Arthritis/Rheumatic Disease

Arthritis/Rheumatic Disease

Guideline Watch

Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule for 2014

The CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices has released its 2014 immunization schedule.

Use of Antiretroviral Drugs in Pregnancy

Specific drug information is updated, but the recommendations for treating neonates remain unchanged.

Prevention of Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections

This document updates 2008 guidelines on prevention of catheter-associated urinary tract infections in acute care hospitals.

Management of Valvular Heart Disease in Adults Free

New guidelines emphasize stages of disease progression and guideline-directed medical therapy and include clinically relevant decision-pathway algorithms.

New Recommendations for Lab-Based Sexually Transmitted Disease Diagnosis

Nucleic acid amplification tests are preferred for diagnosing gonorrhea and chlamydia in both genital and extragenital infections.