NGC Update Service: October 31, 2016


October 31, 2016

New This Week

Guideline Summaries

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Colorado Division of Workers' Compensation

Department of Veterans Affairs

U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer

Withdrawn Guideline Summaries

Canadian Cardiovascular Society

  • 2012 update of the Canadian Cardiovascular Society guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of dyslipidemia for the prevention of cardiovascular disease in the adult.


Semantic Vs. Full-text Searching

Learn more about semantic searching vs. full-texting searching on the NGC Web site.

Topic Nomination for AHRQ's EPC Program

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's Evidence-based Practice Center (EPC) Program wants to hear from you about important topics for systematic evidence reviews. You can nominate topics online until October 31.

For more information about the topic nomination process, please contact:

To see what others have suggested, visit the AHRQ Effective Healthcare Program 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).