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  • Roger Chou, Amir Qaseem, +4 authors Douglas K. Owens
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • 2007 (First Publication: 2 October 2007)
  • Low back pain is the fifth most common reason for all physician visits in the United States (1, 2). Approximately one quarter of U.S. adults reported having low back pain lasting at least 1 whole dayExpand
  • Amir Qaseem, Timothy J. Wilt, +9 authors Paul Shekelle
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • 2011 (First Publication: 2 August 2011)
  • DESCRIPTION This guideline is an official statement of the American College of Physicians (ACP), American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP), American Thoracic Society (ATS), and European RespiratoryExpand
  • Amir Qaseem, Vincenza Snow, +5 authors Douglas K. Owens
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • 2006 (First Publication: 18 April 2006)
  • Recommendations Recommendation 1: All patients undergoing noncardiothoracic surgery should be evaluated for the presence of the following significant risk factors for postoperative pulmonaryExpand
  • Amir Qaseem, Timothy J. Wilt, Robert M. McLean, Mary Ann Forciea
  • Medicine
  • Annals of internal medicine
  • 2017 (First Publication: 4 April 2017)
  • Description The American College of Physicians (ACP) developed this guideline to present the evidence and provide clinical recommendations on noninvasive treatment of low back pain. Methods UsingExpand
  • Amir Qaseem, Frode Forland, Fergus Macbeth, Guenter Ollenschlaeger, Sue E. Phillips, Philip J. van der Wees
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • 2012 (First Publication: 3 April 2012)
  • Guideline development processes vary substantially, and many guidelines do not meet basic quality criteria. Standards for guideline development can help organizations ensure that recommendations areExpand
  • Vincenza Snow, Amir Qaseem, +9 authors Douglas K. Owens
  • Medicine
  • Annals of family medicine
  • 2007 (First Publication: 4 March 2008)
  • Venous thromboembolism is a common condition affecting 7.1 persons per 10,000 person-years among community residents. Incidence rates for venous thromboembolism are higher in men, African-Americans,Expand
  • Amir Qaseem, Devan Kansagara, Mary Ann Forciea, Molly Cooke, Thomas D. Denberg
  • Medicine
  • Annals of internal medicine
  • 2016 (First Publication: 19 July 2016)
  • DESCRIPTION The American College of Physicians (ACP) developed this guideline to present the evidence and provide clinical recommendations on the management of chronic insomnia disorder in adults. Expand
  • Aaron M Harris, Lauri A Hicks, Amir Qaseem
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • 2016 (First Publication: 15 March 2016)
  • Acute respiratory tract infection (ARTI), which includes acute uncomplicated bronchitis, pharyngitis, rhinosinusitis, and the common cold, is the most common reason for acute outpatient physicianExpand
  • Amir Qaseem, Jon-Erik C. Holty, Douglas K. Owens, Paul Dallas, Melissa Starkey, Paul Shekelle
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • 2013 (First Publication: 1 October 2013)
  • DESCRIPTION The American College of Physicians (ACP) developed this guideline to present the evidence and provide clinical recommendations on the management of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) inExpand