American College of Chest Physicians

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The American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) is a medical organization consisting of physicians and non-physician specialists in the field of chest medicine, which includes pulmonology, thoracic surgery, and intensive care medicine.

Clinical practice guidelines

The methods and evidence rating system used by the ACCP in producing clinical practice guidelines are available.[1][2][3]

References

  1. Guyatt GH, Cook DJ, Jaeschke R, Pauker SG, Schünemann HJ (2008). "Grades of recommendation for antithrombotic agents: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines (8th Edition).". Chest 133 (6 Suppl): 123S-131S. DOI:10.1378/chest.08-0654. PMID 18574262. Research Blogging.
  2. Schünemann HJ, Cook D, Guyatt G, American College of Chest Physicians (2008). "Methodology for antithrombotic and thrombolytic therapy guideline development: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-based Clinical Practice Guidelines (8th Edition).". Chest 133 (6 Suppl): 113S-122S. DOI:10.1378/chest.08-0666. PMID 18574261. Research Blogging.
  3. Matchar DB, Mark DB (2008). "Strategies for incorporating resource allocation and economic considerations: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines (8th Edition).". Chest 133 (6 Suppl): 132S-140S. DOI:10.1378/chest.08-0671. PMID 18574263. Research Blogging.