NGC Update Service: August 29, 2016


August 29, 2016

New This Week

Guideline Summaries

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Withdrawn Guideline Summaries

The guideline summary listed below has been withdrawn from the NGC Web site because it no longer meets the NGC Inclusion Criteria. See the Guideline Summaries Archive for a complete list of summaries that have been withdrawn from NGC.

World Health Organization

  • Consolidated guidelines on HIV prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care for key populations.


Redesigned NGC Site Launched

We have optimized NGC for tablet and mobile device viewing! Find guidelines via a new Browse by Clinical Specialty page and an easier to use Browse by Organization page.

Conference News

G-I-N North America Invites Your Ideas for Future Webinars and Activities

The G-I-N North America Interest Group Survey has only 14 short questions that can be completed in approximately 10 minutes. Your information is confidential and will NOT be shared with any other organizations or individuals. To participate, click on the following link or copy the link into your internet browser: Please complete the survey by Monday, September 2.

Guidelines International Network (G-I-N) Conference

The Guidelines International Network (G-I-N) 13th annual conference will take place from September 27-30, 2016 in Philadelphia. This conference will be co-hosted by the American College of Physicians, ECRI Institute and Penn Medicine. The theme is "Individualised Guidelines and Clinical Performance Measurement in an Era of Personalised Medicine." Registration open. For more information, visit the G-I-N Conference Web site.

How to Participate

Submit Guidelines: Visit our Submit Guidelines page for information on how to submit your organization's guidelines.

Suggest a Guideline for Possible Inclusion: Submit your suggestions for evidence-based clinical practice guidelines that you would like to see included in NGC.

NGC's Sister Resource

Look for Quality Measures in AHRQ's National Quality Measures Clearinghouse (NQMC).