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Please click the topic below for the GAC endorsed guidelines.  Where available, GAC developed summaries have been included

Acne Management - Summary available
Acute Low Back Pain

Acute Sinusitis in Adults - Summary available
Acute Vaginal Bleeding - Summary available
ADHD Management - Summary available
Anemia Screening
Anemia
Anxiety
Asthma: Adults
Asthma: Occupational - Summary available
Bipolar Disorder - Summary available
CHF: Diagnosis of Heart Failure - Summary available
CHF: Standard Drug Therapy  - Summary available
CHF: Non-Pharmacologic Treatment - Summary available
CHF: Acute Heart Failure - Summary available
CHF: Management of Heart Failure with Preserved Systolic Function (Diastolic Heart Failure) - Summary available
CHF: Management of Patients with Heart Failure and Atrial Fibrillation - Summary available
CHF: Ethical and End-of-Life Issues - Summary available
COPD: Diagnosis and Staging – Summary available
COPD: Exacerbation – Summary available
COPD: Improving Survival – Summary available
COPD (Stable): Treatment – Summary available
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Cancer Screening - Summary available
Cervical Cancer Screening: Abnormal Test Results – Summary available
Cholesterol/Lipids - Summary available
Chronic Non-Malignant Pain - Summary available
Chronic Pelvic Pain - Summary available
Colecystectomy
Colorectal Cancer Screening - Summary available
Community Acquired Pneumonia
Contraception - Summary available
Depression: Screening for Depression - Summary available
Depression: Management of Mild Depression - Summary available
Depression: Management of Moderate to Severe Depression - Summary available
Diabetes: Drug Treatment of Type 2 - Summary available
Diabetes: Preventing and Screening for Complications - Summary available
Diabetes: Nephropathy - Summary available
Diabetes: Foot Care - Summary available
Diabetes: Retinopathy - Summary available
Diabetes: Erectile Dysfunction - Summary available
Diabetes: Macrovascular Complications, Hypertension, and Dyslipidemia - Summary available
Diabetes: Type 1 in Children/Adolescents - Summary available
Diabetes: Gestational Diabetes - Summary available
Diabetes: Neuropathy - Summary available
Diabetes: Type 2 in Children/Adolescents - Summary available
Diabetes: Pre-Existing Diabetes and Pregnancy - Summary available
Diabetes: Elderly - Summary available
Diabetes: Diagnostic Tests - Summary available
Diabetes: Prevention - Summary available
Diabetes: Monitoring - Summary available
Diabetes: Glycemic Targets - Summary available
Diabetes: Lifestyle Advice - Summary available
Diabetes: Insulin in Type 1 - Summary available
Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding - Summary available
Endocarditis: Prevention of Infective Endocarditis
Endometriosis - Summary available
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease - Summary available
GI Bleed: Non Variceal - Summary available
Hypertension: Accurate Measurement of Blood Pressure - Summary available
Hypertension: Work-Up - Summary available
Hypertension: Target Blood Pressure Levels - Summary available
Hypertension: Lifestyle Changes - Summary available
Hypertension: Pharmacologic Management - Summary available
Hypertension: Elderly - Summary available
Hypertension: Treatment Issues for Women - Summary available
Hypertension: Pregnancy - Summary available
Hypertension: Improving Treatment Adherence - Summary available
Hypertension: Emergencies and Urgencies - Summary available
Hysterectomy - Summary available
Incontinence
Managing Dementing Disorders: Behavioural Disturbances - Summary available
Managing Dementing Disorders: Caregiving - Summary available
Managing Dementing Disorders: Depression - Summary available
Managing Dementing Disorders: Diagnosis and Assessment - Summary available
Managing Dementing Disorders: Ethical Issues - Summary available
Managing Dementing Disorders: Pharmacologic Therapy - Summary available
Managing Dementing Disorders: Prevention - Summary available
Managing Dementing Disorders: Referral - Summary available
Managing Dementing Disorders: Screening and Case Finding - Summary available
Migraine Management in Adults and Adolescents
Migraine Management in Children
Obesity in Adults - Summary available
Obesity in Children – Summary available
Osteoarthritis & Rheumatoid Arthritis: Management of Pain
Osteoporosis
Otitis Media: Antibiotic Therapy - Summary available
Otitis Media: Prevention - Summary available
Otitis Media: Referral - Summary available
Otitis Media: Information for Patients - Summary available
Palliative Care: Improving Palliative Care Planning for Identified Patients – Summary available
Palliative Care: Recognizing Eligible Patients and Starting the Discussion – Summary available
Pelvic Ultrasound: Indications
Preoperative ECG - Summary available
Prevention of Pressure Ulcers - Summary available
Psychological Therapy and Counseling - Summary available
Radiography: Ankle Injuries
Radiography: Knee Injuries
Rheumatoid Arthritis: Management
ST Elevation Myocardial Infarctions (STEMI)
Skin Cancer Screening
Sleep Apnea: Obstructive Sleep Apnea/Hypopnea Syndrome (OSAHS) – Summary available
Smoking Cessation
Stable Angina
Stroke
UTI in Women: Diagnosis - Summary available
UTI in Women: Treatment and Follow Up – Summary available
Unstable Angina (UA) and Non-ST-Segment Elevation MI (NSTEMI) - Summary available
Uterine Fibroids - Medical Treatment - Summary available
Uterine Fibroids - Surgical Treatment - Summary available
Venous Leg Ulcers: Assessment and Management – Summary available


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