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.
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
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.
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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
Major guidelines on hypertension released last year appear to have raised perhaps as many questions as they answered. ... The American Society of Hypertension and the International Society of Hypertension released joint guidelines in December, followed
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.
in the clinical trials used to form guidelines.
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.