatment. (From Mosby's Medical, Nursing & Allied Health Dictionary, 4th ed)Neoplasms: New abnormal growth of tissue. Malignant neoplasms show a greater degree of anaplasia and have the properties of invasion and metastasis, compared to benign neoplasms.EnglandCardiopulmonary Resuscitation: The artificial substitution of heart and lung action as indicated for HEART ARREST resulting from electric shock, DROWNING, respiratory arrest, or other causes. The two major components of cardiopulmonary resuscitation are artificial ventilation (RESPIRATION, ARTIFICIAL) and closed-chest CARDIAC MASSAGE.Follow-Up Studies: Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.Delivery of Health Care: The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.Drug Industry: That segment of commercial enterprise devoted to the design, development, and manufacture of chemical products for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease, disability, or other dysfunction, or to improve function.Infection Control: Programs of disease surveillance, generally within health care facilities, designed to investigate, prevent, and control the spread of infections and their causative microorganisms.General Practice: Patient-based medical care provided across age and gender or specialty boundaries.Publishing: "The business or profession of the commercial production and issuance of literature" (Webster's 3d). It includes the publisher, publication processes, editing and editors. Production may be by conventional printing methods or by electronic publishing.Hospitals: Institutions with an organized medical staff which provide medical care to patients.Patient Care Team: Care of patients by a multidisciplinary team usually organized under the leadership of a physician; each member of the team has specific responsibilities and the whole team contributes to the care of the patient.Quality Indicators, Health Care: Norms, criteria, standards, and other direct qualitative and quantitative measures used in determining the quality of health care.Chronic Disease: Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)Acute Disease: Disease having a short and relatively severe course.Clinical Laboratory Techniques: Techniques used to carry out clinical investigative procedures in the diagnosis and therapy of disease.Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care): Evaluation procedures that focus on both the outcome or status (OUTCOMES ASSESSMENT) of the patient at the end of an episode of care - presence of symptoms, level of activity, and mortality; and the process (ASSESSMENT, PROCESS) - what is done for the patient diagnostically and therapeutically.Expert Systems: Computer programs based on knowledge developed from consultation with experts on a problem, and the processing and/or formalizing of this knowledge using these programs in such a manner that the problems may be solved.Sensitivity and Specificity: Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)Ethics, Medical: The principles of professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of the physician, relations with patients and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the physician in patient care and interpersonal relations with patient families.Early Detection of Cancer: Methods to identify and characterize cancer in the early stages of disease and predict tumor behavior.Reminder Systems: Systems used to prompt or aid the memory. The systems can be computerized reminders, color coding, telephone calls, or devices such as letters and postcards.Patient Care Management: Generating, planning, organizing, and administering medical and nursing care and services for patients.Cohort Studies: Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.International Cooperation: The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.Decision Trees: A graphic device used in decision analysis, series of decision options are represented as branches (hierarchical).European Union: The collective designation of three organizations with common membership: the European Economic Community (Common Market), the European Coal and Steel Community, and the European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom). It was known as the European Community until 1994. It is primarily an economic union with the principal objectives of free movement of goods, capital, and labor. Professional services, social, medical and paramedical, are subsumed under labor. The constituent countries are Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. (The World Almanac and Book of Facts 1997, p842)Ontario: A province of Canada lying between the provinces of Manitoba and Quebec. Its capital is Toronto. It takes its name from Lake Ontario which is said to represent the Iroquois oniatariio, beautiful lake. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p892 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p391)JapanOccupational Medicine: Medical specialty concerned with the promotion and maintenance of the physical and mental health of employees in occupational settings.Program Evaluation: Studies designed to assess the efficacy of programs. They may include the evaluation of cost-effectiveness, the extent to which objectives are met, or impact.Codes of Ethics: Systematic statements of principles or rules of appropriate professional conduct, usually established by professional societies.Cardiovascular Diseases: Pathological conditions involving the CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM including the HEART; the BLOOD VESSELS; or the PERICARDIUM.Documentation: Systematic organization, storage, retrieval, and dissemination of specialized information, especially of a scientific or technical nature (From ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983). It often involves authenticating or validating information.Biomedical Research: Research that involves the application of the natural sciences, especially biology and physiology, to medicine.Health Policy: Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.France: A country in western Europe bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, the English Channel, the Mediterranean Sea, and the countries of Belgium, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, the principalities of Andorra and Monaco, and by the duchy of Luxembourg. Its capital is Paris.First Aid: Emergency care or treatment given to a person who suddenly becomes ill or injured before full medical services become available.ItalyCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.): An agency of the UNITED STATES PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE that conducts and supports programs for the prevention and control of disease and provides consultation and assistance to health departments and other countries.Prevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Software Design: Specifications and instructions applied to the software.Terminology as Topic: The terms, expressions, designations, or symbols used in a particular science, discipline, or specialized subject area.Anticoagulants: Agents that prevent clotting.Drug Therapy: The use of DRUGS to treat a DISEASE or its symptoms. One example is the use of ANTINEOPLASTIC AGENTS to treat CANCER.Adrenal Cortex HormonesProcess Assessment (Health Care): An evaluation procedure that focuses on how care is delivered, based on the premise that there are standards of performance for activities undertaken in delivering patient care, in which the specific actions taken, events occurring, and human interactions are compared with accepted standards.Informed Consent: Voluntary authorization, by a patient or research subject, with full comprehension of the risks involved, for diagnostic or investigative procedures, and for medical and surgical treatment.Hypertension: Persistently high systemic arterial BLOOD PRESSURE. Based on multiple readings (BLOOD PRESSURE DETERMINATION), hypertension is currently defined as when SYSTOLIC PRESSURE is consistently greater than 140 mm Hg or when DIASTOLIC PRESSURE is consistently 90 mm Hg or more.SwitzerlandPhysical Examination: Systematic and thorough inspection of the patient for physical signs of disease or abnormality.Expert Testimony: Presentation of pertinent data by one with special skill or knowledge representing mastery of a particular subject.Neurology: A medical specialty concerned with the study of the structures, functions, and diseases of the nervous system.TokyoPrimary Prevention: Specific practices for the prevention of disease or mental disorders in susceptible individuals or populations. These include HEALTH PROMOTION, including mental health; protective procedures, such as COMMUNICABLE DISEASE CONTROL; and monitoring and regulation of ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTANTS. Primary prevention is to be distinguished from SECONDARY PREVENTION and TERTIARY PREVENTION.Colonoscopy: Endoscopic examination, therapy or surgery of the luminal surface of the colon.Advisory Committees: Groups set up to advise governmental bodies, societies, or other institutions on policy. (Bioethics Thesaurus)Writing: The act or practice of literary composition, the occupation of writer, or producing or engaging in literary work as a profession.Chi-Square Distribution: A distribution in which a variable is distributed like the sum of the squares of any given independent random variable, each of which has a normal distribution with mean of zero and variance of one. The chi-square test is a statistical test based on comparison of a test statistic to a chi-square distribution. The oldest of these tests are used to detect whether two or more population distributions differ from one another.Interdisciplinary Communication: Communication, in the sense of cross-fertilization of ideas, involving two or more academic disciplines (such as the disciplines that comprise the cross-disciplinary field of bioethics, including the health and biological sciences, the humanities, and the social sciences and law). Also includes problems in communication stemming from differences in patterns of language usage in different academic or medical disciplines.Preventive Medicine: A medical specialty primarily concerned with prevention of disease (PRIMARY PREVENTION) and the promotion and preservation of health in the individual.Peer Review, Research: The evaluation by experts of the quality and pertinence of research or research proposals of other experts in the same field. Peer review is used by editors in deciding which submissions warrant publication, by granting agencies to determine which proposals should be funded, and by academic institutions in tenure decisions.Hospitals, University: Hospitals maintained by a university for the teaching of medical students, postgraduate training programs, and clinical research.Evidence-Based Nursing: A way of providing nursing care that is guided by the integration of the best available scientific knowledge with nursing expertise. This approach requires nurses to critically assess relevant scientific data or research evidence, and to implement high-quality interventions for their nursing practice.Medical Records Systems, Computerized: Computer-based systems for input, storage, display, retrieval, and printing of information contained in a patient's medical record.Focus Groups: A method of data collection and a QUALITATIVE RESEARCH tool in which a small group of individuals are brought together and allowed to interact in a discussion of their opinions about topics, issues, or questions.Qualitative Research: Any type of research that employs nonnumeric information to explore individual or group characteristics, producing findings not arrived at by statistical procedures or other quantitative means. (Qualitative Inquiry: A Dictionary of Terms Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 1997)Medical Records: Recording of pertinent information concerning patient's illness or illnesses.Logistic Models: Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.Drug Therapy, Combination: Therapy with two or more separate preparations given for a combined effect.Counseling: The giving of advice and assistance to individuals with educational or personal problems.Genetic Testing: Detection of a MUTATION; GENOTYPE; KARYOTYPE; or specific ALLELES associated with genetic traits, heritable diseases, or predisposition to a disease, or that may lead to the disease in descendants. It includes prenatal genetic testing.HIV Infections: Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).Diabetes Mellitus: A heterogeneous group of disorders characterized by HYPERGLYCEMIA and GLUCOSE INTOLERANCE.Ethics, Research: The moral obligations governing the conduct of research. Used for discussions of research ethics as a general topic.Predictive Value of Tests: In screening and diagnostic tests, the probability that a person with a positive test is a true positive (i.e., has the disease), is referred to as the predictive value of a positive test; whereas, the predictive value of a negative test is the probability that the person with a negative test does not have the disease. Predictive value is related to the sensitivity and specificity of the test.Quality Improvement: The attainment or process of attaining a new level of performance or quality.Evaluation Studies as Topic: Studies determining the effectiveness or value of processes, personnel, and equipment, or the material on conducting such studies. For drugs and devices, CLINICAL TRIALS AS TOPIC; DRUG EVALUATION; and DRUG EVALUATION, PRECLINICAL are available.Community-Acquired Infections: Any infection acquired in the community, that is, contrasted with those acquired in a health care facility (CROSS INFECTION). An infection would be classified as community-acquired if the patient had not recently been in a health care facility or been in contact with someone who had been recently in a health care facility.General Practitioners: Physicians whose practice is not restricted to a specific field of MEDICINE.Periodicals as Topic: A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.Urology: A surgical specialty concerned with the study, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the urinary tract in both sexes, and the genital tract in the male. Common urological problems include urinary obstruction, URINARY INCONTINENCE, infections, and UROGENITAL NEOPLASMS.Diagnostic Tests, Routine: Diagnostic procedures, such as laboratory tests and x-rays, routinely performed on all individuals or specified categories of individuals in a specified situation, e.g., patients being admitted to the hospital. These include routine tests administered to neonates.Public Health: Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.Incidence: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.Obstetrics: A medical-surgical specialty concerned with management and care of women during pregnancy, parturition, and the puerperium.Nutritional Support: The administration of nutrients for assimilation and utilization by a patient by means other than normal eating. It does not include FLUID THERAPY which normalizes body fluids to restore WATER-ELECTROLYTE BALANCE.Registries: The systems and processes involved in the establishment, support, management, and operation of registers, e.g., disease registers.Prescriptions: Directions written for the obtaining and use of PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS; MEDICAL DEVICES; corrective LENSES; and a variety of other medical remedies.Information Services: Organized services to provide information on any questions an individual might have using databases and other sources. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Databases, Factual: Extensive collections, reputedly complete, of facts and data garnered from material of a specialized subject area and made available for analysis and application. The collection can be automated by various contemporary methods for retrieval. The concept should be differentiated from DATABASES, BIBLIOGRAPHIC which is restricted to collections of bibliographic references.Skin Care: Maintenance of the hygienic state of the skin under optimal conditions of cleanliness and comfort. Effective in skin care are proper washing, bathing, cleansing, and the use of soaps, detergents, oils, etc. In various disease states, therapeutic and protective solutions and ointments are useful. The care of the skin is particularly important in various occupations, in exposure to sunlight, in neonates, and in PRESSURE ULCER.Internet: A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.Societies, Scientific: Societies whose membership is limited to scientists.Ambulatory Care: Health care services provided to patients on an ambulatory basis, rather than by admission to a hospital or other health care facility. The services may be a part of a hospital, augmenting its inpatient services, or may be provided at a free-standing facility.Interviews as Topic: Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.Health Care Rationing: Planning for the equitable allocation, apportionment, or distribution of available health resources.Prognosis: A prediction of the probable outcome of a disease based on a individual's condition and the usual course of the disease as seen in similar situations.Craniocerebral Trauma: Traumatic injuries involving the cranium and intracranial structures (i.e., BRAIN; CRANIAL NERVES; MENINGES; and other structures). Injuries may be classified by whether or not the skull is penetrated (i.e., penetrating vs. nonpenetrating) or whether there is an associated hemorrhage.Government Agencies: Administrative units of government responsible for policy making and management of governmental activities.American Cancer Society: A voluntary organization concerned with the prevention and treatment of cancer through education and research.State Medicine: A system of medical care regulated, controlled and financed by the government, in which the government assumes responsibility for the health needs of the population.Comorbidity: The presence of co-existing or additional diseases with reference to an initial diagnosis or with reference to the index condition that is the subject of study. Comorbidity may affect the ability of affected individuals to function and also their survival; it may be used as a prognostic indicator for length of hospital stay, cost factors, and outcome or survival.

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*  BBC NEWS | Health | MS guidelines 'are being missed'
The NHS is failing to meet national guidelines issued five years ago to improve the diagnosis and care of people with multiple ... The NHS is failing to meet national guidelines issued five years ago to improve the diagnosis and care of people with multiple ... In 2003, the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence published guidelines telling hospitals and primary care ...
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*  GMP Guidelines | ISPE
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*  Grocery Budgeting Guidelines
Grocery Budgeting Guidelines. by Gary Foreman. Related Articles. Going Beyond Cheap Recipes to redcue the Grocery Budget 10 ...
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*  FDA Proposes Guidelines for Medical Apps
FDA Proposes Guidelines for Medical Apps. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently proposed guidelines that outline the ... The guidelines also would cover apps that transform a mobile platform into a regulated medical device. An example would be an ... Comments on the guidelines will be accepted until October 19. For more information, visit FDA's Mobile Medical Apps page. ...
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*  New National Dietary Guidelines
The guidelines, produced by the National Health and Medical Research Council, are similar to the last version, released a ... To revise the guidelines, the council modelled about 100 dietary patterns and looked at more than 55,000 pieces of peer- ... According to the guidelines Australians should eat more wholegrain foods, such as wholegrain breakfast cereals and wholemeal ... The guidelines will be used by health professionals, policy makers, educators, food manufacturers and retailers and researchers
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Avoid impacting your SEO traffic while implementing Google's mobile optimisation guidelines by following this simple guide to ... Use Google's Image & Mobile Optimisation Guidelines For SEO Advantage. Chris Liversidge on July 17, 2013 at 8:58 am ...
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*  British 'Invaded' Australia Say University Guidelines - Breitbart
Language guidelines that advise students to describe British explorer James Cook's arrival in Sydney as an "invasion" rather ... The guidelines were blasted by The Daily Telegraph tabloid as a "whitewash", a reaction that indigenous historian Jackie ...
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*  Wendy Nganasurian | Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network | ZoomInfo.com
Wendy Nganasurian. Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network. ZoomInfo.com. ZoomInfo Data Services. Data Sources. Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network. Chair Asthmatics, Inc. Public Partner SMC Chair Patient and Public Involvement Group. Full Voting Members Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network Trustee of Asthma UK Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network Member Asthma UK Scotland Trustee Asthmatics, Inc. 17 Total References Web References Patient Involvement www.sign.ac.uk, 16 Dec 2010. Mrs Wendy Nganasurian Lay Member Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network SIGN Council Lay Member Scotland A Research Ethics Committee. Asthma UK - Asthma UK trustees www.asthma.org.uk, 25 Sept 2008. Wendy Nganasurian, Asthma UK trustee ... Wendy, who has had asthma since she was a small child, serves on a number of national and local healthcare-related committees and advisory bodies in Scotland, is a member of Asthma UK Scotland's Advisory Group and is also Chair of ...
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Hyperacute stroke management. In: Canadian best practice recom
National Guideline Clearinghouse. Hyperacute stroke management. In: Canadian best practice recommendations for stroke care. More. Back. Search ahrq.gov. entqr. output. proxystylesheet. client. site. U.S. Department of Health Human Services. {1} ##LOC ##. {1}. ##LOC ##. ##LOC ##. {1} ##LOC ##. ##LOC ##. Skip Navigation Visit: National Quality Measures Clearinghouse. AHRQ Home. Sign In. Help. Videos. RSS. Subscribe to weekly e-mail. Site map. Site tutorial. Contact us. For web developers Search. Search Tips. Advanced Search. About Search. Browse. - By Topic. - By Organization. - Guidelines in Progress. - Guideline Index. - Guideline Archive. - Related NQMC Measures. Save to Favorites Close. "Hyperacute stroke management. In: Canadian best practice recommendations for stroke care." has been saved, and will be accessible from the My NGC page. Go to My NGC Alert me when this guideline summary is updated. Guideline Summary. Guideline Title Hyperacute stroke ...
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*  Guidelines Implementation Panel Report for Expert Panel Report 3 - Guidelines for the Diagnosis and
... Management of Asthma - NHLBI, NIH. Department of Health Human Services. Accessible Search Form Search the NHLBI, use the drop down list to select: the entire site, the Health Topics section only, or the News and Resources section. NHLBI Entire Site. NHLBI Entire Site. News Resources. Contact The Health Information Center. Health Professionals. Systematic Evidence Reviews Clinical Practice Guidelines. Scientific Reports. NHLBI Trials At NIH Clinical Center. News Resources. NHLBI In the News. Health Professionals ». Systematic Evidence Reviews and Clinical Practice Guidelines ». Current Clinical Practice Guidelines and Reports ». Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma EPR-3 » Guidelines Implementation Panel Report for Expert Panel Report 3 - Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma. Health Professionals Systematic Evidence Reviews Clinical Practice Guidelines. About Systematic Evidence Reviews Clinical Practice Guidelines ...
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | New This Week
National Guideline Clearinghouse. New This Week. More. Back. Search ahrq.gov. entqr. output. proxystylesheet. client. site. U.S. Department of Health Human Services. {1} ##LOC ##. {1}. ##LOC ##. ##LOC ##. {1} ##LOC ##. ##LOC ##. Skip Navigation Visit: National Quality Measures Clearinghouse. AHRQ Home. Sign In. Help. Videos. RSS. Subscribe to weekly e-mail. Site map. Site tutorial. Contact us. For web developers Search. Search Tips. Advanced Search. About Search. New This Week View older issues in the New This Week Archive. January 28, 2013. Guideline Synthesis. - Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease COPD : Diagnosis and Management of Acute Exacerbations Includes updated recommendations from GOLD. Guideline Summaries. Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement. - Preoperative evaluation. This updates a previously published guideline summary. - Preventive services for adults. This updates a previously published guideline summary. - Preventive services for children and ...
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*  Clinical Practice Guidelines on Supportive Care | ESMO
Clinical Practice Guidelines on Supportive Care. Supportive Care. Supportive Care Management of Oral and Gastrointestinal Mucosal Injury • Central Venous Access in Oncology • Treatment of Dyspnoea in Advanced Cancer Patients • Refractory Symptoms • Advanced Care Planning • Bone Health • Cancer, Pregnancy and Fertility • Chemotherapy Extravasation • Cardiovascular Toxicity • Cancer Pain • Venous Thromboembolism • Erythropoiesis Stimulating Agents in the Treatment of Anaemia • Prevention of Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting • Febrile Neutropenia • Haematopoietic Growth Factors. Designated Centres of Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care The ESMO Designated Centres of Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care accreditation programme recognises cancer centres which provide comprehensive services in supportive and palliative care as part of their routine care. Latest enhanced and revised set of guidelines Supportive care is an area of high importance in oncology and ESMO ...
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Updated Guidelines
National Guideline Clearinghouse. Updated Guidelines. More. Back. Search ahrq.gov. entqr. output. proxystylesheet. client. site. U.S. Department of Health Human Services. {1} ##LOC ##. {1}. ##LOC ##. ##LOC ##. {1} ##LOC ##. ##LOC ##. Skip Navigation Visit: National Quality Measures Clearinghouse. AHRQ Home. Sign In. Help. Videos. RSS. Subscribe to weekly e-mail. Site map. Site tutorial. Contact us. For web developers Search. Search Tips. Advanced Search. About Search. Browse. - By Topic. - By Organization. - Guidelines in Progress. - Guideline Index. - Guideline Archive. - Related NQMC Measures. Guideline Archive The Guideline Archive is a complete list of summaries that have been withdrawn from the NGC Web site. Information regarding a current NGC summary, where available, is provided. The list is organized alphabetically by guideline developer. The list below identifies guidelines that have been updated. NGC currently contains 1118 individual ...
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
1 Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. NGC:007193 National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health - National Government Agency. View all guidelines by the developer s. Compare Selected. 2 Clinical practice guideline on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder ADHD in children and adolescents. NGC:009804 Agency for Health Quality and Assessment of Catalonia - State/Local Government Agency ; GuiaSalud - National Government Agency ; Ministry of Health Spain - National Government Agency. View all guidelines by the developer s. Compare Selected. NGC:005791 Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network - National Government Agency. View all guidelines by the developer s. Compare Selected. 4 ADHD: clinical practice guideline for the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children and adolescents. 2000 May revised 2011 Nov. NGC:009071 American Academy of Pediatrics - Medical Specialty Society. View all guidelines by the ...
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*  Clinical Practice Guidelines Expert Panel - NHLBI, NIH
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*  VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guidelines Home
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Emergency tracheal intubation immediately following traumatic
National Guideline Clearinghouse. Emergency tracheal intubation immediately following traumatic injury: an Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma practice management guideline. More. Back. Search ahrq.gov. entqr. output. proxystylesheet. client. site. U.S. Department of Health Human Services. {1} ##LOC ##. {1}. ##LOC ##. ##LOC ##. {1} ##LOC ##. ##LOC ##. Skip Navigation Visit: National Quality Measures Clearinghouse. AHRQ Home. Sign In. Help. Videos. RSS. Subscribe to weekly e-mail. Site map. Site tutorial. Contact us. For web developers Search. Search Tips. Advanced Search. About Search. Browse. - By Topic. - By Organization. - Guidelines in Progress. - Guideline Index. - Guideline Archive. - Related NQMC Measures. Save to Favorites Close. "Emergency tracheal intubation immediately following traumatic injury: an Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma practice management guideline." has been saved, and will be accessible from the My NGC page. Go to My ...
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
National Guideline Clearinghouse. Search Results. More. Back. Search ahrq.gov. entqr. output. proxystylesheet. client. site. U.S. Department of Health Human Services. {1} ##LOC ##. {1}. ##LOC ##. ##LOC ##. {1} ##LOC ##. ##LOC ##. Skip Navigation Visit: National Quality Measures Clearinghouse. AHRQ Home. Sign In. Help. Videos. RSS. Subscribe to weekly e-mail. Site map. Site tutorial. Contact us. For web developers Search. Search Tips. Advanced Search. About Search. < Back. ' thyroid panel '. Run an advanced search on this term. ' ' Clear. and ' ' Clear Search Within Search within: Go. . Sort results by: Relevance what's this. Publication date. Filter results by: All Years 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2000 1999. 1 - 20 of 57 Next >. 1 Management of thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy and postpartum: an Endocrine Society clinical practice guideline. 2007 revised 2012. NGC:009499 The Endocrine Society - Professional Association. View ...
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*  Interventional techniques: Evidence-based practice guidelines in the management of chronic spinal pa
... in - ResearchGate. For full functionality of ResearchGate it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Here are the instructions how to enable JavaScript in your web browser. Article Interventional techniques: Evidence-based practice guidelines in the management of chronic spinal pain. Mark V Boswell. Mark V Boswell. Remove suggestion. Andrea M Trescot. Andrea M Trescot Pain and Headache Center Message author. Remove suggestion. Sukdeb Datta. Sukdeb Datta. Message author. Remove suggestion. David M Schultz. David M Schultz MAPS Medical Pain Clinics Message author. Remove suggestion. Hans Hansen. Hans Hansen. Message author. Remove suggestion. Salahadin Abdi. Salahadin Abdi University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Message author. Remove suggestion. American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, Paducah, KY 42001, USA. Pain physician. Impact Factor: 3.54. 02/2007; 10 1 :7-111. Source: PubMed. ABSTRACT The evidence-based practice guidelines for the management of chronic spinal pain with ...
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*  NCGC - National Clinical Guideline Centre - Guidelines
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
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*  Revised clinical practice guidelines to optimize management of hepatitis C -- ScienceDaily
... Revised clinical practice guidelines to optimize management of hepatitis C. Date: December 9, 2013 Source: European Association for the Study of the Liver Summary: The European Association for the Study of the Liver EASL today publishes their revised Clinical Practice Guidelines on the management of hepatitis C virus infection HCV. The European Association for the Study of the Liver EASL today publishes their revised Clinical Practice Guidelines CPGs on the management of hepatitis C virus infection HCV 1. EASL Clinical Practice Guidelines: Management of Hepatitis C virus infection. European Association for the Study of the Liver. "Revised clinical practice guidelines to optimize management of hepatitis C." ScienceDaily. European Association for the Study of the Liver. Revised clinical practice guidelines to optimize management of hepatitis C. "Revised clinical practice guidelines to optimize management of hepatitis C." ScienceDaily. RELATED TOPICS. Health ...
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
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*  .. National Comprehensive Cancer Network .. New NCCN Guidelines for Patients® Now Available for Es
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
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*  Implementing a clinical practice guideline helps children with pneumonia get proper antibiotics | AH
Implementing a clinical practice guideline helps children with pneumonia get proper antibiotics. AHRQ Archive. Please go to www.ahrq.gov for current information. Implementing a clinical practice guideline helps children with pneumonia get proper antibiotics. Primary care practices can boost clinical preventive services with electronic health records and quality improvement support. Healthcare 411. Research Activities readers will still be able to access published studies by AHRQ and AHRQ-supported researchers on the AHRQ Research Studies Web page, which will be online later this Spring. Implementing a clinical practice guideline helps children with pneumonia get proper antibiotics Research Activities, July 2012, No. National guidelines recommend ampicillin a narrow-spectrum antibiotic to treat children hospitalized with uncomplicated CAP. The researchers examined the impact of a large children's hospital's implementation of a clinical practice guideline that ...
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*  AFP Journal Club: How Do Clinical Practice Guidelines Go Awry? - American Family Physician
AFP Journal Club: How Do Clinical Practice Guidelines Go Awry. AFP Journal Club The Story Behind the Study How Do Clinical Practice Guidelines Go Awry. Preventive Services Task Force. The anatomy of a US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation: lipid screening for children and adolescents. Preventive Services Task Force USPSTF and the American Academy of Pediatrics AAP , came to completely different conclusions in their recommendations on lipid screening in children. AAP = American Academy of Pediatrics; USPSTF = U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. AAP = American Academy of Pediatrics; USPSTF = U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Case in point: A 2009 review of 14 American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology AHA/ACC guidelines revealed that only 11 percent were based on multiple randomized trials or meta-analyses AHA/ACC level A evidence , whereas nearly one-half were based on consensus AHA/ACC level C evidence. However, a review of 17 ACC/AHA guidelines ...
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
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*  New cholesterol guidelines can significantly help reduce cardiovascular events
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Announcements
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*  AAFP Calls on NHLBI to Release Long-awaited Clinical Practice Guidelines
... AAFP News. Search AAFP News. Search AAFP.org AAFP News. About AAFP News. AAFP Calls on NHLBI to Release Long-awaited Clinical Practice Guidelines Changes to Guideline Development Process Spark Concern September 03, 2013 03:38 pm News Staff., AAFP Board Chair Glen Stream, M.D., M.B.I., of Spokane, Wash., voiced concern regarding the NHLBI's decision to stop issuing clinical practice guidelines www.nhlbi.nih.gov and focus instead only on developing evidence reviews. The decision leaves uncertain the fate of long-awaited recommendations on hypertension www.nhlbi.nih.gov, high blood cholesterol www.nhlbi.nih.gov, and overweight and obesity in adults www.nhlbi.nih.gov. Specifically, the much-anticipated guidelines are The Eighth Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure JNC 8 ; Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Cholesterol in Adults Adult Treatment Panel IV ; and Clinical Guidelines on ...
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Guidelines by Topic: Cyanides
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Guidelines by Topic: HLA-D Antigens
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Guidelines by Topic: HIV Reverse Transcriptase
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
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*  National Clinical Guideline Centre
... The 'National Clinical Guideline Centre' 'NCGC' was formed in April 2009 following the merger of the National Collaborating Centres for Acute Care, Chronic Conditions, Nursing and Supportive Care and Primary Care. The NCGC is commissioned to develop National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence NICE clinical practice guidelines. 1 NICE guidelines provide care standards within the National Health Service NHS for healthcare professionals, patients and their carers on the prevention, treatment and care of people with specific diseases and conditions. The NCGC specialises in producing evidence based guidance and delivers a large work programme covering a wide variety of clinical and health service delivery topics. 2 The multidisciplinary team that works on guideline development include research specialists in systematic reviewing, health economics and information science, supported by operational and clinical directors, project managers and project co-ordinators. 4 ...
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*  New guideline development checklist for health researchers -- ScienceDaily
... Your source for the latest research news. Mobile. Follow. Subscribe. Breaking News :. Ancient Ocean Alga Was Pre-Set for Life On Land. Volcanic Eruptions Affect Flow of Major Rivers. Ocean Bacteria: Millions of Tons of Hydrocarbons. How the Brain Recognizes Objects. Chernobyl: The Animals Have Returned. Illegal Trade Puts Cacti On Most Threatened List. World's Largest Atom Smashers: Smallest Droplets. Crucial Hurdle Overcome in Quantum Computing. Your Visual Cortex Is Making Decisions. Anorexia Nervosa and Gut Bacteria Linked: Study. Science News from research organizations. New guideline development checklist for health researchers. Date: December 16, 2013 Source: Canadian Medical Association Journal Summary: Researchers hope that a comprehensive new checklist will help guideline developers/organizations around the world create and implement better recommendations for health care. Share:. Total shares:. FULL STORY. Researchers hope that a comprehensive new checklist will help ...
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse |
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Advanced Search
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*  New Guidelines Deem 13 Million More Americans Eligible for Statins - Duke Medicine
... News and Communications. News New Guidelines Deem 13 Million More Americans Eligible for Statins A A A Text: Print. New Guidelines Deem 13 Million More Americans Eligible for Statins. By Duke Medicine News and Communications DURHAM, N.C. – New guidelines for using statins to treat high cholesterol and prevent cardiovascular disease are projected to result in 12.8 million more U.S. adults taking the drugs, according to a research team led by Duke Medicine scientists. The DCRI-led research team determined that the new guidelines could result in 49 percent of U.S. adults ages 40-75 being recommended for statin therapy, an increase from 38 percent. The increase is much more pronounced among adults free of cardiovascular disease who are over age 60, with 77 percent recommended for statin use under the new guidelines vs. adults between the ages of 40 and 60. Those most affected by the new recommendations are older men who are not on statins and do not have cardiovascular ...
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*  Management of dyslipidaemia: Evidence and practical recommendations - Library Open Repository
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
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*  New guidelines on best treatments for diabetic nerve pain -- ScienceDaily
... New guidelines on best treatments for diabetic nerve pain. Date: April 11, 2011 Source: American Academy of Neurology Summary: New guidelines on the most effective treatments for diabetic nerve pain, the burning or tingling pain in the hands and feet that affects millions of people with diabetes, have been published. The American Academy of Neurology has issued a new guideline on the most effective treatments for diabetic nerve pain, the burning or tingling pain in the hands and feet that affects millions of people with diabetes. Evidence-based guideline: Treatment of painful diabetic neuropathy: Report of the American Academy of Neurology, the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, and the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. American Academy of Neurology. "New guidelines on best treatments for diabetic nerve pain." ScienceDaily. American Academy of Neurology. New guidelines on best treatments for diabetic ...
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*  Practice Guidelines
... published on sts http www sts org practice guidelines the society of thoracic surgeons has developed evidence based guidelines to provide practical assistance to the sts membership the workforce on evidence based surgery has conducted thorough research of each guideline topic through an exhaustive review of clinical information the conclusions and recommendations are based on an exhaustive review of scientific evidence published in the medical literature click here to access the society s published guidelines sts practice guidelines are intended to assist physicians and other health care providers in clinical decision making by describing a range of generally acceptable approaches for the diagnosis management or prevention of specific diseases or conditions these guidelines should not be considered inclusive of all proper methods of care or exclusive of other methods of care reasonably directed at obtaining the same results moreover these guidelines are ...
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*  Clinical Practice Guidelines on Head and Neck Cancers | ESMO
Clinical Practice Guidelines on Head and Neck Cancers. Breast Cancer. Cancers of Unknown Primary Site. Gastrointestinal Cancers. Head and Neck Cancers. Neuroendocrine Tumours. Pocket Guidelines & Mobile App. Breast Cancer Primary Breast Cancer • ESO-ESMO Advanced Breast Cancer • BRCA in Breast Cancer. Cancers of Unknown Primary Site Cancers of Unknown Primary Site. Head and Neck Cancers Nasopharyngeal Cancer • Squamous-Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck. Lung and Chest Tumours Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma • Thymic Epithelial Tumours • Metastatic Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer • Early-Stage and Locally Advanced non metastatic Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer • Small-Cell Lung Cancer. Pocket Guidelines Mobile App Download the new version of our App with the latest Pocket Guidelines for professionals and Guides for Patients. ESMO Events App. Global Curriculum in Medical Oncology ESMO/ASCO Recommendations for a Global Curriculum in Medical Oncology is now available in Serbian. Training and ...
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*  Medical Xpress - prevention guidelines
... Home prevention guidelines. News tagged with prevention guidelines. 1 week. 1 week. 1 week. Diet and exercise are a universal prescription for better health. Cancer. Cancer prevention guidelines may lower risk of obesity-linked cancers. Low alcohol consumption and a plant-based diet, both healthy habits aligning with current cancer prevention guidelines, are associated with reducing the risk of obesity-related cancers, a New York University study shows. Study highlights under 5s at risk from broken bones. People who live close to the coast are more likely to meet physical activity guidelines than inland dwellers, finds a new study released today. Psychology & Psychiatry. Perfectionism is a bigger than perceived risk factor in suicide. Perfectionism is a bigger risk factor in suicide than we may think, says York University Psychology Professor Gordon Flett, calling for closer attention to its potential destructiveness, adding that clinical guidelines should ... ...
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
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*  British Guideline on the Management of Asthma -- 63 (Suppl 4): iv1 -- Thorax
British Guideline on the Management of Asthma -- 63 Suppl 4 : iv1 -- Thorax. Search this site. Advanced search. An international peer-reviewed journal for health professionals in all aspects of respiratory medicine. Online First. Current issue. Archive. About the journal. Submit a paper. Subscribe. Jobs. Help. Online First. Current issue. Archive. Supplements. Topic collections. Images in Thorax. RSS. Home. Volume 63, Issue Suppl 4. Article. Thorax. 2008; 63 : iv1-iv121. doi:10.1136/thx.2008.097741. BTS guidelines. British Guideline on the Management of Asthma British Thoracic Society Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network. Next Section Abstract These guidelines have been replaced by British Guideline on the Management of Asthma. A national clinical guideline. Superseded By 2012 Revision Of 2008 Guideline: British Guideline on the Management of Asthma. Thorax 2008 May; 63 Suppl 4 : 1–121. Previous Section. CiteULike. Delicious. Digg. ...
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*  Compliance and efficiency before and after implementation of a clinical practice guideline for laryn
... geal carcinomas. Radboud Repository. Radboud Repository → Collections Radboud University → Academic publications → View Item. Files in this item. Name: 49983.pdf. Compliance and efficiency before and after implementation of a clinical practice guideline for laryngeal carcinomas. ; Jong, R.J. ; Jong, J.M.A. Publication year:. European Archives of Oto-rhino-laryngology, vol. Publication type:. UMCN 1.5: Interventional oncology. Organization:. UMCN Extern Radboud universitair medisch centrum Radiation Oncology Neurology Otorhinolaryngology. Former Organization:. Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre. European Archives of Oto-rhino-laryngology. We evaluated whether the implementation of a nationwide clinical practice guideline for diagnosis, treatment and follow-up of laryngeal carcinomas led to changes in hospital costs, balanced against clinical changes observed following the guideline's implementation. In all phases, no differences in total hospital costs were observed after the ...
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*  Blood Glucose Guidelines
... published on sts http www sts org blood glucose guidelines blood glucose management during adult cardiac surgery endnote library harold l lazar md marie mcdonnell md stuart r chipkin md anthony p furnary md richard m engelman md archana r sadhu md charles r bridges md scd constance k haan md ms rolf svedjeholm md phd heinrich taegtmeyer md dphil and richard j shemin md the society of thoracic surgeons sts clinical practice guidelines are intended to assist physicians and other health care providers in clinical decision making by describing a range of generally acceptable approaches for the diagnosis management or prevention of specific diseases or conditions these guidelines should not be considered inclusive of all proper methods of care or exclusive of other methods of care reasonably directed at obtaining the same results moreover these guidelines are subject to change over time without notice the ultimate judgment regarding the care of a particular patient must be made by ...
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*  Cardiac Surgery Risk Models Guidelines
... published on sts http www sts org cardiac surgery risk models guidelines cardiac surgery risk models a position article a position paper from the society of thoracic surgeons workforce on evidence based medicine david m shahian md taskforce chair eugene h blackstone md fred h edwards md frederick l grover md gary l grunkemeier phd david c naftel phd samer a m nashef frcs william c nugent md eric d peterson md mph the society of thoracic surgeons sts clinical practice guidelines are intended to assist physicians and other health care providers in clinical decision making by describing a range of generally acceptable approaches for the diagnosis management or prevention of specific diseases or conditions these guidelines should not be considered inclusive of all proper methods of care or exclusive of other methods of care reasonably directed at obtaining the same results moreover these guidelines are subject to change over time without notice the ultimate judgment regarding the ...
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Withdrawn Guidelines
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*  Standards of Care and Clinical Practice Recommendations: Sexual Health
... TRAINING CME/CE Online Education SDPI Grant Training Other Trainings. CLINICAL TOOLS Treatment Algorithms Standards of Care Quick Guide Cards. clinical guidelines : standards of care and clinical practice recommendations : sexual health Standards of Care and Clinical Practice Recommendations: Type 2 Diabetes Recommendations by Topic Recommendations At-a-Glance. Sexual Health. Clinical Practice Recommendations Sexual Health. Recommendations for Sexual Health Ask both men and women about sexual health concerns, review therapeutic options, and provide referrals as needed. Changes in sexual function are common health problems as people age. Common sexual problems in men with diabetes include: Erectile dysfunction Low testosterone Retrograde ejaculation. Common sexual problems in women with diabetes include: Decreased vaginal lubrication during stimulation Decreased or no sexual desire Decreased or absent sexual response. Key Tools and Resources Erectile Dysfunction Guideline Update Panel. The ...
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*  New ACC/AHA Prevention Guidelines Address Blood Cholesterol, Obesity, Healthy Living and Risk Assess
... ment - American College of Cardiology. JACC. Diabetes and Cardiometabolic Disease. Advocacy & Policy. Back to Listings New ACC/AHA Prevention Guidelines Address Blood Cholesterol, Obesity, Healthy Living and Risk Assessment Nov 12, 2013. The ACC and the American Heart Association AHA, in collaboration with the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute NHLBI and other specialty societies, have released four guidelines focused on the assessment of cardiovascular risk, lifestyle modifications to reduce cardiovascular risk and management of elevated blood cholesterol and body weight in adults. Treatment of Blood Cholesterol to Reduce Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Risk in Adults. The Guideline on the Treatment of Blood Cholesterol to Reduce Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Risk in Adults focuses on the use of statins for primary and secondary prevention of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease ASCVD in higher risk patients. Prevention Guidelines Tools/CV Risk Calculator ...
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*  Worried About Family Or Friends Falling? New Guideline Identifies Those Most At Risk -- ScienceDaily
Worried About Family Or Friends Falling. New Guideline Identifies Those Most At Risk -- ScienceDaily. Worried About Family Or Friends Falling. New Guideline Identifies Those Most At Risk. Date: February 8, 2008 Source: American Academy of Neurology Summary: A new guideline developed by the American Academy of Neurology finds certain neurology patients are at a high risk of accidental falls and should be regularly screened to help prevent the high number of fall-related injuries and deaths in the United States each year. A new guideline developed by the American Academy of Neurology finds certain neurology patients are at a high risk of accidental falls and should be regularly screened to help prevent the high number of fall-related injuries and deaths in the United States each year. American Academy of Neurology. "Worried About Family Or Friends Falling. New Guideline Identifies Those Most At Risk." ScienceDaily. American Academy of Neurology. Worried About Family Or ...
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Search Results
NGC:006948 American Association of Neuroscience Nurses - Professional Association. View all guidelines by the developer s. Compare Selected. 2 Guidelines for the acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury in infants, children, and adolescents - second edition. NGC:009089 Brain Trauma Foundation - Disease Specific Society. View all guidelines by the developer s. Compare Selected. 3 Traumatic brain injury medical treatment guidelines. View all guidelines by the developer s. Compare Selected. 2005 May revised 2011 Sep. View all guidelines by the developer s. Compare Selected. 2006 revised 2013 Nov 18. View all guidelines by the developer s. Compare Selected. In: Clinical guidelines for stroke management 2010. 2007 Oct revised 2010 Sep. View all guidelines by the developer s. Compare Selected. 1998 May 15 revised 2010 Oct 27. NGC:008166 Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center - Hospital/Medical Center. View all guidelines ...
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*  Treatment guidelines update
... Join POZ:. POZ Personals Sign In / Join. POZ 100. ABOUT HIV/AIDS. What is HIV/AIDS. Symptoms Opportunistic Infections OIs Newly Diagnosed Disclosing Your HIV Status Living With HIV The Big Treatment Questions Side Effects and Other Health Problems POZ Focus / Fact Sheets Finding a Doctor Finding Support Health Services Directory. TREATMENT. Newsfeed Treatment News POZ Exclusives Opinion Criminalization News Conference Coverage Global News World AIDS Day RSS Feeds. COMMUNITY. POZ Community Forums. Main Forums. Living With HIV. Treatment guidelines update. Main Forums. I Just Tested Poz Living With HIV Vivir con el VIH Someone I Care About Has HIV Long-Term Survivors Positive Women AIDS Activism In Memoriam. Meds, Mind, Body Benefits Questions About Treatment Side Effects Insurance, Benefits Programs HIV Mental Health HIV Lipodystrophy Metabolic Problems Nutrition HIV Research News Studies. Stats Total Posts: 675714 Total Topics: 52424 Online Today: 166 Online Ever: 585 January 07, 2014, 02:31:47 ...
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*  ASTRO's New Guidelines on Post-operative Radiation Therapy for Endometrial Cancer
... REGISTER. EMAIL SIGNUP. ACO Coalition. ASTRO's New Guidelines on Post-operative Radiation Therapy for Endometrial Cancer. The American Society for Radiation Oncology ASTRO has issued a new guideline, The Role of Postoperative Radiation Therapy for Endometrial Cancer: An ASTRO Evidence-Based Guideline, that details the use of adjuvant radiation therapy in the treatment of endometrial cancer. The guideline's executive summary is published in the May-June 2014 issue of Practical Radiation Oncology PRO, the official clinical practice journal of ASTRO. The full-length guideline is available as an open-access article online. Published Online : April 25, 2014. The American Society for Radiation Oncology ASTRO has issued a new guideline, The Role of Postoperative Radiation Therapy for Endometrial Cancer: An ASTRO Evidence-Based Guideline, that details the use of adjuvant radiation therapy in the treatment of endometrial cancer. The guideline s executive ...
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*  Practice Guidelines: Practice Guidelines - American Family Physician
... Advertisement. Previous article Next article. Sep 15, 2004 Issue. Practice Guideline Briefs. FREE PREVIEW. AAFP members and paid subscribers: Log in to get free access. All others: Purchase online access. FREE PREVIEW. Purchase online access to read the full version of this article. CARRIE MORANTZ BRIAN TORREY Am Fam Physician. 2004 Sep 15;70 6 :1168-1171. Updated Guideline on Jaundice in Newborns. The Subcommittee on Hyperbilirubinemia of the American Academy of Pediatrics AAP has updated its clinical practice guideline on identifying and managing jaundice in newborns. “Management of Hyperbilirubinemia in the Newborn Infant 35 or More Weeks of Gestation” appears in the July 2004 issue of Pediatrics and is available online at http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/cgi/content/full/114/1/297. The AAP updated its guideline to provide physicians with specific advice about treatment and to promote greater uniformity and consistency of care for all newborns. Among the ...
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*  gms | G-I-N Conference 2012 | Using diagnostic meta-analysis to inform decision making for risk scor
Using diagnostic meta-analysis to inform decision making for risk scoring systems. G-I-N Conference 2012 Guidelines International Network 22.08 - 25.08.2012, Berlin. Artikel. Using diagnostic meta-analysis to inform decision making for risk scoring systems Meeting Abstract. K Dworzynski - Royal College of Physicians National Clinical Guideline Centre, London, UK. V Pollit - Royal College of Physicians National Clinical Guideline Centre, London, UK. T Reason - Royal College of Physicians National Clinical Guideline Centre, London, UK. A Kelsey - Royal College of Physicians National Clinical Guideline Centre, London, UK. B Higgins - Royal College of Physicians National Clinical Guideline Centre, London, UK. Guidelines International Network. The guideline development group GDG asked whether any one scoring systems was more accurate. A diagnostic meta- analysis was conducted to help the GDG in their decisions on which of these systems should be recommended. ...
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*  Appendix D: Contributors | Adult and Adolescent OI Prevention and Treatment Guidelines | AIDSinfo
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*  Practical recommendations and perspectives on cardiac screening for healthy pediatric athletes.
... BioMedSearch. Advanced Search. Tools. Search Tutorial. Login. Create Free Account. Document Detail. Practical recommendations and perspectives on cardiac screening for healthy pediatric athletes. MedLine Citation:. PMID: 21623290 Owner: NLM Status: In-Data-Review. Abstract/OtherAbstract:. Primary care providers often are asked to perform the preparticipation physical exam and cardiac screening of pediatric athletes. It can be challenging to evaluate which athletes may require further cardiac evaluation and specialist referral based on a focused history and physical. There is considerable controversy surrounding mass electrocardiogram ECG screening of athletes in the United States. The ECG is one of several diagnostic tests used by pediatric cardiologists in the evaluation of underlying heart disease in young athletes. This article reviews cardiac conditions associated with sudden death, discusses pertinent findings on history and physical, and provides clinically relevant information for practitioners ...
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*  New cholesterol guidelines | Dr. Petter - Auburn Reporter
New cholesterol guidelines. Dr. Petter - Auburn Reporter. Subscribe. Green Editions. Contact Us. News. Latest News. Weather. Calendar. Cliff Mass Weather Blog. Electric Phase. Gluten Free Foodies. Marti Reeder, Realtor, Broker. T-Birds Central. Timi Gustafson, R.D. T-Birds Central. Cliff Mass Weather Blog. Electric Phase. Gluten Free Foodies. Marti Reeder, Realtor, Broker. T-Birds Central. Timi Gustafson, R.D. Electric Phase. Marti Reeder, Realtor, Broker. Gluten Free Foodies. Timi Gustafson, R.D. Community. Calendar. Cliff Mass Weather Blog. Contact Us. Subscribe. Newsletters. Careers. Terms of Use. Local Savings. Green Editions. Weekly Ads. Connect with Us NEWSLETTERS. Lifestyle New cholesterol guidelines. Dr. Petter Tweet. by DR. LINDA PETTER, Auburn Reporter Columnist. New guidelines for taking cholesterol-lowering medication were recently released by the American Heart Association AHA, in conjunction with the American College of Cardiology ACC. What are the new guidelines. ...
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*  NCCN Guidelines May Improve Ovarian Cancer Outcomes
... . Login. Register. Subscription. PRACTICE SETTING. Community Pharmacist. Hospital Pharmacist. Student Pharmacist. Pharmacy Technician. Specialty Pharmacist. Retail Clinician. News. Videos. Resource Centers. Acid Reflux. Acute Coronary Syndrome. ADHD. Asthma. Atrial Fibrillation. Bipolar Disorder. Cardiovascular Health. COPD. Cough and Cold. Epilepsy. Flu. Glaucoma. Heart Failure. Hepatitis C. HIV. Infectious Disease. Neutropenia. Osteoporosis. Pain Management. Pharmacy Management. Type 2 Diabetes. Vitamins and Supplements. Women's Health. Continuing Education. CHPC 2016. Community. Contributors. Blogs. Publications. NCCN Guidelines May Improve Ovarian Cancer Outcomes. Published Online: Monday, September 16, 2013. Follow Pharmacy Times:. Ovarian cancer patients who receive care that coincides with the National Comprehensive Cancer Network NCCN guidelines may have an increased chance of survival, according to the results of a recent study published in the July 2013 issue of Gynecologic ...
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*  Content sources | DynaMed Plus
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*  About the Guidelines
... Guidelines on Learning that Inform Teaching. Home The Guidelines The Toolkit Discipline Specific Exemplars Embedding Do it Yourself OCW. The Guidelines. Active Guideline 2. Inquiry Guideline 3. Fun Guideline 4. Reflection Guideline 5. Prior Knowledge Guideline 6. Relevance Guideline 7. Dialogue Guideline 8. Diversity Guideline 9. Responsibility Guideline 12. Appropriate IT Guideline 14. Learning Cooperatively Guideline 15. Aligned Assessment Guideline 16. Feedback Guidelines. Overview. About the Guidelines. As part of a strategy to encourage academics to focus their teaching on student learning, this set of Guidelines have been drafted based on the initial set of Guidelines at the University of New South Wales, a review of relevant literature on learning and undergraduate education and exemplar sites available on the web. As academics, our task is to help students learn. ...
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*  New Guidelines on Genetic Testing in Children | Quest Magazine Online
New Guidelines on Genetic Testing in Children. Quest Magazine Online. Quest Magazine Online. New Guidelines on Genetic Testing in Children The AAP and the ACMG have issued recommendations on updated technologies and new uses of genetic testing and screening. The American Academy of Pediatrics AAP and the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics ACMG have released new guidelines to address updated technologies and new uses of genetic testing and screening in children. New guidelines address diagnostic and carrier testing; newborn screening; predictive genetic testing; histocompatibility, or “tissue-matching” testing; adoption; the sharing of test results; paternity testing and direct-to-consumer marketing of genetic tests. In response, the American Academy of Pediatrics AAP and the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics ACMG have released new guidelines to address updated technologies and new uses of genetic testing and screening in children. New ...
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*  Haematologic malignancies | ESMO
Newly Diagnosed and Relapsed Mantle Cell Lymphoma: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines Hodgkin's Lymphoma: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines Newly Diagnosed and Relapsed Follicular Lymphoma: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines Myelodysplastic Syndromes: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines Phase III Study Strengthens Support of Ibrutinib as Second-line Therapy for CLL and SLL European Medicines Agency Recommends to Extend Indications for Ofatumumab European Medicines Agency Recommends Granting a Marketing Authorisation for Obinutuzumab Idelalisib in Relapsed Indolent Lymphoma Optimising Targets and Therapeutics in High Risk and Refractory Multiple Myeloma R-GCVP as First Line Treatment for DLBCL Patients with Cardiac Comorbidity FDA Approves Ibrutinib for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia Primary Cutaneous Lymphoma: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinaemia: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines: Haematological ...
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*  Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma (EPR-3) - NHLBI, NIH
Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma EPR-3 - NHLBI, NIH. Skip Navigation. Jump to navigation. Department of Health Human Services. National Institutes of Health. Contact Us. Get Email Alerts. Font Size. Search the NHLBI, use the drop down list to select: the entire site, the Health Topics section only, or the News and Resources section. NHLBI Entire Site. NHLBI Entire Site. Health Topics. News Resources. Intramural Research. Health Topics. Education Awareness. Resources. Contact The Health Information Center. Health Professionals. Systematic Evidence Reviews Clinical Practice Guidelines. Resources. Continuing Education. Research Resources. Scientific Reports. Clinical Trials. What Are Clinical Trials. NHLBI Trials At NIH Clinical Center. Clinical Trial Websites. News Resources. NHLBI In the News. Email Alerts. About NHLBI. NHLBI Director. Contact Us. Health Professionals ». Systematic Evidence Reviews and Clinical Practice Guidelines ». Current Clinical Practice ...
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*  Guideline development is a learning process for everyone | aad.org
Guideline development is a learning process for everyone. Search. About AAD. Support AAD. Excellence in Dermatology Excellence in Dermatologic Surgery Excellence in Medical Dermatology Excellence in Dermatopathology. Patient education resources. Awards, grants, scholarships. Become a member. Clinical guidelines. Awards, grants and scholarships. Transplant Skin Cancer Network. SPOT Skin Cancer. Learn about skin cancer. Care guides. Media resources. Patient education resources. Awards, grants, scholarships. Become a member. AAD Meeting News. Member to Member. 2013 archive. Member tools and benefits Publications Member to Member 2013 archive April 26, 2013. By Christopher Bichakjian, MD I ve been involved with skin cancer treatment guidelines for quite a while, particularly through the National Comprehensive Cancer Network NCCN, as a member of both the melanoma and non-melanoma groups. When the AAD asked me to help develop clinical guidelines for the treatment of melanoma, I gladly ...
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*  | Pediatric ARV Guidelines | AIDSinfo
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*  HealthTeamWorks Guidelines
... home login members subscribe blog contact us about us guidelines meaningful use medical home medical neighborhood coach training results results pcmh pilot data guidelines guidelines overview guidelines healthteamworks was founded as the colorado clinical guidelines collaborative ccgc to convene stakeholders to create evidence based clinical guidelines for colorado providers as the organization expands its mission we continue to develop new and revised guidelines as the foundation of quality care when incorporated into practice using tracking forms registries electronic health records and work flow redesign to maximize the abilities of the healthcare team clinical guidelines support efficient quality care according to glen kotz md a family physician in basalt colo the heavy work was done in the creation and writing of the guidelines now we just have to adopt them into our work flows all the appropriate care is outlined in the ...
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*  Nevirapine (Viramune, NVP) | Perinatal Guidelines | AIDSinfo
Nevirapine Viramune, NVP. Perinatal Guidelines. AIDSinfo. Please enable Javascript in your Browser to experience full features of this website. skip navigation 1-800-448-0440. Contact Us En Español. Search Here:. Home. Menu. Home. Guidelines. Guidelines Home Antiretroviral Treatment. Adult and Adolescent ARV Guidelines. Pediatric ARV Guidelines. Maternal-Child Transmission. Perinatal Guidelines. Management of HIV Complications. Adult and Adolescent OI Prevention and Treatment Guidelines. Pediatric OI Prevention and Treatment Guidelines. Care for Disaster Displaced HIV-Infected Patients. Guidelines on Care for HIV-Infected Residents Displaced from Disaster Areas. Pre-exposure Prophylaxis. Pre-exposure Prophylaxis PrEP Guidelines. Postexposure Prophylaxis. Occupational Postexposure Prophylaxis PEP Guidelines. Nonoccupational Postexposure Prophylaxis nPEP Guidelines. Laboratory Testing Guidelines. Laboratory Testing ...
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*  New guidelines for heart treatment (From Witney Gazette)
New guidelines for heart treatment From Witney Gazette. More info about cookies. Local Info. Sign-in. Sign in. Sign in. Forgotten password / Forgotten email. Or sign in with. New guidelines for heart treatment. Aspirin has commonly been used to treat heart rhythm disorder atrial fibrillation. Doctors should prescribe newer medications rather than using the "smokescreen" of aspirin to treat a common heart condition, guidance released today advises. Aspirin had commonly been used to treat atrial fibrillation AF, a heart rhythm disorder, which affects 1.5% of the population. The latest research from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence Nice advises doctors not to prescribe it to AF patients but to use instead anticoagulant drugs which prevent blood clots forming. It is thought around 200,000 patients in England are currently on aspirin for their AF. Dr Campbell Cowan, chair of the Guideline Development Group, said: "Aspirin has been a little bit of a smokescreen to ...
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*  Dr. Wes: Cholesterol Guidelines - Evidence Based?
Wes: Cholesterol Guidelines - Evidence Based. Cholesterol Guidelines - Evidence Based. Drs J Abrahmson and JM Wright published an interesting article in The Lancet on their evaluation of guidelines for the treatment of hyperlipidemia: For adults aged between 30 and 80 years old who already have occlusive vascular disease, statins confer a total and cardiovascular mortality benefit and are not controversial. In formulating recommendations for primary prevention, why do authors of guidelines not rely on the data that already exist from the primary prevention trials. The authors argue that current guidelines are an extrapolation of secondary prevention trials, or data combined from secondary and primary prevention trials, and not based on randomized trials of just primary prevention in the hyperlipidemia literature. To establish a basis for their concerns, they performed a retrospective analysis of the data from primary prevention trials which they admit were not perfect ...
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*  Guide for Guidelines
... published on international diabetes federation http www idf org home what we do guidelines guideline development guide for guidelines the guide for guidelines is a publication of the idf task force on clinical practice guidelines it has been written for all those involved in the care of people with diabetes for those about to prepare guidelines to assist in the delivery of diabetes care and for those who wish to draw on the experience of others in developing such guidelines the publication includes an overview of guidelines planning and preparation issues which need to be considered before embarking on the process of guideline development step by step advice on developing implementing and evaluating guidelines taking into consideration varying resource limitations in different settings around the world sources of further information mostly in english which may be useful download the guide for guidelines pdf this publication has ...
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*  Cholesterol Guidelines for People with High Risk of Heart Attack - MEDtropolis
... Skip to content. . Home. Health Library. Kids Health. Virtual Body. Helpful Links. Home. Health Library. Health Library. Back. The National Cholesterol Education Program NCEP offers cholesterol guidelines for men and women. Cholesterol and Heart Disease. High levels of LDL cholesterol and/or low levels of high-density lipoprotein HDL, or good cholesterol, are major risk factors for heart attack and stroke, two of the most common causes of death in the US. The good news is that most people can control major heart disease risk factors, including cholesterol levels, smoking, excessive weight, lack of exercise, high blood pressure, and type 2 diabetes. Screening for lipid disorders like high cholesterol depends on your age and whether you have any risk factors for heart disease. A Run-Down of the Guidelines. The guidelines propose different recommendations depending on a person s degree of risk of heart attack within the next ten years. This risk is determined by the presence of several ...
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*  National Guideline Clearinghouse | Putting evidence into practice: evidence-based interventions t
Putting evidence into practice: evidence-based interventions to prevent, manage, and treat chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting. Guideline Title Putting evidence into practice: evidence-based interventions to prevent, manage, and treat chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting. Putting evidence into practice: evidence-based interventions to prevent, manage, and treat chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting. Inclusion Criteria Full research report, systematic review, guideline or meta-analysis Study must report results of measurement of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting CINV The study examines an intervention aimed at affecting CINV Study sample must include patients with cancer Include pediatric as well as adult studies. Rating Scheme for the Strength of the Recommendations Recommended for Practice Interventions for which effectiveness has been demonstrated by strong evidence from rigorously designed studies, meta-analyses, or systematic reviews, and for which expectation of harms is ...
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*  .. New Guidelines Limit The Use Of Antibiotics When Treating Children [Video] .. Best of WCRZ .. Re
New Guidelines Limit The Use Of Antibiotics When Treating Children. By Steph November 20, 2013 5:30 AM. Share on Facebook. Share on Twitter. Don’t expect your doctor to get out the prescription pad next time you take your child or grandchild in for an ear infection or cough. Find out why. The American Academy of Pediatrics has. just released new guidelines for prescribing antibiotics when treating common childhood illnesses. These new guidelines encourage doctors to take a “wait and see” approach when they see children with ear infections, a runny nose or coughing. In keeping with these updated guidelines, doctors should choose an antibiotic that treats the specific bacteria causing the illness, only if symptoms persist or become severe. The academy warns that bacteria are getting stronger and more resistant to antibiotics because they are over prescribed. For more information on these new guidelines, click here, or click here. More in the video below. Tell us how you feel ...
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*  Diagnostic criteria for sepsis, severe sepsis and septi | OPENi
ABSTRACT Practice guidelines are systematically developed statements and recommendations that assist the physicians and patients in making decisions about appropriate health care measures for specific clinical circumstances taking into account specific national health care structures. The 1 st revision of the S-2k guideline of the German Sepsis Society in collaboration with 17 German medical scientific societies and one self-help group provides state-of-the-art information results of controlled clinical trials and expert knowledge on the effective and appropriate medical care prevention, diagnosis, therapy and follow-up care of critically ill patients with severe sepsis or septic shock. Major Continuity of Patient Care/standards* Emergency Medical Services/standards* Intensive Care/standards* Patient Care Team/standards* Sepsis*/diagnosis/prevention control/therapy. ABSTRACT Practice guidelines are systematically developed statements and recommendations that assist the physicians and ...
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*  Practice Guidelines | IAS-USA
Practice Guidelines. IAS-USA. Home Attend a Live Course. HIV Courses Hepatitis C Virus Courses Past Courses About IAS–USA Courses Frequently Asked Questions. Earn CME Online. Cases on the Web COW s Webcasts Webinars Topics in Antiviral Medicine TAM. Access Publications. Topics in Antiviral Medicine ™ TAM. Practice Guidelines. Find Resources. Pocket Cards Podcasts Slides Links to Events. About IAS–USA. Board of Directors Viral Hepatitis Advisory Board Steering Committees, Panels, and Boards Core Faculty IAS–USA Award Recipients Staff Conference Management for CROI Contact CME Website Policies Funding Information Employment Opportunities Donate Comments and Suggestions. Topics in Antiviral Medicine ™ TAM. Practice Guidelines. Archive. Practice Guidelines. The International Antiviral Society–USA commissions volunteer panels of experts to develop clinical practice recommendations and guidelines in areas of antiviral medicine that are confusing or controversial. HIV Prevention ...
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*  Tratamiento para Enfermedad Renal Crónica | Memorial Hospital | Jacksonville, FL
Tratamiento para Enfermedad Renal Cr nica. Memorial Hospital. Jacksonville, FL. Find A Doctor. Find A Doctor Find A Doctor. Services View All Services. Ambulatory Surgery Centers. Behavioral Health Services. Bone & Joint Center. Emergency Care. Memorial Women's Center. NeuroSpine Center. Patients & Visitors. Patients & Visitors Patients & Visitors. Classes & Events. Florida Health Finder. H2U - health to you. Medical Records. Patient Information. Registration. Health Info. Health Info Health Info. Health Library. Video Library. For Professionals. For Professionals For Professionals. Careers. For Employees. For Physicians. Hospital Affiliation Letters. Patient Transfer Center. Contact Us. Hospital Data. Hospital Information. Find A Doctor. Services View All Services. Ambulatory Surgery Centers. Behavioral Health Services. Bone & Joint Center. Emergency Care. Memorial Women's Center. NeuroSpine Center. Patients & Visitors. Memorial Hospital @MemorialJax Memorial has received a Gold Plus Award for Get With The ...
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*  AAP Issues New Guidelines on Treating Ear Infections in Children - HealthyChildren.org
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*  Standards of Care and Clinical Practice Recommendations: Recommendations At-a-Glance
... clinical guidelines : standards of care and clinical practice recommendations : recommendations at-a-glance Standards of Care and Clinical Practice Recommendations: Type 2 Diabetes Recommendations by Topic Recommendations At-a-Glance. General Recommendations for Care Perform diabetes-focused visit Every 3-6 months. Review care plan: assess goals/strengths/barriers Each visit, revise as needed. Aspirin or Other Antiplatelet Therapy Aspirin therapy 75-162 mg/day unless contraindicated Prescribe if known CVD Consider if 10-year CVD risk >10% Clinical judgment if 10-year CVD risk 5-10%. Assess sexual health/function for men and women At diagnosis, then annually. Blood Pressure Check blood pressure Adult goal: 140/ 90 mmHg Youth goal: Varies with age Each visit. Screen for PAD consider ABI At diagnosis, then annually. Immunizations Hepatitis B Unvaccinated adults 60 years of age; Consider for unvaccinated adults 60 years of age based upon patient's risk factors. Tetanus and Diphtheria Provide every 10 ...
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*  New Guidelines Emphasize Physical Activity in Cancer Prevention
... PT in Motion Home. APTA Home. About PTiM. Other News & Publications. Product Info. Login | Profile. Archives. Advertise. News. Collections. Friday Focus. Favorite. . Text Size. Home. News & Publications. PT in Motion. News. New Guidelines Emphasize Physical Activity in Cancer Prevention. Monday, January 23, 2012. New Guidelines Emphasize Physical Activity in Cancer Prevention Adopting a physically active lifestyle can help achieve and maintain a healthful weight and affect the levels of some hormones that contribute to cancer formation, say new guidelines recently issued by the American Cancer Society ASC. ASC's guidelines are revised approximately every 5 years by a national panel of experts in cancer research, prevention, epidemiology, public health, and policy. They reflect the most current scientific evidence related to dietary and activity patterns and cancer risk. The guidelines focus on recommendations for individual choices regarding diet and physical activity ...
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*  Labs Size Up New Guidelines For Rodent Cages | KENW
Labs Size Up New Guidelines For Rodent Cages. Creative Living. Creative Living Home Page. Watch Past Creative Living Shows. TV Donation Form. FM Donation Form. KENW Online Auction. Creative Living. Business Friends. FM Business Friends. TV Underwriters/Business Friends. Creative Living. Creative Living Home Page. Watch Past Creative Living Shows. TV Donation Form. FM Donation Form. KENW Online Auction. Creative Living. Business Friends. FM Business Friends. TV Underwriters/Business Friends. Labs Size Up New Guidelines For Rodent Cages By. right has 140 square inches of floor space. One interpretation of the new guidelines says this cage wouldn't be big enough to hold a male rat, a female rat and their babies. Recently, some new recommendations about how to house female lab rodents and their babies caused an uproar, with experts at major research institutions now saying they're unsure of what they'll have to do to keep their government funding. It's a chart that lays out new ...
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*  New guidelines deliver concise messages for implementing cardiovascular prevention
May 3, 2012 New guidelines deliver concise messages for implementing cardiovascular prevention May 3, 2012 The latest cardiovascular disease CVD prevention guidelines have been overhauled to produce a user friendly document with concise messages that awards greater weight than ever before to evidence from clinical trials and observational population studies. The "European Guidelines on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Clinical Practice version 2012 " were launched at the EuroPRevent2012 meeting in Dublin, Ireland. For the first time the guidelines were launched at the EuroPRevent2012 meeting, held 3 to 5 May 2012, and published simultaneously in the European Heart Journal and European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. Evidence that CVD is caused by modifiable risk factors and preventable comes from clinical trials and observational community studies. Greater emphasis placed on population studies In a radical departure the Task Force have for the first time introduced the ...
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... Jan 15, 2007 Issue. FREE PREVIEW. AAFP members and paid subscribers: Log in to get free access. All others: Purchase online access. FREE PREVIEW. Purchase online access to read the full version of this article. CDC Releases Data on Visual Impairment in Patients with Diabetes. Patients with diabetes are more likely to be visually impaired than those who do not have the disease. However, few studies have examined whether visual impairments in patients with diabetes can be corrected with glasses or contact lenses. To estimate the proportion of patients with diabetes who could benefit from such treatments, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC published data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Study in the November 3, 2006, issue of Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. Overall, the results suggested that 11 percent of American adults 20 years and older with self-reported diabetes had visual impairments, 65.5 percent of which were correctable. adults with diabetes had mild ...
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*  New guidelines on obesity herald changes in coverage - Journal News | News, sports, jobs, community
New guidelines on obesity herald changes in coverage - Journal News. Mobile: mobile.journal-news.net Sign In. Food. Senior Living. / News / Living / Food /. New guidelines on obesity herald changes in coverage July 11, 2012 By Michelle Andrews, Kaiser Health News. For the millions of people who struggle to lose weight, the new guidelines offer much-needed support. It's unclear whether employers and insurers will welcome the change, though. Under the 2010 health-care law, new health plans and those whose benefits change enough to lose their grandfathered status must provide services recommended by the Preventive Services Task Force at no cost to members. For the 70 percent of employers that already offer weight management programs, that may mean just supplementing what they already offer, says Russell Robbins, a senior clinical consultant at Mercer, a human resources consulting firm. According to the task force, effective weight-loss programs involve 12 to 26 group or individual sessions ...
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New Guidelines Increase Weekly Exercise Quota. News content from Club Industry. Search:. Fitness Studies Buyers Guide Club Industry Show Trends. Management Nutrition/Weight Loss Sales/Marketing Technology Training/Group Exercise. Home > News > New Guidelines Increase Weekly Exercise Quota New Guidelines Increase Weekly Exercise Quota Feb 1, 2005. Club Industry. The guidelines emphasize balancing nutritious foods with activity and increasing the public's consumption of whole grains, fruits and vegetables. Based on research, the guidelines are not a diet per say but a way of life — a way of life your members and clients may need some help deciphering. Depending on individual calorie needs, the recommended range is five to 13 servings of fruits and vegetables, up from five to 10 servings just five years ago, Zied said. For the first time, three one-ounce servings of whole grains are recommended each day. Again, for someone who consumes 2,000 calories a day, that's half ...
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*  guideline development « Science-Based Medicine
guideline development Science-Based Medicine. Clinical Practice Guidelines: Cholesterol Tests for Children. Posted by Harriet Hall on October 9, 2012 The American Academy of Family Physicians journal American Family Physician AFP has a feature called Journal Club that I’ve mentioned before. In the September 15 issue the journal club analyzed an article that critiqued the process for developing clinical practice guidelines. Tags: AAP, clinical practice guidelines, guideline development, Guidelines, journal club, lipid screening, USPSTF. Archives Select Month October 2015 September 2015 August 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 ...
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*  UMass Medical School - Worcester: Family doctors cautious about new guidelines to prevent heart dise
... ase. Family doctors cautious about new guidelines to prevent heart disease. Print Family doctors cautious about new guidelines to prevent heart disease Domino, Silk, Saver and Adler favor lifestyle changes over more drugs By Sandra Gray UMass Medical School Communications. January 10, 2014 Family doctors at UMass Medical School are discussing how they will use new guidelines from the American Heart Association to help patients reduce their risk of heart disease. Frank Domino, MD, and other UMMS family physicians applaud the guidelines’ move away from specific low density lipoprotein LDL or “bad” cholesterol numbers as goals for treating high cholesterol, focusing instead on which patients should take statins based upon their individual demographics and cardiovascular risk. He does this by using one of the available risk calculators to compare what an individual’s risk of having a heart attack in the next ten years is without medication versus what their risk will be with an ...
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