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Guideline Summaries In Progress

NGC is currently working on 94 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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American Academy of Dermatology (2)

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

Guidelines of care for the management of acne vulgaris.

American Academy of Neurology (1)

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

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (2)

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons appropriate use criteria for management of osteochondritis dissecans of the femoral condyle.

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons appropriate use criteria for the treatment of anterior cruciate ligament injuries.

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 Emergency Physicians (2)

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

Clinical policy: critical issues in the evaluation of adult patients with suspected transient ischemic attack in the emergency department.

American College of Physicians (1)

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

American College of Radiology (14)

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® acute chest pain — suspected pulmonary embolism.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® assessment of fetal well-being.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® breast cancer screening.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® breast pain.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® cerebrovascular disease.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® chronic back pain: suspected sacroiliitis/spondyloarthropathy.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® imaging after shoulder arthroplasty.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® osteoporosis and bone mineral density.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® pretreatment staging of colorectal cancer.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® radiologic management of mesenteric ischemia.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® stage I breast cancer: initial workup and surveillance for local recurrence and distant metastases in asymptomatic women.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® staging of testicular malignancy.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® sudden onset of cold, painful leg.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® suspected osteomyelitis, septic arthritis, or soft tissue infection (excluding spine and diabetic foot).

American Dental Association (1)

Evidence-based clinical practice guideline for the use of pit-and-fissure sealants. A report of the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.

American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. (2)

Occupational therapy practice guidelines for adults with traumatic brain injury.

Occupational therapy practice guidelines for individuals with autism spectrum disorder.

American Optometric Association (1)

New Comprehensive adult eye and vision examination.

American Osteopathic Association (1)

American Osteopathic Association guidelines for osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) for patients with low back pain.

American Physical Therapy Association, Neurology Section (1)

Vestibular rehabilitation for peripheral vestibular hypofunction: an evidence-based clinical practice guideline.

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 Radiation Oncology (1)

Radiation therapy for glioblastoma: an ASTRO evidence-based clinical practice guideline.

American Society of Clinical Oncology (8)

(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.

Endocrine therapy for hormone receptor-positive metastatic breast cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology guideline.

Locally advanced, unresectable pancreatic cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology clinical practice guideline.

Management of chronic pain in survivors of adult cancers: American Society of Clinical Oncology clinical practice guideline.

Metastatic pancreatic cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology clinical practice guideline.

New Neoadjuvant chemotherapy for newly diagnosed, advanced ovarian cancer: Society of Gynecologic Oncology and American Society of Clinical Oncology clinical practice guideline.

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

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.

American Urological Association Education and Research, Inc. (3)

Diagnosis and treatment of non-muscle invasive bladder cancer: AUA/SUO guideline.

Male urethral stricture: AUA guideline.

Surgical management of stones: American Urological Association/Endourological Society Guideline.

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Clinical Pharmacogenetics Implementation Consortium (1)

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

Colorado Division of Workers' Compensation (3)

Lower extremity injury medical treatment guidelines.

Shoulder injury medical treatment guidelines.

Thoracic outlet syndrome 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.

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Department of Veterans Affairs (1)

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

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Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (3)

Management of penetrating extraperitoneal rectal injuries: an Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma practice management guideline.

Prevention of fall-related injuries in the elderly.

Surgery or stenting for colonic obstruction: a practice management guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma.

European Association of Urology Nurses (1)

Male external catheters in adults: urinary catheter management.

European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (1)

Self-expandable metal stents for obstructing colonic and extracolonic cancer: European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) clinical guideline.

The Endocrine Society (1)

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

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Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement (2)

Adult depression in primary care.

Healthy lifestyles.

International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot (5)

IWGDF guidance on footwear and offloading interventions to prevent and heal foot ulcers in patients with diabetes.

IWGDF guidance on the diagnosis and management of foot infections in persons with diabetes.

IWGDF guidance on the diagnosis, prognosis and management of peripheral artery disease in patients with foot ulcers in diabetes.

IWGDF guidance on the prevention of foot ulcers in at-risk patients with diabetes.

IWGDF guidance on use of interventions to enhance the healing of chronic ulcers of the foot in diabetes.

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National Blood Authority (1)

Patient blood management guidelines: module 6 - neonatal and paediatrics.

National Hemophilia Foundation (1)

NHF-McMaster guideline on care models for haemophilia management.

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) (9)

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: diagnosis and management.

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

Cirrhosis in over 16s: assessment and management.

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD): assessment and management.

Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma: diagnosis and management.

Oral health for adults in care homes.

Sepsis: recognition, diagnosis and early management.

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

Transition between inpatient mental health settings and community or care home settings.

Neurocritical Care Society (1)

The insertion and management of external ventricular drains: an evidence-based consensus statement.

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Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (2)

Guideline for the prevention of oral and oropharyngeal mucositis in children receiving treatment for cancer or undergoing haematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Guideline for the treatment of breakthrough and the prevention of refractory chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting in children with cancer.

Program in Evidence-based Care (2)

Clinical utility of multigene profiling assays in early-stage breast cancer.

Exercise for people with cancer.

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Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (2)

Assessment and management of pressure injuries for the interprofessional team, third edition.

Delirium, dementia, and depression in older adults: assessment and care.

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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 U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer.

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (5)

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

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

Screening for latent tuberculosis infection in adults: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement.

Screening for lipid disorders in children and adolescents: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement.

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

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Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society (1)

Guideline for prevention and management of pressure ulcers (injuries).

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