Treatment Guidelines - 2017
Year:    Publication:
January 1, 2014 (Issue 137)  
February 1, 2014 (Issue 138)  
  • Drugs for HIV Infection
    Antiretroviral therapy is recommended for all HIV-infected patients, both to reduce the risk of disease progression and to prevent transmission of the virus to others. Various guidelines for treatment of HIV infection are...
March 1, 2014 (Issue 139)  
April 1, 2014 (Issue 140)  
  • Drugs for Peptic Ulcer Disease and GERD
    H2-RECEPTOR ANTAGONISTS (H2RAs) — Currently available H2RAs are listed in Table 1. These drugs inhibit the action of histamine at the H2-receptor of the gastric parietal cell, decreasing basal acid secretion and, to a lesser degree, food-stimulated acid secretion. All H2RAs are about equally effective for treatment of PUD and GERD. H2RAs are faster acting than PPIs...
May 1, 2014 (Issue 141)  
June 1, 2014 (Issue 142)  
  • Adult Immunization
    Vaccines recommended for adults residing in the US are reviewed here. Vaccines for travel have been reviewed separately.

    Eight vaccines are currently recommended by the US Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) for routine use in adults at various...