Fully implementing recent hypertension guidelines for adults ages 35 to 74 could potentially prevent about 56,000 cardiovascular events and 13,000 deaths annually, while saving money, a study found.
3 Feb 2015
Updated recommendations on evaluating and managing sports-related concussions were released by the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) last week.
26 Mar 2013
The Endocrine Society last week issued a clinical practice guideline on managing osteoporosis in men.
26 Jun 2012
Amir Qaseem, MD, PhD, MHA, FACP, director of clinical policy at ACP, was elected as the chair of the Guidelines International Network (G-I-N).
18 Sep 2012
While ACP's Performance Measurement Committee considers the Controlling High Blood Pressure measure to be “high impact,” it determined after review in July 2021 that it does not support the measure due to uncertain validity.
1 Apr 2022
The International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care (IAPAC) has issued new guidelines on improving adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART).
6 Mar 2012
The American College of Chest Physicians released updated guidelines last week on antithrombotic therapy and prevention of thrombosis.
14 Feb 2012
The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) released a new guideline last week on the diagnosis and management of asymptomatic neoplastic pancreatic cysts.
31 Mar 2015
MKSAP Quiz: follow-up visit for dermatomyositis
7 Dec 2010
MKSAP Quiz: Preoperative evaluation
20 Jul 2010