QD: News Every Day--New statin guidelines could create 13 million more adults eligible for prescriptions
QD: News Every Day--New statin guidelines could create 13 million more adults eligible for prescriptions. ... Statin guidelines released last year could increase the number of adults who would be eligible for statin therapy by 12.8 million, mostly from
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
QD: News Every Day--Back pain guidelines not influencing how doctors manage care. ... In stark contrast to guidelines for managing routine back pain, doctors are increasing their use of diagnostic imaging, referrals and narcotics, while nonsteroidal
Representatives of the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) approved updated guidelines to help ensure the safety and quality of telemedicine technology. ... But as telemedicine has grown, so too, has the need for clear, common-sense guidelines that
The eating patterns for many Americans are not healthy, according to the dietary guidelines committee report. ... Guidelines. 2013 AHA/ACC guideline on lifestyle management to reduce cardiovascular risk: a report of the American College of
ACP, along with other health care organizations, supports new guidelines released by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the National Partnership for Women & Families. ... The Project on Facility Guidelines for the Safe
QD: News Every Day--Teens with headaches prescribed opioids, against guidelines. Nearly half of teens with headaches received an opioid during follow-up treatments, and more than one-quarter of that ... group got 3 or more, despite guidelines against
Several sessions focused on clinical practice guidelines that the Endocrine Society recently crafted on hirsutism and disease prevention. ... Rosenzweig said. The guidelines are currently under peer review; once published, they will be available online.
The 7-day limit aligns with the recent CDC guidelines for primary care practitioners. ... CDC guidelines and issued a statement of support after the final version was released.).
QD: News Every Day--CKD guidelines may lead to overdiagnosis, overtreatment. Defining chronic kidney disease (CKD) based on estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) has led to one in eight people being ... Under a 2002 guideline, anyone with an eGFR