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    Neonatal infection: antibiotics for prevention and treatment

    This guideline covers preventing bacterial infection in healthy babies of up to and including 28 days corrected gestational age, treating pregnant women whose unborn baby is at risk of infection, and caring for babies of up to and including 28 days corrected gestational age with a suspected or confirmed ...

    Guideline No. 417: prevention of venous thromboembolic disease in gynaecological surgery [Pré-print]

    The primary objective of this clinical practice guideline is to provide gynaecologists with an algorithm and evidence to guide the use of thromboprophylaxis in gynaecological surgery. All patients undergoing gynaecological surgery for benign or malignant indications. The implementation of this guideline ...

    Management of hospitalised adults with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): a European Respiratory Society living guideline

    Eur. respir. j; 57 (4), 2021
    Hospitalised patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) as a result of SARS-CoV-2 infection have a high mortality rate and frequently require noninvasive respiratory support or invasive ventilation. Optimising and standardising management through evidence-based guidelines may improve quality of ca...

    Chronic pain (primary and secondary) in over 16s: assessment of all chronic pain and management of chronic primary pain

    This guideline covers assessing all chronic pain (chronic primary pain, chronic secondary pain, or both) and managing chronic primary pain in people aged 16 years and over. Chronic primary pain is pain with no clear underlying cause, or pain (or its impact) that is out of proportion to any observable inj...

    Caesarean birth

    This guideline covers when to offer caesarean birth, discussion of caesarean birth, procedural aspects of the operation, and care after caesarean birth. It aims to improve the consistency and quality of care for women who are thinking about having a caesarean birth or have had a previous caesarean birth ...

    The management of surgical patients in the emergency setting during COVID-19 pandemic: the WSES position paper

    World j. emerg. surg; 16 (14), 2021
    Since the COVID-19 pandemic has occurred, nations showed their unpreparedness to deal with a mass casualty incident of this proportion and severity, which resulted in a tremendous number of deaths even among healthcare workers. The World Society of Emergency Surgery conceived this position paper with the...

    A living WHO guideline on drugs to prevent COVID-19

    BMJ (Online); 372 (526), 2021
    Clinical question What is the role of drugs in preventing covid-19? Why does this matter?There is widespread interest in whether drug interventions can be used for the prevention of covid-19, but there is uncertainty about which drugs, if any, are effective. The first version of this living guideline foc...

    Executive summary of the KDIGO 2021 Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Blood Pressure in Chronic Kidney Disease

    Kidney int; 99 (3), 2021
    The Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) 2021 Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Blood Pressure in Chronic Kidney Disease for patients not receiving dialysis represents an update to the KDIGO 2012 guideline on this topic. Development of this guideline update followed a rigorou...

    Guía de práctica clínica de endoprótesis total de cadera en personas de 65 años y más con artrosis de cadera con limitación funcional severa

    Favorecer el adecuado manejo clínico integral de las personas de 65 años y más, con diagnóstico de artrosis de cadera con limitación funcional severa que serán sometidos a una artroplastía total de cadera. Personas de 65 años y más, con diagnóstico de artrosis de cadera con limitación funciona...

    Guidelines: updated recommendations on HIV prevention, infant diagnosis, antiretroviral initiation and monitoringand monitoring: March 2021

    The primary audience for this guideline is national HIV programme managers, people living with HIV, health-care providers and policy-makers in low- and middle-income countries. This guideline update will be a useful resource for clinicians and should help to shape the priorities of policy-makers in devel...