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Guidelines in Progress

The list below identifies guidelines that have not yet been posted to the NGC Web site because they are being processed. This list includes both new and updated guidelines that meet the NGC Inclusion Criteria and for which NGC has received the necessary copyright permissions. Guideline titles are listed alphabetically by guideline developer.

New reflects guidelines added to the NGC work queue within the last 2 weeks.

NGC currently contains 206 guidelines in progress.

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Academy for Chiropractic Education (1)
  • Manual medicine guidelines for musculoskeletal injuries.
Agency for Health Quality and Assessment of Catalonia (AQuAS) (1)
  • Clinical practice guideline on the comprehensive care of people with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.
AIM Specialty Health (1)
  • Polysomnography and home sleep testing.
Alberta Health Services, Cancer Care (26)
  • Biopsy of a suspicious pigmented lesion.
  • Cancer of the uterine cervix.
  • Chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
  • Endometrial cancer.
  • Epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube, and primary peritoneal cancer.
  • Glioblastoma.
  • Influenza immunization for adult and pediatric patients undergoing cancer treatment.
  • Lymphoma.
  • Malignant pleural mesothelioma.
  • Management of febrile neutropenia in adult cancer patients.
  • Management of in-transit disease of the limbs.
  • Management of resectable stage IV primary cutaneous melanoma without nodal disease.
  • Muscle invasive and locally advanced/metastatic bladder cancer.
  • Nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer.
  • Non-small cell lung cancer stage IV.
  • Optimal excision margins for primary cutaneous melanoma.
  • Ovarian germ cell tumours.
  • Preoperative and pretreatment investigations for malignant melanoma.
  • Prostate cancer.
  • Referral and follow-up surveillance of cutaneous melanoma.
  • Sentinel node biopsy in primary cutaneous melanoma.
  • Squamous cell carcinoma of the vulva.
  • Systemic therapy for unresectable stage III or metastatic cutaneous melanoma.
  • Testicular germ cell tumours.
  • Thymic neoplasms.
  • Uterine sarcoma.
American Academy of Dermatology (1)
  • Guidelines of care for the management of atopic dermatitis. Section 1. Diagnosis and assessment of atopic dermatitis.
American Academy of Neurology (3)
  • Evidence-based guideline: assessment and management of psychiatric disorders in individuals with MS. Report of the Guideline Development Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology.
  • Summary of evidence-based guideline update: prevention of stroke in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation. Report of the Guideline Development Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology.
  • Summary of evidence-based guideline: complementary and alternative medicine in multiple sclerosis. Report of the Guideline Development Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology.
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) (1)
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons appropriate use criteria for non-arthroplasty treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee.
American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (1)
  • Clinical practice guideline: acute otitis externa.
American Association for Respiratory Care (1)
  • AARC clinical practice guideline: effectiveness of nonpharmacologic airway clearance therapies in hospitalized patients.
American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (1)
  • Clinical practice guidelines for the perioperative nutritional, metabolic, and nonsurgical support of the bariatric surgery patient - 2013 update: cosponsored by American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, The Obesity Society, and American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.
American College of Emergency Physicians (2)
  • Clinical policy: critical issues in the evaluation and management of adult patients presenting to the emergency department with seizures.
  • Clinical policy: procedural sedation and analgesia in the emergency department.
American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (1)
  • Evaluation of the adolescent or adult with some features of Marfan syndrome.
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (1)
  • Management of abnormal cervical cancer screening test results and cervical cancer precursors.
American College of Radiology (16)
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® anal cancer.
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® definitive external-beam irradiation in stage T1 and T2 prostate cancer.
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® early-stage non–small-cell lung cancer.
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® follow-up of lower-extremity arterial bypass surgery.
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® high-dose-rate brachytherapy for prostate cancer.
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® imaging for transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® induction and adjuvant therapy for N2 non–small-cell lung cancer.
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® localized nodal indolent lymphoma.
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® local-regional recurrence (LRR) and salvage surgery—breast cancer.
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® management of vaginal cancer.
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® nontraumatic aortic disease.
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® pretreatment evaluation and follow-up of endometrial cancer.
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® second and third trimester bleeding.
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® suspected lower urinary tract trauma.
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® suspected lower-extremity deep vein thrombosis.
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria® thyroid carcinoma.
American Gastroenterological Association Institute (1)
  • American Gastroenterological Association Institute guideline on the use of thiopurines, methotrexate, and anti–TNF-α biologic drugs for the induction and maintenance of remission in inflammatory Crohn's disease.
American Heart Association (1)
  • Guidelines for the prevention of stroke in women: a statement for healthcare professionals from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.
American Optometric Association (1)
  • Evidence-based clinical practice guideline: eye care of the patient with diabetes mellitus.
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (2)
  • Guidelines for safety in the gastrointestinal endoscopy unit.
  • The role of endoscopy in the evaluation and management of dysphagia.
American Society of Anesthesiologists (1)
  • Practice guidelines for the perioperative management of patients with obstructive sleep apnea: an updated report by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Perioperative Management of patients with obstructive sleep apnea.
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (2)
  • Practice parameters for the surgical treatment of ulcerative colitis.
  • Practice parameters for the treatment of sigmoid diverticulitis.
Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (4)
  • Recommended practices for care of patients undergoing pneumatic tourniquet-assisted procedures.
  • Recommended practices for environmental cleaning.
  • Recommended practices for selection and use of packaging systems for sterilization.
  • Recommended practices for sharps safety.