Guideline Updates

A new set of clinical practice guidelines from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons includes eight recommendations regarding the surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation.
New consensus guidelines provide a "road map" for the appropriate implementation of imaging biomarkers in clinical practice.
authors conducted a cross-sectional survey and review of websites and organizations responsible for producing 290 clinical practice guidelines published on the National Guideline Clearinghouse website in 2012 to see how financial relationships were being disclosed.