ACP Clinical Recommendations
ACP develops three different types of clinical recommendations: Clinical Practice Guidelines, Clinical Guidance Statements, and Best Practice Advice. ACP's goal is to provide clinicians with recommendations based on the best available evidence; to inform clinicians of when there is no evidence; and finally, to help clinicians deliver the best health care possible.
You can also access ACP Guidelines on your smartphone.
|Current Guidelines - based on a systematic review of the literature.|
|Guidance Statements - based on a review of existing guidelines.|
|Best Practice Advice - developed through a review of available evidence and guidelines. Evaluates the value of diagnostic tests and therapeutic interventions.|
Patient summaries are available for many of ACP's guidelines and guidance statements.
Request bulk reprints of all guidelines published in Annals of Internal Medicine.
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Those with other mobile devices can simply visit http://www.acponline.org/mobile/clinicalguidelines/ from your mobile browser to access the Recommendation Summaries in a mobile-friendly format.
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High Value Care
Access resources and information for ACP's High Value Care initiative.
Access your peers' clinical expertise in our ACP members-only Special Interest Groups virtual community.
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Educators: Let Annals assist you with your teaching activities!
Annals for Educators Alerts include Clinical Practice Points, Quality Improvement, Humanism and Professionalism, and a MKSAP Morning Report question derived from MKSAP 16. Find out more!
Earn ABIM Practice Assessment Points
ACP now offers a variety of ABIM recertification resources to help you earn ABIM Maintenance of Certification Practice Assessment points!
See the resources on our Webpage.