Guidelines & Reports

EASL Clinical Practice Guidelines: Drug-induced liver injury – Journal of Hepatology (free)

Related Review: Drug-induced liver injury: recent advances in diagnosis and risk assessment – Gut (free)


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NICE Guideline: Cesarean section

12 Apr, 2019 | 01:43h | UTC

Guidelines for Day‐Case Surgery 2019

11 Apr, 2019 | 00:46h | UTC

State of Global Air 2019 Report

4 Apr, 2019 | 22:21h | UTC

NICE Guideline: Lung Cancer

29 Mar, 2019 | 07:54h | UTC

World Tuberculosis Day | 24 March 2019

24 Mar, 2019 | 12:59h | UTC

Clinical practice guidelines and the overuse of health care services: need for reform – Canadian Medical Association Journal (free for a limited period)


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Guidelines for Antibiotic Prescription in Intensive Care Unit – Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine (free PDF)

Source: Critical Care Reviews Newsletter

Comprehensive guideline covering many common conditions in the Critical Care Unit.


North American Clinical Management Guidelines for Hidradenitis Suppurativa: a Publication from the United States and Canadian Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundations.

Part I: Diagnosis, Evaluation, and the use of Complementary and Procedural Management (free PDF)

Part II: Topical, Intralesional, and Systemic medical Management (free PDF)


EAN Guideline on Trigeminal Neuralgia

14 Mar, 2019 | 00:50h | UTC

Global, regional, and national burden of stroke, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016 – The Lancet Neurology (free)

Commentary: The global burden of stroke: persistent and disabling – The Lancet Neurology (free)


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Brazilian guidelines for the management of psychomotor agitation – Brazilian Journal of Psychiatry (free articles)

Part 1. Non-pharmacological approach

Part 2. Pharmacological approach


Congress of Neurological Surgeons Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Guidelines on the Evaluation and Treatment of Patients with Thoracolumbar Spine Trauma – Neurosurgery (free articles)

– Executive Summary

– Classification of Injury

– Radiological Evaluation

– Neurological Assessment

– Pharmacological Treatment

– Prophylaxis and Treatment of Thromboembolic Events

– Hemodynamic Management

– Nonoperative Care

– Operative Versus Nonoperative Treatment

– Timing of Surgical Intervention

– Surgical Approaches

– Novel Surgical Strategies


The Difficult Airway Trolley: A Narrative Review and Practical Guide – Anesthesiology Research and Practice (free)

Related Guidelines: Difficult Airway Society 2015 guidelines for management of unanticipated difficult intubation in adults – British Journal of Anaesthesia (free) AND Practice Guidelines for Management of the Difficult Airway: An Updated Report by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Management of the Difficult Airway – Anesthesiology (free)

“Despite several national guidelines on management of the anticipated and unanticipated difficult airway, with separate guidelines for pediatric, obstetric, and intensive care settings, only limited effort has been directed towards developing specific suggestions regarding the contents of a Difficult Airway Trolley”


The Topol Review: Preparing the healthcare workforce to deliver the digital future – NHS Health Education England (free report and related resources)


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A practical guide for pharmacists to successfully implement penicillin allergy skin testing – American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy (free)

“Less than 10% of patients labeled as having a penicillin allergy are confirmed as present upon skin testing. This labeling results in use of alternative antibiotics and thus unwanted adverse consequences including potentiated antimicrobial resistance, increased costs, and worse clinical outcomes.”


Fluid administration for acute circulatory dysfunction using basic monitoring: narrative review and expert panel recommendations from an ESICM task force – Intensive Care Medicine (free for a limited period)

Note: if the above link is paywalled, try this one


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Guidelines for the safe provision of anaesthesia in magnetic resonance units 2019 – Anaesthesia (free)

Guidelines from the Association of Anaesthetists and the Neuro Anaesthesia and Critical Care Society of Great Britain and Ireland.