New guidelines recommend basing treatment decisions on levels of risk rather than LDL targets. ... The moment the guidelines hit the press. many physicians felt uncomfortable,” he said.
The new guidelines tackle that fear of side effects—along with medication benefits—directly in a series of charts. ... The option to take a bisphosphonates break after that stretch should only be considered in lower-risk patients, the guidelines said.
Systemic pharmacologic therapy is not recommended for stress incontinence in the ACP guideline. ... Nonsurgical management of urinary incontinence in women: a clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians.
Doctors resist changes of new cancer screening guidelines. Cancer. Just the word is scary. ... String him up!". Hence we have the new guidelines for prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing.
These guidelines are a little different in that they're not going to be in a print version. ... Masur. The AASLD/IDSA guidelines, which were developed with the International Antiviral Society-USA as a collaborating partner, are available online.
ACP guidelines now include a statement that clinical practice guidelines should be taken as "guides" and may not apply to all patients and all clinical situations. ... s recent guidelines for management of hypertension in patients over age 60, for example
Generalist physicians should seize the day and act to implement these guidelines,” they wrote. ... These guidelines and most guidelines say that CBT alone and SGA alone are equally effective.
Guidelines call for internists to screen for depression, but only if they can offer support once they make a diagnosis. ... The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force's (USPSTF) depression screening guidelines, published in the Dec.
I read many articles and finally think I am understanding the big progress these guidelines achieve. ... My favorite review is on Medscape (free registration required) New Cholesterol Guidelines Abandon LDL Targets.
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. .