QD: News Every Day--Stroke guideline focus on women's specific needs. Women now have their own set of stroke guidelines that focus on their unique needs, including prevention of preeclampsia ... The guidelines appeared online Feb. 6 in Stroke. Prevention
A: It was certainly not attitudes among physicians in general that have influenced guidelines. ... attitudes. My hope is that awareness of the guidelines is actually influencing their attitudes.
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
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--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
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
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 professional societies and other groups that develop guidelines should not accept direct industry funding for the work, the report said. ... Anyone with a financial conflict of interest should not participate in guideline development.
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