There were a handful of guidelines that synthesized best practices in the 1990s. ... With so many groups creating guidelines, the Institutes of Medicine wants to standardize them.
Guidelines synthesize the evidence into actionable statements.”. Dr. Qaseem and hundreds of other physicians and academics evaluated guideline development and implementation, including clinical performance measures, at the 2016 G-I-N ... Guidelines are
Performance measurement and the new cholesterol guidelines. Physicians face a consistent great challenge. ... We actually predicted this in 2006: Defining the proper guidelines—the case of cholesterol targets.
Patients should undergo glucose and microalbuminuria testing annually and have fasting plasma glucose, hemoglobin A1C and lipids tests every six months, the guidelines state. ... Physicians often have little success getting patients to embrace lifestyle
The guidelines were produced by representatives from the National Institute on Aging and the Alzheimer's Association. ... The new guidelines cite biomarkers as a key to future research on Alzheimer's.
The guidelines appeared online in an open-access article published in the February issue of Otolarynology—Head and Neck Surgery. ... The 8 guidelines emphasize patient education and counseling, and address common questions with simple answers and
What's new in syncope guidelines. The Europeans have published a thorough guideline for syncope. ... 2018 ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of syncope, European Heart Journal.
QD: News Every Day--Prediabetes guidelines need common A1c level for cost-effective interventions.
ACP issues guidance statement for breast cancer screening of average-risk women with no symptoms | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist
Rather than developing a new clinical practice guideline in these circumstances, ACP instead prepares and releases guidance statements that rely on evidence presented or referenced in selected guidelines and accompanying evidence ... reports. ACP
This issue covers the debate about statins guidelines, evidence-based guidelines for gout, and physicians-in-training who face discrimination. ... Our story in this issue offers an overview of the Task Force guidelines as well as tips on discussing