Instead, many (can I suggest most) of the recommendations in HAI guidelines are based on uncontrolled before-after quasi-experimental studies, expert opinion and perpetuated dogma. ... Does anyone stop to think how these fact-challenged guidelines might
The subsequent comments have debates over the value of guidelines. Guidelines are like a box of chocolate, you never know what you are going to get. ... And thirdly, the code is more what you’d call “guidelines” than actual rules.
Click here for important new guidelines! Our analyses of InternistWeekly email readership have revealed that our subscribers are particularly interested in any news involving guidelines. ... Thus, we are embarrassed to report that the Labor Day holiday
Compared with chronic pain, though, acute pain has fewer guidelines available, according to physicians and pain experts. ... in pain intensity, according to the clinical guidelines, published April 4, 2017, in Annals of Internal Medicine.
the 7th edition of Dietary Guidelines for Americans places stronger emphasis on reducing calorie consumption and increasing physical activity. ... The New York Times summed up the new guidelines nicely in its headline: Government's Dietary Advice: Eat
in the clinical trials used to form guidelines.
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preferences, according to a new clinical practice guideline released May 3 by the American Urological Association. ... The guideline states:. --PSA screening in men under age 40 years is not recommended.
QD: News Every Day--Stroke guideline focus on women's specific needs. Women now have their own set of stroke guidelines that focus on their unique needs, including prevention of preeclampsia ... The guidelines appeared online Feb. 6 in Stroke. Prevention
A: It was certainly not attitudes among physicians in general that have influenced guidelines. ... attitudes. My hope is that awareness of the guidelines is actually influencing their attitudes.
For diagnosis, the guideline said, flexible endoscopy with biopsy is the preferred method. ... The full guideline, which appears in the July Annals of Thoracic Surgery, is available online.