Clinical guidelines on pain management have added strong language about addiction assessment and now advise physicians to first consider other lines of treatment, said Roger Chou, FACP, a general internist at ... He is also the author of several clinical
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
They ask if the present guidelines are really advocating a blanket prescription for statins based on age. ... It is possible that guidelines that increase the use of statins will also make us just a little weaker, achier, stupid, and diabetic. .
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.
QD: News Every Day--businesses push back against mammography guidelines. ACP Internist's wrap-up of current events looks at the business pressures that contributed to the push-back against
QD: News Every Day--4 guidelines make PCPs the point people for prevention. ... read. To lower the blood cholesterol, and particularly LDL cholesterol, the guidelines strongly recommend limiting saturated fat and trans fat.
Dietary guidelines for which Americans? We received the report of the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee some weeks ago. ... The Department of Health and Human Services and the USDA have the final word on what the dietary guidelines are.
Clinical guideline for the evaluation, management and long-term care of obstructive sleep apnea in adults. ... Diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea in adults: a clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians.
QD: News Every Day--3 guidelines to help clinicians manage cancer survivor's care. ... Key guideline recommendations are:. • All patients should be screened for fatigue from the point of diagnosis onward;. •
The evidence used to underpin these guidelines was different in North America and Europe. ... And that is the problem with pharyngitis guidelines. db is the nickname for Robert M.