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Guideline Summaries In Progress

NGC is currently working on 68 guidelines that have met the NGC Inclusion Criteria.

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

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Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (3)

Diabetes type 1 and type 2 evidence-based nutrition practice guideline.

Hypertension evidence-based nutrition practice guideline.

Pediatric weight management evidence-based nutrition practice guideline.

American Academy of Dermatology (1)

Guidelines for the use of local anesthesia in office-based dermatologic surgery.

American Academy of Neurology (2)

Practice advisory: etanercept for poststroke disability: report of the Guideline Development, Dissemination, and Implementation Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology.

Practice guideline update summary: botulinum neurotoxin for the treatment of blepharospasm, cervical dystonia, adult spasticity, and headache: report of the Guideline Development Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology.

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (1)

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons clinical practice guideline on management of carpal tunnel syndrome.

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (1)

Clinical practice guideline: otitis media with effusion (update).

American Academy of Sleep Medicine (1)

(1) The treatment of central sleep apnea syndromes in adults: practice parameters with an evidence-based literature review and meta-analyses. (2) Updated adaptive servo-ventilation recommendations for the 2012 AASM guideline: "The treatment of central sleep apnea syndromes in adults: practice parameters with an evidence-based literature review and meta-analyses."

American College of Chest Physicians (2)

Antithrombotic therapy for VTE disease: CHEST guideline and Expert Panel report.

Treatment of unexplained chronic cough: CHEST guideline and Expert Panel report.

American College of Emergency Physicians (1)

Clinical policy for well-appearing infants and children younger than 2 years of age presenting to the emergency department with fever.

American College of Physicians (1)

New Management of chronic insomnia disorder in adults: a clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians.

American Gastroenterological Association Institute (3)

American Gastroenterological Association Institute guideline on the management of acute diverticulitis.

American Gastroenterological Association Institute guideline on the medical management of microscopic colitis.

SCENIC international consensus statement on surveillance and management of dysplasia in inflammatory bowel disease.

American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. (2)

New Occupational therapy practice guidelines for adults with traumatic brain injury.

New Occupational therapy practice guidelines for individuals with autism spectrum disorder.

American Psychiatric Association (1)

The American Psychiatric Association practice guideline on the use of antipsychotics to treat agitation or psychosis in patients with dementia.

American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (1)

Guidelines for the provision and assessment of nutrition support therapy in the adult critically ill patient: Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (A.S.P.E.N.).

American Society of Clinical Oncology (4)

(1) American Society of Clinical Oncology clinical practice guideline: update on adjuvant endocrine therapy for women with hormone receptor–positive breast cancer. (2) Adjuvant endocrine therapy for women with hormone receptor–positive breast cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology clinical practice guideline focused update. (3) Adjuvant endocrine therapy for women with hormone receptor–positive breast cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology clinical practice guideline update on ovarian suppression.

New Potentially curable pancreatic cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology clinical practice guideline.

New Selection of optimal adjuvant chemotherapy regimens for early breast cancer and adjuvant targeted therapy for human epidermal growth factor receptor 2-positive breast cancers: an American Society of Clinical Oncology guideline adaptation of the Cancer Care Ontario clinical practice guideline.

Use of biomarkers to guide decisions on adjuvant systemic therapy for women with early-stage invasive breast cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology clinical practice guideline.

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British Thoracic Society (1)

BTS/ICS guideline for the ventilatory management of acute hypercapnic respiratory failure in adults.

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Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care (3)

Recommendations on screening for colorectal cancer in primary care.

Recommendations on screening for developmental delay.

Recommendations on screening for lung cancer.

Clinical Pharmacogenetics Implementation Consortium (1)

Clinical Pharmacogenetics Implementation Consortium (CPIC) guideline for UGT1A1 and atazanavir prescribing.

Colorado Division of Workers' Compensation (1)

Shoulder injury medical treatment guidelines.

Congress of Neurological Surgeons (8)

Management of patients with recurrence of diffuse low grade glioma: a systematic review and evidence-based clinical practice guideline.

The role of biopsy in the management of patients with presumed diffuse low grade glioma: a systematic review and evidence-based clinical practice guideline.

The role of emerging therapy in the management of patients with diffuse low grade glioma.

The role of imaging in the management of adults with diffuse low grade glioma: a systematic review and evidence-based clinical practice guideline.

The role of initial chemotherapy for the treatment of adults with diffuse low grade glioma: a systematic review and evidence-based clinical practice guideline.

The role of neuropathology in the management of patients with diffuse low grade glioma: a systematic review and evidence-based clinical practice guideline.

The role of radiotherapy in the management of patients with diffuse low grade glioma: a systematic review and evidence-based clinical practice guideline.

The role of surgery in the management of patients with diffuse low grade glioma: a systematic review and evidence-based clinical practice guideline.

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (1)

Clinical practice guidelines from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation for preschoolers with cystic fibrosis.

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Department of Veterans Affairs (2)

VA/DoD clinical practice guideline for the management of concussion-mild traumatic brain injury.

VA/DoD clinical practice guideline for the management of major depressive disorder.

Division of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring, Chinese Pharmacological Society (1)

Therapeutic drug monitoring of vancomycin: a guideline of the Division of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring, Chinese Pharmacological Society.

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European Association of Urology Nurses (1)

Male external catheters in adults: urinary catheter management.

The Endocrine Society (1)

Diagnosis and treatment of primary adrenal insufficiency: an Endocrine Society clinical practice guideline.

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McMaster University, Michael G. DeGroote National Pain Centre (1)

NHF-McMaster guideline on care models for hemophilia management.

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National Clinical Guideline Centre (5)

Fractures (complex): assessment and management.

Fractures (non-complex): assessment and management.

Major trauma: assessment and initial management.

Major trauma: service delivery.

Spinal injury: assessment and initial management.

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) (5)

Abiraterone for treating metastatic hormone-relapsed prostate cancer before chemotherapy is indicated.

Canagliflozin, dapagliflozin and empagliflozin as monotherapies for treating type 2 diabetes.

Controlled drugs: safe use and management.

Routine preoperative tests for elective surgery.

Topotecan, pegylated liposomal doxorubicin hydrochloride, paclitaxel, trabectedin and gemcitabine for treating recurrent ovarian cancer.

Neurocritical Care Society (1)

Guideline for reversal of antithrombotics in intracranial hemorrhage: a statement for healthcare professionals from the Neurocritical Care Society and Society of Critical Care Medicine.

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Program in Evidence-based Care (3)

Exercise for people with cancer.

Radiotherapy with curative intent in patients with early stage, medically inoperable, non-small cell lung cancer.

The management of depression in patients with cancer.

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Society for Vascular Surgery (1)

The management of diabetic foot: a clinical practice guideline by the Society for Vascular Surgery in collaboration with the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Society for Vascular Medicine.

Society of Critical Care Medicine (1)

Guidelines for the appropriate use of bedside general and cardiac ultrasonography in the evaluation of critically ill patients-part I: general ultrasonography.

Spanish Society of Rheumatology (1)

Clinical practice guideline for the treatment of patients with axial spondyloarthritis and psoriatic arthritis.

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U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer (1)

Colonoscopy surveillance after colorectal cancer resection: recommendations of the US Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer.

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (3)

Aspirin use for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease and colorectal cancer: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement.

New Screening for colorectal cancer: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement.

Screening for syphilis infection in nonpregnant adults and adolescents: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement.

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World Health Organization (2)

Guideline: daily iron supplementation in adult women and adolescent girls.

WHO guideline: daily iron supplementation in infants and children.