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Systematic Review: No Evidence to Support the Use of Aspirin for the Prevention of Dementia

1 May, 2020 | 02:38h | UTC

Aspirin and other non‐steroidal anti‐inflammatory drugs for the prevention of dementia – Cochrane Library

Summary: Aspirin and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for the prevention of dementia – Cochrane Library

Related Randomized Trial: Aspirin Not Beneficial for Reducing the Risk of Dementia, MCI, or Cognitive Decline

 


COVID-19 and Its Implications for Thrombosis and Anticoagulation

30 Apr, 2020 | 04:13h | UTC

COVID-19 and its implications for thrombosis and anticoagulation – Blood

 


Clinical Guidelines for the Management of Eosinophilic Esophagitis

30 Apr, 2020 | 03:55h | UTC

AGA Institute and the Joint Task Force on Allergy-Immunology Practice Parameters Clinical Guidelines for the Management of Eosinophilic Esophagitis – Gastroenterology

Commentary: New guideline provides evidence-based recommendations for clinical management of EoE – American Gastroenterology Association

 


Inpatient Care of Patients with COVID-19: A Guide for Hospitalists

29 Apr, 2020 | 04:55h | UTC

Inpatient Care of Patients with COVID-19: A Guide for Hospitalists – The American Journal of Medicine

 


Evaluation and Management of Premature Ventricular Complexes

29 Apr, 2020 | 04:52h | UTC

Evaluation and Management of Premature Ventricular Complexes – Circulation (free for a limited period)

 


BTS Guideline for the Use of Long-term Macrolides in Adults with Respiratory Disease

29 Apr, 2020 | 04:49h | UTC

British Thoracic Society guideline for the use of long-term macrolides in adults with respiratory disease – BMJ Open Respiratory Research

 


IDSA Guidelines on Infection Prevention in Patients with Suspected or Known COVID-19

28 Apr, 2020 | 04:47h | UTC

Infectious Diseases Society of America Guidelines on Infection Prevention in Patients with Suspected or Known COVID-19

See also: Infectious Diseases Society of America Guidelines on the Treatment and Management of Patients with COVID-19 Infection

 


Report: Diagnosis, Prevention, and Treatment of Thromboembolic Complications in COVID-19

28 Apr, 2020 | 04:45h | UTC

Diagnosis, Prevention, and Treatment of Thromboembolic Complications in COVID-19: Report of the National Institute for Public Health of the Netherlands – Radiology

 


GERD: A Practical Approach

24 Apr, 2020 | 03:21h | UTC

GERD: A practical approach – Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine

 


Community-acquired Pneumonia: Strategies for Triage and Treatment

24 Apr, 2020 | 03:20h | UTC

Community-acquired pneumonia: Strategies for triage and treatment – Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine

 


Cochrane Review Confirms Effectiveness and Safety of MMR vaccines

23 Apr, 2020 | 09:24h | UTC

Vaccines for measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella in children – Cochrane Library

News Release: Cochrane Review confirms effectiveness of MMR vaccines – Cochrane Library

 


Meta-Analysis: Interventions for the Management of Malignant Pleural Effusions

23 Apr, 2020 | 09:22h | UTC

Interventions for the management of malignant pleural effusions: a network meta‐analysis – Cochrane Library

 


Preoperative Evaluation Before Noncardiac Surgery

23 Apr, 2020 | 09:17h | UTC

Preoperative Evaluation Before Noncardiac Surgery – Mayo Clinic Proceedings

Related Review: Preoperative Cardiac Risk Assessment (review and guidelines)

 


Review: The Treatment of Gallstone Disease

23 Apr, 2020 | 09:19h | UTC

The Treatment of Gallstone Disease – Deutsches Ärzteblatt international

 


ATS Guideline: Diagnosis and Detection of Sarcoidosis

21 Apr, 2020 | 08:00h | UTC

Diagnosis and Detection of Sarcoidosis. An Official American Thoracic Society Clinical Practice Guideline – American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

News Release: First official ATS practice guidelines for Sarcoidosis cover diagnosis and detection – American Thoracic Society

 


Pharyngitis: Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment

17 Apr, 2020 | 01:53h | UTC

Pharyngitis: Approach to diagnosis and treatment – Canadian Family Physician

 


Review: Antidepressants for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

17 Apr, 2020 | 01:52h | UTC

Antidepressants for irritable bowel syndrome – Canadian Family Physician

 


New ATS Guideline: Pharmacologic Management of COPD

15 Apr, 2020 | 03:49h | UTC

Pharmacologic Management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: An Official American Thoracic Society Clinical Practice Guideline

Commentary: New COPD Guidelines Issued – NEJM Journal Watch

 


New EULAR Recommendations for the Management of Lupus Nephritis

8 Apr, 2020 | 01:16h | UTC

2019 Update of the Joint European League Against Rheumatism and European Renal Association–European Dialysis and Transplant Association (EULAR/ERA–EDTA) recommendations for the management of lupus nephritis – Annals of Rheumatic Diseases

Commentary: EULAR, ERA–EDTA issue guidelines for managing lupus nephritis – Medicine Matters

Related Guidelines: Consensus of the Brazilian Society of Rheumatology for the diagnosis, management and treatment of lupus nephritis (free) AND 2019 European League Against Rheumatism/American College of Rheumatology Classification Criteria for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (free) AND 2019 update of the EULAR recommendations for the management of systemic lupus erythematosus (free) AND Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Treatment of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus by the Mexican College of Rheumatology (free) AND The British Society for Rheumatology guideline for the management of systemic lupus erythematosus in adults (free) AND First Latin American clinical practice guidelines for the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus (free) AND Canadian Rheumatology Association Recommendations for the Assessment and Monitoring of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (free PDF)

Related Reviews: Update on Lupus Nephritis – Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (free) AND Immunosuppressive Treatment for Proliferative Lupus Nephritis – Cochrane Library (free) AND Induction and Maintenance Immunosuppression Treatment of Proliferative Lupus Nephritis: A Network Meta-analysis of Randomized Trials. – American Journal of Kidney Diseases (free)

 


NICE Guideline: Venous Thromboembolic Diseases

30 Mar, 2020 | 02:27h | UTC

Venous thromboembolic diseases: diagnosis, management and thrombophilia testing – National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

 


New WHO Recommendations to Prevent Tuberculosis

25 Mar, 2020 | 02:55h | UTC

WHO consolidated guidelines on tuberculosis: module 1: prevention: tuberculosis preventive treatment – World Health Organization (free)

News Release: New WHO recommendations to prevent tuberculosis aim to save millions of lives – World Health Organization (free)

See also: Handbook (free)

Commentaries: Don’t forget chronic lung and immune conditions during covid-19, says WHO – The BMJ (free) AND As COVID-19 rages, WHO calls for more efforts to prevent TB – CIDRAP (free)

 


Surviving Sepsis Campaign: Guidelines on the Management of Critically Ill Adults with Coronavirus Disease 2019

23 Mar, 2020 | 01:37h | UTC

Surviving Sepsis Campaign: Guidelines on the Management of Critically Ill Adults with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) – Intensive Care Medicine (free PDF)

Infographics: The Surviving Sepsis Campaign Rapid Guidelines on the Management of Critically Ill Adults with COVID-19 (free)

See also: COVID-19: Updates for Critical Care and Emergency Physicians (free resources)

 


Infection Prevention and Control guidance for Long-Term Care Facilities in the context of COVID-19

23 Mar, 2020 | 01:34h | UTC

Infection Prevention and Control guidance for Long-Term Care Facilities in the context of COVID-19 – World Health Organization (PDF)

Related Study: COVID-19 in a Long-Term Care Facility — King County, Washington, February 27–March 9, 2020 – CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (free)

“Introduction of COVID-19 into a long-term residential care facility in Washington resulted in cases among 81 residents, 34 staff members, and 14 visitors; 23 persons died” (from CDC)

 


Consensus Guideline: Therapeutic Monitoring of Vancomycin for Serious Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Infections

20 Mar, 2020 | 11:07h | UTC

Therapeutic monitoring of vancomycin for serious methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections: A revised consensus guideline and review by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, and the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists – American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy (free)

 


Interim Guidance: Clinical Management of Severe Acute Respiratory Infection When Novel Coronavirus (nCoV) Infection is Suspected

16 Mar, 2020 | 08:01h | UTC

Clinical management of severe acute respiratory infection when novel coronavirus (nCoV) infection is suspected – World Health Organization (free PDF)

Related: Severe SARS-CoV-2 Infections: Practical Considerations and Management Strategy for Intensivists (free studies and reviews)

 

Related Commentary on Twitter

 


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