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Standards, Guidelines and “The Real World”
There’s a lot of new material here that is evidence-based and it’s very exciting to get it out. I strongly agree there needs to be methods for clinicians to incorporate this material into their clinical practice.
One really important thing is even though this is now a guideline as opposed to a clinical standard, prior AMDG guidelines have turned out to form the core foundation for law, so that may come from some of this material as well.