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Infectious Disease Society of America, Management of Adults With Hospital-acquired and Ventilator-associated Pneumonia
Medscape, Aspiration Pneumonitis and Pneumonia
National Heart, Lung and Blood Insitute Guidelines, for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma (EPR-3), 2007.
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), “Clinical Practice Guideline for the Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents”
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Institute on Aging: “Assessing Cognitive Impairment in Older Patients”
Congestive Heart Failure
Journal of the American College of Cardiology, "2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure"
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
American Thoracic Society Statements and Resources
Annals of Internal Medicine, Treatment of Pressure Ulcers: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians
The American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines for the Psychiatric Evaluation of Adults: Third Edition.
American Diabetes Association, "Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes - 2015"
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, "Recommendations for HIV Prevention with Adults and Adolescents with HIV," 2014
Horizon Behavioral Health
Behavioral Health, Horizon Behavioral Health Clinical Criteria
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), “2014 Evidence-Based Guideline for Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults”
Lead Case Management
CDC Guidelines: Managing Elevated Blood Lead Levels Among Young Children: Recommendations from the Advisory Committee on Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/casemanagement/casemanage_main.htm
New Jersey Physician Lead Advisory Committee http://www.state.nj.us/health/childhoodlead
Obesity Pediatric and Adult
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, "Managing Overweight and Obesity in Adults: Systematic Evidence Review from the Obesity Expert Panel," 2013
National Institute of Health “Standards of Medical Care for Adults”
State of New Jersey Department of Health Perinatal Care http://www.nj.gov/health/fhs/maternalchild/outcomes/health-epidemiology/
ACOG (American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists) Clinical Guidelines https://www.acog.org/About-ACOG/ACOG-Departments/Deliveries-Before-39-Weeks/ACOG-Clinical-Guidelines
American Epilepsy Society, Guidelines
Sickle Cell Disease
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, "Evidence-Based Management of Sickle Cell Disease: Expert Panel Report, 2014"
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, "Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence," 2008