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Updated Recommendations on Diagnosis and Management of Common Bile Duct Stones

The British Society of Gastroenterology updates its 2008 guideline.

Updated Guidelines for Diagnosing, Treating, and Preventing Obesity in Children

These Endocrine Society guidelines include updated information about extreme obesity, laboratory testing, genomic syndromes, and bariatric surgery.

2017 Childhood and Adolescent Immunization Schedule

The annual update of recommended immunizations from birth through age 18

Updated Multisociety Guideline for Endoscope Reprocessing

The latest guidance on high-level disinfection of gastrointestinal endoscopes for prevention of infectious disease transmission

Canadian Guideline on Video Capsule Endoscopy

Video capsule endoscopy is appropriate in specific situations for Crohn disease, obscure gastrointestinal bleeding, and selected other conditions.

Expert Consensus Statement on Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

A new tool to support clinical decision making

Surviving Sepsis Campaign Updates Guidelines for Management of Sepsis and Septic Shock

This revision of the 2012 guidelines focuses on early management in adults.