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New treatment guidelines for skin infectionsAlthough skin and soft tissue infections can be deadly, most heal by themselves without antibiotics, say new practice guidelines from the Infectious Diseases Society of America.
New guide for managing HIV/AIDS-related infectionsGuidelines for preventing and treating HIV/AIDS-related opportunistic infections (OIs) in children recently received a facelift. Government agencies and industry associations banded together to update recommendations previously published in 2009.
AOA asks for input on evidence-based eyecare guideline for diabeticsReview the American Optometric Association’s guidelines and submit your comments and suggestions.
AUA 2013: mCRPC guideline designed to assist in decision makingFollowing the rollout of several new treatments for metastatic, castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC), a new AUA clinical guideline is aimed at assisting in clinical decision making.
AAP publishes guidelines for managing pediatric C. difficile infectionsThe American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has published a policy statement to provide pediatricians with recommendations for assessing and treating Clostridium difficile infections (CDI) in children.