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    Guidelines of the French Society of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (SFORL) and the French Society of Audiology (SFA) for Speech-in-Noise Testing in Adult [Pré-print]

    This document presents the fundamentals of speech audiometry in noise, general requirements for implementation and criteria for choice among the tests available in French according to the health-professional's needs. The recommendations are based on a systematic analysis of the literature carried out by ...

    Guideline No. 420: cytomegalovirus Infection in Pregnancy

    J. obstet. gynaecol. Can; 43 (7), 2021
    To provide an update on current recommendations for cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection during pregnancy. The objectives of this guideline are: To improve perinatal care providers’ awareness of the consequences of maternal CMV infection for the fetus and the infant; To emphasize the importance of educating...

    Guideline No. 416: labour, delivery, and postpartum care for people with physical disabilities

    J. obstet. gynaecol. Can; 43 (6), 2021
    To describe evidence-based practice for managing the labour, delivery, and postpartum care of people with physical disabilities in Canada. This guideline addresses the needs of people with physical disabilities, with a focus on conditions that affect strength and mobility, as well as those that affect ne...

    Guideline No. 414: management of pregnancy of unknown location and tubal and nontubal ectopic pregnancies

    J. obstet. gynaecol. Can; 43 (5), 2021
    To provide an evidence-based algorithm to guide the diagnosis and management of pregnancy of unknown location and tubal and nontubal ectopic pregnancy. All patients of reproductive age. The implementation of this guideline aims to benefit patients with positive β-human chorionic gonadotropin results and...

    Guidelines for the management of symptomatic sexually transmitted infections

    Worldwide, people acquire more than 1 million curable sexually transmitted infections (STIs) every day. Based on prevalence data from 2009 to 2016, in 2019, WHO published estimates of new cases of chlamydia, gonorrhoea, syphilis and trichomoniasis, showing total estimated incident cases of 376.4 million ...

    The Use of Dexamethasone in Patients with High-Grade Gliomas

    Patients with primary brain tumours often develop vasogenic edema and increased intracranial pressure. Corticosteroid therapy improves this in most patients, generally within 48 hours. As such, corticosteroid therapy is sometimes a necessary prerequisite to embarking on chemotherapy and radiotherapy foll...

    ACG clinical guidelines: prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of Clostridioides difficile infections

    Am. j. gastroenterol; 116 (6), 2021
    Clostridioides difficile infection occurs when the bacterium produces toxin that causes diarrhea and inflammation of the colon. These guidelines indicate the preferred approach to the management of adults with C. difficile infection and represent the official practice recommendations of the American Coll...

    2021 update on safety of magnetic resonance imaging: joint statement from Canadian Cardiovascular Society/ Canadian Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance/ Canadian Heart Rhythm Society

    Can. j. cardiol; 37 (), 2021
    Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is often considered the gold-standard test for characterizing cardiac as well as noncardiac structure and function. However, many patients with cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIEDs) and/or severe renal dysfunction are unable to undergo this test because of safety...

    Headaches in over 12s: diagnosis and management

    This guideline covers advice on the diagnosis and management of tension-type headache, migraine (including migraine with aura and menstrual-related migraine), cluster headache and medication overuse headache in young people (aged 12 years and older) and adults. It aims to improve the recognition and mana...

    Epilepsies: diagnosis and management

    The guideline covers diagnosing, treating and managing epilepsy and seizures in children, young people and adults in primary and secondary care. It offers best practice advice on managing epilepsy to improve health outcomes so that people with epilepsy can fully participate in daily life. MHRA advice o...