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AABB (2)

Academy for Chiropractic Education (1)

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  • 2004 Dec 1 (revised 2013 Dec 1)
  • NGC:010305

Manual medicine guidelines for musculoskeletal injuries.

Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine (6)

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (9)

Advanced Research Techniques in the Health Services (1)

Advocacy Council of ACAAI (1)

AIM Specialty Health (4)

Alzheimer's Association (2)

Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI) (1)

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (2)

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (9)

American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (1)

American Academy of Dermatology (6)

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) (2)

American Academy of Neurology (39)

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American Academy of Ophthalmology (4)

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  • 1992 Feb (revised 2012)
  • NGC:009506

Amblyopia.

  • 1996 Sep (revised 2011 Sep)
  • NGC:008993

Cataract in the adult eye.

  • 1992 Feb (revised 2012)
  • NGC:009507

Esotropia and exotropia.

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) (17)

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American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (AAO-HNSF) (10)

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (2)

American Academy of Pediatrics (12)

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  • 2011 Apr
  • NGC:008566

Child passenger safety.

  • 2004 (revised 2013 Mar)
  • NGC:009684

The diagnosis and management of acute otitis media.

American Academy of Periodontology (1)

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (2)

American Academy of Sleep Medicine (6)

American Association for Respiratory Care (8)

American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (7)

American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) (1)

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (7)

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American Association of Manipulation Under Anesthesia Providers (1)

American Association of Neurological Surgeons (31)

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American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (7)

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American Association of Neuroscience Nurses (8)

American Cancer Society (ACS) (5)

American Clinical Neurophysiology Society (1)

American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (1)

American College of Cardiology Foundation (15)

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American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST) (41)

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American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) (9)

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American College of Endocrinology (1)

American College of Gastroenterology (9)

American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) (5)

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) (41)

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  • 2000 May (revised 2008 Aug; reaffirmed 2012)
  • NGC:006762

Alternatives to hysterectomy in the management of leiomyomas.

  • 2008 Jul (reaffirmed 2013)
  • NGC:006764

Anemia in pregnancy.

  • 2005 Nov (revised 2011 Jan)
  • NGC:008207

Antiphospholipid syndrome.

  • 2008 Feb (reaffirmed 2012)
  • NGC:006538

Asthma in pregnancy.

  • 2003 Sep (revised 2013 Feb)
  • NGC:009574

Benefits and risks of sterilization.

  • 2003 Apr (revised 2011 Aug)
  • NGC:008655

Breast cancer screening.

  • 2008 May (reaffirmed 2013)
  • NGC:006534

Diagnosis and management of vulvar skin disorders.

  • 1999 Sep (revised 2008 Jan; reaffirmed 2012)
  • NGC:006287

Elective and risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy.

  • 2007 May (reaffirmed 2012)
  • NGC:005698

Endometrial ablation.

  • 2006 Apr (reaffirmed 2013)
  • NGC:005706

Episiotomy.

  • 2011 Apr
  • NGC:008497

Female sexual dysfunction.

  • 2000 Jan (revised 2013 May)
  • NGC:009797

Fetal growth restriction.

  • 2001 Sep (revised 2013 Aug)
  • NGC:009969

Gestational diabetes mellitus.

  • 2007 Jan (reaffirmed 2011)
  • NGC:005700

Hemoglobinopathies in pregnancy.

  • 2010 Apr (revised 2013 Sep)
  • NGC:009990

Inherited thrombophilias in pregnancy.

  • 2007 Jul (reaffirmed 2011)
  • NGC:006539

Management of adnexal masses.

  • 1999 Oct (revised 2007 Jun; reaffirmed 2012)
  • NGC:005948

Management of herpes in pregnancy.

  • 2001 Jun (revised 2014 Jan)
  • NGC:010193

Management of menopausal symptoms.

  • 1998 Dec (revised 2008 Jun; reaffirmed 2012)
  • NGC:006533

Medical management of ectopic pregnancy.

  • 2001 Apr (revised 2014 Mar)
  • NGC:010247

Medical management of first-trimester abortion.

  • 2001 (revised 2003 Jul; reaffirmed 2013)
  • NGC:003131

Neural tube defects.

  • 2004 Jan (revised 2012 Sep)
  • NGC:009312

Osteoporosis.

  • 2007 Feb (revised 2007 Sep; reaffirmed 2011)
  • NGC:006532

Pelvic organ prolapse.

  • 2006 Oct (reaffirmed 2013)
  • NGC:005702

Postpartum hemorrhage.

  • 2000 Oct (revised 2007 Aug; reaffirmed 2012)
  • NGC:005947

Prevention of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.

  • 2013 Jun
  • NGC:009900

Second-trimester abortion.

  • 2000 Aug (revised 2011 Sep)
  • NGC:008692

Thromboembolism in pregnancy.

  • 2008 Mar (reaffirmed 2012)
  • NGC:006536

Treatment of urinary tract infections in nonpregnant women.

  • 2000 Jul (revised 2006 Jun; reaffirmed 2013)
  • NGC:005704

Use of hormonal contraception in women with coexisting medical conditions.

  • 2003 Oct (revised 2011 Jun)
  • NGC:008575

Use of prophylactic antibiotics in labor and delivery.

  • 2006 May (reaffirmed 2011)
  • NGC:005705

Vaginitis.

  • 2007 Oct (reaffirmed 2012)
  • NGC:006535

Viral hepatitis in pregnancy.

American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (9)

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  • 1997 (revised 2011)
  • NGC:009011

Ankle and foot disorders.

  • 2011
  • NGC:008689

Carpal tunnel syndrome.

  • 1997 (revised 2012)
  • NGC:009336

Elbow disorders.

  • 2011
  • NGC:009298

Hip and groin disorders.

  • 1997 (revised 2011)
  • NGC:009018

Knee disorders.

  • 1997 (revised 2011)
  • NGC:009327

Low back disorders.

  • 1997 (revised 2011)
  • NGC:009012

Shoulder disorders.

American College of Physicians (ACP) (19)

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American College of Preventive Medicine (2)

American College of Radiology (ACR) (203)

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  • 1998 (revised 2013)
  • NGC:010175

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® anal cancer.

  • 1999 (revised 2012)
  • NGC:009237

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® ataxia.

  • 1998 (revised 2013)
  • NGC:010154

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® chronic foot pain.

  • 1998 (revised 2011)
  • NGC:008862

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® chronic hip pain.

  • 1998 (revised 2013)
  • NGC:010155

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® chronic neck pain.

  • 1998 (revised 2014)
  • NGC:010654

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Crohn disease.

  • 1998 (revised 2013)
  • NGC:010145

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® dysphagia.

  • 1996 (revised 2013)
  • NGC:010158

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® headache.

  • 2010 (revised 2012)
  • NGC:009669

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® hematospermia.

  • 1995 (revised 2014)
  • NGC:010665

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® hematuria.

  • 1995 (revised 2014)
  • NGC:010454

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® hemoptysis.

  • 1996 (revised 2012)
  • NGC:009222

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® jaundice.

  • 1996 Sep (revised 2012)
  • NGC:009658

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® palpable breast masses.

  • 2006 (revised 2012)
  • NGC:009240

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® plexopathy.

  • 1995 (revised 2013)
  • NGC:010166

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® renal failure.

  • 1996 (revised 2012)
  • NGC:009673

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® renal trauma.

  • 1995 (revised 2014)
  • NGC:010455

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® rib fractures.

  • 2009 (revised 2012)
  • NGC:009241

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® sinonasal disease.

American College of Rheumatology (6)

American College of Surgeons (1)

American Dental Association (6)

American Diabetes Association (2)

American Epilepsy Society (3)

American Gastroenterological Association Institute (10)

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American Geriatrics Society (AGS) (3)

American Headache Society (1)

American Heart Association (AHA) (18)

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American Medical Directors Association (AMDA) (14)

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  • 2007 (reaffirmed 2011)
  • NGC:005655

Anemia in the long-term care setting.

  • 2004 (revised 2011)
  • NGC:008492

Common infections in the long-term care setting.

  • 1998 (revised 2008; reaffirmed 2013)
  • NGC:006408

Delirium and acute problematic behavior in the long-term care setting.

  • 1998 (revised 2012)
  • NGC:009847

Dementia in the long term care setting.

  • 2003 (revised 2011)
  • NGC:008493

Depression in the long term care setting.

  • 2006 (reaffirmed 2011)
  • NGC:005026

Gastrointestinal disorders.

  • 2007 (revised 2012)
  • NGC:009845

Health maintenance in the long term care setting.

  • 1999 (revised 2012)
  • NGC:009846

Pain management in the long term care setting.

  • 1996 (revised 2008; reaffirmed 2013)
  • NGC:006410

Pressure ulcers in the long-term care setting.

  • 2006 (reaffirmed 2011)
  • NGC:005027

Sleep disorders.

  • 2005 (revised 2011)
  • NGC:008495

Stroke management in the long term care setting.

American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. (AOTA) (10)

American Optometric Association (AOA) (1)

American Pain Society (1)

American Psychiatric Association (4)

American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (ASBMT) (3)

American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (1)

American Society for Clinical Pathology (1)

American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (3)

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (27)

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  • 2003 (revised 2011 Oct)
  • NGC:009183

Complications of colonoscopy.

  • 2003 (revised 2012 Mar)
  • NGC:009184

Complications of ERCP.

  • 2007 Apr (reaffirmed 2011)
  • NGC:006219

Endoscopy in patients with implanted electronic devices.

  • 2005 Mar (revised 2012 July)
  • NGC:009260

Guidelines for endoscopy in pregnant and lactating women.

  • 1988 (revised 2007 Aug; reaffirmed 2011)
  • NGC:006208

Informed consent for GI endoscopy.

  • 2006 Apr (revised 2013 Jul)
  • NGC:009963

Modifications in endoscopic practice for the elderly.

  • 2007 Nov (reaffirmed 2011)
  • NGC:006209

Reprocessing failure.

  • 2007 Aug (reaffirmed 2011)
  • NGC:006207

Role of endoscopy in the management of GERD.

  • 2003 Dec (revised 2011 Aug)
  • NGC:009186

Role of EUS for the evaluation of mediastinal adenopathy.

  • 2001 Dec (revised 2007 Jan; reaffirmed 2011)
  • NGC:006221

The role of endoscopy in dyspepsia.

  • 2002 Jun (revised 2011 Jul)
  • NGC:009187

The role of endoscopy in enteral feeding.

  • 2006 Jun (reaffirmed 2011)
  • NGC:005140

The role of endoscopy in patients with chronic pancreatitis.

American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (1)

American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN) (9)

American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) (8)

American Society for Reproductive Medicine (3)

American Society of Anesthesiologists (15)

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American Society of Breast Surgeons (1)

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) (24)

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American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) (10)

American Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists (1)

American Society of Echocardiography (1)

American Society of Extra-Corporeal Technology (AMSECT) (1)

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) (1)

American Society of Hematology (1)

American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (2)

American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR) (1)

American Society of Plastic Surgeons (2)

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA) (1)

American Society of Transplantation (2)

American Stroke Association (1)

American Thoracic Society (ATS) (8)

American Thyroid Association (5)

American Urological Association Education and Research, Inc. (14)

American Venous Forum (AVF) (1)

Aragon Institute for Health Sciences (IACS) (2)

Association for Molecular Pathology (1)

Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc. (APIC) (1)

Association for Radiologic and Imaging Nursing (1)

Association of Directors of Anatomic and Surgical Pathology (2)

Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) (18)

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  • 2015 Jun
  • NGC:010864

Guideline for radiation safety.

  • 2013 Jun
  • NGC:010244

Guideline for sharps safety.

  • 2012 Dec
  • NGC:009619

Guideline for sterile technique.

  • 2012 Jun
  • NGC:009199

Guideline for sterilization.

Association of Public Health Laboratories (1)

Association of Rehabilitation Nurses (2)

Association of Women's Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) (2)

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