EAST GRADE & Practice Management Guidelines Training & Resources

The following GRADE resources are used and were used by EAST in the development of Practice Management Guidelines (PMGs): 

EAST In House GRADE Training

January 15, 2019
JW Marriott Austin, Austin, Texas

  12-Step Checklist for EAST PMGs Development - January 2019

Order of Presentations and Slides:

 12 Steps to EAST Practice Management Guideline (PMG) Development (January 2019)

  • George Kasotakis, MD, MPH; John Como, MD, MPH; Bryce Robinson, MD, MS; Elliott Haut, MD, PhD

EAST PMG Development Using GRADE - Video Series (January 2018) 

 How to Write an EAST Practice Management Guideline (PMG) Using Grade: A Step-By-Step How-To-Guide (October 2016)

  • Rachael A. Callcut, MD, MSPH; Ali S. Raja MD, MBA, MPH; John Como, MD, MPH; Mayur B. Patel, MD, MPH; Catherine Velopulos, MD, MHS; William C. Chiu, MD; Andrew J. Kerwin, MD; Brandyn D Lau, MPH; Paula Ferrada, MD; Philipp Dahm, MD; Shahnaz Sultan, MD; Yngve Falck-Ytter, MD; Elliott R. Haut, MD, PhD; Bryce R.H. Robinson, MD, MS

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery EAST PMG Supplement (November 2012)

  • The special Practice Management Guidelines supplement has been published by the Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery - November 2012.  This special supplement features 12 EAST Practice Management Guidelines developed and updated by EAST members.

 The Eastern Association of the Surgery of Trauma approach to practice management guideline development using Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development, and Evaluation (GRADE) methodology (2012)

  • Andrew J. Kerwin, MD, Elliott R. Haut, MD, J. Bracken Burns, DO, John J. Como, MD, Adil Haider, MD, Nicole Stassen, MD, Philipp Dahm, MD, and Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma Practice Management Guidelines Ad Hoc Committee

  • Visit the EAST Education Center and earn CME on this topic.

 Utilizing Evidenced Based Outcomes Measures to Develop Practice Management Guidelines (2000)

  • Prior to GRADE, EAST utilized Evidence Based Outcomes Measures in Practice Management Guideline Development.  The information linked below is for reference. This method is no longer used by EAST to develop Practice Management Guidelines.