Search Tag: evidence-based guidelines

Cardiology Management

Ensuring Patient Access to Guideline-Based Therapies

2014 17 Nov

Misalignment between evidence-informed clinical care guideline recommendations and reimbursement policies has created care gaps that lead to suboptimal outcomes for patients denied access to guideline-based therapies. Stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation (AFib) is discussed as an example in a study which appears in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology.... Read more

Executive Health Management

New Guidelines For Pathologists

2014 01 Sep

A raft of evidence-based guidelines is set to be presented when the College of American Pathologists (CAP) convenes on 7-10 September 2014. Eight of those new guidelines are scheduled to be launched officially in January 2015, Medscape Medical News reported.Evidence-based guidelines, which play an important role in improving working practices, are being... Read more