April 02, 2012
Health Awareness Topics - April 2012
- Alcohol Awareness Month (see related guidelines)
- National Autism Awareness Month (see related guidelines)
Visit the updated Hospital-Acquired Conditions page for evidence-based resources available on the NGC Web site to assist users in the prevention of the CMS-identified hospital-acquired conditions.
The Guidelines International Network (G-I-N) Conference 2012, will be held August 22-25, 2012 in Berlin, Germany. Registration is now open.
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Advisory
- March 28, 2012: Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide) : FDA is clarifying dosing and warning recommendations for the antidepressant Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide; also available in generic form). The revised drug label describes lower doses that should be used in patients over 60 years of age.