consensus statement

consensus statement

 
a document developed by an independent panel of experts, usually multidisciplinary, convened to review the research literature for the purpose of advancing the understanding of an issue, procedure, or method.

consensus statement

a document developed by an independent panel of experts, usually multidisciplinary, convened to review the research literature for the purpose of advancing the understanding of an issue, procedure, or method.

consensus statement

(stat'ment)
A comprehensive summary of the opinions of a panel of experts about a particular scientific, medical, nursing, or administrative issue. Its purpose is to provide guidance to health care professionals, esp. on controversial or poorly understood aspects of care. See: position statement
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The patient organisations involved have put their name to the consensus statement and will be urgently seeking meetings with European regulatory and professional bodies over the coming weeks.
ADDRESSING concerns about bone health as well as vitamin D and calcium intake, the National Institutes of Health in February released a new consensus statement on lactose intolerance.
A "consensus workshop" last month, attended by 54 nurse leaders representing a range of nursing organisatiOns, developed a consensus statement on the registered nurse (RN) scope of practice.
McKenna College directed work on the consensus statement.
Pages include a message board, a chat line, a copy of the consensus statement developed by the young people, links and HIV information.
The consensus statement noted that, while many treatments are currently available for menopause-related symptoms (especially hot flashes and vaginal discomfort), research on their efficacy is either inconclusive or not yet available.
An interdisciplinary panel, led by the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) and the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry (AAGP), issued a consensus statement calling for:
The next slide was titled "the ruthless inventory," and the five principles articulated were: "begin where the parish is; build safe spaces; ground every effort in prayer, Scripture, Catholic teaching, and traditions; craft a parish consensus statement of inclusion; and increase personal contact with (LBGT) persons.
Michael Yessis regarding the Consensus Statement of the 1st International Exercise-Associated Hyponatremia Consensus Development Conference.
They drafted a consensus statement to outline dearly the best ways to evaluate and treat depression associated with MS.
New data have prompted an update of a widely cited consensus statement on biologic agents for rheumatic arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and other rheumatic diseases, according to Dr.
Additional force sensing-related topics discussed at the Heart Rhythm meeting include the 2012 HRS/EHRA/ECAS Expert Consensus Statement on Catheter and Surgical Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation, which was released in March.