EHR-based alerts for outpatients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF) led to significantly higher rates of guideline-directed medical therapy (GDMT) at 30 days compared with usual care, ... The researchers also surveyed clinicians
of trustees member with Guidelines International Network, a group dedicated to strengthening clinical guidelines and guideline development. ... The Guidelines International Network or G-I-N is a global membership of medical experts dedicated to leading,
Among other changes, the new guideline refines the classifications of heart failure based on left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) as follows:. ... Another significant change is that the guideline now recommends sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT-2)
gout guidelines, said that rheumatologists are concerned about the potential impact on patients from the ACP guideline's nonsupport for treat-to-target. ... The ACP guideline, the ACR 2012 guidelines, and the EULAR 2016 guidelines are in agreement that a
The guideline was funded by the ATS, which did not influence its content, and will be re-evaluated in roughly five years. ... The main limitation of the guideline is the small number of recommendations included, the authors noted.
ACP recently released two new clinical guidelines on the diagnosis and management of adult patients with diverticulitis. ... 18 by Annals of Internal Medicine. In the first guideline, ACP suggested that clinicians:.
A clinical practice guideline developed by a task force of experts commissioned by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine provides recommendations for treating patients with disorders of hypersomnolence. ... Among the strong recommendations for adults,
Therapy for intermittent asthma (SABAs for rescue therapy) did not change from the previous guideline. ... For mild persistent asthma, the guideline recommended either daily low-dose ICS plus as-needed SABA therapy or as-needed concomitant ICS and SABA
An updated guideline for Ménière's disease offers criteria for diagnosis and recommendations on testing, treatment, and patient education. ... In addition, treatment approaches aim to relieve or prevent hearing loss, tinnitus, and aural fullness and
An updated guideline includes one strong recommendation for the use of multicomponent cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia (CBT-I). ... Do not use sleep hygiene as a single-component therapy. The guideline updates the AASM's 2006 practice parameters.