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New Guidelines for Treatment of HIV Infection in Adults

Experts update 2012 recommendations

Five Tips to Prevent Physician Burnout

Specialist offers valuable advice

Lung Groups Urge Governments to Limit or Ban Use of E-Cigarettes

Position statement cites addiction potential, lack of safety data

Mayo Clinic Calls for Standardization of Imaging Protocols for Children

Center proposes three child-centered measures

Task Force Recommends Against Screening Healthy Adults for Carotid Artery Stenosis

Screening can lead to false-positive results and unnecessary harm

Four Ways Hospitals Can Reduce Patient Readmissions

Gallup report offers cost-cutting strategies

Doctor Group No Longer Recommends Pelvic Exams for Well Women

Check-ups cost U.S. health care system $2.6 billion annually

Task Force Recommends Screening Some Men for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Evidence suggests that screening benefits older men who have smoked

Anesthesiologists Identify Five Tests and Procedures Patients Should Avoid

List seeks to reduce unnecessary health care spending

New Long-Term Care Guidelines for Prostate Cancer Survivors

American Cancer Society issues recommendations

Experts Redefine Multiple Sclerosis

Report updates 1996 consensus

Expert Panel Issues Clinical Guidelines for Cancer-Related Fatigue

Several treatment options are available

Report: New Screening Guidelines Catch Lung Cancer Early, But at a High Cost

Early detection could bring cost increase of $9.3 billion over 5 years

Task Force Issues Statement on Behavioral Counseling to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease in At-Risk Adults

Finds evidence of benefit in overweight or obese adults

New Guidelines for Prevention of Infectious Diarrhea

Experts offer strategies to reduce prevalence of C. difficile in hospitals

New Treatment Guidelines for Aggressive Breast Cancer

ASCO experts address HER2-positive disease and brain metastases

New Guidelines for Routine HIV Screening in Women

ACOG recommends test for females aged 13 to 64 years

Task Force Report Highlights Price Transparency in Health Care

Group says hospitals should serve as price information resource for uninsured people

WHO Guidelines Call for Pricey Hepatitis C Drugs

Sofosbuvir costs $1,000 per pill

Task Force Recommends Low-Dose Aspirin for Women at High Risk for Preeclampsia

Draft statement supports 81 mg/day after 12 weeks of pregnancy

Experts Offer Guidance on Preventing Catheter-Associated UTIs

Recommendations are first in series of evidence-based strategies

Guideline Finds Little Evidence That Complementary/Alternative MS Therapies Work

Medical marijuana in pill or oral spray form may help

Valvular Heart Disease Guidelines Provide New Disease Classification

Document expands patients suitable for procedures

Task Force Finds Insufficient Evidence on Whether Multivitamins Prevent Cardiovascular Disease and Cancer

Vitamin E and beta-carotene get ‘thumbs down’ (February 25)

Task Force Issues Draft Recommendation Statement on Screening for Carotid Artery Stenosis

Screening is unnecessary in general adult population (February 18)

New Recommendation Statement on Hepatitis B Screening for High-Risk Adults

Vaccination protects most people in U.S. (February 11)

New Guidelines for Reducing Stroke Risks in Women

Gender-related factors play a role (January 6)