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    Rehabilitation in health systems

    Rehabilitation is a set of interventions designed to optimize functioning and reduce disability in individuals with health conditions in interaction with their environment. The objective of these recommendations is to provide evidence-based, expert-informed recommendations to guide governments and other...

    Guidelines for treatment of drug-susceptible tuberculosis and patient care: 2017 update

    The present guideline update aims to use the best available evidence on the treatment of drug-susceptible TB, as well as on interventions to ensure adequate patient care and support, in order to inform policy decisions made in these technical areas by national TB control programme managers, national poli...

    WHO recommendations on newborn health: guidelines approved by the WHO Guidelines Review Committee

    This publication on WHO recommendations related to newborn health is one of four in a series; the others relate to maternal, child and adolescent health. The objective of this document is to make available WHO recommendations on newborn health in one easy-to-access document for WHO staff, policy-makers, ...

    Prevención, diagnóstico, metas de control ambulatorio y referencia oportuna de la diabetes mellitus tipo 2 en el primer nivel de atención

    Esta guia tiene como objetivos disminuir la incidencia y retrasar la aparicion de DM2 en la poblacion adulta con factores de riesgo; Realizar oportunamente y con criterios establecido el diagnostico de DM2; Iniciar el manejo integral de los pacientes tanto con estados de riesgo para desarrollar diabetes...

    Diagnóstico y tratamiento inicial del traumatismo craneoencefálico en pacientes menores de 18 años de edad

    Esta guia tiene como objetivos evitar el envio innecesario a unidades de segundo y tercer nivel de pacientes con TCE, al clasificar adecuadamente la gravedad; Disminuir el sobreuso de auxiliares diagnosticos (evitar la exposicion innecesaria de rayos X al racionalizar el uso de la TC); y disminuir la mor...

    Prevención y detección temprana del cáncer de próstata en el primer nivel de atención

    Esta guia tiene como objetivos identificar adecuadamente a los pacientes con factores de riesgo para padecer Cancer de prostata; Incrementar la tasa de diagnostico temprano para CP; Reducir el numero de biopsias innecesarias y los efectos colaterales de las estrategias de deteccion para CP (infeccion, sa...

    Systematic review of nonpharmacological analgesic interventions for common needle‐related procedure in newborn infants and development of evidence‐based clinical guidelines

    Acta paediatr. (1921); 106 (6), 2017
    The aim of this literature review was to develop clinical guidelines for the prevention and control of needle‐related pain in newborn infants. The guidelines were developed by the Italian Society of Neonatology, using the Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development and Evaluation approach, base...

    Neuropathic pain in adults: the pharmacological management in non-specialist settings - update information

    This guideline covers managing neuropathic pain (nerve pain) with pharmacological treatments (drugs) in adults in non-specialist settings. It aims to improve quality of life for people with conditions such as neuralgia, shingles and diabetic neuropathy by reducing pain and promoting increased participati...

    Canadian Guidelines for Controlled Pediatric Donation After Circulatory Determination of Death: summary report

    Pediatr. crit. care med; 18 (11), 2017
    Create trustworthy, rigorous, national clinical practice guidelines for the practice of pediatric donation after circulatory determination of death in Canada. We followed a process of clinical practice guideline development based on World Health Organization and Canadian Medical Association methods. This...

    VA/DoD clinical practice guideline for the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus in primary care

    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...