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    International ERS/ESICM/ESCMID/ALAT guidelines for the management of hospital-acquired pneumonia and ventilator-associated pneumonia

    Eur. respir. j; 50 (3), 2017
    The most recent European guidelines and task force reports on hospital-acquired pneumonia (HAP) and ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) were published almost 10 years ago. Since then, further randomised clinical trials of HAP and VAP have been conducted and new information has become available. Studi...

    No. 352-Technical Update: the role of early comprehensive fetal anatomy ultrasound examination

    J. obstet. gynaecol. Can; 39 (12), 2017
    OBJECTIVE: This guideline presents an evidence-based technical update and recommendations for the performance of early comprehensive fetal anatomic scanning (ECFAS) at 11 to 16 weeks' gestation. OPTIONS: Patients at high risk for fetal anomalies and in whom traditional mid-second trimester transabdominal...

    European Society of Endocrinology Clinical Practice Guidelines for the management of aggressive pituitary tumours and carcinomas

    Eur. j. endocrinol; 178 (1), 2018
    BACKGROUND: Pituitary tumours are common and easily treated by surgery or medical treatment in most cases. However, a small subset of pituitary tumours does not respond to standard medical treatment and presents with multiple local recurrences (aggressive pituitary tumours) and in rare occasion with meta...

    Deprescribing antihyperglycemic agents in older persons: evidence-based clinical practice guideline

    Can. fam. physician; 63 (11), 2017
    OBJECTIVE: To develop an evidence-based guideline to help clinicians make decisions about when and how to safely taper, stop, or switch antihyperglycemic agents in older adults. METHODS: We focused on the highest level of evidence available and sought input from primary care professionals in guideline de...

    Uso de fluoreto diamino de prata para o tratamento de cárie dentária em crianças e adolescentes, incluindo aqueles com necessidades especiais de cuidados de saúde

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    Pediatr. dent; 39 (6), 2017
    Antecedentes: Este manuscrito apresenta orientação baseada em evidências sobre o uso de 38 por cento de fluoreto de diamina de prata (SDF) para o tratamento de cárie dentária em crianças e adolescentes, incluindo aqueles com necessidades especiais de cuidados de saúde. Um grupo de trabalho diretri...

    Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of critical illness-related corticosteroid insufficiency (CIRCI) in critically ill patients (Part I): Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) 2017

    Intensive care med; 43 (12), 2017
    OBJECTIVE: To update the 2008 consensus statements for the diagnosis and management of critical illness-related corticosteroid insufficiency (CIRCI) in adult and pediatric patients. PARTICIPANTS: A multispecialty task force of 16 international experts in Critical Care Medicine, endocrinology, and guideli...

    Synopsis of the 2017 U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs/U.S. Department of Defense Clinical Practice Guideline: Management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

    Ann. intern. med; 167 (9), 2017
    DESCRIPTION: In April 2017, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) approved a joint clinical practice guideline for the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus. METHODS: The VA/DoD Evidence-Based Practice Work Group convened a joint VA/DoD guideline developme...

    Surviving Sepsis Campaign: International Guidelines for Management of Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock, 2012

    Intensive care med; 39 (2), 2013
    Objective: To provide an update to the “Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines for Management of Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock,” last published in 2008. Design: A consensus committee of 68 international experts representing 30 international organizations was convened. Nominal groups were assembled at ...

    Clinical practice guidelines for the management of pain, agitation, and delirium in adult patients in the intensive care unit

    Crit. care med; 41 (1), 2013
    OBJECTIVE: To revise the "Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Sustained Use of Sedatives and Analgesics in the Critically Ill Adult" published in Critical Care Medicine in 2002. METHODS: The American College of Critical Care Medicine assembled a 20-person, multidisciplinary, multi-institutional task for...

    Guías de Práctica Clínica para el Tratamiento del Tabaquismo, Chile 2017

    Rev. méd. Chile; 145 (11), 2017
    Considering that a high proportion of the Chilean general population smokes, the Chilean Society of Respiratory Diseases in collaboration with the Chilean Societies of Cardiology and, Endocrinology and Diabetes, formed an interdisciplinary group, who issued a set of recommendations for the treatment of t...