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Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Guidelines'

Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Guidelines'

A guideline is any document that aims to streamline particular processes according to a set routine. By definition, following a guideline is never mandatory (protocol would be a better term for a mandatory procedure). Guidelines are an essential part of the larger process of governance.

Guidelines may be issued by and used by any organization (governmental or private) to make the actions of its employees or divisions more predictable, and presumably of higher quality.

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  • Try Kegel Exercises for Urinary Incontinence, New Guidelines Say
    Kegel exercises, bladder training and, in some cases, weight loss are effective ways to treat urinary incontinence in women, and should be tried before the use of drug treatments, according to new recommendations. Urinary incontinence, or the involuntary release of urine, is a common problem that occurs in 44 to 57 percent of women ages 40 to 60, and 75 percent of Read more on this news related to 'Guidelines'
  • New Guidelines for a Better Peachtree Hoops Community
    We are proud of our community at Peachtree Hoops. We welcome dissent and ask people to stay civil. As we continue to grow, new guidelines have been created to help us build a better community. Read more on this news related to 'Guidelines'
  • New Guidelines for Sickle Cell Disease
    Title: New Guidelines for Sickle Cell Disease Category: Health News Created: 9/10/2014 2:36:00 PM Last Editorial Review: 9/11/2014 12:00:00 AM Read more on this news related to 'Guidelines'

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