BC Guidelines are clinical practice guidelines and protocols that provide recommendations to B.C. practitioners on delivering high quality, appropriate care to patients with specific clinical conditions or diseases.
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There are several ways to find the guidelines you are looking for. Browse the guidelines alphabetically or by topic area. You can also download the entire collection of BC Guidelines (ZIP, 32MB) for future reference.
Recently Published Guidelines
- Diabetes Care (2015)
- Asthma in Adults - Recognition, Diagnosis and Management (2015)
- Asthma in Children - Diagnosis and Management (2015)
- Chronic Heart Failure - Diagnosis and Management (2015)
- Atrial Fibrillation – Diagnosis and Management (2015)
- Use of Non-Vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulants (NOAC) in Non-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation (2015)
- Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack – Acute and Long-Term Management (2015)
- Warfarin Therapy - Management During Invasive Procedures and Surgery (2015)
- Warfarin Therapy Management (2015)
- Hypertension - Diagnosis and Management (2015)
Notice of Correction
In the previous 2015 version of the guideline: Warfarin Therapy – Management During Invasive Procedures and Surgery; Table 2. Pre-existing conditions associated with higher and lower risk of thrombosis, the conditions for higher and lower risk of thrombosis were reversed. This has since been corrected in the HTML and PDF versions (page 3).
Other Important News
Earn Continuing Medical Education Credits with BC Guidelines
With the launch of the College of Family Physicians of Canada's new Mainpro+ system, there are now more opportunities to earn credit for continuing medical education / continuing professional development through using and participating in the development of BC Guidelines. For more details, see Continuing Medical Education (CME) Credits.
BC Guidelines Mobile Website
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