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American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Get Alerts

Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement Get Alerts

  • NGC:011012
  • 2016 Mar

Adult depression in primary care. This updates a previously published guideline summary.

  • NGC:011011
  • 2016 Jan

Healthy lifestyles. This updates a previously published guideline summary.

Withdrawn Guideline Summaries

The guideline summaries listed below have been withdrawn from the NGC Web site because they no longer meet the NGC Inclusion Criteria. See the Guideline Summaries Archive for a complete list of summaries that have been withdrawn from NGC.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

  • NGC:008562

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

  • NGC:009030

Anaphylaxis: assessment to confirm an anaphylactic episode and the decision to refer after emergency treatment for a suspected anaphylactic episode.

  • NGC:008757

Colonoscopic surveillance for prevention of colorectal cancer in people with ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease or adenomas.

  • NGC:008659

Donepezil, galantamine, rivastigmine and memantine for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease.

  • NGC:008762

Food allergy in children and young people. Diagnosis and assessment of food allergy in children and young people in primary care and community settings.

  • NGC:008764

Hyperglycaemia in acute coronary syndromes. Management of hyperglycaemia in acute coronary syndromes.

  • NGC:006418

Improving the nutrition of pregnant and breastfeeding mothers and children in low-income households.

  • NGC:006825

Occupational therapy interventions and physical activity interventions to promote the mental wellbeing of older people in primary care and residential care.

  • NGC:009031

Organ donation for transplantation: improving donor identification and consent rates for deceased organ donation.

  • NGC:008753

Peritoneal dialysis. Peritoneal dialysis in the treatment of stage 5 chronic kidney disease.

  • NGC:006744

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.

  • NGC:007187

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

  • NGC:009139

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

  • NGC:008983

Essential elements of genetic cancer risk assessment, counseling, and testing: updated recommendations of the National Society of Genetic Counselors.

  • NGC:009495

Genetic counseling and testing for Alzheimer disease: joint practice guidelines of the American College of Medical Genetics and the National Society of Genetic Counselors.

  • NGC:008687

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

  • NGC:009040

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

  • NGC:008811

Acute HIV infection in pregnancy.

  • NGC:008647

Diagnostic, monitoring, and resistance laboratory tests for HIV.

  • NGC:008810

HIV testing during pregnancy and at delivery.

  • NGC:008821

New antiretroviral drugs: maraviroc, raltegravir, etravirine, and rilpivirine.

  • NGC:008643

Prevention with positives: integrating HIV prevention into HIV primary care.

  • NGC:008648

Primary care approach to the HIV-infected patient.

  • NGC:008820


  • NGC:008809

Transitioning HIV-infected adolescents into adult care.

North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Get Alerts

  • NGC:009205

Evidence-based guidelines from ESPGHAN and NASPGHAN for Helicobacter pylori infection in children.

North American Spine Society Get Alerts

  • NGC:008766

Diagnosis and treatment of degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis.

Ottawa Panel Get Alerts

  • NGC:009300

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

  • NGC:009854

Cervical screening.

  • NGC:009855

Epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) targeted therapy in stage III and IV head and neck cancer.

  • NGC:009856

Fecal immunochemical tests compared with guaiac fecal occult blood tests for population-based colorectal cancer screening.

  • NGC:009857

Neoadjuvant or adjuvant therapy for resectable gastric cancer.

  • NGC:009858

Optimal chemotherapy for recurrent ovarian cancer.

  • NGC:009862

Radionuclide therapy for neuroendocrine malignancies.

  • NGC:008828

The role of IMRT in head & neck cancer.

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