Although some stakeholders are interested in keeping it going, it’s unclear what that would look like and what role, if any, AHRQ would have.
From the Journals
A new analysis estimates that adopting the 2017 ACC/AHA hypertension guidelines would add 15 million Americans to the ranks of the hypertensives,...
AMSTERDAM – A key feature of the pending recommendations divides management targets into sicca syndrome and systemic disease.
One-quarter of those classified as having elevated BP in the 2004 guideline were reclassified as having stage 1 hypertension.
Evidence is insufficient to assess risks vs. benefits of screening ECG for asymptomatic adults.
The updated guideline is based on an increasing burden of colorectal cancer in younger individuals.
Clinical Guidelines for Family Physicians
Exercise interventions 3 times a week for 12 months prevent injurious falls with minimal adverse effects.
The National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention has released the first standard care recommendations for suicide prevention.
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force statement recommends doctor/patient discussion of risks and benefits for most men before PSA screening.
LAS VEGAS – Some medical societies say the diagnosis can be made with antibody titers and symptoms alone, others disagree.