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.
One-quarter of those classified as having elevated BP in the 2004 guideline were reclassified as having stage 1 hypertension.
The National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention has released the first standard care recommendations for suicide prevention.
LAS VEGAS – Some medical societies say the diagnosis can be made with antibody titers and symptoms alone, others disagree.
For every year of psoriasis, a patient’s risk of a major cardiovascular event climbs an additional 1%.
Guidelines rely on evidence of benefits in adults, but should spur research in children.
From the Journals
Practice preparation is now included in the guidelines.
To be effective, PEP needs to be initiated within 72 hours of exposure, but many people don’t know about this option.
New surveillance guidelines, increased focus on social determinants of health are evidence driven.
The practice should only be performed as part of an approved research protocol.