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

(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 findings published in the journal International Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism, form part of the updated International Association of Athletics Federations' (IAAF) consensus statement on 'Sports Nutrition for Track and Field Athletes'.
Ultrasonography and the ultrasound-based management of thyroid nodules: consensus statement and recommendations.
A new consensus statement places renewed focus on maternal interpregnancy care, with a goal of extending care past the postpartum period to provide a wellness-maximizing continuum of care.
An article published in the International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance in 2017, titled 'Monitoring Athlete Training Loads: Consensus Statement' and compiled by Aspire Academy's sports science experts, reached more than 11,000 downloads worldwide and over 100 citations, making it the most downloaded research paper during the journal's 18 years in business.
The call is part of a Consensus Statement on Climate Change, launched recently by national academies and societies of science from around the Commonwealth, ahead of next month's Commonwealth Summit in the United Kingdom.
Consensus statement on the need for innovation, transition and implementation of developmental neurotoxicity (DNT) testing for regulatory purposes.
The American Hospital Association, America's Health Insurance Plans, American Medical Association, American Pharmacists Association, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, and Medical Group Management Association announced a consensus statement delineating where they agree the health care industry can improve the prior authorization process.
Sean Fahey MD, chair of the American College of Rheumatology's insurance subcommittee, said that, while the consensus statement is "a step in the right direction, like a lot of things, the devil is in the details.
More than 20 organisations led by NHS Health Scotland put their names to a consensus statement backing the devices' use for those trying to give up smoking.
"Current initiatives will not meet the water quality targets," the consensus statement says, calling for increased support and resources, as well as regulation to reduce agricultural run-off - a recommendation also made by a Queensland government taskforce.
Neurologist Jose Biller of Loyola University Medical Center is a co-author of the report, a consensus statement developed by the American Academy of Neurology.