CHEST Guidelines and Consensus Statements
NEW! See updated articles:
Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of Thrombosis
Diagnosis and Management of Cough
Available Online First! Occupational and Environmental Contributions to Chronic Cough in Adults: CHEST Expert Panel Report (Online First)
Evaluation of Pulmonary Nodules: Clinical Practice Consensus Guidelines for Asia (Online First)
Technical Aspects of Endobronchial Ultrasound Guided Transbronchial Needle Aspiration (March 2016)
Antithrombotic Therapy for VTE Disease: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report (February 2016). This is an updated topic. A full list of topics can be found on the Antithrombotic Guideline page.
Treatment of Unexplained Chronic Cough: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report (January 2016)
Adult Bronchoscopy Training: Current State and Suggestions for the Future: CHEST Expert Panel Report (August 2015)
Somatic Cough Syndrome(Previously Referred to as Psychogenic Cough) and Tic Cough (PreviouslyReferred to as Habit Cough) in Adults and Children: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report (July 2015)
Assessment of Intervention Fidelity and Recommendations for Researchers Conducting Studies on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Cough in the Adult: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report (July 2015)
Executive Summary: Prevention of Acute Exacerbations of COPD: American College of Chest Physicians and Canadian Thoracic Society Guideline (April 2015)
Prevention of Acute Exacerbations of COPD: American College of Chest Physicians and Canadian Thoracic Society Guideline (April 2015)
Tools for Assessing Outcomes in Studies of Chronic Cough: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report (March 2015)
Care of the Critically Ill and Injured During Pandemics and Disasters: CHEST Consensus Statement (October 2014)
Pharmacological Therapy for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in Adults: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report (August 2014)
Diagnosis and Management of Lung Cancer, 3rd Ed: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines (May 2013) These Guidelines replace the Diagnosis and Management of Lung Cancer: ACCP Guidelines (2nd Edition) (September 2007)
American College of Chest Physicians and Society of Thoracic Surgeons Consensus Statement for Evaluation and Management for High-Risk Patients with Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (December 2012)
Monitoring of Nonsteroidal Immunosuppressive Drugs in Patients With Lung Disease and Lung Transplant Recipients: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines (November 2012)
Antithrombotic Therapy and the Prevention of Thrombosis, 9th ed: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-based Guidelines (February 2012). Resources related to these guidelines can be found on the ACCP Antithrombotic Guidelines 9th Ed page. Individual topics are being updated as new evidence is evaluated.
American College of Chest Physicians Consensus Statement on the Use of Topical Anesthesia, Analgesia, and Sedation During Flexible Bronchoscopy in Adult Patients (November 2011)
Articles published before 2011 can be found here.
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