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    ACR appropriateness criteria second and third trimester screening for fetal anomaly

    J. Am. Coll. Radiol; 18 (supl. 5), 2021
    The Appropriateness Criteria for the imaging screening of second and third trimester fetuses for anomalies are presented for fetuses that are low risk, high risk, have had soft markers detected on ultrasound, and have had major anomalies detected on ultrasound. The American College of Radiology Appropria...

    ACR appropriateness criteria Myelopathy: 2021 update

    J. Am. Coll. Radiol; 18 (supl. 5), 2021
    Myelopathy is a clinical diagnosis with localization of the neurological findings to the spinal cord, rather than the brain or the peripheral nervous system, and then to a particular segment of the spinal cord. Myelopathy can be the result of primary intrinsic disorders of the spinal cord or from seconda...

    ACR appropriateness criteria intensive care unit patients

    J. Am. Coll. Radiol; 18 (supl. 5), 2021
    Chest radiography is the most frequent and primary imaging modality in the intensive care unit (ICU), given its portability, rapid image acquisition, and availability of immediate information on the bedside preview. Due to the severity of underlying disease and frequent need of placement of monitoring de...

    ACR appropriateness criteria syncope

    J. Am. Coll. Radiol; 18 (supl. 5), 2021
    Syncope and presyncope lead to well over one million emergency room visits in the United States each year. Elucidating the cause of syncope or presyncope, which are grouped together given similar etiologies and outcomes, can be exceedingly difficult given the diverse etiologies. This becomes more challen...

    ACR appropriateness criteria post-treatment surveillance of bladder cancer: 2021 update

    J. Am. Coll. Radiol; 18 (supl. 5), 2021
    Urothelial cancer is the second most common cancer, and cause of cancer death, related to the genitourinary tract. The goals of surveillance imaging after the treatment of urothelial cancer of the urinary bladder are to detect new or previously undetected urothelial tumors, to identify metastatic disease...

    ACR appropriateness criteria infective endocarditis

    J. Am. Coll. Radiol; 18 (supl. 5), 2021
    Infective endocarditis can involve a normal, abnormal, or prosthetic cardiac valve. The diagnosis is typically made clinically with persistently positive blood cultures, characteristic signs and symptoms, and echocardiographic evidence of valvular vegetations or valvular complications such as abscess, de...

    ACR appropriateness criteria imaging of mediastinal masses

    J. Am. Coll. Radiol; 18 (supl. 5), 2021
    Mediastinal masses can present with symptoms, signs, and syndromes or incidentally. Selecting the appropriate diagnostic imaging study for mediastinal mass evaluation requires awareness of the strengths and weaknesses of the various imaging modalities with regard to tissue characterization, soft tissue c...

    ACR appropriateness criteria renal failure

    J. Am. Coll. Radiol; 18 (supl. 5), 2021
    Renal failure can be divided into acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease. Both are common and result in increased patient morbidity and mortality. The etiology is multifactorial and differentiation of acute kidney injury from chronic kidney disease includes clinical evaluation, laboratory tests, ...

    Recomendaciones del Colegio Mexicano de Reumatología para el manejo de la artritis psoriásica [Pré-print]

    La artritis psoriásica (APs) es una enfermedad inflamatoria sistémica crónica que afecta a la piel, las estructuras musculoesqueléticas y otros órganos y sistemas, comprometiendo la funcionalidad, la calidad de vida y reduciendo la expectativa de vida de los pacientes. Es una enfermedad compleja que...

    Atrial fibrillation: diagnosis and management

    This guideline covers diagnosing and managing atrial fibrillation in adults. It includes guidance on providing the best care and treatment for people with atrial fibrillation, including assessing and managing risks of stroke and bleeding. The recommendations in this guideline were developed before the C...