New This Week
January 16, 2017
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Get Alerts
Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement Get Alerts
Adult depression in primary care. This updates a previously published guideline summary.
Healthy lifestyles. This updates a previously published guideline summary.
Withdrawn Guideline SummariesThe guideline summaries listed below have been withdrawn from the NGC Web site because they no longer meet the NGC Inclusion Criteria. See the Guideline Summaries Archive for a complete list of summaries that have been withdrawn from NGC.
American Heart Association Get Alerts
Effectiveness-based guidelines for the prevention of cardiovascular disease in women—2011 update: a guideline from the American Heart Association.
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Get Alerts
Anaphylaxis: assessment to confirm an anaphylactic episode and the decision to refer after emergency treatment for a suspected anaphylactic episode.
Colonoscopic surveillance for prevention of colorectal cancer in people with ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease or adenomas.
Donepezil, galantamine, rivastigmine and memantine for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease.
Food allergy in children and young people. Diagnosis and assessment of food allergy in children and young people in primary care and community settings.
Hyperglycaemia in acute coronary syndromes. Management of hyperglycaemia in acute coronary syndromes.
Improving the nutrition of pregnant and breastfeeding mothers and children in low-income households.
Occupational therapy interventions and physical activity interventions to promote the mental wellbeing of older people in primary care and residential care.
Organ donation for transplantation: improving donor identification and consent rates for deceased organ donation.
Peritoneal dialysis. Peritoneal dialysis in the treatment of stage 5 chronic kidney disease.
Reducing the rate of premature deaths from cardiovascular disease and other smoking-related diseases: finding and supporting those most at risk and improving access to services.
Respiratory tract infections - antibiotic prescribing. Prescribing of antibiotics for self-limiting respiratory tract infections in adults and children in primary care.
National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference Get Alerts
National Institutes of Health State-of-the-Science Conference statement: role of active surveillance in the management of men with localized prostate cancer.
National Society of Genetic Counselors Get Alerts
Essential elements of genetic cancer risk assessment, counseling, and testing: updated recommendations of the National Society of Genetic Counselors.
Genetic counseling and testing for Alzheimer disease: joint practice guidelines of the American College of Medical Genetics and the National Society of Genetic Counselors.
Practice guidelines for communicating a prenatal or postnatal diagnosis of Down syndrome: recommendations of the National Society of Genetic Counselors.
Neurocritical Care Society Get Alerts
Critical care management of patients following aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: recommendations from the Neurocritical Care Society's Multidisciplinary Consensus Conference.
New York State Department of Health Get Alerts
Acute HIV infection in pregnancy.
Diagnostic, monitoring, and resistance laboratory tests for HIV.
HIV testing during pregnancy and at delivery.
New antiretroviral drugs: maraviroc, raltegravir, etravirine, and rilpivirine.
Prevention with positives: integrating HIV prevention into HIV primary care.
Primary care approach to the HIV-infected patient.
Transitioning HIV-infected adolescents into adult care.
North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Get Alerts
Evidence-based guidelines from ESPGHAN and NASPGHAN for Helicobacter pylori infection in children.
North American Spine Society Get Alerts
Diagnosis and treatment of degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis.
Ottawa Panel Get Alerts
Ottawa Panel evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for the management of osteoarthritis in adults who are obese or overweight.
Program in Evidence-based Care Get Alerts
Epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) targeted therapy in stage III and IV head and neck cancer.
Fecal immunochemical tests compared with guaiac fecal occult blood tests for population-based colorectal cancer screening.
Neoadjuvant or adjuvant therapy for resectable gastric cancer.
Optimal chemotherapy for recurrent ovarian cancer.
Radionuclide therapy for neuroendocrine malignancies.
The role of IMRT in head & neck cancer.
About NGC Guideline Summaries
NGC provides structured summaries containing information from clinical practice guidelines.
Learn how to submit your evidence-based clinical practice guidelines.