All of the trainees treated the patient's ovarian cancer according to National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) guidelines. ... Educators and guideline developers should do even more, she said, generating the awareness and conducting the research
These results should strengthen guideline recommendations for the use of lipid-lowering therapies, including non-statin treatment, in older patients,” the paper stated.
FDA's new conflict-of-interest guidelines. Seems like everyone is getting on the conflict-of-interest bandwagon when it comes to drug companies. ... New FDA guidelines prohibit the experts who advise during committee meetings to participate if they,
QD: News Every Day--Task Force mammography guideline didn't change screening rates. ... Mammography guidelines issued by the U.S. Preventive Service task Force may have had no impact in changing screening rates in average-risk women in their 40s, a study
This issue covers the debate about statins guidelines, evidence-based guidelines for gout, and physicians-in-training who face discrimination. ... Our story in this issue offers an overview of the Task Force guidelines as well as tips on discussing
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.
Patients should undergo glucose and microalbuminuria testing annually and have fasting plasma glucose, hemoglobin A1C and lipids tests every six months, the guidelines state. ... Physicians often have little success getting patients to embrace lifestyle
Guidelines synthesize the evidence into actionable statements.”. Dr. Qaseem and hundreds of other physicians and academics evaluated guideline development and implementation, including clinical performance measures, at the 2016 G-I-N ... Guidelines are
Updated guidelines for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease revised the definition and staging of the condition, and an expert offers tips for optimal care. ... To assess symptoms, the guidelines recommend using the modified Medical Research Council
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