Chronic Disease Guidelines


Asthma

Australian Association for Exercise and Science Position Statement on Exercise and Asthma (2011)

Australian Association for Exercise and Science (ESSA)

link  (pdf)

iCAHE checklist score - 6/14 see score sheet 


British Guideline on the Management of Asthma: A national clinical guideline (2014) [revised from 2011]

Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN)

link  (pdf)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14 see score sheet 

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Cardiovascular Disease

ESC Guidelines for the management of grown-up congenital heart disease (2010)

European Society of Cardiology (ESC)

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 7/14 see score sheet

 

ESC/ESA Guidelines on non-cardiac surgery: cardiovascular assessment and management (2014)

The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and the European Society of Anaesthesiology (ESA)

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score 8/14 see score sheet


Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (2013)

American College of Cardiology Foundation and the American Heart Association

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 10/14 see score sheet


Reducing risk in heart disease: An expert guide to clinical practice for secondary prevention of coronary heart disease (2012)

National Heart Foundation of Australia and Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 5/14 see score sheet 

 

European Guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in clinical practice (2012)

European Society of Cardiology (ESC)

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score- 10/14 see score sheet


Effectiveness-Based Guidelines for the prevention of Cardiovascular disease in Women (2011)

American Heart Association

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 11/14 see score sheet


Guidelines for the prevention, detection and management of chronic heart failure in Australia (2011)

National Heart Foundation of Australia

link (pdf)

iCAHE checklist score - 8/14 see score sheet

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Chronic Pain

Management of chronic pain (2013)

Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network

link (pdf)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14 see score sheet

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Guideline on Pulmonary Rehabilitation in Adults (2013)

British Thoracic Society Pulmonary Rehabilitation Guideline Group

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 11/14 see score sheet


The COPD-X Plan Australian and New Zealand Guidelines for the management ofChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (2014)

Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand & Lung Foundation Australia

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 7/14 see score sheet


Guidelines for the physiotherapy management of the adult, medical, spontaneously breathing patient (2009)

British Thoracic Society Physiotherapy Guideline Development Group

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 11/14 see score sheet


Bronchiectasis in Indigenous children in remote Australian communities: Position Statement (2002)

The Medical Journal of Australia (MJA)

link (pdf)

iCAHE checklist score - 10/14 see score sheet


Chronic suppurative lung disease and bronchiectasis in children and adults in Australia and New Zealand: Position Statement (2010)

Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand and the Australian Lung Foundation (TSANZ) under The Medical Journal of Australia (MJA)

link (pdf)

iCAHE checklist score - 10/14 see score sheet


Management of bronchiectasis and chronic suppurative lung disease in Indigenous children and adults from rural and remote Australian communities: Position Statement (2008)

The Medical Journal of Australia (MJA)

link (pdf)

iCAHE checklist score - 9/14 see score sheet


Standards for the diagnosis and management of patients with COPD (2004)

American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society Task Force

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 9/14


Australian and New Zealand guidelines for the management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (2010)

Australian Lung Foundation and Thoracic Society of Australia

link  (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14


Chronic Obstructive pulmonary disease (2010)

National Institute for Clinical Excellence UK

link  (html)

REPLACED BY CG101 (see below)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14


CG101 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (updated) (2010)

National Institute for Clinical Excellence UK

link  (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14


The Canadian Thoracic Society recommendations for management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (2007)

The Canadian Thoracic Society Canada

link  (pdf)

iCAHE checklist score - 11/14


Evidence-Based Practice Guideline for the Management of Bronchiolitis in Infants and Children (2006)

The Health for Kids in the South East Bronchiolitis Guideline Development Group at Southern Health

link no longer available 

iCAHE checklist score 13/14 see score sheet

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Diabetes

 

General Practice Management of type 2 Diabetes (2014)

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and Diabetes Australia 

link (HTML)

 

iCAHE checklist score - 10/14 see score sheet


Management of Diabetes (2010)

Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN)

link (pdf)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14 


Type 2 diabetes: national clinical guideline for management in primary and secondary care (update) (2008)

National Collaborating Centre for Chronic Conditions

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14


Diabetes in pregnancy: management of diabetes and its complications from preconception to the postnatal period (2008)

National Collaborating Centre for Women's and Children's Health

link  (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14 


National Evidence Based Guidelines for the Management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (2005)

National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14


Type 1 diabetes in children and adolescents (2005)

National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14


Type 1 diabetes: diagnosis and management of type 1 diabetes in children, young people and adults (2010)

National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE)

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14


Specific guidelines for the treatment of diabetic foot infections (2011)

International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot (IWGDF) 

 link (html)   

iCAHE checklist score 4/14 see score sheet


Infectious Diseases Society of America Clinical Practice Guideline for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Diabetic Foot Infections (2012)   

 Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) 

link (html) 

iCAHE checklist score 11/14 see score sheet


2012 Infectious Diseases Society of America Clinical Practice Guideline for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Diabetic Foot Infections (update of 2004 guidelines) (2012)

Infectious Diseases Society of America 

link (pdf)

iCAHE checklist score 12/14 see score sheet

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Glaucoma

NHMRC Guidelines for Screening, Prognosis, Diagnosis, Management and Prevention of  Glaucoma (2010)

National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

link (pdf)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14 see score sheet

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Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis: Management of multiple sclerosis in primary and secondary care (2014) [revised from 2004]

National Institute for health and Care Excellence (NICE)

link (pdf)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14 see score sheet

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Osteoporosis

Clinical practice guideline for osteoporosis screening and treatment (2010)

Medical Associates

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 12/14


Management of Osteoporosis (2007)

Scottish Intercollegiate Network (SIGN)

link no longer available

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14


Clinical guideline for the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women and older men (2010)

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14


Osteoporosis fragility fracture (2012)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence

link (pdf 319KB)

iCAHE checklist score - 13/14 see score sheet


Osteoporosis in Men: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline (2012)

The Clinical Guidelines Subcommittee of The Endocrine Society 

link (html) 

iCAHE checklist score: 7/14 see score sheet


Diagnosis and management of osteoporosis is postmenopausal women and older men in the UK: National Osteoporosis Guideline Group (NOGG) (2013)

National Osteoporosis Guideline Group (NOGG)

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score 6/14 see score sheet

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Rheumatoid Arthritis

Management of early rheumatoid arthritis:  a national clinical guideline (2011)

Scottish Intercollegiate Guideline Network (SIGN)

link (pdf)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14 see score sheet

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Stroke

Guidelines for the management of spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage in adults (2007)

American Heart Foundation

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 11/14


Guidelines for management of ischaemic stroke and trans ischaemic attack (2008)

The European Stroke Organisation

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 9/14


Health care guide: diagnosis and treatment of ischaemic stroke (2012)

Institute for Clinical Symptoms Improvement (ICSI)

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 10/14


Stroke: diagnosis and initial management of acute stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA) (2008)

National Health Service (UK)

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14


Clinical guidelines for acute stroke management (2010)

National Stroke Foundation (Australia)

link (pdf)

iCAHE checklist score - 14/14


Management of patients with stroke or TIA: assessment, investigation and immediate management and secondary prevention. A national clinical guideline (2008)

Scottish Intercollegiate Guideline Network (SIGN)

link (html)

iCAHE checklist score - 13/14


Guidelines for the Prevention of Stroke in Patients With Stroke or Transient Ischemic Attack : A Guideline for Healthcare Professionals From the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (2010)

American Heart Association/American Stroke Association

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iCAHE checklist score - 10/14 see score sheet

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