ACP Clinical Practice Guidelines cover many areas of internal medicine, ranging from screening to diagnosis and treatment of disease. The evidence-based guidelines provide recommendations to help clinicians deliver the best health care possible.
ACP High Value Care Advice focuses on high value care that assist physicians to provide the best possible care to their patients while simultaneously reducing unnecessary costs to the healthcare system.
Improving Adherence to Therapy and Clinical Outcomes While Containing Costs: Opportunities From the Greater Use of Generic Medications: Best Practice Advice From the Clinical Guidelines Committee of the American College of Physicians.
Published online first on November 24, 2015 (print date January 5, 2016). Available from http://annals.org/article.aspx?articleid=2471597.
Upcoming Clinical Practice Guidelines:
Nonpharmacological Versus Pharmacological Treatment of Adult Patients with Major Depressive Disorder: A Clinical Practice Guideline from the American College of Physicians. Online first publication in Annals of Internal Medicine on January 16, 2016.
Upcoming High Value Care Advice Papers
Appropriate Antibiotic Use for Acute Respiratory Tract Infections in Adults: Advice for High Value Care from the American College of Physicians and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Online first publication in Annals of Internal Medicine on January 19, 2016.
Hematuria as a Marker of Occult Urinary Tract Malignancy: Advice for High Value Care from the American College of Physicians. Online first publication in Annals of Internal Medicine on January 26, 2016.
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