NGC Update Service: April 17, 2017


April 17, 2017

New This Week

Guideline Summaries

American College of Physicians

Program in Evidence-based Care

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

Withdrawn Guideline Summaries

The guideline summary listed below has been withdrawn from the NGC Web site because it no longer meets the NGC Inclusion Criteria. See the Guideline Summaries Archive for a complete list of summaries that have been withdrawn from NGC.

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

  • Medical management of ectopic pregnancy.


IOM Trustworthiness Standards and NGC

AHRQ's NGC is moving ahead with plans to determine the extent to which guidelines included in NGC adhere to the IOM standards for trustworthy guidelines. Visit the Determining Extent Adherence to the IOM Standards in NGC page for the latest developments!

Coming Soon

New Congress of Neurological Surgeons Guidelines.

Health Awareness Topics: April 2017

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).