Table 5. Guidelines Published after AHCPR Guidelines Publication Dates

Acute Pain Management
  1. Acute Post-Operative Pain Management. In: AMRRC-AHCPR Guideline Criteria Project: Develop, Apply, and Evaluate Medical Review Criteria and Educational Outreach Based upon Practice Guidelines, Volume II. Washington, D.C.: American Medical Review Research Center, 1995.
  2. Acute Pain and Cancer Pain, A Position Statement from the American Academy of Pain Medicine, American Academy of Pain Medicine, 1998.
  3. American Geriatrics Society Panel on Chronic Pain in Older Persons, Clinical Practice Guidelines, The Management of Chronic Pain in Older Persons, JAGS. 1998;46:635-651.
  4. American Society of Anesthesiologists. Practice Guidelines for Acute Pain in the Perioperative Setting, Anesthesiology. 1995;82:1071-81.
  5. American Society of Anesthesiologists. Practice Guidelines for Cancer Pain Management, Anesthesiology. 1996;84:1243-1257.
  6. American Society of Anesthesiologists. Practice Guidelines for Chronic Pain Management, Anesthesiology. 1997;86:995-1004.
  7. Chronic Pain Management in the Long-Term Care Setting. Columbia, MD: American Medical Directors Association, 1999.
  8. Integration of Behavioral and Relaxation Approaches into the Treatment of Chronic Pain and Insomnia. National Institutes of Health. Technology Assessment Conference Statement, October 16-18, 1995.
  9. Management of Pain Using Dangerous Drugs and Controlled Substances, Agency for Health Care Administration, State of Florida, October 25, 1996.
  10. Model Guidelines for the Use of Controlled Substances for the Treatment of Pain, May 1998. Federation of States Medical Board of the United States, Inc. www.fsmb.org/pain.htm.
  11. The Necessity for Early Evaluation and Treatment of the Chronic Pain Patient. A Consensus Statement from the American Academy of Pain Medicine, American Academy of Pain Medicine, 1997.
  12. Quality Improvement Guidelines for the Treatment of Acute Pain and Cancer Pain. Consensus Statement, American Pain Society, JAMA. 1995;274(23):1874-1880.
  13. The Use of Opioids for the Treatment of Chronic Pain. A Consensus Statement from the American Academy of Pain Medicine and the American Pain Society, American Academy of Pain Medicine and American Pain Society, 1997.
  14. Young D. Research-Based Protocol: Acute Pain Management, The University of Iowa Gerontological Nursing Interventions Research Center, Research Development and Dissemination Core, 1997.
Urinary Incontinence in Adults
  1. The Geriatric Patient, Reference Guide, 7th Edition. American Board of Family Practice, 1998, pp. 30-35.
  2. Lyons S, Pringle Specht J. Research-Based Protocol: Prompted Voiding for Persons with Urinary Incontinence, The University of Iowa Gerontological Nursing Interventions Research Center, Research Development and Dissemination Core, 1999.
  3. McCormick K, Palmer M. Urinary Incontinence in Older Adults. In: Fitzpatrick J, Taunton RL, Jacox A, eds. Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 10. New York: Springer Publishing Company, pp. 25-53.
  4. Ouslander JG, et al. Urinary Incontinence Clinical Practice Guideline. American Medical Directors Association, 1996.
  5. The Surgical Management of Female Stress Urinary Incontinence, American Urological Association, June 1997.
  6. Urinary Tract Infection, Reference Guide, 5th Edition. American Board of Family Practice, 1997.
Pressure Ulcers in Adults: Prediction and Prevention
  1. American Diabetes Association. Position Statement: Preventive Foot Care in Patients with Diabetes, Diabetes Care. 2000;23(1):S55-S56.
  2. Folkedahl B, Frantz R, Goode C. Prevention of Pressure Ulcers. The University of Iowa Gerontological Nursing Interventions Research Center, Research Development and Dissemination Core, 1997.
  3. Laouri M, Mittman B, et al. Developing Quality and Utilization Review Criteria for Pressure Ulcers in Adults: Phase II Final Report, March 1995. RAND. PM-403-AHCPR.
  4. Lower Extremity Ulceration. American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, 1998.
  5. National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel. NPUAP Statement on Reverse Staging of Pressure Ulcers, The NPUAP Report. September 1995;4(3). www​.npuap.org.
  6. National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel. Minimum Data Set-2 (MDS-2) & Skin Ulcer Assessment. The NUPUAP Report. April 1996;4(3). www​.npuap.org.
  7. Pressure Sores, American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 1996.
  8. Pressure Ulcers Clinical Practice Guideline. American Medical Directors Association, 1996.
  9. Stage I Assessment in Darkly Pigmented Skin, 1998. National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel. www​.npuap.org.
  10. Statement on Pressure Ulcer Prevention, National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, 1992. www​.npuap.org.
  11. Venous Leg Ulcer Guideline. University of Pennsylvania, 1997.
Depression in Primary Care
  1. Comorbidity. Practice Based Report of the AMA Council on Scientific Affairs (Report A-91). American Medical Association.
  2. Depression. Columbia, MD: The American Medical Directors Association, 1996.
  3. Depression. University of Michigan Health System, 1998.
  4. Depressive Disorders, Reference Guide, 7th Edition. Lexington, KY: American Board of Family Practice, 1998.
  5. Early Detection of Depression. Canadian Task Force on the Periodic Health Examination, Health Canada, January 1994.
  6. FACCT Quality Measures - Major Depressive Disorder. Foundation for Accountability. www.facct.org/measures/existing_measures/mdd.html.
  7. The Geriatric Patient, Reference Guide, 7th Edition. Lexington, KY: American Board of Family Practice, 1998, pp. 18-19, 30-31.
  8. Major Depression, Panic Disorder and Generalized Anxiety Disorder in Adults in Primary Care. Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement. March 1999.
  9. Meredith L, Wells K, Camp P. Clinician Specialty and Treatment Style for Depressed Outpatients With and Without Medical Comorbidities. RAND, DRU-492-1-AHCPR, June 1994.
  10. Practice Guideline for Major Depressive Disorder in Adults. Am J Psychiatry 1993;150(4 Suppl):1-26.
  11. Practice Parameters for the Assessment and Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Depressive Disorders. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 1998;37(10 Suppl):63S-83S.
  12. Schulberg HC, Katon W, Simon GE, Rush AJ. Treating Major Depression in Primary Care Practice: An Update of the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research Practice Guidelines. Arch Gen Psychiatry. 1998;55:1121-1127.
  13. Scotton Piven ML. Research-Based Protocol: Detection of Depression in the Cognitively Intact Older Adult, The University of Iowa Gerontological Nursing Interventions Research Center, Research Development and Dissemination Core, 1998.
  14. Screening for Depression. In: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2nd Edition. Alexandria, Virginia: International Medical Publishing, 1996.
  15. Veterans Health Administration Clinical Guideline for Major Depressive Disorder, MDD with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and MDD with Substance Abuse, Department of Veterans Affairs, 1997.
  16. Work Group on Major Depressive Disorder. Practice Guideline for the treatment of Patients with Major Depression, 2nd Edition. The American Psychiatric Association, April 2000. www​.psych.org/clin_res/Depression2e​.book.html.
Cataract in Adults
  1. Care of the Adult Patient with Cataract. American Optomertic Association, 1996.
  2. Cataract in the Adult Eye. American Academy of Ophthalmology, 1996.
  3. Laouri M, Mittman B, et al. Developing Quality and Utilization Review Crieria for Management of Cataract in Adults: Phase II Final Report. Santa Monica, CA: RAND, April 1995, PM-404-AHCPR.
  4. Lee PP, et al. Cataract Surgery: A Literature Review and Ratings of Appropriateness and Cruciality. Santa Monica, CA: RAND, 1993.
  5. Preferred Practice Pattern: Comprehensive Adult Eye Evaluation. American Academy of Ophthalmology, 1996.
  6. Screening for Visual Impairment. In: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2nd Edition. Alexandria, VA: International Medical Publishing, 1996.
Sickle Cell Disease
No guidelines were identified.
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  1. Coley CM, Barry MJ, Mulley AG. Position Paper, Clinical Guideline: Part III. Screening for Prostate Cancer, Ann Intern Med. 1997;126:480-484.
Management of Cancer Pain
  1. Acute Pain and Cancer Pain. A Position Statement from the American Academy of Pain Medicine, American Academy of Pain Medicine, 1998.
  2. American Society of Anesthesiologists. Practice Guidelines for Cancer Pain Management, Anesthesiology. 1996;84:1243-1257.
  3. Quality Improvement Guidelines for the Treatment of Acute Pain and Cancer Pain. Consensus Statement, American Pain Society, JAMA. 1995;274(23):1874-1880.
Unstable Angina
  1. Coronary Artery Disease, Reference Guide, 6th Edition. Lexington, KY: American Board of Family Practice, 1997.
  2. Dracup K, et al. National Heart Attack Alert Program. Educational Strategies to Prevent Prehospital Delay in Patients at High Risk for Acute Myocardial Infarction, US Department of Health and Human Services. Public Health Service. National Institutes of Health. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. NIH Publication No. 97-3787. Bethesda, MD: National Institutes of Health, September 1997.
  3. Dracup K, et al. The Physician's Role in Minimizing Prehospital Delay in Patients at High Risk for Acute MI: Recommendations from the National Heart Attack Alert Program, Ann Intern Med. 1997;126:645-651.
  4. Grundy SM, et al. Primary Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease: Guidance from Framingham, A Statement for Healthcare Professionals from the AHA Task Force on Risk Reduction. American Heart Association, July 1997. http://www.amhrt.org/Scientific/statements/1998/059801.html
  5. Hirsch J, Fuster V. Guide to Anticoagulant Therapy Pt. 1: Heparin, Circulation. 1994;89: 1449-1468.
  6. Ischemic Heart Disease Profile. In: Palmer RH, Clark LE, Lawthers AG, et al. DEMPAQ: A Project to Develop and Evaluate Methods to Promote Ambulatory Care Quality, Final Report, Volume III. Boston, MA: Harvard School of Public Health, 1994.
  7. Monitoring Quality of Primary Care: A Self-Assessment Workbook. In: Palmer RH, Clark LE, Lawthers AG, et al. DEMPAQ: A Project to Develop and Evaluate Methods to Promote Ambulatory Care Quality, Final Report, Volume III. Boston, MA: Harvard School of Public Health, 1994.
  8. Mosea L, et al. Cardiovascular Disease in Women, A Statement for Healthcare Professionals from the American Heart Association. Circulation. 1997;96:2468-2482.
  9. Quality Improvement/Clinical Guidelines: Beta Blockers After Myocardial Infarction, Humana. www.humana.com/provider/guidelines/beta.html.
  10. Ryan TJ, et al. ACC/AHA Guidelines for the Management of Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction, A Report of the ACC/AHA Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee on Management of Acute Myocardial Infarction). Circulation. 1996;94:2341-2350.
  11. Screening for Asymptomatic Coronary Artery Disease. In: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2nd Edition. Alexandria, VA: International Medical Publishing, 1996.
  12. Selker HP, et al. An Evaluation of Technologies for Identifying Acute Cardiac Ischemia in the Emergency Department, Executive Summary of a National Heart Attack Alert Program Working Group Report. Ann Emerg Med. 1997;29:1-12.
  13. Swan HJC, et al. ACC Position Statement -- Preventive Cardiology and Atherosclerotic Disease, J American College of Cardiol. 1994;24:838.
Heart Failure
  1. Congestive Heart Failure Profile. In: Palmer RH, Clark LE, Lawthers AG, et al. DEMPAQ: A Project to Develop and Evaluate Methods to Promote Ambulatory Care Quality, Final Report, Volume 3. Boston, MA: Harvard School of Public Health, 1994.
  2. Monitoring Quality of Primary Care: A Self-Assessment Workbook, DEMPAQ Record Review Criteria, Congestive Heart Failure. In Palmer RH, Clark LE, Lawthers AG, Edwards JE, Fowles J, Garnick D, Weiner J. DEMPAQ: A Project to Develop and Evaluate Methods to Promote Ambulatory Care Quality, Final Report, Volume 3. Boston, MA: Harvard School of Public Health, 1994.
  3. ACC/AHA Task Force Report. Guidelines for the Evaluation and Management of Heart Failure, Task Force on Practice Guidelines. Circulation. 1995;92:2764-2784.
  4. Data Fact Sheet: Congestive Heart Failure in the US: A New Epidemic? The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, September 1996.
  5. Heart Failure Clinical Practice Guideline. Columbia, MD: American Medical Directors Association, 1996.
  6. Cardiovascular Disease in Women, American Heart Association Statement, 1997. www​.amhrt.org.
  7. Chronic Heart Failure, Reference Guide, 6th Edition. Lexington, KY: American Board of Family Practice, 1997.
  8. Consensus Recommendations for the Management of Chronic Heart Failure, The American Journal of Cardiology. 1999;83(2A):1A-38A.
  9. Diagnosis and Treatment of Heart Failure Due to Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction: A National Clinical Guideline, Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network, Feburary 1999.
  10. Health Care Guideline: Congestive Heart Failure in Adults, Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement, 1999.
  11. Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) Practice Guidelines: HFSA Guidelines for Management of Patients with Heart Failure Caused by Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction -- Pharmacological Approaches, Heart Failure Society of America, 1999.
  12. Krumholz HM, Baker DW, Ashton CM, et al. AHA/ACC Conference Proceedings: Evaluating Quality of Care for Patients with Heart Failure, Circulation. 2000;101:e122-e140.
  13. Quality Improvement/Clinical Guidelines: Management of Congestive Heart Failure, Humana. www.humana.com/providers/guidelines/heart.html.
Otitis Media with Effusion
  1. Acute Otitis Media: Management and Surveillance in an Era of Pneumococcal Resistance. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 1999;18(1):1-9.
  2. American Academy of Pediatrics. The Otitis Media Guideline Panel, Managing Otitis Media with Effusion in Young Children. Pediatrics. 1994;94(5):766-773.
  3. Evidence Based Clinical Practice Guideline for Medical Management of Otitis Media in Children 2 Months to 6 Years of Age. Children's Hospital Medical Center. Cincinnati. OH. 1999.
  4. Health Care Guideline: Diagnosis and Treatment of Otitis Media in Children. Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement. 1999.
Quality Determinants of Mammography
  1. ACR Standard for the Performance of Screening Mammography. American College of Radiology. 1995.
  2. ACR Standard for the Performance of Diagnostic Mammography. American College of Radiology. 1998.
  3. ACS Guidelines for the Early Detection of Breast Cancer: Update 1997. CA Cancer J Clin. 1997;47(3):150-53.
  4. American College of Radiology Guidelines for Breast Cancer Screening. Am J Roentgenol. 1998;171(1):29-33.
  5. Ferrini R, Mannino E, Ramsdell E, Hill L. Screening Mammography for Breast Cancer. Am J Prev Med. 1996;12(5):340-341.
  6. Breast Cancer Screening for Women Ages 40-49. NIH Conses Statement. 1997;15(1):1-35.
  7. Expert Panel on Women's Imaging Breast Work Group. Appropriateness Criteria: Calcifications. American College of Radiology. September 1999.
  8. Expert Panel on Women's Imaging Breast Work Group. Appropriateness Criteria for Workup of Palpable Breast Mass. American College of Radiology. September 1999.
  9. Expert Panel on Women's Imgaing Breast Work Group. Appropriateness Criteria: Nonpalpable Breast Mass. American College of Radiology. September 1999.
  10. Expert Panel on Women's Imaging Breast Work Group. Appropriateness Criteria: Stage 1 Breast Carcinoma. American College of Radiology. September 1999.
  11. Health Care Guideline: Breast Cancer Diagnosis. Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement, April 1998.
  12. Recommended Breast Cancer Surveillance Guidelines. J Clin Oncol. 1997;15(5):2149-2156. www​.asco.org.
  13. Screening for Breast Cancer. In: Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2nd Edition. Alexandria, VA: International Medical Publishing, 1996.
  14. Smith TJ, Davidson NE, Schapira DV, et al. American Society of Clinical Oncology 1998 Update of Recommended Breast Cancer Surveillance Guidelines. J Clin Oncol. 1999;17:1080-1082. www​.asco.org.
Acute Low Back Problems in Adults
  1. Adult Low Back Pain. Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement. November 1998.
  2. Appropriateness Criteria for Uncomplicated Low Back Pain. American College of Radiology. September 1996.
  3. Counselling to Prevent Low Back Pain. In: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2nd Edition. Alexandria, VA: International Medical Publishing, 1996, pp. 699-710.
  4. Ellenberger C. MR Imaging of the Low Back Syndrome. Neurology. 1994;44:594-600.
  5. Guideline for Hospitalization for Low Back Pain. Washington State Department of Labor and Industries. June 1999.
  6. Review of the Literature on Spinal Ultrasound for the Evaluation of Back Pain and Radicular Disorders: Report of the Therapeutics and Technology Assessment Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology. Neurology. 1998;51(2):343-344.
  7. Universe of Florida Patients with Low Back Pain or Injury. State of Florida, Agency for Health Care Administration. February 1996.
Pressure Ulcer Treatment
  1. The Care of Patients with Chronic Leg Ulcer, A National Clinical Guideline. Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network, July 1998.
  2. Folkedahl B, Frantz R, Goode C. Research-Based Protocol: Treatment of Pressure Ulcers. The University of Iowa Gerontological Nursing Interventions Research Center, Research Development and Dissemination Core, 1997.
  3. Lower Extremity Ulceration. American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, 1998.
  4. Mittman L, et al. Developing Quality and Utilization Review Criteria for Pressure Ulcers in Adults: Phase II Final Report, March 1995. RAND. PM-403-AHCPR.
  5. National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel. Minimum Data Set-2 (MDS-2) & Skin Ulcer Assessment, The NUPUAP Report. April 1996;4(3). www​.npuap.org.
  6. National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel. NPUAP Statement on Reverse Staging of Pressure Ulcers, The NPUAP Report. September 1995;4(3). www​.npuap.org.
  7. Pressure Sores. American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 1996.
  8. Pressure Ulcers Clinical Practice Guideline. American Medical Directors Association, 1996.
  9. Pressure Ulcer Therapy Companion. American Medical Directors Association, 1999.
  10. Stage I Assessment in Darkly Pigmented Skin. National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, 1998. www​.npuap.org.
  11. Venous Leg Ulcer Guideline. University of Pennsylvania, 1997.
Stroke and Post-Stroke Rehabilitation
  1. Adams HP. Guidelines for Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Stroke: A Supplement to the Guidelines for the Management of Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke, A Statement for Healthcare Professionals from a Special Writing Group of the Stroke Council, American Heart Association. Circulation. 1996:94:1167-1174.
  2. Biller J, et al. Guidelines for the Carotid Endarterectomy, A Statement for Healthcare Professionals From a Special Writing Group of the Stroke Council, American Heart Association, 1997. www.amhrt.org/Scientific/statements/1998/029801.html.
  3. Biller J, et al. American Heart Association Guidelines for Carotid Endardarectomy. A Statement for Healthcare Professionals from a Special Writing Group of the Stroke Council, American Heart Association. Circulation. 1998;97:501-509.
  4. Culebras A, et al. Practice Guidelines for the Use of Imaging in Transient Ischemic Attacks and Acute Stroke, A Report of the Stroke Council, American Heart Association. Stroke. 1997;28:1480-1497.
  5. Grundy SM, et al. Guide to Primary Prevention of CV Diseases, American Heart Association Medical/Scientific Statement. Circulation. 1997;95:2329-2331.
  6. Helgason CM and Wolf PA. AHA Medical/Scientific Statement: American Heart Association Prevention Conference IV: Prevention and Rehabilitation of Stroke, Circulation. 1997;96:701-707.
  7. Helgason CM, Wolf PA. American Heart Association Prevention Conference IV: Prevention and Rehabilitation of Stroke Executive Summary, Circulation. 1997;96:701-707.
  8. Hennekens CH, et al. Aspirin as a Therapeutic Agent in CV Disease, A Statement from Health Care Professionals from the American Heart Association. Circulation. 1997;96: 2751-2753.
  9. Kelly-Hayes M, Robertson JT, Broderick JP, et al. AHA Scientific Statement: The American Heart Association Stroke Outcome Classification, Stroke. 1998;29:1274-1280.
  10. Management of Patients with Stroke. I: Assessment, Investigation, Immediate Management and Secondary Prevention. A National Clinical Guideline Recommended for Use in Scotland by the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network, Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network, Pilot Edition, May 1997.
  11. Management of Patients with Stroke. II: Management of Carotid Stenosis and Carotid Endarterectomy. A National Clinical Guideline Recommended for Use in Scotland by the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network, Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network, Pilot Edition, May 1997.
  12. Management of Patients with Stroke. III: Identification and Management of Dysphagia. A National Clinical Guideline Recommended for Use in Scotland by the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network, Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network, Pilot Edition, November 1997.
  13. Management of Patients with Stroke. IV: Rehabilitation, Prevention and Management of Complications, and Discharge Planning. A National Clinical Guideline Recommended for Use in Scotland by the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network, Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network, Pilot Edition, April 1998.
  14. Practice Advisory: Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Ischemic Stroke - Summary Statement, Neurology. 1996;47:835-839.
  15. Report of the Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology. Practice Advisory: Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Ischemic Stroke - Summary Statement, Neurology. 1996;47:835-839.
  16. Screening for Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis. In: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2nd Edition. Alexandria, VA: International Medical Publishing, 1996.
Cardiac Rehabilitation
  1. Balady GJ, Fletcher BJ, Froelicher ES, et al. Cardiac Rehabilitation Programs: A Statement for Healthcare Professionals from the American Heart Association, 1994. www.americanheart.org/Scientific/statements/1994/099402.html.
  2. Coronary Artery Disease, Reference Guide, 6th Edition. Lexington, KY: American Board of Family Practice, 1997.
  3. Gibbons RJ, et al. AHA Medical/Scientific Statement. ACC/AHA Guidelines for Exercise Testing: Executive Summary and Full Report. A Report to the ACC/AHA Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee on Exercise Testing), J Am Coll Cardiol. 1997;30:260-315.
  4. Grundy SM, et al. Primary Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease: Guidance from Framingham, A Statement for Healthcare Professionals from the AHA Task Force on Risk Reduction. American Heart Association, July 1997. http://www.amhrt.org/Scientific/statements/1998/059801.html.
  5. Guidelines for Perioperative Cardiovascular Evaluation for Noncardiac Surgery. American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology, Circulation. 1996;93:1278-1317.
  6. Mosea L, et al. Cardiovascular Disease in Women. AHA Medical/Scientific Statement, Circulation. 1997;96:2468-2482. www​.amhrt.org.
  7. Prystowsky EN, et al. Management of Patients with Atrial Fibrillation. A Statement for Healthcare Professionals from the Subcommittee on Electrocardiography and Electrophysiology, American Heart Association, October 19, 1995.
  8. Quality Improvement/Clinical Guidelines: Beta Blockers After Myocardial Infarction. Humana. www.humana.com/provider/guidelines/beta.html.
  9. Ryan TJ, et al. ACC/AHA Guidelines for the Management of Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction, A Report of the ACC/AHA Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Committee on Management of Acute Myocardial Infarction). Circulation. 1996;94:2341-2350.
Early Alzheimer's Disease
  1. The American Academy of Neurology Ethics and Humanities Subcommittee. Ethical Issues in the Management of the Demented Patient, Neurology. 1996;46:1180-1183.
  2. American Psychiatric Association. Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias of Late Life. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Press, Inc. 1996.
  3. American Psychological Association, Presidential Task Force on the Assessment of Age-Consistent Memory Decline and Dementia. Guidelines for the Evaluation of Dementia and Age-Related Cognitive Decline. American Psychological Association, February 1998.
  4. California Workgroup on Guidelines for Alzheimer's Disease Management. New Guidelines for Alzheimer's Disease Management, Medical Board of California Action Report. 1999;70:8-9.
  5. Dementia. American College of Radiology Appropriateness Criteria.
  6. Dementia Clinical Practice Guideline. Columbia, MD: American Medical Directors Association, 1998.
  7. Dementia Identification and Assessment: Guidelines for Primary Care Practitioners, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC and University HealthSystem Consortium, Oakbrook, IL, 1997.
  8. Eccles M, Clarke J, Livingstone M, et al. North of England Evidence Based Guidelines Development Project: Guideline for the Primary Care Management of Dementia. BMJ.1998;317:802-8.
  9. The Geriatric Patient, Reference Guide, 7th Edition. Lexington, KY: American Board of Family Practice, 1998, pp. 27-29.
  10. Guidelines for Alzheimer's Disease Management. Los Angeles Alzheimer's Association, January 1999.
  11. Hall GR. Research-Based Protocol: Alzheimer's Disease and Chronic Dementing Illnesses. The University of Iowa Gerontological Nursing Interventions Research Center, Research Development and Dissemination Core, 1996.
  12. Hall GR and Buckwalter K. Research-Based Protocol: Bathing Persons with Dementia. The University of Iowa Gerontological Nursing Interventions Research Center, Research Development and Dissemination Core, 1996.
  13. Interventions in the Management of Behavioural and Psychological Aspects of Dementia: A National Clinical Guideline Recommended for Use in Scotland by the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network, Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network, February 1998.
  14. Screening for Dementia. In: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2nd Edition. Alexandria, VA: International Medical Publishing, 1996.
  15. Use of Restraints for Patients in Nursing Homes, Report 4 of the Council of Scientific Affairs (A-97). American Medical Association, 1997.

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